#6b8ed9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6b8ed9 is composed of 42% red, 55.7% green and 85.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 50.7% cyan, 34.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 220.9 degrees, a saturation of 59.1% and a lightness of 63.5%. #6b8ed9 color hex could be obtained by blending #d6ffff with #001db3. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 42
    • G 56
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 51
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#6b8ed9 color description : Soft blue.

#6b8ed9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6b8ed9 has RGB values of R:107, G:142, B:217 and CMYK values of C:0.51, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 7048921.

Hex triplet 6b8ed9 #6b8ed9
RGB Decimal 107, 142, 217 rgb(107,142,217)
RGB Percent 42, 55.7, 85.1 rgb(42%,55.7%,85.1%)
CMYK 51, 35, 0, 15
HSL 220.9°, 59.1, 63.5 hsl(220.9,59.1%,63.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 220.9°, 50.7, 85.1
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 59.416, 8.642, -42.139
XYZ 28.258, 27.48, 69.457
xyY 0.226, 0.219, 27.48
CIE-LCH 59.416, 43.015, 281.589
CIE-LUV 59.416, -18.253, -67.32
Hunter-Lab 52.422, 4.483, -41.862
Binary 01101011, 10001110, 11011001

Color Schemes with #6b8ed9

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Alternatives to #6b8ed9

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#6b8ed9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6b8ed9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6b8ed9;}
.background {background-color:#6b8ed9;}
.border {border:1px solid #6b8ed9;}

Shades and Tints of #6b8ed9

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, #020408 is the darkest color, while #f7f9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6b8ed9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9da0a7 is the less saturated color, while #4781fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6b8ed9 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.

  • #8c8c8c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #858c9b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7992d9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6f94da Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5e9ea9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7490d9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6d92da Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6298bb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population