#6e6c79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #6e6c79 is composed of 43.1% red, 42.4% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.1% cyan, 10.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 249.2 degrees, a saturation of 5.7% and a lightness of 44.9%. #6e6c79 color hex could be obtained by blending #dcd8f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 43
    • G 42
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 9
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#6e6c79 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#6e6c79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #6e6c79 has RGB values of R:110, G:108, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 7236729.

Hex triplet 6e6c79 #6e6c79
RGB Decimal 110, 108, 121 rgb(110,108,121)
RGB Percent 43.1, 42.4, 47.5 rgb(43.1%,42.4%,47.5%)
CMYK 9, 11, 0, 53
HSL 249.2°, 5.7, 44.9 hsl(249.2,5.7%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 249.2°, 10.7, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 46.205, 3.531, -6.933
XYZ 15.244, 15.421, 20.262
xyY 0.299, 0.303, 15.421
CIE-LCH 46.205, 7.78, 296.991
CIE-LUV 46.205, 0.334, -10.069
Hunter-Lab 39.269, 0.57, -3.103
Binary 01101110, 01101100, 01111001

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Alternatives to #6e6c79

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#6e6c79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #6e6c79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#6e6c79;}
.background {background-color:#6e6c79;}
.border {border:1px solid #6e6c79;}

Shades and Tints of #6e6c79

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, #060607 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #6e6c79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e6c79 is the less saturated color, while #2502e3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #6e6c79 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.

  • #6e6e6e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6e6e70 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #737480 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7a7280 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74747c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #71717d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #756f7d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #72717b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population