#2b4242 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2b4242 is composed of 16.9% red, 25.9% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 21.1% and a lightness of 21.4%. #2b4242 color hex could be obtained by blending #568484 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 17
    • G 26
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 35
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#2b4242 color description : Very dark grayish cyan.

#2b4242 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2b4242 has RGB values of R:43, G:66, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.35, M:0, Y:0, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 2835010.

Hex triplet 2b4242 #2b4242
RGB Decimal 43, 66, 66 rgb(43,66,66)
RGB Percent 16.9, 25.9, 25.9 rgb(16.9%,25.9%,25.9%)
CMYK 35, 0, 0, 74
HSL 180°, 21.1, 21.4 hsl(180,21.1%,21.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 34.8, 25.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 26.167, -8.89, -2.87
XYZ 3.928, 4.803, 5.874
xyY 0.269, 0.329, 4.803
CIE-LCH 26.167, 9.342, 197.894
CIE-LUV 26.167, -10.202, -2.204
Hunter-Lab 21.916, -6.364, -0.55
Binary 00101011, 01000010, 01000010

Color Schemes with #2b4242

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Alternatives to #2b4242

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#2b4242 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2b4242

This text has a font color of #2b4242.

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#2b4242 background color

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#2b4242 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2b4242;}
.background {background-color:#2b4242;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b4242;}

Shades and Tints of #2b4242

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, #040707 is the darkest color, while #fafcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2b4242

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #333a3a is the less saturated color, while #016c6c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2b4242 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.

  • #3b3b3b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #383c3c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #484749 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4b464d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #374b50 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3d4546 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3f4449 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #32474b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population