#6b8abd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b8abd is composed of 42% red, 54.1% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 43.4% cyan, 27% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 217.3 degrees, a saturation of 38.3% and a lightness of 58%. #6b8abd color hex could be obtained by blending #d6ffff with #00157b. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 42
    • G 54
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 43
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#6b8abd color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#6b8abd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b8abd has RGB values of R:107, G:138, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.43, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 7047869.

Hex triplet 6b8abd #6b8abd
RGB Decimal 107, 138, 189 rgb(107,138,189)
RGB Percent 42, 54.1, 74.1 rgb(42%,54.1%,74.1%)
CMYK 43, 27, 0, 26
HSL 217.3°, 38.3, 58 hsl(217.3,38.3%,58%)
HSV (or HSB) 217.3°, 43.4, 74.1
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 57.052, 2.615, -30.058
XYZ 24.335, 24.976, 51.68
xyY 0.241, 0.247, 24.976
CIE-LCH 57.052, 30.171, 274.972
CIE-LUV 57.052, -16.42, -46.429
Hunter-Lab 49.976, -0.539, -26.328
Binary 01101011, 10001010, 10111101

Color Schemes with #6b8abd

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Alternatives to #6b8abd

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#6b8abd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b8abd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b8abd;}
.background {background-color:#6b8abd;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b8abd;}

Shades and Tints of #6b8abd

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f3f5f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b8abd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8c929c is the less saturated color, while #297aff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b8abd is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #878787 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #818892 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7f8dbe Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7c8dc1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6796a1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #788cbd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #768cbf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6991ab Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population