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#6B5B9A Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Blue-Gray

What is hex #6B5B9A Color?

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The color name of hex code #6B5B9A is Dark Blue-Gray. The RGB values are (107, 91, 154) which means it is composed of 30% red, 26% green and 44% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:31 M:41 Y:0 K:40. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6B5B9A has a hue of 255°, 41% saturation and a brightness value of 60%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

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Hex #6B5B9A Color Codes

Color NameDark Blue-Gray
RGB Values(107, 91, 154)
CMYK Values(31%, 41%, 0%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(255°, 41%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#666699
Inverse Color#94A465 [Asparagus]
Closest Pantone®7669 C
Closest RAL4005 [Blue lilac]
Complementary Color#8A9A5B [Moss Green]
#6B5B9A Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#757575
Weighted Average (Most Common)#676767
Weighted Average (Luma)#636363
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A2A2A2

Hex #6B5B9A Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6B5B9A. Complementary color is 8A9A5B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6B5B9A is #8A9A5B which is called Moss Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6B5B9A color is offered by #8A9A5B. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

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Analogous color palette with (6B5B9A, 8B5B9A and 5B6B9A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6B5B9A are #8B5B9A and #5B6B9A, called French Lilac and UCLA Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6B5B9A with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

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Split Complementary color palette with (6B5B9A, 9A8B5B and 6B9A5B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6B5B9A are #9A8B5B (Dark Tan) and #6B9A5B (Russian Green). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (6B5B9A, 9A6B5B and 5B9A6B)

Triadic Palette

#6B5B9A triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9A6B5B (Dark Chestnut) and #5B9A6B (Russian Green) along with #6B5B9A, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (6B5B9A, 9A6B5B, 8A9A5B and 5B8A9A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6B5B9A has #9A6B5B (Dark Chestnut), #8A9A5B (Moss Green) and #5B8A9A (Rackley). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (6B5B9A, 9A5B6B, 8A9A5B and 5B9A8B)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6B5B9A contains #9A5B6B (Rose Dust), #8A9A5B (Moss Green) and #5B9A8B (Polished Pine). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

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Hex #6B5B9A Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6B5B9A rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of 6B5B9A Color


  • Transparent 897CAE897CAE
  • Transparent 978CB8978CB8
  • Transparent A69DC2A69DC2
  • Transparent B5ADCDB5ADCD
  • Transparent C4BDD7C4BDD7
  • Transparent D3CEE1D3CEE1
  • Transparent E1DEEBE1DEEB
  • Transparent F0EFF5F0EFF5


  • Transparent 6F62956F6295
  • Transparent 716692716692
  • Transparent 736A90736A90
  • Transparent 766E8D766E8D
  • Transparent 78718A78718A
  • Transparent 7A75887A7588
  • Transparent 7C79857C7985
  • Transparent 7E7C837E7C83


  • Transparent 56497B56497B
  • Transparent 4B406C4B406C
  • Transparent 40375C40375C
  • Transparent 362E4D362E4D
  • Transparent 2B243E2B243E
  • Transparent 201B2E201B2E
  • Transparent 15121F15121F
  • Transparent 0B090F0B090F

#6B5B9A Color Patterns

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Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.