#6c51a5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6c51a5 is composed of 42.4% red, 31.8% green and 64.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.5% cyan, 50.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.3% black. It has a hue angle of 259.3 degrees, a saturation of 34.1% and a lightness of 48.2%. #6c51a5 color hex could be obtained by blending #d8a2ff with #00004b. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 42
    • G 32
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 35
    • M 51
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#6c51a5 color description : Dark moderate violet.

#6c51a5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6c51a5 has RGB values of R:108, G:81, B:165 and CMYK values of C:0.35, M:0.51, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 7098789.

Hex triplet 6c51a5 #6c51a5
RGB Decimal 108, 81, 165 rgb(108,81,165)
RGB Percent 42.4, 31.8, 64.7 rgb(42.4%,31.8%,64.7%)
CMYK 35, 51, 0, 35
HSL 259.3°, 34.1, 48.2 hsl(259.3,34.1%,48.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 259.3°, 50.9, 64.7
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 40.88, 30.429, -41.537
XYZ 15.917, 11.79, 37.032
xyY 0.246, 0.182, 11.79
CIE-LCH 40.88, 51.49, 306.225
CIE-LUV 40.88, 6.215, -63.315
Hunter-Lab 34.336, 22.659, -39.911
Binary 01101100, 01010001, 10100101

Color Schemes with #6c51a5

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Alternatives to #6c51a5

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#6c51a5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6c51a5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6c51a5;}
.background {background-color:#6c51a5;}
.border {border:1px solid #6c51a5;}

Shades and Tints of #6c51a5

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, #050307 is the darkest color, while #faf9fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6c51a5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7a777f is the less saturated color, while #5105f1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6c51a5 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.

  • #636363 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #655f70 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3e66b3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3e69a4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #656870 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4e5eae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4f60a4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #676083 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population