#6a9a8e Color Information

#6a9a8e 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 #6a9a8e, and its official name is Little League. In RGB, it consists of 41.6% Red, 60.4% Green, and 55.7% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 31.2% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 7.8% Yellow, and 39.6% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 165.0°, with saturation of 19.2% and lightness of 51%. The decimal value for #6a9a8e is 6986382, and its nearest "web safe" color is #669999. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #6a9a8e is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#6a9a8e Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorLittle League Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color106, 154, 142 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color41.6%, 60.4%, 55.7% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.584, 0.396, 0.443 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.312, 0, 0.078, 0.396 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color165.0°, 19.2%, 51.0% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color165.0°, 31.2%, 60.4% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color22.382, 28.128, 29.841 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color106, 133, 154 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code6986382 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color60.005, -18.845, 1.131 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)60.005, 18.878, 176.566 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color60.005, -23.505, 4.593 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color53.036, -17.484, 3.766 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.279, 0.350, 28.128 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4285176462 / 0xff6a9a8e Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#669999 Copy
Last Updated: March 20, 2023

Shades of #6a9a8e

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #6a9a8e, its pure hue is 165.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 19.2%, and its lightness is 51.0%. 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 9 different shades of #6a9a8e, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0d1312 to #5d877c.

Tints of #6a9a8e

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #6a9a8e, its pure hue is 165.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 19.2%, and its lightness is 51.0%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #6a9a8e, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #7da79c to #ecf2f1.

Tones of #6a9a8e

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #6a9a8e, its pure hue is 165.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 19.2%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #6a9a8e, which range from #828282 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #05ffc1 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #6a9a8e

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #6a9a8e! For #6a9a8e, 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, #6a9a8e. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #6a9a8e

This color, #6a9a8e, consists of 41.6% Red, 60.4% Green, and 55.7% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 106, Green = 154, Blue = 142. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #6a9a8e is 31.2% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 7.8% Yellow, and 39.6% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R41.6%
C31.2%
G60.4%
M0.0%
B55.7%
Y7.8%
K39.6%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 106 154 142
Octal 152 232 216
Hexa #6a #9a #8e
Binary 01101010 10011010 10001110
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 31 0 7 39
Octal 37 0 7 47
Hexa #1f #00 #07 #27
Binary 00011111 00000000 00000111 00100111

Analogous Colors of #6a9a8e

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #6a9a8e — which has hue 165.0° — its analogous colors are located at 135.0° and 195.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #6a9a8e.

Triadic Colors of #6a9a8e

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 #6a9a8e — which has hue 165.0° — its triadic colors are located at 45.0° and 285.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #6a9a8e.

Complementary Color of #6a9a8e

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #6a9a8e — which has hue 165.0° — its complementary color is located at 345.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #6a9a8e.

Split Complementary Colors of #6a9a8e

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 #6a9a8e — which has hue 165.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 15.0° and 315.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #6a9a8e.

Tetradic Colors of #6a9a8e

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 #6a9a8e — which has hue 165.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 75.0°, 165.0°, 255.0°, and 345.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #6a9a8e.

Monochromatic Colors of #6a9a8e

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #6a9a8e, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #3d4a47 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #afd3ca (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #6a9a8e

We want to make getting started with #6a9a8e on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #6a9a8e into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #6a9a8e 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 #6a9a8e with other HTML elements.

#6a9a8e Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #6a9a8e.
<span style="color: #6a9a8e;">The color of this text is #6a9a8e.</span>

#6a9a8e Background Color

The background color for this text is #6a9a8e.
<div style="background-color: #6a9a8e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #6a9a8e.</div>

#6a9a8e Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #6a9a8e.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #6a9a8e;">This color for the shadow of this text is #6a9a8e.</span>

#6a9a8e Border Color

This is a div with border color #6a9a8e.
<div style="border: #6a9a8e 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #6a9a8e.</div>

#6a9a8e Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #6a9a8e on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #6a9a8e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #6a9a8e on a white background.</div></div>

#6a9a8e Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #6a9a8e on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #6a9a8e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #6a9a8e on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #6a9a8e to White

This is a gradient from #6a9a8e to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#6a9a8e,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#6a9a8e,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#6a9a8e,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#6a9a8e,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #6a9a8e to white.</div>

Gradient from #6a9a8e to Black

This is a gradient from #6a9a8e to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#6a9a8e,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#6a9a8e,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#6a9a8e,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#6a9a8e,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #6a9a8e to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #6a9a8e

In addition to using #6a9a8e 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 #6a9a8e in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #6a9a8e, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 106, Green = 154, Blue = 142). If you need details about the color coordinates of #6a9a8e 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 #6a9a8e
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(106, 154, 142)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #6a9a8e; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #6a9a8e; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #6a9a8e; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(106, 154, 142);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#6a9a8e")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:106, green:154, blue:142, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:106 green:154 blue:142 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(106f, 154f, 142f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(106, 154, 142);
 

#6a9a8e Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #6a9a8e the same way. For those with color blindness, #6a9a8e might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #6a9a8e looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #6a9a8e 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 #6a9a8e 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 #6a9a8e 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

Not Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #6a9a8e 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 3.2:1 against white. While there are some situations where this contrast is high enough to be considered accessible under the AA or AAA level standards, it is not high enough to be considered accessible in all cases. Details about the specific circumstances where #6a9a8e would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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