#272b31 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #272b31 is composed of 15.3% red, 16.9% green and 19.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.4% cyan, 12.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 80.8% black. It has a hue angle of 216 degrees, a saturation of 11.4% and a lightness of 17.3%. #272b31 color hex could be obtained by blending #4e5662 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 15
    • G 17
    • B 19
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 81
    CMYK color chart

#272b31 color description : Very dark (mostly black) blue.

#272b31 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #272b31 has RGB values of R:39, G:43, B:49 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.81. Its decimal value is 2566961.

Hex triplet 272b31 #272b31
RGB Decimal 39, 43, 49 rgb(39,43,49)
RGB Percent 15.3, 16.9, 19.2 rgb(15.3%,16.9%,19.2%)
CMYK 20, 12, 0, 81
HSL 216°, 11.4, 17.3 hsl(216,11.4%,17.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 216°, 20.4, 19.2
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 17.371, -0.171, -4.481
XYZ 2.255, 2.381, 3.246
xyY 0.286, 0.302, 2.381
CIE-LCH 17.371, 4.484, 267.819
CIE-LUV 17.371, -1.982, -4.332
Hunter-Lab 15.43, -0.917, -1.673
Binary 00100111, 00101011, 00110001

Color Schemes with #272b31

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Alternatives to #272b31

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#272b31 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #272b31

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CSS codes
.text {color:#272b31;}
.background {background-color:#272b31;}
.border {border:1px solid #272b31;}

Shades and Tints of #272b31

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, #040505 is the darkest color, while #f9fafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #272b31

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2a2c2e is the less saturated color, while #022456 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #272b31 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.

  • #2a2a2a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #292a2b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #34353b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #37343c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #31363a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2f3137 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #313138 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2d3236 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population