Color Pure Midnight blue (#112266):
HEX, RGB color codes for HTML and CSS

The Comprehensive Guide to Pure Midnight blue (#112266):
Its Meaning and Harmonious Color Matches in Design.

Pure Midnight is a color with a HTML hex code of #112266.

Hue Family:

blues Family:

highly saturated





medium chroma

Color Information about Pure Midnight / #112266

The HTML HEX code is #112266. The corresponding color name is "Pure Midnight". In RGB values (additive color space used for Digital Displays), this HEX code translates to Red (R): 17%, Green (G): 34%, Blue (B): 102%. In the CMYK color model (subtractive color model used in printing), it is represented by Cyan (C): 83%, Magenta (M): 67%, Yellow (Y):0%, Black (K): 60%. In the HSL color space, #112266 has a hue of 228°, saturation of 71%, and lightness of 23%. The HSV representation is 228° for hue, 83% for saturation, and 40% for value.

In the CIE-LAB color space, the color is denoted by L* (lightness) = 17, a* (green to red) = 21, and b* (blue to yellow) = -42. The XYZ representation is X: 3, Y: 2, Z: 13. In the YUV color space, it translates to Y (luminance) = 0.1438, U (chrominance) = 0.1261, and V (chrominance) = -0.0677.

The decimal value of the color is 1122918. The closest Web-safe HEX code is #003366. Variations of the colour are #203FBC for a 20% lighter version and #02040D for a 20% darker version.

For the color with hex value #112266, the correlated color temperature (CT) is estimated to be 3348 Kelvin (3348K).

The approximate wavelength of #112266 is around 476.00nm.

HEX Code112266#112266
RGB Decimal Code17, 34, 102rgb(17, 34, 102)
CMYK83, 67, 0, 60/
HSL228°, 71%, 23%hsl(228°, 71%, 23%)
HSV228°, 83%, 40%/
CIE-LAB17, 21, -42/
XYZ 3, 2, 13/
YUV0.1438, 0.1261, -0.0677/
Decimal value1122918/
Web-Safe HEX003366#003366
Color Temperature (CT)3348 Kelvin (3348K)/
Estimate Wavelengtharound 476.00nm/

The Depth and Diversity of Pure Midnight (Hex: #112266): Exploring its Impact in Design and Culture

The hex color #112266, also known as Pure Midnight, evokes the deep and mysterious darkness of a moonlit night sky. It resembles the inky blue hue that envelops the world during the witching hour. This color is reminiscent of the calm stillness that settles over a peaceful lake under a starry sky, reflecting the vastness and tranquility of the universe. It can also be likened to the rich color of indigo dye, used for centuries to create vibrant textiles and artworks. Pure Midnight is a shade that captivates with its enigmatic beauty.

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Tints and Shades of #112266 HEX color (Pure Midnight)

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 #112266, 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
  • #C4C8D9
  • #8891B3
  • #4D598C
  • #112266
  • #0D1A4D
  • #091133
  • #04091A
  • #000000

Tones of Pure Midnight (#112266 HEX color)

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In the case of #112266, #3d4870 is the less saturated color, while #112266 is the most saturated one.

  • #3d4870
  • #323e6e
  • #27356b
  • #1c2b69
  • #112266
  • #333333
  • #262626
  • #1a1a1a
  • #0d0d0d

HTML Usage Examples

HTML using color code example

<p style="color: #112266;">This is a css example</p>

HTML / CSS Color Name using W3C

W3C HTML / CSS Color Name doesn't exist for #112266.

CSS color code example

p { color: #112266; }

Text with hexadecimal color #112266

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Background Color with #112266

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Border Color with #112266

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#112266 Color Preview on White (#ffffff) Background

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#112266 Color Preview on Black (#000000) Background

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CSS codes examples

.text {color:#112266;}
.background {background-color:#112266;}
.border {border:1px solid #112266;}

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