#6c6579 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6c6579 is composed of 42.4% red, 39.6% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.7% cyan, 16.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 261 degrees, a saturation of 9% and a lightness of 43.5%. #6c6579 color hex could be obtained by blending #d8caf2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 42
    • G 40
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 11
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#6c6579 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#6c6579 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6c6579 has RGB values of R:108, G:101, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.11, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 7103865.

Hex triplet 6c6579 #6c6579
RGB Decimal 108, 101, 121 rgb(108,101,121)
RGB Percent 42.4, 39.6, 47.5 rgb(42.4%,39.6%,47.5%)
CMYK 11, 17, 0, 53
HSL 261°, 9, 43.5 hsl(261,9%,43.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 261°, 16.5, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 44.055, 7.005, -10.173
XYZ 14.289, 13.876, 20.014
xyY 0.297, 0.288, 13.876
CIE-LCH 44.055, 12.351, 304.549
CIE-LUV 44.055, 2.576, -15.017
Hunter-Lab 37.251, 3.281, -5.78
Binary 01101100, 01100101, 01111001

Color Schemes with #6c6579

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Alternatives to #6c6579

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#6c6579 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6c6579

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6c6579;}
.background {background-color:#6c6579;}
.border {border:1px solid #6c6579;}

Shades and Tints of #6c6579

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, #030303 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6c6579

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f6e70 is the less saturated color, while #5007d7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6c6579 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.

  • #696969 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6a686c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c6f81 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #726d7f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #716e76 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c6b7e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #706a7d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6f6b77 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population