#c6c1c5 Color Information

#c6c1c5 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 #c6c1c5, and its official name is Such Melodrama. In RGB, it consists of 77.6% Red, 75.7% Green, and 77.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 2.5% Magenta, 0.5% Yellow, and 22.4% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 312.0°, with saturation of 4.2% and lightness of 76.7%. The decimal value for #c6c1c5 is 13025733, and its nearest "web safe" color is #cccccc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #c6c1c5 is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is red.
  • HexHex code for this color#c6c1c5 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorSuch Melodrama Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color198, 193, 197 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color77.6%, 75.7%, 77.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.224, 0.243, 0.227 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.025, 0.005, 0.224 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color312.0°, 4.2%, 76.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color312.0°, 2.5%, 77.6% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color52.437, 54.177, 60.517 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color198, 193, 197 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code13025733 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color78.565, 2.474, -1.395 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)78.565, 2.840, 330.575 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color78.565, 2.615, -2.525 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color73.605, -1.644, 2.776 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.314, 0.324, 54.177 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4291215813 / 0xffc6c1c5 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#cccccc Copy

Shades of #c6c1c5

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #c6c1c5, its pure hue is 312.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 4.2%, and its lightness is 76.7%. 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 #c6c1c5, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0c0b0c to #bab6b9.

Tints of #c6c1c5

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #c6c1c5, its pure hue is 312.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 4.2%, and its lightness is 76.7%. 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 #c6c1c5, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #c9c5c8 to #fcfbfc.

Tones of #c6c1c5

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #c6c1c5, its pure hue is 312.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 4.2%, 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 #c6c1c5, which range from #c4c4c4 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #ff88e7 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #c6c1c5

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #c6c1c5! For #c6c1c5, 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, #c6c1c5. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #c6c1c5

This color, #c6c1c5, consists of 77.6% Red, 75.7% Green, and 77.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 198, Green = 193, Blue = 197. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #c6c1c5 is 0% Cyan, 2.5% Magenta, 0.5% Yellow, and 22.4% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R77.6%
C0.0%
G75.7%
M2.5%
B77.3%
Y0.5%
K22.4%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 198 193 197
Octal 306 301 305
Hexa #c6 #c1 #c5
Binary 11000110 11000001 11000101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 2 0 22
Octal 0 2 0 26
Hexa #00 #02 #00 #16
Binary 00000000 00000010 00000000 00010110

Analogous Colors of #c6c1c5

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #c6c1c5 — which has hue 312.0° — its analogous colors are located at 282.0° and 342.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c6c1c5.

Triadic Colors of #c6c1c5

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 #c6c1c5 — which has hue 312.0° — its triadic colors are located at 72.0° and 312.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c6c1c5.

Complementary Color of #c6c1c5

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #c6c1c5 — which has hue 312.0° — its complementary color is located at 132.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c6c1c5.

Split Complementary Colors of #c6c1c5

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 #c6c1c5 — which has hue 312.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 102.0° and 312.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c6c1c5.

Tetradic Colors of #c6c1c5

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 #c6c1c5 — which has hue 312.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 222.0°, 312.0°, 42.0°, and 132.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c6c1c5.

Monochromatic Colors of #c6c1c5

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #c6c1c5, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #a8a4a7 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #e3dfe2 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #c6c1c5

We want to make getting started with #c6c1c5 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #c6c1c5 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #c6c1c5 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 #c6c1c5 with other HTML elements.

#c6c1c5 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #c6c1c5.
<span style="color: #c6c1c5;">The color of this text is #c6c1c5.</span>

#c6c1c5 Background Color

The background color for this text is #c6c1c5.
<div style="background-color: #c6c1c5; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #c6c1c5.</div>

#c6c1c5 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #c6c1c5.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #c6c1c5;">This color for the shadow of this text is #c6c1c5.</span>

#c6c1c5 Border Color

This is a div with border color #c6c1c5.
<div style="border: #c6c1c5 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #c6c1c5.</div>

#c6c1c5 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #c6c1c5 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #c6c1c5; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #c6c1c5 on a white background.</div></div>

#c6c1c5 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #c6c1c5 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #c6c1c5; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #c6c1c5 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #c6c1c5 to White

This is a gradient from #c6c1c5 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#c6c1c5,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#c6c1c5,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#c6c1c5,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#c6c1c5,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #c6c1c5 to white.</div>

Gradient from #c6c1c5 to Black

This is a gradient from #c6c1c5 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#c6c1c5,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#c6c1c5,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#c6c1c5,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#c6c1c5,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #c6c1c5 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #c6c1c5

In addition to using #c6c1c5 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 #c6c1c5 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #c6c1c5, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 198, Green = 193, Blue = 197). If you need details about the color coordinates of #c6c1c5 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 #c6c1c5
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(198, 193, 197)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #c6c1c5; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #c6c1c5; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #c6c1c5; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(198, 193, 197);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#c6c1c5")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:198, green:193, blue:197, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:198 green:193 blue:197 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(198f, 193f, 197f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(198, 193, 197);
 

#c6c1c5 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #c6c1c5 the same way. For those with color blindness, #c6c1c5 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #c6c1c5 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #c6c1c5 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 #c6c1c5 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 #c6c1c5 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 Recommended

We analyzed whether #c6c1c5 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 1.8:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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