#272e42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #272e42 is composed of 15.3% red, 18% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 40.9% cyan, 30.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 224.4 degrees, a saturation of 25.7% and a lightness of 20.6%. #272e42 color hex could be obtained by blending #4e5c84 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 15
    • G 18
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 41
    • M 30
    • Y 0
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#272e42 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#272e42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #272e42 has RGB values of R:39, G:46, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.41, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 2567746.

Hex triplet 272e42 #272e42
RGB Decimal 39, 46, 66 rgb(39,46,66)
RGB Percent 15.3, 18, 25.9 rgb(15.3%,18%,25.9%)
CMYK 41, 30, 0, 74
HSL 224.4°, 25.7, 20.6 hsl(224.4,25.7%,20.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 224.4°, 40.9, 25.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 19.134, 2.923, -13.547
XYZ 2.797, 2.779, 5.543
xyY 0.252, 0.25, 2.779
CIE-LCH 19.134, 13.859, 282.176
CIE-LUV 19.134, -3.67, -14.696
Hunter-Lab 16.669, 0.779, -8.047
Binary 00100111, 00101110, 01000010

Color Schemes with #272e42

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Alternatives to #272e42

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#272e42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #272e42

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CSS codes
.text {color:#272e42;}
.background {background-color:#272e42;}
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Shades and Tints of #272e42

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, #030304 is the darkest color, while #f7f8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #272e42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #333436 is the less saturated color, while #031d66 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #272e42 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.

  • #2e2e2e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2d2e32 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #33384b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #33384b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2e3b3f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e3448 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2e3448 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2b3640 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population