#280cae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #280cae is composed of 15.7% red, 4.7% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 77% cyan, 93.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.8% black. It has a hue angle of 250.4 degrees, a saturation of 87.1% and a lightness of 36.5%. #280cae color hex could be obtained by blending #5018ff with #00005d. Closest websafe color is: #330099.

    • R 16
    • G 5
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 77
    • M 93
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#280cae color description : Dark blue.

#280cae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #280cae has RGB values of R:40, G:12, B:174 and CMYK values of C:0.77, M:0.93, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 2624686.

Hex triplet 280cae #280cae
RGB Decimal 40, 12, 174 rgb(40,12,174)
RGB Percent 15.7, 4.7, 68.2 rgb(15.7%,4.7%,68.2%)
CMYK 77, 93, 0, 32
HSL 250.4°, 87.1, 36.5 hsl(250.4,87.1%,36.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 250.4°, 93.1, 68.2
Web Safe 330099 #330099
CIE-LAB 22.894, 57.212, -76.554
XYZ 8.645, 3.77, 40.314
xyY 0.164, 0.071, 3.77
CIE-LCH 22.894, 95.571, 306.772
CIE-LUV 22.894, -3.588, -85.141
Hunter-Lab 19.415, 45.504, -109.519
Binary 00101000, 00001100, 10101110

Color Schemes with #280cae

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Alternatives to #280cae

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#280cae Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #280cae

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

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, #020109 is the darkest color, while #f7f6fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #280cae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b5b5f is the less saturated color, while #2305b5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #280cae 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
  • #272242 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003f7a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004369 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00474a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0e2c8d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e2f82 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e316e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population