#261e42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #261e42 is composed of 14.9% red, 11.8% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 42.4% cyan, 54.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 253.3 degrees, a saturation of 37.5% and a lightness of 18.8%. #261e42 color hex could be obtained by blending #4c3c84 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 15
    • G 12
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 42
    • M 55
    • Y 0
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#261e42 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#261e42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #261e42 has RGB values of R:38, G:30, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.42, M:0.55, Y:0, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 2498114.

Hex triplet 261e42 #261e42
RGB Decimal 38, 30, 66 rgb(38,30,66)
RGB Percent 14.9, 11.8, 25.9 rgb(14.9%,11.8%,25.9%)
CMYK 42, 55, 0, 74
HSL 253.3°, 37.5, 18.8 hsl(253.3,37.5%,18.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 253.3°, 54.5, 25.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 14.024, 14.084, -21.58
XYZ 2.247, 1.734, 5.37
xyY 0.24, 0.185, 1.734
CIE-LCH 14.024, 25.769, 303.129
CIE-LUV 14.024, 0.862, -21.257
Hunter-Lab 13.168, 7.413, -14.963
Binary 00100110, 00011110, 01000010

Color Schemes with #261e42

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Alternatives to #261e42

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#261e42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #261e42

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CSS codes
.text {color:#261e42;}
.background {background-color:#261e42;}
.border {border:1px solid #261e42;}

Shades and Tints of #261e42

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, #07050c is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #261e42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2e2d33 is the less saturated color, while #160060 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #261e42 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.

  • #242424 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #24232a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #1d2d4f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #1c2f49 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2a2f33 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #20284a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1f2946 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #282938 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population