Converting Colors

Color Conversions

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Color Details

The Hex color 6E6E6E can be considered as a dark color, the websafe version is hex 666666. A complement of this color would be 6E6E6E and the grayscale version is 6E6E6E.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is A2A2A2 and 3F3F3F is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10% you get 6E6363 and if you desaturate by 10% it is 6E7979.

Distribution

43%43%43%Red, Green, Blue43%43%43%Red, Yellow, Blue0%0%0%57%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black57%57%57%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow


Brightness Gradient

These gradients show how the Hex color 6E6E6E changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first row shows a change by +10% for each color and the second row -10%.

6E6E6E878787A2A2A2BDBDBDD8D8D8F5F5F5FFFFFF
6E6E6E5656563F3F3F292929141414000000

Saturation Gradient

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the Hex color 6E6E6E by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

6E6E6E6E63636E58586E4D4D6E42426E37376E2C2C6E21216E16166E0B0B
6E6E6E6E79796E84846E8F8F6E9A9A6EA5A56EB0B06EBBBB6EC6C66ED1D1

Color Harmonies

Sweetspot

The sweetspot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.


Color Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #6E6E6E of the current color.

#6E6E6E

Color Preview

White Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 6E6E6E looks on a white background.

Black Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 6E6E6E looks on a black background.

Hex 6E6E6E Background

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the Hex color 6E6E6E.

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the Hex color 6E6E6E.


Color CSS

The css property to change the color of a text to Hex 6E6E6E is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the html element .text, #text, p{ color:#6E6E6E }.

This example shows how text in the color #6E6E6E looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #6E6E6E }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel #6E6E6E 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 a element to Hex 6E6E6E is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the html element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid #6E6E6E }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:#6E6E6E } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel #6E6E6E colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #6E6E6E; -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #6E6E6E; box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #6E6E6E }.


Background

The css property to change the background color of a element to Hex 6E6E6E is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the html element .background, #background, body{ background:#6E6E6E }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:#6E6E6E } 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 "6E6E6E", into the input field and click on "Convert". The result will be shown in the section "Color Conversions", the following sections will provide you with further details on the color.

Some color formats use the same notation and the conversion will guess your format. As example if you try to convert the string "0°, 0%, 43%" it could be a 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%, 43%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(46, 0.003, -0.006)", "CIELCH(46, 0.006, 296.813)", "YXY(15.5926, 0.3127, 0.3290)" and "CMYK(0.00, 0.00, 0.00, 0.57)".