#2a272b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a272b is composed of 16.5% red, 15.3% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.3% cyan, 9.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 83.1% black. It has a hue angle of 285 degrees, a saturation of 4.9% and a lightness of 16.1%. #2a272b color hex could be obtained by blending #544e56 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 16
    • G 15
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 83
    CMYK color chart

#2a272b color description : Very dark (mostly black) violet.

#2a272b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a272b has RGB values of R:42, G:39, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.83. Its decimal value is 2762539.

Hex triplet 2a272b #2a272b
RGB Decimal 42, 39, 43 rgb(42,39,43)
RGB Percent 16.5, 15.3, 16.9 rgb(16.5%,15.3%,16.9%)
CMYK 2, 9, 0, 83
HSL 285°, 4.9, 16.1 hsl(285,4.9%,16.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 285°, 9.3, 16.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 16.093, 2.332, -2.131
XYZ 2.116, 2.118, 2.583
xyY 0.31, 0.311, 2.118
CIE-LCH 16.093, 3.159, 317.577
CIE-LUV 16.093, 1.152, -2.198
Hunter-Lab 14.552, 0.493, -0.336
Binary 00101010, 00100111, 00101011

Color Schemes with #2a272b

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Alternatives to #2a272b

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#2a272b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a272b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a272b;}
.background {background-color:#2a272b;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a272b;}

Shades and Tints of #2a272b

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a272b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2a272b is the less saturated color, while #3d0151 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a272b 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.

  • #282828 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #282829 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #333236 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #363136 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #353235 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2f2e32 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #312d32 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #312e31 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population