#281c8b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #281c8b is composed of 15.7% red, 11% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.2% cyan, 79.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 246.5 degrees, a saturation of 66.5% and a lightness of 32.7%. #281c8b color hex could be obtained by blending #5038ff with #000017. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 16
    • G 11
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 80
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#281c8b color description : Dark blue.

#281c8b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #281c8b has RGB values of R:40, G:28, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.8, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 2628747.

Hex triplet 281c8b #281c8b
RGB Decimal 40, 28, 139 rgb(40,28,139)
RGB Percent 15.7, 11, 54.5 rgb(15.7%,11%,54.5%)
CMYK 71, 80, 0, 45
HSL 246.5°, 66.5, 32.7 hsl(246.5,66.5%,32.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 246.5°, 79.9, 54.5
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 20.617, 40.695, -58.874
XYZ 5.95, 3.145, 24.718
xyY 0.176, 0.093, 3.145
CIE-LCH 20.617, 71.57, 304.653
CIE-LUV 20.617, -2.913, -65.916
Hunter-Lab 17.735, 28.844, -70.22
Binary 00101000, 00011100, 10001011

Color Schemes with #281c8b

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Alternatives to #281c8b

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#281c8b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #281c8b

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Shades and Tints of #281c8b

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, #020208 is the darkest color, while #f8f7fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #281c8b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #504f58 is the less saturated color, while #1402a5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #281c8b 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.

  • #2c2c2c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2b293f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003a71 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #003e62 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004245 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0e2f7b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0e3171 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0e345f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population