#6a0ead Color Information

#6a0ead Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #6a0ead. In RGB, it consists of 41.6% Red, 5.5% Green, and 67.8% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 38.7% Cyan, 91.9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 32.2% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 274.7°, with saturation of 85% and lightness of 36.7%. The decimal value for #6a0ead is 6950573, and its nearest "web safe" color is #660099. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #6a0ead is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is magenta. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#6a0ead Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color106, 14, 173 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color41.6%, 5.5%, 67.8% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.584, 0.945, 0.322 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.387, 0.919, 0, 0.322 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color274.7°, 85.0%, 36.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color274.7°, 91.9%, 67.8% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color13.644, 6.395, 40.050 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color106, 14, 173 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code6950573 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color30.389, 61.847, -63.319 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)30.389, 88.512, 314.326 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color30.389, 15.693, -86.036 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color25.289, 52.046, -76.195 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.227, 0.106, 6.395 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4285140653 / 0xff6a0ead Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#660099 Copy

Shades of #6a0ead

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #6a0ead, its pure hue is 274.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 85.0%, and its lightness is 36.7%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #6a0ead, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #06010a to #640da3.

Tints of #6a0ead

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #6a0ead, its pure hue is 274.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 85.0%, and its lightness is 36.7%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #6a0ead, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #731cb2 to #f6f1fa.

Tones of #6a0ead

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #6a0ead, its pure hue is 274.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 85.0%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #6a0ead, which range from #5e5e5e (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #6c00bb (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #6a0ead

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #6a0ead! For #6a0ead, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #6a0ead. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #6a0ead

This color, #6a0ead, consists of 41.6% Red, 5.5% Green, and 67.8% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 106, Green = 14, Blue = 173. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #6a0ead is 38.7% Cyan, 91.9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 32.2% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R41.6%
C38.7%
G5.5%
M91.9%
B67.8%
Y0.0%
K32.2%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 106 14 173
Octal 152 16 255
Hexa #6a #0e #ad
Binary 01101010 00001110 10101101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 38 91 0 32
Octal 46 133 0 40
Hexa #26 #5b #00 #20
Binary 00100110 01011011 00000000 00100000

Analogous Colors of #6a0ead

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #6a0ead — which has hue 274.7° — its analogous colors are located at 244.7° and 304.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #6a0ead.

Triadic Colors of #6a0ead

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #6a0ead — which has hue 274.7° — its triadic colors are located at 34.7° and 274.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #6a0ead.

Complementary Color of #6a0ead

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #6a0ead — which has hue 274.7° — its complementary color is located at 94.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #6a0ead.

Split Complementary Colors of #6a0ead

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #6a0ead — which has hue 274.7° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 64.7° and 274.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #6a0ead.

Tetradic Colors of #6a0ead

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #6a0ead — which has hue 274.7° — its tetradic colors are located at 184.7°, 274.7°, 4.7°, and 94.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #6a0ead.

Monochromatic Colors of #6a0ead

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #6a0ead, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #340b53 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #9d22f6 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #6a0ead

We want to make getting started with #6a0ead on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #6a0ead into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #6a0ead can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #6a0ead with other HTML elements.

#6a0ead Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #6a0ead.
<span style="color: #6a0ead;">The color of this text is #6a0ead.</span>

#6a0ead Background Color

The background color for this text is #6a0ead.
<div style="background-color: #6a0ead; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #6a0ead.</div>

#6a0ead Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #6a0ead.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #6a0ead;">This color for the shadow of this text is #6a0ead.</span>

#6a0ead Border Color

This is a div with border color #6a0ead.
<div style="border: #6a0ead 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #6a0ead.</div>

#6a0ead Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #6a0ead on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #6a0ead; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #6a0ead on a white background.</div></div>

#6a0ead Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #6a0ead on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #6a0ead; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #6a0ead on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #6a0ead to White

This is a gradient from #6a0ead to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#6a0ead,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#6a0ead,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#6a0ead,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#6a0ead,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #6a0ead to white.</div>

Gradient from #6a0ead to Black

This is a gradient from #6a0ead to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#6a0ead,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#6a0ead,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#6a0ead,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#6a0ead,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #6a0ead to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #6a0ead

In addition to using #6a0ead on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #6a0ead in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #6a0ead, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 106, Green = 14, Blue = 173). If you need details about the color coordinates of #6a0ead in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #6a0ead
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(106, 14, 173)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #6a0ead; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #6a0ead; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #6a0ead; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(106, 14, 173);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#6a0ead")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:106, green:14, blue:173, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:106 green:14 blue:173 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(106f, 14f, 173f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(106, 14, 173);
 

#6a0ead Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #6a0ead the same way. For those with color blindness, #6a0ead might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #6a0ead looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #6a0ead is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #6a0ead looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #6a0ead will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Recommended

We analyzed whether #6a0ead is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 9.2:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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