#284a42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #284a42 is composed of 15.7% red, 29% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 45.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 10.8% yellow and 71% black. It has a hue angle of 165.9 degrees, a saturation of 29.8% and a lightness of 22.4%. #284a42 color hex could be obtained by blending #509484 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 16
    • G 29
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 46
    • M 0
    • Y 11
    • K 71
    CMYK color chart

#284a42 color description : Very dark desaturated cyan.

#284a42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #284a42 has RGB values of R:40, G:74, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.46, M:0, Y:0.11, K:0.71. Its decimal value is 2640450.

Hex triplet 284a42 #284a42
RGB Decimal 40, 74, 66 rgb(40,74,66)
RGB Percent 15.7, 29, 25.9 rgb(15.7%,29%,25.9%)
CMYK 46, 0, 11, 71
HSL 165.9°, 29.8, 22.4 hsl(165.9,29.8%,22.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 165.9°, 45.9, 29
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 28.751, -14.637, 0.901
XYZ 4.307, 5.742, 6.035
xyY 0.268, 0.357, 5.742
CIE-LCH 28.751, 14.665, 176.476
CIE-LUV 28.751, -14.621, 2.903
Hunter-Lab 23.962, -9.85, 1.84
Binary 00101000, 01001010, 01000010

Color Schemes with #284a42

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Alternatives to #284a42

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#284a42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #284a42

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #284a42

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, #060a09 is the darkest color, while #fdfefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #284a42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #353d3b is the less saturated color, while #017157 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #284a42 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.

  • #3f3f3f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3a4140 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #504d48 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #544b4e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #365157 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #414c46 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #444a4a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #314e4f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population