#2a282b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a282b is composed of 16.5% red, 15.7% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.3% cyan, 7% magenta, 0% yellow and 83.1% black. It has a hue angle of 280 degrees, a saturation of 3.6% and a lightness of 16.3%. #2a282b color hex could be obtained by blending #545056 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 16
    • G 16
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 83
    CMYK color chart

#2a282b color description : Very dark (mostly black) violet.

#2a282b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a282b has RGB values of R:42, G:40, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.83. Its decimal value is 2762795.

Hex triplet 2a282b #2a282b
RGB Decimal 42, 40, 43 rgb(42,40,43)
RGB Percent 16.5, 15.7, 16.9 rgb(16.5%,15.7%,16.9%)
CMYK 2, 7, 0, 83
HSL 280°, 3.6, 16.3 hsl(280,3.6%,16.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 280°, 7, 16.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 16.426, 1.631, -1.64
XYZ 2.15, 2.184, 2.594
xyY 0.31, 0.315, 2.184
CIE-LCH 16.426, 2.313, 314.853
CIE-LUV 16.426, 0.759, -1.686
Hunter-Lab 14.779, 0.099, -0.06
Binary 00101010, 00101000, 00101011

Color Schemes with #2a282b

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Alternatives to #2a282b

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#2a282b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a282b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a282b;}
.background {background-color:#2a282b;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a282b;}

Shades and Tints of #2a282b

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 #f8f7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a282b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2a282b is the less saturated color, while #370251 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a282b 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.

  • #292929 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #292929 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #333336 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #373236 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #353336 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #302f32 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #322e32 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #312f32 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population