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#12162a Hex Color Code

#12162a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #12162a is a very dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #12162a is comprised of 7.06% red, 8.63% green and 16.47% blue. In the HSL color space #12162a has a hue of 230° (degrees), 40% saturation and 12% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.68 nm.

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#12162a to white

  1. #12162a
  2. #343649
  3. #595a6a
  4. #7f808d
  5. #a8a9b2
  6. #d3d3d8
  7. #ffffff

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#12162a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#12162a foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #12162a">…</p>

#12162a background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #12162a">…</p>

#12162a shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #12162a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1185322
Binary
00010010, 00010110, 00101010
Hexadecimal
#12162a
LRV
≈ 0.9%
Closest short hex
#112 ΔE = 2.782
RGB
rgb(18, 22, 42)
RGBA
rgba(18, 22, 42, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.220, g: 0.268, b: 0.512
RYB
red: 0.071%, yellow: 0.084%, blue: 0.165%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15591894 / 0xff12162a
HSL
hsl(230, 40%, 12%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 40%, 12%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.000), saturation: 57% (0.571), value: 16% (0.165)
HSP
hue: 230.000, saturation: 57.143%, perceived brightness: 9.461%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.720, S: 44.444, L: 7.854
Cubehelix
H: -131.743, S: 0.470, L: 0.090
TSL
T: -2.533, S: 0.176, L: 0.091
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.571), magenta: 48% (0.476), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 84% (0.835)
CMY
cyan: 93% (0.929), magenta: 91% (0.914), yellow: 84% (0.835)
XYZ
X: 0.954, Y: 0.870, Z: 2.308
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.210, Y: 0.870
CIELab
L: 7.854, a: 5.040, b: -14.219
CIELuv
L: 7.854, u: -1.573, v: -9.624
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 7.854, C: 15.086, H: 289.517
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 7.854, C: 9.752, H: 260.720
Hunter-Lab
L: 9.325, a: 1.946, b: -8.145
CIECAM02
J: 7.209, C: 18.949, h: 266.945, Q: 52.899, M: 16.570, s: 55.969, H: 314.766
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.344, jaune: -2.524, green: 0.106
LMS
L: 0.698, M: 0.819, S: 2.284
YCbCr
Y: 35.830, Cb: 137.372, Cr: 124.824
YCgCo
Y: 26.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: -1.500
YDbDr
Y: 23.084, Db: 28.460, Dr: 9.672
YPbPr
Y: 22.588, Pb: 10.460, Pr: -2.920
xvYCC
Y: 35.399, Cb: 137.188, Cr: 125.435
YIQ
Y: 23.084, I: -8.808, Q: 5.377
YUV
Y: 23.084, U: 9.309, V: -4.460
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/2 ΔE = 12.505
Brand Color
GitHub ΔE = 14.560

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