Converting Colors

Conversions

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Details

The Hex color 6B6B6B is a dark color, and the websafe version is hex 666666. A complement of this color would be 6B6B6B, and the grayscale version is 6B6B6B.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is 9E9E9E, and 3C3C3C is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get 6B6060, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is 6B7676.

Distribution

42%42%42%Red, Green, Blue42%42%42%Red, Yellow, Blue0%0%0%58%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black58%58%58%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow

Brightness Gradient

These gradients show how the Hex color 6B6B6B changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first row shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second row -10%.

6B6B6B8484849E9E9EB9B9B9D5D5D5F1F1F1FFFFFF
6B6B6B5353533C3C3C262626111111000000

Saturation Gradient

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the Hex color 6B6B6B by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

6B6B6B6B60606B56566B4B4B6B40406B36366B2B2B6B20206B15156B0B0B
6B6B6B6B76766B80806B8B8B6B96966BA1A16BABAB6BB6B66BC1C16BCBCB

Harmonies

Sweetspot

The sweet spot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.

6B6B6B8C8C8C474747C7C7C7

SVG Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #6B6B6B of the current color.

#6B6B6B

Previews

White Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 6B6B6B looks on a white background.

Black Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 6B6B6B looks on a black background.

Hex 6B6B6B Background

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the Hex color 6B6B6B.

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the Hex color 6B6B6B.


CSS Examples

The CSS property to change the color of the text to Hex 6B6B6B is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .text, #text, p{ color:#6B6B6B }.

This example shows how text in the color #6B6B6B looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #6B6B6B }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel #6B6B6B colored shadow looks like.

Border

This example shows the color as border, it can be applied via the CSS property "border" or "border-color".

The CSS property to change the border of an element to Hex 6B6B6B is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid #6B6B6B }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:#6B6B6B } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel #6B6B6B colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #6B6B6B; -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #6B6B6B; box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #6B6B6B }.

Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to Hex 6B6B6B is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .background, #background, body{ background:#6B6B6B }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:#6B6B6B } can be used.

This example shows the color as background, it is applied via the CSS property "background".

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About Converting Colors

Converting Colors allows you to convert between 15 different color formats (hex, rgb, rgb percent, cmy, cmyk, hsv, hsl, cielab, cielch, xyz, yxy, ryb, android, decimal, yuv).

To convert, paste a string in one of these color formats, for example, "6B6B6B", into the input field and click on convert. The result will be in the section Color Conversions, and the following sections will provide you with further details on the color.

Some color formats use the same notation, and the conversion will guess the composition of the search query. As an example, if you try to convert the string "0°, 0%, 42%" it could be an HSV or HSL color, the conversion will assume HSL in this case.

As this could lead to wrong conversions, you can define which format you are passing by wrapping your color string in brackets with the format in front. The search string "HSV(0°, 0%, 42%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(45.22, 0.00, -0.01)", "CIELCH(45, 0.006, 296.813)", "YXY(14.7027, 0.3127, 0.3290)" and "CMYK(0.00, 0.00, 0.00, 0.58)".

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