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#161616 Hex Color Code

#161616 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #161616 is a very dark shade of gray. In the RGB color model #161616 is comprised of 8.63% red, 8.63% green and 8.63% blue. In the HSL color space #161616 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 9% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#161616 to white

  1. #161616
  2. #363636
  3. #5a5a5a
  4. #808080
  5. #a9a9a9
  6. #d3d3d3
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Aixam

    1. ★ Gris Cross Mat / A709
      #171718
      ΔE = 0.917 / LRV ≈ 0.9%
  2. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS1002
      #171718
      ΔE = 0.917 / LRV ≈ 0.9%
    2. ★ CAS998
      #151211
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 0.7%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ All Black N25-001-264
      #181818
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 0.9%
  4. Beckers

    1. ★ Rock n roll 521 / S 9000-N
      #191919
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 1.0%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ Encre de Chine | EE210
      #161412
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 0.7%
  6. Ski-Doo

    1. ★ Dark Grey / CMS 1553A
      #131517
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 0.7%
  7. Ferrari

    1. ★ Grigio Medio / 791
      #131717
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 0.8%
  8. Volvo

    1. ★ Apollo Grey / VW-024
      #191a1b
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 1.0%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Black 2 2X
      #111111
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 0.6%
    2. Black 4 2X
      #0f0f0f
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 0.5%
  10. Ford

    1. ★ Bronze Black
      #111111
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 0.6%
  11. Flügger

    1. ★ Almuesort (U-764)
      #121110
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 0.6%
  12. Alcro

    1. ★ Onyx
      #1a181a
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 0.9%
  13. Lada

    1. Dingo Grau / 610
      #101113
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 0.6%
  14. Chrysler

    1. Black Gray
      #101010
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 0.6%
    2. Vipor Slate Crystal
      #19191c
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 1.0%
  15. Caparol

    1. 64B / 64B Umbra+Schwarz 1/1
      #101010
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 0.6%
  16. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.861 #170
      #181b1c
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 1.1%
  17. Plymouth

    1. Anvil / PDS
      #0e1214
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 0.6%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. Verde Green
      #0f120f
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 0.6%
  19. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Nuln Oil
      #14100e
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 0.6%

Color Directory

#161616 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#161616 foreground

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="color: #161616">…</p>

#161616 background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #161616">…</p>

#161616 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #161616">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1447446
Binary
00010110, 00010110, 00010110
Hexadecimal
#161616
LRV
≈ 0.8%
Closest short hex
#111 ΔE = 2.184
RGB
rgb(22, 22, 22)
RGBA
rgba(22, 22, 22, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 0.086%, yellow: 0.086%, blue: 0.086%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15329770 / 0xff161616
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 9%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 9%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 9% (0.086)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000%, perceived brightness: 8.627%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 7.247
Cubehelix
H: -120.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.086
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.000, L: 0.086
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 91% (0.914)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.914), magenta: 91% (0.914), yellow: 91% (0.914)
XYZ
X: 0.763, Y: 0.802, Z: 0.874
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 0.802
CIELab
L: 7.247, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 7.247, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 7.247, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 7.247, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 8.957, a: -0.478, b: 0.488
CIECAM02
J: 6.983, C: 0.569, h: 210.929, Q: 52.065, M: 0.498, s: 9.777, H: 267.802
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.042, green: 0.073
LMS
L: 0.762, M: 0.831, S: 0.872
YCbCr
Y: 34.898, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCgCo
Y: 22.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 5.500
YDbDr
Y: 22.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 22.000, Pb: 0.000, Pr: 0.000
xvYCC
Y: 34.894, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 22.000, I: 0.000, Q: 0.000
YUV
Y: 22.000, U: 0.000, V: 0.000
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 2/2 ΔE = 12.546
Brand Color
GitHub ΔE = 0.973

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