#29485a Color Information

#29485a 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 #29485a, and its official name is Black Forest Blue. In RGB, it consists of 16.1% Red, 28.2% Green, and 35.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 54.4% Cyan, 20% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 64.7% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 202.0°, with saturation of 37.4% and lightness of 25.7%. The decimal value for #29485a is 2705498, and its nearest "web safe" color is #333366. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #29485a is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#29485a Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorBlack Forest Blue Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color41, 72, 90 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color16.1%, 28.2%, 35.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.839, 0.718, 0.647 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.544, 0.2, 0, 0.647 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color202.0°, 37.4%, 25.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color202.0°, 54.4%, 35.3% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color5.077, 5.844, 10.533 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color41, 60, 90 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code2705498 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color29.016, -5.728, -14.198 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)29.016, 15.309, 248.030 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color29.016, -13.016, -17.095 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color24.175, -4.817, -8.911 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.237, 0.272, 5.844 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4280895578 / 0xff29485a Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#333366 Copy
Last Updated: May 31, 2023

Shades of #29485a

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #29485a, its pure hue is 202.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.4%, and its lightness is 25.7%. 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 9 different shades of #29485a, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #05090b to #243f4f.

Tints of #29485a

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #29485a, its pure hue is 202.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.4%, and its lightness is 25.7%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #29485a, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #445f6f to #e4e8ea.

Tones of #29485a

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #29485a, its pure hue is 202.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.4%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #29485a, which range from #424242 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #005383 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #29485a

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #29485a! For #29485a, 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, #29485a. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #29485a

This color, #29485a, consists of 16.1% Red, 28.2% Green, and 35.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 41, Green = 72, Blue = 90. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #29485a is 54.4% Cyan, 20% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 64.7% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R16.1%
C54.4%
G28.2%
M20.0%
B35.3%
Y0.0%
K64.7%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 41 72 90
Octal 51 110 132
Hexa #29 #48 #5a
Binary 00101001 01001000 01011010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 54 20 0 64
Octal 66 24 0 100
Hexa #36 #14 #00 #40
Binary 00110110 00010100 00000000 01000000

Analogous Colors of #29485a

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #29485a — which has hue 202.0° — its analogous colors are located at 172.0° and 232.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #29485a.

Triadic Colors of #29485a

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 #29485a — which has hue 202.0° — its triadic colors are located at 82.0° and 322.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #29485a.

Complementary Color of #29485a

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #29485a — which has hue 202.0° — its complementary color is located at 22.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #29485a.

Split Complementary Colors of #29485a

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 #29485a — which has hue 202.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 52.0° and 352.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #29485a.

Tetradic Colors of #29485a

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 #29485a — which has hue 202.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 112.0°, 202.0°, 292.0°, and 22.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #29485a.

Monochromatic Colors of #29485a

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #29485a, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #1b2227 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #2b7199 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #29485a

We want to make getting started with #29485a on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #29485a into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #29485a 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 #29485a with other HTML elements.

#29485a Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #29485a.
<span style="color: #29485a;">The color of this text is #29485a.</span>

#29485a Background Color

The background color for this text is #29485a.
<div style="background-color: #29485a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #29485a.</div>

#29485a Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #29485a.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #29485a;">This color for the shadow of this text is #29485a.</span>

#29485a Border Color

This is a div with border color #29485a.
<div style="border: #29485a 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #29485a.</div>

#29485a Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #29485a on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #29485a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #29485a on a white background.</div></div>

#29485a Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #29485a on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #29485a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #29485a on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #29485a to White

This is a gradient from #29485a to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#29485a,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#29485a,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#29485a,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#29485a,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #29485a to white.</div>

Gradient from #29485a to Black

This is a gradient from #29485a to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#29485a,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#29485a,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#29485a,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#29485a,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #29485a to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #29485a

In addition to using #29485a 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 #29485a in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #29485a, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 41, Green = 72, Blue = 90). If you need details about the color coordinates of #29485a 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 #29485a
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(41, 72, 90)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #29485a; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #29485a; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #29485a; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(41, 72, 90);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#29485a")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:41, green:72, blue:90, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:41 green:72 blue:90 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(41f, 72f, 90f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(41, 72, 90);
 

#29485a Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #29485a the same way. For those with color blindness, #29485a might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #29485a looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #29485a 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 #29485a 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 #29485a 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

Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #29485a 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 9.7:1 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
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text