#3b3540 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b3540 is composed of 23.1% red, 20.8% green and 25.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.8% cyan, 17.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.9% black. It has a hue angle of 272.7 degrees, a saturation of 9.4% and a lightness of 22.9%. #3b3540 color hex could be obtained by blending #766a80 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 23
    • G 21
    • B 25
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 75
    CMYK color chart

#3b3540 color description : Very dark grayish violet.

#3b3540 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b3540 has RGB values of R:59, G:53, B:64 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.75. Its decimal value is 3880256.

Hex triplet 3b3540 #3b3540
RGB Decimal 59, 53, 64 rgb(59,53,64)
RGB Percent 23.1, 20.8, 25.1 rgb(23.1%,20.8%,25.1%)
CMYK 8, 17, 0, 75
HSL 272.7°, 9.4, 22.9 hsl(272.7,9.4%,22.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 272.7°, 17.2, 25.1
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 23.156, 5.169, -5.887
XYZ 4.002, 3.846, 5.382
xyY 0.302, 0.291, 3.846
CIE-LCH 23.156, 7.835, 311.285
CIE-LUV 23.156, 2.352, -7.114
Hunter-Lab 19.612, 2.104, -2.542
Binary 00111011, 00110101, 01000000

Color Schemes with #3b3540

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Alternatives to #3b3540

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#3b3540 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b3540

This text has a font color of #3b3540.

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#3b3540 background color

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#3b3540 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b3540;}
.background {background-color:#3b3540;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b3540;}

Shades and Tints of #3b3540

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, #0a090a is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b3540

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3b3a3c is the less saturated color, while #400372 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b3540 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.

  • #383838 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #39373a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3f414a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #434049 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #444044 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3e3c46 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #403c46 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #403c43 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population