#272a16 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #272a16 is composed of 15.3% red, 16.5% green and 8.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 47.6% yellow and 83.5% black. It has a hue angle of 69 degrees, a saturation of 31.3% and a lightness of 12.5%. #272a16 color hex could be obtained by blending #4e542c with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333300.

    • R 15
    • G 16
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 0
    • Y 48
    • K 84
    CMYK color chart

#272a16 color description : Very dark (mostly black) yellow [Olive tone].

#272a16 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #272a16 has RGB values of R:39, G:42, B:22 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0, Y:0.48, K:0.84. Its decimal value is 2566678.

Hex triplet 272a16 #272a16
RGB Decimal 39, 42, 22 rgb(39,42,22)
RGB Percent 15.3, 16.5, 8.6 rgb(15.3%,16.5%,8.6%)
CMYK 7, 0, 48, 84
HSL 69°, 31.3, 12.5 hsl(69,31.3%,12.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 69°, 47.6, 16.5
Web Safe 333300 #333300
CIE-LAB 16.231, -5.421, 12.629
XYZ 1.809, 2.145, 1.078
xyY 0.36, 0.426, 2.145
CIE-LCH 16.231, 13.744, 113.231
CIE-LUV 16.231, -0.714, 10.63
Hunter-Lab 14.646, -3.579, 5.89
Binary 00100111, 00101010, 00010110

Color Schemes with #272a16

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Alternatives to #272a16

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#272a16 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #272a16

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #272a16

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, #030302 is the darkest color, while #f9faf6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #272a16

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #202020 is the less saturated color, while #353e02 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #272a16 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.

  • #272727 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #272824 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #373321 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3d3123 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #353236 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #31301d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #352e1e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2f2f2a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population