#6b8caa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b8caa is composed of 42% red, 54.9% green and 66.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 37.1% cyan, 17.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.3% black. It has a hue angle of 208.6 degrees, a saturation of 27% and a lightness of 54.3%. #6b8caa color hex could be obtained by blending #d6ffff with #001955. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 42
    • G 55
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 37
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#6b8caa color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#6b8caa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b8caa has RGB values of R:107, G:140, B:170 and CMYK values of C:0.37, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 7048362.

Hex triplet 6b8caa #6b8caa
RGB Decimal 107, 140, 170 rgb(107,140,170)
RGB Percent 42, 54.9, 66.7 rgb(42%,54.9%,66.7%)
CMYK 37, 18, 0, 33
HSL 208.6°, 27, 54.3 hsl(208.6,27%,54.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.6°, 37.1, 66.7
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 56.864, -3.871, -19.516
XYZ 22.696, 24.783, 41.616
xyY 0.255, 0.278, 24.783
CIE-LCH 56.864, 19.896, 258.781
CIE-LUV 56.864, -17.018, -28.689
Hunter-Lab 49.783, -5.744, -14.715
Binary 01101011, 10001100, 10101010

Color Schemes with #6b8caa

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Alternatives to #6b8caa

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#6b8caa Preview

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Shades and Tints of #6b8caa

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f4f6f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b8caa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #868b8f is the less saturated color, while #1a90fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b8caa 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.

  • #868686 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #81878d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #878dab Protanopia 1% of men
  • #898cb0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6e949f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d8caa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7e8cae Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6d91a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population