#6e5997 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6e5997 is composed of 43.1% red, 34.9% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 27.2% cyan, 41.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 260.3 degrees, a saturation of 25.8% and a lightness of 47.1%. #6e5997 color hex could be obtained by blending #dcb2ff with #00002f. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 43
    • G 35
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#6e5997 color description : Mostly desaturated dark violet.

#6e5997 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6e5997 has RGB values of R:110, G:89, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 7231895.

Hex triplet 6e5997 #6e5997
RGB Decimal 110, 89, 151 rgb(110,89,151)
RGB Percent 43.1, 34.9, 59.2 rgb(43.1%,34.9%,59.2%)
CMYK 27, 41, 0, 41
HSL 260.3°, 25.8, 47.1 hsl(260.3,25.8%,47.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 260.3°, 41.1, 59.2
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 42.299, 22.398, -30.923
XYZ 15.588, 12.694, 30.905
xyY 0.263, 0.214, 12.694
CIE-LCH 42.299, 38.183, 305.916
CIE-LUV 42.299, 5.988, -47.222
Hunter-Lab 35.629, 15.744, -26.49
Binary 01101110, 01011001, 10010111

Color Schemes with #6e5997

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Alternatives to #6e5997

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#6e5997 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6e5997

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6e5997;}
.background {background-color:#6e5997;}
.border {border:1px solid #6e5997;}

Shades and Tints of #6e5997

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, #020203 is the darkest color, while #f7f6f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6e5997

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #77757b is the less saturated color, while #5306ea is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6e5997 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.

  • #666666 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #686370 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #556aa2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #576b98 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6c6b72 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e639e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5f6498 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6c647f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population