#472b56 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #472b56 is composed of 27.8% red, 16.9% green and 33.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 17.4% cyan, 50% magenta, 0% yellow and 66.3% black. It has a hue angle of 279.1 degrees, a saturation of 33.3% and a lightness of 25.3%. #472b56 color hex could be obtained by blending #8e56ac with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 28
    • G 17
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 17
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 66
    CMYK color chart

#472b56 color description : Very dark desaturated violet.

#472b56 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #472b56 has RGB values of R:71, G:43, B:86 and CMYK values of C:0.17, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.66. Its decimal value is 4664150.

Hex triplet 472b56 #472b56
RGB Decimal 71, 43, 86 rgb(71,43,86)
RGB Percent 27.8, 16.9, 33.7 rgb(27.8%,16.9%,33.7%)
CMYK 17, 50, 0, 66
HSL 279.1°, 33.3, 25.3 hsl(279.1,33.3%,25.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 279.1°, 50, 33.7
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 22.79, 21.903, -21.055
XYZ 5.142, 3.739, 9.254
xyY 0.284, 0.206, 3.739
CIE-LCH 22.79, 30.382, 316.131
CIE-LUV 22.79, 9.856, -26.718
Hunter-Lab 19.337, 13.623, -14.839
Binary 01000111, 00101011, 01010110

Color Schemes with #472b56

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Alternatives to #472b56

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#472b56 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #472b56

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CSS codes
.text {color:#472b56;}
.background {background-color:#472b56;}
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Shades and Tints of #472b56

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, #060408 is the darkest color, while #fbf9fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #472b56

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #413f42 is the less saturated color, while #53037e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #472b56 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
  • #3b353e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2f3f66 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #35405b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4b3d41 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #383860 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3b3859 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #493648 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population