#28038f Color Information

#28038f Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #28038f. In RGB, it consists of 15.7% Red, 1.2% Green, and 56.1% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 72% Cyan, 97.9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 43.9% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 255.9°, with saturation of 95.9% and lightness of 28.6%. The decimal value for #28038f is 2622351, and its nearest "web safe" color is #330099. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #28038f is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is magenta. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#28038f Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color40, 3, 143 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color15.7%, 1.2%, 56.1% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.843, 0.988, 0.439 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.72, 0.979, 0, 0.439 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color255.9°, 95.9%, 28.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color255.9°, 97.9%, 56.1% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color5.866, 2.499, 26.160 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color40, 3, 143 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code2622351 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color17.916, 51.399, -65.858 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)17.916, 83.541, 307.970 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color17.916, -1.227, -66.077 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color15.809, 38.560, -87.040 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.170, 0.072, 2.499 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4280812431 / 0xff28038f Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#330099 Copy
Last Updated: December 6, 2022

Shades of #28038f

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #28038f, its pure hue is 255.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 95.9%, and its lightness is 28.6%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #28038f, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #020008 to #260387.

Tints of #28038f

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #28038f, its pure hue is 255.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 95.9%, and its lightness is 28.6%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #28038f, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #351296 to #f2f0f8.

Tones of #28038f

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #28038f, its pure hue is 255.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 95.9%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #28038f, which range from #494949 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #270092 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #28038f

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #28038f! For #28038f, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #28038f. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #28038f

This color, #28038f, consists of 15.7% Red, 1.2% Green, and 56.1% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 40, Green = 3, Blue = 143. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #28038f is 72% Cyan, 97.9% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 43.9% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R15.7%
C72.0%
G1.2%
M97.9%
B56.1%
Y0.0%
K43.9%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 40 3 143
Octal 50 3 217
Hexa #28 #03 #8f
Binary 00101000 00000011 10001111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 72 97 0 43
Octal 110 141 0 53
Hexa #48 #61 #00 #2b
Binary 01001000 01100001 00000000 00101011

Analogous Colors of #28038f

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #28038f — which has hue 255.9° — its analogous colors are located at 225.9° and 285.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #28038f.

Triadic Colors of #28038f

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #28038f — which has hue 255.9° — its triadic colors are located at 15.9° and 255.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #28038f.

Complementary Color of #28038f

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #28038f — which has hue 255.9° — its complementary color is located at 75.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #28038f.

Split Complementary Colors of #28038f

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #28038f — which has hue 255.9° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 45.9° and 255.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #28038f.

Tetradic Colors of #28038f

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #28038f — which has hue 255.9° — its tetradic colors are located at 165.9°, 255.9°, 345.9°, and 75.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #28038f.

Monochromatic Colors of #28038f

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #28038f, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #140247 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #3b02d9 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #28038f

We want to make getting started with #28038f on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #28038f into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #28038f can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #28038f with other HTML elements.

#28038f Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #28038f.
<span style="color: #28038f;">The color of this text is #28038f.</span>

#28038f Background Color

The background color for this text is #28038f.
<div style="background-color: #28038f; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #28038f.</div>

#28038f Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #28038f.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #28038f;">This color for the shadow of this text is #28038f.</span>

#28038f Border Color

This is a div with border color #28038f.
<div style="border: #28038f 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #28038f.</div>

#28038f Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #28038f on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #28038f; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #28038f on a white background.</div></div>

#28038f Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #28038f on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #28038f; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #28038f on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #28038f to White

This is a gradient from #28038f to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#28038f,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#28038f,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#28038f,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#28038f,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #28038f to white.</div>

Gradient from #28038f to Black

This is a gradient from #28038f to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#28038f,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#28038f,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#28038f,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#28038f,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #28038f to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #28038f

In addition to using #28038f on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #28038f in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #28038f, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 40, Green = 3, Blue = 143). If you need details about the color coordinates of #28038f in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #28038f
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(40, 3, 143)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #28038f; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #28038f; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #28038f; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(40, 3, 143);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#28038f")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:40, green:3, blue:143, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:40 green:3 blue:143 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(40f, 3f, 143f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(40, 3, 143);
 

#28038f Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #28038f the same way. For those with color blindness, #28038f might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #28038f looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #28038f is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #28038f looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #28038f will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Recommended

We analyzed whether #28038f is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 14.0:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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