#6b8e23 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b8e23 (also known as Olive Drab) is composed of 42% red, 55.7% green and 13.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 24.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 75.4% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 79.6 degrees, a saturation of 60.5% and a lightness of 34.7%. #6b8e23 color hex could be obtained by blending #d6ff46 with #001d00. Closest websafe color is: #669933.

    • R 42
    • G 56
    • B 14
    RGB color chart
    • C 25
    • M 0
    • Y 75
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#6b8e23 color description : Dark green.

#6b8e23 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b8e23 has RGB values of R:107, G:142, B:35 and CMYK values of C:0.25, M:0, Y:0.75, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 7048739.

Hex triplet 6b8e23 #6b8e23
RGB Decimal 107, 142, 35 rgb(107,142,35)
RGB Percent 42, 55.7, 13.7 rgb(42%,55.7%,13.7%)
CMYK 25, 0, 75, 44
HSL 79.6°, 60.5, 34.7 hsl(79.6,60.5%,34.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 79.6°, 75.4, 55.7
Web Safe 669933 #669933
CIE-LAB 54.65, -28.223, 49.689
XYZ 16.04, 22.593, 5.106
xyY 0.367, 0.517, 22.593
CIE-LCH 54.65, 57.145, 119.596
CIE-LUV 54.65, -17.446, 57.439
Hunter-Lab 47.532, -22.947, 26.903
Binary 01101011, 10001110, 00100011

Color Schemes with #6b8e23

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Alternatives to #6b8e23

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#6b8e23 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b8e23

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b8e23;}
.background {background-color:#6b8e23;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b8e23;}

Shades and Tints of #6b8e23

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f7fbf0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b8e23

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b5e53 is the less saturated color, while #77b001 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b8e23 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.

  • #777777 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #757c66 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #99892b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a98236 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #808a94 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #888b28 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #92862f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #788b6b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population