#2a1717 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a1717 is composed of 16.5% red, 9% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 45.2% magenta, 45.2% yellow and 83.5% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 29.2% and a lightness of 12.7%. #2a1717 color hex could be obtained by blending #542e2e with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #330000.

    • R 16
    • G 9
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 45
    • Y 45
    • K 84
    CMYK color chart

#2a1717 color description : Very dark (mostly black) red.

#2a1717 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a1717 has RGB values of R:42, G:23, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.45, Y:0.45, K:0.84. Its decimal value is 2758423.

Hex triplet 2a1717 #2a1717
RGB Decimal 42, 23, 23 rgb(42,23,23)
RGB Percent 16.5, 9, 9 rgb(16.5%,9%,9%)
CMYK 0, 45, 45, 84
HSL 0°, 29.2, 12.7 hsl(0,29.2%,12.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 45.2, 16.5
Web Safe 330000 #330000
CIE-LAB 10.311, 9.616, 4.029
XYZ 1.416, 1.167, 0.961
xyY 0.4, 0.329, 1.167
CIE-LCH 10.311, 10.426, 22.736
CIE-LUV 10.311, 8.299, 1.789
Hunter-Lab 10.803, 4.491, 2.286
Binary 00101010, 00010111, 00010111

Color Schemes with #2a1717

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Alternatives to #2a1717

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#2a1717 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a1717

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a1717;}
.background {background-color:#2a1717;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a1717;}

Shades and Tints of #2a1717

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, #040202 is the darkest color, while #faf6f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a1717

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #231f1f is the less saturated color, while #410000 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a1717 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.

  • #1d1d1d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #201c1c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #292725 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2d2622 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #352225 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #292120 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2c201e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #311e1f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population