#2b2222 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b2222 is composed of 16.9% red, 13.3% green and 13.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 20.9% magenta, 20.9% yellow and 83.1% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 11.7% and a lightness of 15.1%. #2b2222 color hex could be obtained by blending #564444 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 17
    • G 13
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 21
    • Y 21
    • K 83
    CMYK color chart

#2b2222 color description : Very dark (mostly black) red.

#2b2222 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b2222 has RGB values of R:43, G:34, B:34 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.21, Y:0.21, K:0.83. Its decimal value is 2826786.

Hex triplet 2b2222 #2b2222
RGB Decimal 43, 34, 34 rgb(43,34,34)
RGB Percent 16.9, 13.3, 13.3 rgb(16.9%,13.3%,13.3%)
CMYK 0, 21, 21, 83
HSL 0°, 11.7, 15.1 hsl(0,11.7%,15.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 20.9, 16.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 14.249, 4.284, 1.606
XYZ 1.857, 1.773, 1.758
xyY 0.345, 0.329, 1.773
CIE-LCH 14.249, 4.575, 20.557
CIE-LUV 14.249, 4.148, 0.893
Hunter-Lab 13.316, 1.589, 1.495
Binary 00101011, 00100010, 00100010

Color Schemes with #2b2222

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Alternatives to #2b2222

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#2b2222 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b2222

This text has a font color of #2b2222.

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#2b2222 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b2222;}
.background {background-color:#2b2222;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b2222;}

Shades and Tints of #2b2222

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, #0a0808 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b2222

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #282525 is the less saturated color, while #4c0101 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b2222 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.

  • #252525 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #262424 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #302f2e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #342e2d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #362d30 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e2a29 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #312929 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #32292b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population