#2a3842 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a3842 is composed of 16.5% red, 22% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 36.4% cyan, 15.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 205 degrees, a saturation of 22.2% and a lightness of 21.2%. #2a3842 color hex could be obtained by blending #547084 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 16
    • G 22
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#2a3842 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#2a3842 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a3842 has RGB values of R:42, G:56, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 2766914.

Hex triplet 2a3842 #2a3842
RGB Decimal 42, 56, 66 rgb(42,56,66)
RGB Percent 16.5, 22, 25.9 rgb(16.5%,22%,25.9%)
CMYK 36, 15, 0, 74
HSL 205°, 22.2, 21.2 hsl(205,22.2%,21.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 205°, 36.4, 25.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 22.702, -2.848, -8.064
XYZ 3.352, 3.714, 5.694
xyY 0.263, 0.291, 3.714
CIE-LCH 22.702, 8.552, 250.55
CIE-LUV 22.702, -6.416, -8.665
Hunter-Lab 19.271, -2.675, -4.029
Binary 00101010, 00111000, 01000010

Color Schemes with #2a3842

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Alternatives to #2a3842

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#2a3842 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a3842

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a3842;}
.background {background-color:#2a3842;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a3842;}

Shades and Tints of #2a3842

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, #040506 is the darkest color, while #f9fafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a3842

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #32373a is the less saturated color, while #003f6c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a3842 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.

  • #353535 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #333638 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3e404a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #403f4c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #334347 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #373d47 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #383c48 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #303f45 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population