#6b8cad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b8cad is composed of 42% red, 54.9% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 38.2% cyan, 19.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 210 degrees, a saturation of 28.7% and a lightness of 54.9%. #6b8cad color hex could be obtained by blending #d6ffff with #00195b. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 42
    • G 55
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 38
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#6b8cad color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#6b8cad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b8cad has RGB values of R:107, G:140, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.38, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 7048365.

Hex triplet 6b8cad #6b8cad
RGB Decimal 107, 140, 173 rgb(107,140,173)
RGB Percent 42, 54.9, 67.8 rgb(42%,54.9%,67.8%)
CMYK 38, 19, 0, 32
HSL 210°, 28.7, 54.9 hsl(210,28.7%,54.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 210°, 38.2, 67.8
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 56.976, -3.053, -21.059
XYZ 22.983, 24.898, 43.128
xyY 0.253, 0.274, 24.898
CIE-LCH 56.976, 21.279, 261.751
CIE-LUV 56.976, -17.046, -31.25
Hunter-Lab 49.898, -5.106, -16.317
Binary 01101011, 10001100, 10101101

Color Schemes with #6b8cad

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Alternatives to #6b8cad

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#6b8cad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b8cad

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Shades and Tints of #6b8cad

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, #020303 is the darkest color, while #f6f8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b8cad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #868c92 is the less saturated color, while #1b8cfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b8cad 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
  • #81878e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #868dae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #878cb3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6d959f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7c8cad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7d8cb0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6c91a4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population