#281b30 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #281b30 is composed of 15.7% red, 10.6% green and 18.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 16.7% cyan, 43.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 81.2% black. It has a hue angle of 277.1 degrees, a saturation of 28% and a lightness of 14.7%. #281b30 color hex could be obtained by blending #503660 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 16
    • G 11
    • B 19
    RGB color chart
    • C 17
    • M 44
    • Y 0
    • K 81
    CMYK color chart

#281b30 color description : Very dark (mostly black) violet.

#281b30 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #281b30 has RGB values of R:40, G:27, B:48 and CMYK values of C:0.17, M:0.44, Y:0, K:0.81. Its decimal value is 2628400.

Hex triplet 281b30 #281b30
RGB Decimal 40, 27, 48 rgb(40,27,48)
RGB Percent 15.7, 10.6, 18.8 rgb(15.7%,10.6%,18.8%)
CMYK 17, 44, 0, 81
HSL 277.1°, 28, 14.7 hsl(277.1,28%,14.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 277.1°, 43.8, 18.8
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 12.276, 11.405, -11.526
XYZ 1.8, 1.448, 2.981
xyY 0.289, 0.233, 1.448
CIE-LCH 12.276, 16.215, 314.698
CIE-LUV 12.276, 3.824, -10.67
Hunter-Lab 12.035, 5.642, -6.261
Binary 00101000, 00011011, 00110000

Color Schemes with #281b30

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Alternatives to #281b30

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#281b30 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #281b30

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CSS codes
.text {color:#281b30;}
.background {background-color:#281b30;}
.border {border:1px solid #281b30;}

Shades and Tints of #281b30

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, #09060a is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #281b30

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #262427 is the less saturated color, while #2e014a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #281b30 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.

  • #212121 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #222024 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #252b3d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #272b39 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #30292c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #262538 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #272535 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2d242e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population