#6b8dad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b8dad is composed of 42% red, 55.3% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 38.2% cyan, 18.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 209.1 degrees, a saturation of 28.7% and a lightness of 54.9%. #6b8dad color hex could be obtained by blending #d6ffff with #001b5b. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 42
    • G 55
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 38
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#6b8dad color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#6b8dad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b8dad has RGB values of R:107, G:141, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.38, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 7048621.

Hex triplet 6b8dad #6b8dad
RGB Decimal 107, 141, 173 rgb(107,141,173)
RGB Percent 42, 55.3, 67.8 rgb(42%,55.3%,67.8%)
CMYK 38, 18, 0, 32
HSL 209.1°, 28.7, 54.9 hsl(209.1,28.7%,54.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.1°, 38.2, 67.8
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 57.262, -3.623, -20.622
XYZ 23.129, 25.192, 43.177
xyY 0.253, 0.275, 25.192
CIE-LCH 57.262, 20.938, 260.036
CIE-LUV 57.262, -17.46, -30.508
Hunter-Lab 50.191, -5.578, -15.87
Binary 01101011, 10001101, 10101101

Color Schemes with #6b8dad

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Alternatives to #6b8dad

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#6b8dad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b8dad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b8dad;}
.background {background-color:#6b8dad;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b8dad;}

Shades and Tints of #6b8dad

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 #6b8dad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #868c92 is the less saturated color, while #1b8ffd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b8dad 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
  • #878eae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #888db3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6d95a0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d8dad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7e8db1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6c92a5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population