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Pantone / PMS Hexachrome Black / #212121 Hex Color Code

#212121 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #212121 is a very dark shade of gray. In the RGB color model #212121 is comprised of 12.94% red, 12.94% green and 12.94% blue. In the HSL color space #212121 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 13% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm. This color is used in the Renault logo, SoftBank Group logo and United States Air Force Academy seal.

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#212121 to white

  1. #212121
  2. #404040
  3. #636363
  4. #878787
  5. #aeaead
  6. #d6d6d6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

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  1. Ford

    1. ★ Cordovan
      #222222 / #222
      ΔE = 0.488 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
    2. Platinum Gray
      #282828
      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  2. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Black 25-17
      #212222
      ΔE = 0.624 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
    2. Midnight Black 33-16
      #262626
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  3. Audi

    1. ★ Schwarz / 9010, A1, L041
      #1f2020
      ΔE = 0.772 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
    2. ★ Brilliant Black / 9004, A2, A2A2, A2PA, A2PW, A2SF, A2SW, LY9B
      #1f1f1f
      ΔE = 0.982 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  4. Colortrend

    1. ★ Black Ironwork
      #202122
      ΔE = 0.865 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  5. Alcro

    1. ★ Midnight lacquer
      #1e1e1e
      ΔE = 1.476 / LRV ≈ 1.3%
    2. Onyx
      #1a181a
      ΔE = 4.573 / LRV ≈ 0.9%
  6. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Jet Black
      #1e1e1e
      ΔE = 1.476 / LRV ≈ 1.3%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Double Cod Grey N27-003-250
      #1d2020
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
    2. Pitch Black WD039
      #2c2b2c
      ΔE = 5.000 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  8. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80369,XF69
      #222423
      ΔE = 1.724 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.00.02
      #1c1e1f
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 1.3%
    2. C2.04.06 (RAL 8022)
      #272220
      ΔE = 3.082 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ T2133-6
      #262525
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  11. Duron

    1. ★ Caviar
      #252122
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
    2. Black Magic
      #292428
      ΔE = 4.301 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  12. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Abaddon Black / Imperial Primer
      #231f20
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  13. Humbrol

    1. ★ 21 Black
      #231f20
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ミレニアムブラック
      #1e1d1f
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 1.3%
    2. CF11021
      #212427
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. Pot Belly Stove
      #262626
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Black Leather
      #282829
      ΔE = 3.480 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  16. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.950 #169
      #252527
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Vallejo 70.855 #205
      #272624
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  17. Caparol

    1. 128 / 128 Kastanienbr+Eukaly1/1
      #1c1c1c
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
    2. Schiefer 0
      #282828
      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  18. Testors

    1. Testors 2549C
      #262627
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  19. Liebherr

    1. Asphaltgrau / CM498G2
      #1a1d1e
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  20. Volkswagen

    1. Dark Burgundy
      #242528
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Merian Brown
      #262420
      ΔE = 3.378 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  21. Chrysler

    1. Dark Auburn
      #22211d
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
    2. Charcoal Fleet
      #242828
      ΔE = 3.534 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  22. Dupont

    1. CAS1001
      #1b1b1c
      ΔE = 3.028 / LRV ≈ 1.1%
    2. CAS1002
      #171718
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 0.9%
  23. Range Rover

    1. Battleship Grey / 55
      #1a2021
      ΔE = 3.100 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 3.153 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  25. Berger

    1. Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 3.153 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  26. Vista Paint

    1. Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 3.153 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  27. McCormick Paints

    1. Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 3.153 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  28. Kia

    1. Dark Grey / 1167
      #25221e
      ΔE = 3.316 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 8505-B20G
      #252828
      ΔE = 3.393 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. S 8505-B80G
      #262b29
      ΔE = 5.069 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  30. Flügger

    1. Ibenholt (U-738)
      #282826
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  31. Volvo

    1. Apollo Grey / VW-024
      #191a1b
      ΔE = 3.655 / LRV ≈ 1.0%
  32. Farrow & Ball

    1. Pitch Black / 256
      #2a2829
      ΔE = 3.807 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  33. Focoltone

    1. 1073
      #1b1c20
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  34. Afnor

    1. Gris Bleu Moyen Fonce / 1610
      #1a1d21
      ΔE = 3.863 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  35. Tata

    1. Cairo Dust / 710
      #28221f
      ΔE = 3.916 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  36. Beckers

    1. Rock n roll 521 / S 9000-N
      #191919
      ΔE = 3.983 / LRV ≈ 1.0%
    2. Tusch 794 / S 8502-B
      #25252a
      ΔE = 4.126 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  37. Man

    1. Grau / 2193
      #1e2522
      ΔE = 4.197 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  38. GM / General Motors

    1. Carbon Flash
      #1e2522
      ΔE = 4.197 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
    2. Cortez Green Dark
      #1c2522
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  39. Albany Paint

    1. Midnight
      #181e22
      ΔE = 4.401 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  40. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. N61 Black
      #2a2a2b
      ΔE = 4.411 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  41. Pantone / PMS

    1. Process Black
      #2b2926
      ΔE = 4.578 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. 419
      #21211a
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  42. Teknos

    1. FI046
      #191d22
      ΔE = 4.611 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
    2. FI030
      #25201a
      ΔE = 5.083 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  43. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1949
      #2d2928
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Model Master 1947
      #2e2a2b
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  44. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 17038
      #2c2926
      ΔE = 4.800 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  45. RAL

    1. RAL 9004 / Signal Black
      #2b2b2c
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. RAL 8022 / Black Brown
      #1a1718
      ΔE = 4.942 / LRV ≈ 0.9%
  46. Levis

    1. Black Touch
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 4.917 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  47. Dulux

    1. Night Jewels 1
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 4.917 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  48. Aixam

    1. Gris Cross Mat / A709
      #171718
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 0.9%
  49. Benjamin Moore

    1. Black / PM-9
      #2a2c2d
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 2.5%

Color Directory

#212121 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#212121 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #212121">…</p>

#212121 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #212121">…</p>

#212121 shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #212121">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2171169
Binary
00100001, 00100001, 00100001
Hexadecimal
#212121
LRV
≈ 1.5%
Closest short hex
#222 ΔE = 0.488
RGB
rgb(33, 33, 33)
RGBA
rgba(33, 33, 33, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 12.941%, yellow: 12.941%, blue: 12.941%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14606047 / 0xff212121
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 13%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 13%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 13% (0.129)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000%, perceived brightness: 12.941%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 12.740
Cubehelix
H: -120.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.129
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.129
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 87% (0.871)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.871), magenta: 87% (0.871), yellow: 87% (0.871)
XYZ
X: 1.446, Y: 1.521, Z: 1.656
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 1.521
CIELab
L: 12.740, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 12.740, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 12.740, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 12.740, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 12.332, a: -0.659, b: 0.671
CIECAM02
J: 9.966, C: 0.688, h: 210.929, Q: 62.196, M: 0.602, s: 9.835, H: 267.802
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.052, green: 0.090
LMS
L: 1.444, M: 1.575, S: 1.653
YCbCr
Y: 44.347, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCoCg
Y: 33.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 8.250
YDbDr
Y: 33.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 33.000, Pb: 0.000, Pr: -0.000
xvYCC
Y: 44.341, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 33.000, I: 0.000, Q: 0.000
YUV
Y: 33.000, U: 0.000, V: -0.000
Munsell Color System
5Y 2/1 ΔE = 7.679
Brand Color
GitHub ΔE = 5.836

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