#272b48 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #272b48 is composed of 15.3% red, 16.9% green and 28.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 45.8% cyan, 40.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 71.8% black. It has a hue angle of 232.7 degrees, a saturation of 29.7% and a lightness of 21.8%. #272b48 color hex could be obtained by blending #4e5690 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 15
    • G 17
    • B 28
    RGB color chart
    • C 46
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 72
    CMYK color chart

#272b48 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#272b48 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #272b48 has RGB values of R:39, G:43, B:72 and CMYK values of C:0.46, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.72. Its decimal value is 2566984.

Hex triplet 272b48 #272b48
RGB Decimal 39, 43, 72 rgb(39,43,72)
RGB Percent 15.3, 16.9, 28.2 rgb(15.3%,16.9%,28.2%)
CMYK 46, 40, 0, 72
HSL 232.7°, 29.7, 21.8 hsl(232.7,29.7%,21.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 232.7°, 45.8, 28.2
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 18.483, 7.066, -18.657
XYZ 2.87, 2.627, 6.486
xyY 0.24, 0.219, 2.627
CIE-LCH 18.483, 19.95, 290.742
CIE-LUV 18.483, -2.853, -20.51
Hunter-Lab 16.208, 3.245, -12.383
Binary 00100111, 00101011, 01001000

Color Schemes with #272b48

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Alternatives to #272b48

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#272b48 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #272b48

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CSS codes
.text {color:#272b48;}
.background {background-color:#272b48;}
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Shades and Tints of #272b48

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, #050508 is the darkest color, while #fbfbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #272b48

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #34353b is the less saturated color, while #010e6e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #272b48 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.

  • #2d2d2d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2c2d32 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2d3752 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2b3750 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2c3a3e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2b324e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #29334d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2a3441 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population