#280b51 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #280b51 is composed of 15.7% red, 4.3% green and 31.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 50.6% cyan, 86.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 68.2% black. It has a hue angle of 264.9 degrees, a saturation of 76.1% and a lightness of 18%. #280b51 color hex could be obtained by blending #5016a2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #330066.

    • R 16
    • G 4
    • B 32
    RGB color chart
    • C 51
    • M 86
    • Y 0
    • K 68
    CMYK color chart

#280b51 color description : Very dark violet.

#280b51 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #280b51 has RGB values of R:40, G:11, B:81 and CMYK values of C:0.51, M:0.86, Y:0, K:0.68. Its decimal value is 2624337.

Hex triplet 280b51 #280b51
RGB Decimal 40, 11, 81 rgb(40,11,81)
RGB Percent 15.7, 4.3, 31.8 rgb(15.7%,4.3%,31.8%)
CMYK 51, 86, 0, 68
HSL 264.9°, 76.1, 18 hsl(264.9,76.1%,18%)
HSV (or HSB) 264.9°, 86.4, 31.8
Web Safe 330066 #330066
CIE-LAB 11.167, 31.195, -36.582
XYZ 2.48, 1.285, 7.901
xyY 0.213, 0.11, 1.285
CIE-LCH 11.167, 48.077, 310.456
CIE-LUV 11.167, 2.959, -31.064
Hunter-Lab 11.334, 19.22, -33.401
Binary 00101000, 00001011, 01010001

Color Schemes with #280b51

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Alternatives to #280b51

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#280b51 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #280b51

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CSS codes
.text {color:#280b51;}
.background {background-color:#280b51;}
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Shades and Tints of #280b51

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, #06020c is the darkest color, while #fcfafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #280b51

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2d2b31 is the less saturated color, while #26005c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #280b51 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.

  • #1c1c1c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #1e1927 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00284e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #002a44 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #242a2d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0e1d4f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e1f49 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #251e3a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population