#6c0000 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6c0000 is composed of 42.4% red, 0% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 100% yellow and 57.6% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 21.2%. #6c0000 color hex could be obtained by blending #d80000 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #660000.

    • R 42
    • G 0
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 100
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#6c0000 color description : Very dark red.

#6c0000 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6c0000 has RGB values of R:108, G:0, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:1, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 7077888.

Hex triplet 6c0000 #6c0000
RGB Decimal 108, 0, 0 rgb(108,0,0)
RGB Percent 42.4, 0, 0 rgb(42.4%,0%,0%)
CMYK 0, 100, 100, 58
HSL 0°, 100, 21.2 hsl(0,100%,21.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 100, 42.4
Web Safe 660000 #660000
CIE-LAB 20.785, 42.551, 31.69
XYZ 6.185, 3.189, 0.29
xyY 0.64, 0.33, 3.189
CIE-LCH 20.785, 53.055, 36.677
CIE-LUV 20.785, 68.327, 14.74
Hunter-Lab 17.858, 30.569, 11.538
Binary 01101100, 00000000, 00000000

Color Schemes with #6c0000

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Alternatives to #6c0000

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#6c0000 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6c0000

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6c0000;}
.background {background-color:#6c0000;}
.border {border:1px solid #6c0000;}

Shades and Tints of #6c0000

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, #0a0000 is the darkest color, while #fff5f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6c0000

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3a3232 is the less saturated color, while #6c0000 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6c0000 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.

  • #202020 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2f1a1a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #433c10 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4b3900 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #720c00 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #52260a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #572400 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #700800 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population