Color Black Violet blue (#2b2c42):
HEX, RGB color codes for HTML and CSS

The Comprehensive Guide to Black Violet blue (#2b2c42):
Its Meaning and Harmonious Color Matches in Design.

Black Violet is a color with a HTML hex code of #2b2c42.

Hue Family:

blues Family:

moderately saturated





low chroma

Color Information about Black Violet / #2b2c42

The HTML HEX code is #2b2c42. The corresponding color name is "Black Violet". In RGB values (additive color space used for Digital Displays), this HEX code translates to Red (R): 43%, Green (G): 44%, Blue (B): 66%. In the CMYK color model (subtractive color model used in printing), it is represented by Cyan (C): 35%, Magenta (M): 33%, Yellow (Y):0%, Black (K): 74%. In the HSL color space, #2b2c42 has a hue of 237°, saturation of 21%, and lightness of 21%. The HSV representation is 237° for hue, 35% for saturation, and 26% for value.

In the CIE-LAB color space, the color is denoted by L* (lightness) = 19, a* (green to red) = 6, and b* (blue to yellow) = -14. The XYZ representation is X: 3, Y: 3, Z: 6. In the YUV color space, it translates to Y (luminance) = 0.1812, U (chrominance) = 0.0382, and V (chrominance) = -0.0110.

The decimal value of the color is 2829378. The closest Web-safe HEX code is #333333. Variations of the colour are #53557F for a 20% lighter version and #020203 for a 20% darker version.

For the color with hex value #2b2c42, the correlated color temperature (CT) is estimated to be 20580 Kelvin (20580K).

The approximate wavelength of #2b2c42 is around 471.50nm.

HEX Code2b2c42#2b2c42
RGB Decimal Code43, 44, 66rgb(43, 44, 66)
CMYK35, 33, 0, 74/
HSL237°, 21%, 21%hsl(237°, 21%, 21%)
HSV237°, 35%, 26%/
CIE-LAB19, 6, -14/
XYZ 3, 3, 6/
YUV0.1812, 0.0382, -0.0110/
Decimal value2829378/
Web-Safe HEX333333#333333
Color Temperature (CT)20580 Kelvin (20580K)/
Estimate Wavelengtharound 471.50nm/

The Depth and Diversity of Black Violet (Hex: #2b2c42): Exploring its Impact in Design and Culture

Black Violet (#2b2c42) is a deep, mysterious color that resembles the dusk sky just before total darkness takes over. It evokes a sense of enigma and secrecy, reminiscent of a shadowy forest floor covered in twilight. This hue shares similarities with the velvety petals of Black Dahlia flowers or the sleek, dark plumage of ravens soaring across the dusky skyline. Black Violet captivates the essence of both elegance and strength, making it an excellent choice for conveying mystery and sophistication in designs or visual compositions.

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Tints and Shades of #2b2c42 HEX color (Black Violet)

In color theory, tints and shades are essential for understanding the depth and luminosity of colors. A tint is achieved by adding white to a pure hue, lightening its appearance. Conversely, a shade results from blending black with a color, giving it a deeper tone. In the context of #2b2c42, this color stands at the center between its tints and shades. While the tints get progressively lighter moving towards white (#ffffff), the shades deepen towards black (#000000).

  • #ffffff
  • #CACAD0
  • #9596A1
  • #606171
  • #2b2c42
  • #202132
  • #161621
  • #0B0B11
  • #000000

Tones of Black Violet (#2b2c42 HEX color)

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In the case of #2b2c42, #4d4e5b is the less saturated color, while #2b2c42 is the most saturated one.

  • #4d4e5b
  • #454555
  • #3c3d4e
  • #343448
  • #2b2c42
  • #333333
  • #262626
  • #1a1a1a
  • #0d0d0d

HTML Usage Examples

HTML using color code example

<p style="color: #2b2c42;">This is a css example</p>

HTML / CSS Color Name using W3C

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CSS color code example

p { color: #2b2c42; }

Text with hexadecimal color #2b2c42

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Background Color with #2b2c42

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Border Color with #2b2c42

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#2b2c42 Color Preview on White (#ffffff) Background

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#2b2c42 Color Preview on Black (#000000) Background

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CSS codes examples

.text {color:#2b2c42;}
.background {background-color:#2b2c42;}
.border {border:1px solid #2b2c42;}

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