#6c8996 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6c8996 is composed of 42.4% red, 53.7% green and 58.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 28% cyan, 8.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 41.2% black. It has a hue angle of 198.6 degrees, a saturation of 16.7% and a lightness of 50.6%. #6c8996 color hex could be obtained by blending #d8ffff with #00132d. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 42
    • G 54
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 28
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#6c8996 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#6c8996 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6c8996 has RGB values of R:108, G:137, B:150 and CMYK values of C:0.28, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 7113110.

Hex triplet 6c8996 #6c8996
RGB Decimal 108, 137, 150 rgb(108,137,150)
RGB Percent 42.4, 53.7, 58.8 rgb(42.4%,53.7%,58.8%)
CMYK 28, 9, 0, 41
HSL 198.6°, 16.7, 50.6 hsl(198.6,16.7%,50.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.6°, 28, 58.8
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 55.36, -7.084, -10.294
XYZ 20.634, 23.281, 32.259
xyY 0.271, 0.306, 23.281
CIE-LCH 55.36, 12.496, 235.466
CIE-LUV 55.36, -15.086, -13.895
Hunter-Lab 48.25, -8.104, -5.865
Binary 01101100, 10001001, 10010110

Color Schemes with #6c8996

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Alternatives to #6c8996

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#6c8996 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6c8996

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6c8996;}
.background {background-color:#6c8996;}
.border {border:1px solid #6c8996;}

Shades and Tints of #6c8996

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, #010202 is the darkest color, while #f5f7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6c8996

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f8283 is the less saturated color, while #0baef7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6c8996 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.

  • #828282 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7e8386 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #898a98 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8e879e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #738f99 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e8997 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #81889b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #708d98 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population