#3b3838 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3b3838 is composed of 23.1% red, 22% green and 22% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 5.1% magenta, 5.1% yellow and 76.9% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 2.6% and a lightness of 22.5%. #3b3838 color hex could be obtained by blending #767070 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 23
    • G 22
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 5
    • Y 5
    • K 77
    CMYK color chart

#3b3838 color description : Very dark grayish red.

#3b3838 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3b3838 has RGB values of R:59, G:56, B:56 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.05, Y:0.05, K:0.77. Its decimal value is 3881016.

Hex triplet 3b3838 #3b3838
RGB Decimal 59, 56, 56 rgb(59,56,56)
RGB Percent 23.1, 22, 22 rgb(23.1%,22%,22%)
CMYK 0, 5, 5, 77
HSL 0°, 2.6, 22.5 hsl(0,2.6%,22.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 5.1, 23.1
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 23.815, 1.301, 0.462
XYZ 3.931, 4.044, 4.315
xyY 0.32, 0.329, 4.044
CIE-LCH 23.815, 1.381, 19.557
CIE-LUV 23.815, 1.547, 0.331
Hunter-Lab 20.109, -0.292, 1.355
Binary 00111011, 00111000, 00111000

Color Schemes with #3b3838

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Alternatives to #3b3838

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#3b3838 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3b3838

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#3b3838 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3b3838;}
.background {background-color:#3b3838;}
.border {border:1px solid #3b3838;}

Shades and Tints of #3b3838

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, #090808 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3b3838

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3b3838 is the less saturated color, while #700303 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3b3838 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.

  • #393939 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #393939 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #444242 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #494142 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #454146 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #403e3e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #443d3e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #413e41 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population