#3e3e42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #3e3e42 is composed of 24.3% red, 24.3% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6.1% cyan, 6.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 3.1% and a lightness of 25.1%. #3e3e42 color hex could be obtained by blending #7c7c84 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 24
    • G 24
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 6
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#3e3e42 color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#3e3e42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #3e3e42 has RGB values of R:62, G:62, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 4079170.

Hex triplet 3e3e42 #3e3e42
RGB Decimal 62, 62, 66 rgb(62,62,66)
RGB Percent 24.3, 24.3, 25.9 rgb(24.3%,24.3%,25.9%)
CMYK 6, 6, 0, 74
HSL 240°, 3.1, 25.1 hsl(240,3.1%,25.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 6.1, 25.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 26.34, 0.924, -2.448
XYZ 4.692, 4.863, 5.845
xyY 0.305, 0.316, 4.863
CIE-LCH 26.34, 2.616, 290.678
CIE-LUV 26.34, -0.211, -2.903
Hunter-Lab 22.052, -0.607, -0.28
Binary 00111110, 00111110, 01000010

Color Schemes with #3e3e42

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Alternatives to #3e3e42

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#3e3e42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #3e3e42

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CSS codes
.text {color:#3e3e42;}
.background {background-color:#3e3e42;}
.border {border:1px solid #3e3e42;}

Shades and Tints of #3e3e42

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, #050505 is the darkest color, while #fafafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #3e3e42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3e3e42 is the less saturated color, while #03037d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #3e3e42 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.

  • #3e3e3e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3e3e3f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #48474b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4d464c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #48474d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #444448 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #474348 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #444449 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population