#242c2a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #242c2a is composed of 14.1% red, 17.3% green and 16.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 18.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 4.5% yellow and 82.7% black. It has a hue angle of 165 degrees, a saturation of 10% and a lightness of 15.7%. #242c2a color hex could be obtained by blending #485854 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 14
    • G 17
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 18
    • M 0
    • Y 5
    • K 83
    CMYK color chart

#242c2a color description : Very dark (mostly black) cyan.

#242c2a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #242c2a has RGB values of R:36, G:44, B:42 and CMYK values of C:0.18, M:0, Y:0.05, K:0.83. Its decimal value is 2370602.

Hex triplet 242c2a #242c2a
RGB Decimal 36, 44, 42 rgb(36,44,42)
RGB Percent 14.1, 17.3, 16.5 rgb(14.1%,17.3%,16.5%)
CMYK 18, 0, 5, 83
HSL 165°, 10, 15.7 hsl(165,10%,15.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 165°, 18.2, 17.3
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 17.196, -3.995, 0.126
XYZ 2.046, 2.344, 2.535
xyY 0.295, 0.338, 2.344
CIE-LCH 17.196, 3.997, 178.193
CIE-LUV 17.196, -3.392, 0.542
Hunter-Lab 15.309, -2.933, 0.898
Binary 00100100, 00101100, 00101010

Color Schemes with #242c2a

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Alternatives to #242c2a

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#242c2a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #242c2a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#242c2a;}
.background {background-color:#242c2a;}
.border {border:1px solid #242c2a;}

Shades and Tints of #242c2a

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f5f7f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #242c2a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #272928 is the less saturated color, while #024e3b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #242c2a 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.

  • #292929 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #282a29 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #363534 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #393336 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #30363a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2f3130 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #313031 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2b3234 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population