#283e40 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #283e40 is composed of 15.7% red, 24.3% green and 25.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 37.5% cyan, 3.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.9% black. It has a hue angle of 185 degrees, a saturation of 23.1% and a lightness of 20.4%. #283e40 color hex could be obtained by blending #507c80 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 16
    • G 24
    • B 25
    RGB color chart
    • C 38
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 75
    CMYK color chart

#283e40 color description : Very dark desaturated cyan.

#283e40 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #283e40 has RGB values of R:40, G:62, B:64 and CMYK values of C:0.38, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.75. Its decimal value is 2637376.

Hex triplet 283e40 #283e40
RGB Decimal 40, 62, 64 rgb(40,62,64)
RGB Percent 15.7, 24.3, 25.1 rgb(15.7%,24.3%,25.1%)
CMYK 38, 3, 0, 75
HSL 185°, 23.1, 20.4 hsl(185,23.1%,20.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 185°, 37.5, 25.1
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 24.533, -8.004, -3.993
XYZ 3.523, 4.266, 5.488
xyY 0.265, 0.321, 4.266
CIE-LCH 24.533, 8.945, 206.515
CIE-LUV 24.533, -9.584, -3.55
Hunter-Lab 20.655, -5.702, -1.295
Binary 00101000, 00111110, 01000000

Color Schemes with #283e40

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Alternatives to #283e40

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#283e40 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #283e40

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CSS codes
.text {color:#283e40;}
.background {background-color:#283e40;}
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Shades and Tints of #283e40

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, #020404 is the darkest color, while #f7f9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #283e40

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #303738 is the less saturated color, while #005f68 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #283e40 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.

  • #383838 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #35393a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #444447 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #47424b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #34474c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3a4144 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3b4147 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2f4448 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population