#6c757e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6c757e is composed of 42.4% red, 45.9% green and 49.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.3% cyan, 7.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 50.6% black. It has a hue angle of 210 degrees, a saturation of 7.7% and a lightness of 45.9%. #6c757e color hex could be obtained by blending #d8eafc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 42
    • G 46
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 14
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#6c757e color description : Dark grayish blue.

#6c757e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6c757e has RGB values of R:108, G:117, B:126 and CMYK values of C:0.14, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 7107966.

Hex triplet 6c757e #6c757e
RGB Decimal 108, 117, 126 rgb(108,117,126)
RGB Percent 42.4, 45.9, 49.4 rgb(42.4%,45.9%,49.4%)
CMYK 14, 7, 0, 51
HSL 210°, 7.7, 45.9 hsl(210,7.7%,45.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 210°, 14.3, 49.4
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 48.781, -1.376, -6.093
XYZ 16.311, 17.417, 22.24
xyY 0.291, 0.311, 17.417
CIE-LCH 48.781, 6.246, 257.278
CIE-LUV 48.781, -5.286, -8.268
Hunter-Lab 41.734, -3.27, -2.382
Binary 01101100, 01110101, 01111110

Color Schemes with #6c757e

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Alternatives to #6c757e

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#6c757e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6c757e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6c757e;}
.background {background-color:#6c757e;}
.border {border:1px solid #6c757e;}

Shades and Tints of #6c757e

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, #08090a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6c757e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #757575 is the less saturated color, while #0975e1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6c757e 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.

  • #737373 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #727375 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7a7a83 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #817786 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #737c85 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #757881 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #797683 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #707982 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population