#2e3440 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #2e3440 is composed of 18% red, 20.4% green and 25.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 28.1% cyan, 18.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.9% black. It has a hue angle of 220 degrees, a saturation of 16.4% and a lightness of 21.6%. #2e3440 color hex could be obtained by blending #5c6880 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 18
    • G 20
    • B 25
    RGB color chart
    • C 28
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 75
    CMYK color chart

#2e3440 color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#2e3440 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #2e3440 has RGB values of R:46, G:52, B:64 and CMYK values of C:0.28, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.75. Its decimal value is 3028032.

Hex triplet 2e3440 #2e3440
RGB Decimal 46, 52, 64 rgb(46,52,64)
RGB Percent 18, 20.4, 25.1 rgb(18%,20.4%,25.1%)
CMYK 28, 19, 0, 75
HSL 220°, 16.4, 21.6 hsl(220,16.4%,21.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 220°, 28.1, 25.1
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 21.605, 0.694, -8.349
XYZ 3.28, 3.407, 5.335
xyY 0.273, 0.283, 3.407
CIE-LCH 21.605, 8.377, 274.749
CIE-LUV 21.605, -3.216, -9.191
Hunter-Lab 18.458, -0.582, -4.216
Binary 00101110, 00110100, 01000000

Color Schemes with #2e3440

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Alternatives to #2e3440

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#2e3440 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #2e3440

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CSS codes
.text {color:#2e3440;}
.background {background-color:#2e3440;}
.border {border:1px solid #2e3440;}

Shades and Tints of #2e3440

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, #050607 is the darkest color, while #fbfbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #2e3440

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #363738 is the less saturated color, while #04266a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #2e3440 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.

  • #343434 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #333436 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3b3d49 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3d3d4a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #373f44 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #363a46 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #383946 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #343b42 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population