#2a5960 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2a5960 is composed of 16.5% red, 34.9% green and 37.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 56.3% cyan, 7.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 62.4% black. It has a hue angle of 187.8 degrees, a saturation of 39.1% and a lightness of 27.1%. #2a5960 color hex could be obtained by blending #54b2c0 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 16
    • G 35
    • B 38
    RGB color chart
    • C 56
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 62
    CMYK color chart

#2a5960 color description : Very dark desaturated cyan.

#2a5960 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2a5960 has RGB values of R:42, G:89, B:96 and CMYK values of C:0.56, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.62. Its decimal value is 2775392.

Hex triplet 2a5960 #2a5960
RGB Decimal 42, 89, 96 rgb(42,89,96)
RGB Percent 16.5, 34.9, 37.6 rgb(16.5%,34.9%,37.6%)
CMYK 56, 7, 0, 62
HSL 187.8°, 39.1, 27.1 hsl(187.8,39.1%,27.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.8°, 56.3, 37.6
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 34.965, -13.772, -8.949
XYZ 6.638, 8.481, 12.353
xyY 0.242, 0.309, 8.481
CIE-LCH 34.965, 16.424, 213.015
CIE-LUV 34.965, -19.312, -9.88
Hunter-Lab 29.122, -10.278, -4.764
Binary 00101010, 01011001, 01100000

Color Schemes with #2a5960

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Alternatives to #2a5960

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#2a5960 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2a5960

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2a5960;}
.background {background-color:#2a5960;}
.border {border:1px solid #2a5960;}

Shades and Tints of #2a5960

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f2f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2a5960

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #454545 is the less saturated color, while #057585 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2a5960 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.

  • #4c4c4c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #454f50 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #595a64 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5b596b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #356168 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #485a62 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #495967 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #315e65 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population