#232b42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #232b42 is composed of 13.7% red, 16.9% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 47% cyan, 34.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 224.5 degrees, a saturation of 30.7% and a lightness of 19.8%. #232b42 color hex could be obtained by blending #465684 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 14
    • G 17
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#232b42 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#232b42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #232b42 has RGB values of R:35, G:43, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 2304834.

Hex triplet 232b42 #232b42
RGB Decimal 35, 43, 66 rgb(35,43,66)
RGB Percent 13.7, 16.9, 25.9 rgb(13.7%,16.9%,25.9%)
CMYK 47, 35, 0, 74
HSL 224.5°, 30.7, 19.8 hsl(224.5,30.7%,19.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 224.5°, 47, 25.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 17.82, 3.712, -15.614
XYZ 2.54, 2.478, 5.498
xyY 0.242, 0.236, 2.478
CIE-LCH 17.82, 16.049, 283.375
CIE-LUV 17.82, -3.957, -16.57
Hunter-Lab 15.743, 1.252, -9.688
Binary 00100011, 00101011, 01000010

Color Schemes with #232b42

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Alternatives to #232b42

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#232b42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #232b42

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CSS codes
.text {color:#232b42;}
.background {background-color:#232b42;}
.border {border:1px solid #232b42;}

Shades and Tints of #232b42

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f4f5f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #232b42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2f3136 is the less saturated color, while #001a65 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #232b42 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.

  • #2b2b2b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #292b30 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2f354b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2d364b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #29393d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2a3148 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #293248 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #27333e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population