#281c2e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #281c2e is composed of 15.7% red, 11% green and 18% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 13% cyan, 39.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 82% black. It has a hue angle of 280 degrees, a saturation of 24.3% and a lightness of 14.5%. #281c2e color hex could be obtained by blending #50385c with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 16
    • G 11
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 13
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 82
    CMYK color chart

#281c2e color description : Very dark (mostly black) violet.

#281c2e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #281c2e has RGB values of R:40, G:28, B:46 and CMYK values of C:0.13, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.82. Its decimal value is 2628654.

Hex triplet 281c2e #281c2e
RGB Decimal 40, 28, 46 rgb(40,28,46)
RGB Percent 15.7, 11, 18 rgb(15.7%,11%,18%)
CMYK 13, 39, 0, 82
HSL 280°, 24.3, 14.5 hsl(280,24.3%,14.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 280°, 39.1, 18
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 12.473, 10.134, -9.773
XYZ 1.783, 1.479, 2.776
xyY 0.295, 0.245, 1.479
CIE-LCH 12.473, 14.078, 316.038
CIE-LUV 12.473, 3.737, -9.113
Hunter-Lab 12.161, 4.895, -5.022
Binary 00101000, 00011100, 00101110

Color Schemes with #281c2e

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Alternatives to #281c2e

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#281c2e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #281c2e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#281c2e;}
.background {background-color:#281c2e;}
.border {border:1px solid #281c2e;}

Shades and Tints of #281c2e

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, #080609 is the darkest color, while #fdfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #281c2e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #252525 is the less saturated color, while #310248 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #281c2e 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.

  • #222222 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #232124 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #262b3b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #292b37 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #312a2d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #272536 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #282534 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2d252d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population