#2b0056 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b0056 is composed of 16.9% red, 0% green and 33.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 50% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 66.3% black. It has a hue angle of 270 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 16.9%. #2b0056 color hex could be obtained by blending #5600ac with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #330066.

    • R 17
    • G 0
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 50
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 66
    CMYK color chart

#2b0056 color description : Very dark violet.

#2b0056 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b0056 has RGB values of R:43, G:0, B:86 and CMYK values of C:0.5, M:1, Y:0, K:0.66. Its decimal value is 2818134.

Hex triplet 2b0056 #2b0056
RGB Decimal 43, 0, 86 rgb(43,0,86)
RGB Percent 16.9, 0, 33.7 rgb(16.9%,0%,33.7%)
CMYK 50, 100, 0, 66
HSL 270°, 100, 16.9 hsl(270,100%,16.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 270°, 100, 33.7
Web Safe 330066 #330066
CIE-LAB 10.45, 38.095, -41.166
XYZ 2.676, 1.185, 8.891
xyY 0.21, 0.093, 1.185
CIE-LCH 10.45, 56.088, 312.781
CIE-LUV 10.45, 3.972, -32.871
Hunter-Lab 10.888, 24.812, -40.796
Binary 00101011, 00000000, 01010110

Color Schemes with #2b0056

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Alternatives to #2b0056

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#2b0056 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b0056

This text has a font color of #2b0056.

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#2b0056 background color

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#2b0056 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b0056;}
.background {background-color:#2b0056;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b0056;}

Shades and Tints of #2b0056

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, #040008 is the darkest color, while #f9f3ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b0056

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2b282e is the less saturated color, while #2b0056 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b0056 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.

  • #171717 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #1b1224 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00274b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #002942 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #25282b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0f184f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0f1a49 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #27193a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population