#231b17 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #231b17 is composed of 13.7% red, 10.6% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 22.9% magenta, 34.3% yellow and 86.3% black. It has a hue angle of 20 degrees, a saturation of 20.7% and a lightness of 11.4%. #231b17 color hex could be obtained by blending #46362e with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333300.

    • R 14
    • G 11
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 23
    • Y 34
    • K 86
    CMYK color chart

#231b17 color description : Very dark (mostly black) orange [Brown tone].

#231b17 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #231b17 has RGB values of R:35, G:27, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.23, Y:0.34, K:0.86. Its decimal value is 2300695.

Hex triplet 231b17 #231b17
RGB Decimal 35, 27, 23 rgb(35,27,23)
RGB Percent 13.7, 10.6, 9 rgb(13.7%,10.6%,9%)
CMYK 0, 23, 34, 86
HSL 20°, 20.7, 11.4 hsl(20,20.7%,11.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 20°, 34.3, 13.7
Web Safe 333300 #333300
CIE-LAB 10.58, 3.127, 4.261
XYZ 1.24, 1.203, 0.977
xyY 0.362, 0.352, 1.203
CIE-LCH 10.58, 5.285, 53.726
CIE-LUV 10.58, 3.486, 2.613
Hunter-Lab 10.969, 0.98, 2.394
Binary 00100011, 00011011, 00010111

Color Schemes with #231b17

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Alternatives to #231b17

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#231b17 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #231b17

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CSS codes
.text {color:#231b17;}
.background {background-color:#231b17;}
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Shades and Tints of #231b17

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #0b0907 is the darkest color, while #fffffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #231b17

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #1f1c1b is the less saturated color, while #391401 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #231b17 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #1d1d1d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #1e1d1c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2a2823 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2e2723 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2f2628 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #27231f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2a221e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2a2222 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population