#2a3e42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a3e42 is composed of 16.5% red, 24.3% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 36.4% cyan, 6.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 190 degrees, a saturation of 22.2% and a lightness of 21.2%. #2a3e42 color hex could be obtained by blending #547c84 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 16
    • G 24
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#2a3e42 color description : Very dark desaturated cyan.

#2a3e42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a3e42 has RGB values of R:42, G:62, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 2768450.

Hex triplet 2a3e42 #2a3e42
RGB Decimal 42, 62, 66 rgb(42,62,66)
RGB Percent 16.5, 24.3, 25.9 rgb(16.5%,24.3%,25.9%)
CMYK 36, 6, 0, 74
HSL 190°, 22.2, 21.2 hsl(190,22.2%,21.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 190°, 36.4, 25.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 24.736, -6.733, -5.005
XYZ 3.661, 4.331, 5.797
xyY 0.265, 0.314, 4.331
CIE-LCH 24.736, 8.389, 216.625
CIE-LUV 24.736, -8.876, -4.884
Hunter-Lab 20.81, -5.019, -1.949
Binary 00101010, 00111110, 01000010

Color Schemes with #2a3e42

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Alternatives to #2a3e42

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#2a3e42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a3e42

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a3e42;}
.background {background-color:#2a3e42;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a3e42;}

Shades and Tints of #2a3e42

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, #040606 is the darkest color, while #f9fbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a3e42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #32383a is the less saturated color, while #005a6c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a3e42 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.

  • #383838 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #35393a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #444449 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #47434d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #35474d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3a4246 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3c4149 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #314449 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population