#2a4042 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a4042 is composed of 16.5% red, 25.1% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 36.4% cyan, 3% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 185 degrees, a saturation of 22.2% and a lightness of 21.2%. #2a4042 color hex could be obtained by blending #548084 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 16
    • G 25
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#2a4042 color description : Very dark desaturated cyan.

#2a4042 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a4042 has RGB values of R:42, G:64, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 2768962.

Hex triplet 2a4042 #2a4042
RGB Decimal 42, 64, 66 rgb(42,64,66)
RGB Percent 16.5, 25.1, 25.9 rgb(16.5%,25.1%,25.9%)
CMYK 36, 3, 0, 74
HSL 185°, 22.2, 21.2 hsl(185,22.2%,21.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 185°, 36.4, 25.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 25.419, -7.991, -3.987
XYZ 3.771, 4.552, 5.834
xyY 0.266, 0.322, 4.552
CIE-LCH 25.419, 8.93, 206.514
CIE-LUV 25.419, -9.713, -3.588
Hunter-Lab 21.336, -5.786, -1.277
Binary 00101010, 01000000, 01000010

Color Schemes with #2a4042

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Alternatives to #2a4042

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#2a4042 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a4042

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#2a4042 background color

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#2a4042 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a4042;}
.background {background-color:#2a4042;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a4042;}

Shades and Tints of #2a4042

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 #2a4042

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #32393a is the less saturated color, while #00636c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a4042 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.

  • #3a3a3a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #373b3c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #464549 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #49444d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #35494e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3c4346 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3d4249 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #31464a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population