#28242c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #28242c is composed of 15.7% red, 14.1% green and 17.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.1% cyan, 18.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 82.7% black. It has a hue angle of 270 degrees, a saturation of 10% and a lightness of 15.7%. #28242c color hex could be obtained by blending #504858 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 16
    • G 14
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 9
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 83
    CMYK color chart

#28242c color description : Very dark (mostly black) violet.

#28242c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #28242c has RGB values of R:40, G:36, B:44 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.83. Its decimal value is 2630700.

Hex triplet 28242c #28242c
RGB Decimal 40, 36, 44 rgb(40,36,44)
RGB Percent 15.7, 14.1, 17.3 rgb(15.7%,14.1%,17.3%)
CMYK 9, 18, 0, 83
HSL 270°, 10, 15.7 hsl(270,10%,15.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 270°, 18.2, 17.3
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 14.925, 3.827, -4.606
XYZ 1.96, 1.895, 2.645
xyY 0.302, 0.291, 1.895
CIE-LCH 14.925, 5.988, 309.725
CIE-LUV 14.925, 1.323, -4.52
Hunter-Lab 13.765, 1.335, -1.758
Binary 00101000, 00100100, 00101100

Color Schemes with #28242c

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Alternatives to #28242c

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#28242c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #28242c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#28242c;}
.background {background-color:#28242c;}
.border {border:1px solid #28242c;}

Shades and Tints of #28242c

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f6f5f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #28242c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #282729 is the less saturated color, while #28024e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #28242c 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.

  • #262626 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #262627 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2f3037 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #322f36 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #323033 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2c2b33 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2e2b32 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2e2b30 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population