#281c36 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #281c36 is composed of 15.7% red, 11% green and 21.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 25.9% cyan, 48.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 78.8% black. It has a hue angle of 267.7 degrees, a saturation of 31.7% and a lightness of 16.1%. #281c36 color hex could be obtained by blending #50386c with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 16
    • G 11
    • B 21
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 48
    • Y 0
    • K 79
    CMYK color chart

#281c36 color description : Very dark desaturated violet.

#281c36 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #281c36 has RGB values of R:40, G:28, B:54 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.48, Y:0, K:0.79. Its decimal value is 2628662.

Hex triplet 281c36 #281c36
RGB Decimal 40, 28, 54 rgb(40,28,54)
RGB Percent 15.7, 11, 21.2 rgb(15.7%,11%,21.2%)
CMYK 26, 48, 0, 79
HSL 267.7°, 31.7, 16.1 hsl(267.7,31.7%,16.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 267.7°, 48.1, 21.2
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 12.91, 12.409, -14.851
XYZ 1.956, 1.548, 3.686
xyY 0.272, 0.215, 1.548
CIE-LCH 12.91, 19.353, 309.88
CIE-LUV 12.91, 3.039, -14.068
Hunter-Lab 12.442, 6.29, -8.854
Binary 00101000, 00011100, 00110110

Color Schemes with #281c36

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Alternatives to #281c36

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#281c36 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #281c36

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CSS codes
.text {color:#281c36;}
.background {background-color:#281c36;}
.border {border:1px solid #281c36;}

Shades and Tints of #281c36

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, #020102 is the darkest color, while #f7f4fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #281c36

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #292929 is the less saturated color, while #26034f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #281c36 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
  • #242227 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #232c43 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #252c3e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2f2b2e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #25263e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #26263b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2c2631 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population