#281a42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #281a42 is composed of 15.7% red, 10.2% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 39.4% cyan, 60.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 261 degrees, a saturation of 43.5% and a lightness of 18%. #281a42 color hex could be obtained by blending #503484 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 16
    • G 10
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 39
    • M 61
    • Y 0
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#281a42 color description : Very dark violet.

#281a42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #281a42 has RGB values of R:40, G:26, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.39, M:0.61, Y:0, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 2628162.

Hex triplet 281a42 #281a42
RGB Decimal 40, 26, 66 rgb(40,26,66)
RGB Percent 15.7, 10.2, 25.9 rgb(15.7%,10.2%,25.9%)
CMYK 39, 61, 0, 74
HSL 261°, 43.5, 18 hsl(261,43.5%,18%)
HSV (or HSB) 261°, 60.6, 25.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 13.128, 17.538, -22.997
XYZ 2.228, 1.583, 5.342
xyY 0.243, 0.173, 1.583
CIE-LCH 13.128, 28.922, 307.33
CIE-LUV 13.128, 2.441, -22.031
Hunter-Lab 12.583, 9.582, -16.365
Binary 00101000, 00011010, 01000010

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Alternatives to #281a42

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#281a42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #281a42

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #281a42

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, #06040a is the darkest color, while #fcfbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #281a42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2d2c30 is the less saturated color, while #21015b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #281a42 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.

  • #232323 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #242129 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #162c51 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #172d48 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2c2d30 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1c254b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1d2646 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2a2636 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population