#2a4742 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a4742 is composed of 16.5% red, 27.8% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 40.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 7% yellow and 72.2% black. It has a hue angle of 169.7 degrees, a saturation of 25.7% and a lightness of 22.2%. #2a4742 color hex could be obtained by blending #548e84 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 16
    • G 28
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 41
    • M 0
    • Y 7
    • K 72
    CMYK color chart

#2a4742 color description : Very dark desaturated cyan.

#2a4742 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a4742 has RGB values of R:42, G:71, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.41, M:0, Y:0.07, K:0.72. Its decimal value is 2770754.

Hex triplet 2a4742 #2a4742
RGB Decimal 42, 71, 66 rgb(42,71,66)
RGB Percent 16.5, 27.8, 25.9 rgb(16.5%,27.8%,25.9%)
CMYK 41, 0, 7, 72
HSL 169.7°, 25.7, 22.2 hsl(169.7,25.7%,22.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 169.7°, 40.8, 27.8
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 27.823, -12.248, -0.439
XYZ 4.191, 5.392, 5.974
xyY 0.269, 0.347, 5.392
CIE-LCH 27.823, 12.255, 182.055
CIE-LUV 27.823, -12.681, 1.027
Hunter-Lab 23.22, -8.417, 1.001
Binary 00101010, 01000111, 01000010

Color Schemes with #2a4742

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Alternatives to #2a4742

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#2a4742 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a4742

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a4742;}
.background {background-color:#2a4742;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a4742;}

Shades and Tints of #2a4742

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, #060909 is the darkest color, while #fcfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a4742

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #373a39 is the less saturated color, while #036e5c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a4742 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.

  • #3e3e3e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3a403f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d4b49 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #51494e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #374f54 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #404946 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #424849 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #324c4e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population