#2a2a2a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a2a2a is composed of 16.5% red, 16.5% green and 16.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 83.5% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 0% and a lightness of 16.5%. #2a2a2a color hex could be obtained by blending #545454 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

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

#2a2a2a color description : Very dark gray (mostly black).

#2a2a2a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a2a2a has RGB values of R:42, G:42, B:42 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0, K:0.84. Its decimal value is 2763306.

Hex triplet 2a2a2a #2a2a2a
RGB Decimal 42, 42, 42 rgb(42,42,42)
RGB Percent 16.5, 16.5, 16.5 rgb(16.5%,16.5%,16.5%)
CMYK 0, 0, 0, 84
HSL 0°, 0, 16.5 hsl(0,0%,16.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 0, 16.5
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 17.062, -0, -0.002
XYZ 2.201, 2.315, 2.521
xyY 0.313, 0.329, 2.315
CIE-LCH 17.062, 0.002, 266.929
CIE-LUV 17.062, -0.001, -0.002
Hunter-Lab 15.216, -0.813, 0.827
Binary 00101010, 00101010, 00101010

Color Schemes with #2a2a2a

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Alternatives to #2a2a2a

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#2a2a2a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a2a2a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a2a2a;}
.background {background-color:#2a2a2a;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a2a2a;}

Shades and Tints of #2a2a2a

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, #030303 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a2a2a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2a2a2a is the less saturated color, while #540000 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a2a2a 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.

  • #2a2a2a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2a2a2a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #353434 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #393335 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #353438 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #313030 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #343031 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #313033 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population