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#231c2b Hex Color Code

#231c2b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #231c2b is a very dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #231c2b is comprised of 13.73% red, 10.98% green and 16.86% blue. In the HSL color space #231c2b has a hue of 268° (degrees), 21% saturation and 14% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 564.09 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#231c2b to white

  1. #231c2b
  2. #433c4a
  3. #655f6b
  4. #89848d
  5. #afabb2
  6. #d6d4d8
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ Basalt 0
      #201c2c
      ΔE = 1.314 / LRV ≈ 1.3%
    2. 4231
      #202030
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  2. Volkswagen

    1. Indigo Blue
      #1d1b2c
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  3. Ford

    1. Midnight Blue
      #1c1926
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 1.1%
  4. RAL

    1. RAL 5011 / Steel blue
      #231a24
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Dark Jadestone Firemist
      #1b1b2b
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 1.2%

#231c2b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#231c2b foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #231c2b">…</p>

#231c2b background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #231c2b">…</p>

#231c2b shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #231c2b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2300971
Binary
00100011, 00011100, 00101011
Hexadecimal
#231c2b
LRV
≈ 1.4%
Closest short hex
#223 ΔE = 3.574
RGB
rgb(35, 28, 43)
RGBA
rgba(35, 28, 43, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.330, g: 0.264, b: 0.406
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.110%, blue: 0.169%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14476245 / 0xff231c2b
HSL
hsl(268, 21%, 14%)
HSLA
hsla(268, 21%, 14%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 268° (268.000), saturation: 35% (0.349), value: 17% (0.169)
HSP
hue: 268.000, saturation: 34.884%, perceived brightness: 12.630%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 283.699, S: 24.041, L: 11.704
Cubehelix
H: -98.047, S: 0.221, L: 0.125
TSL
T: -4.113, S: 0.093, L: 0.125
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.186), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 83% (0.831)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 89% (0.890), yellow: 83% (0.831)
XYZ
X: 1.544, Y: 1.362, Z: 2.467
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.254, Y: 1.362
CIELab
L: 11.704, a: 7.226, b: -8.825
CIELuv
L: 11.704, u: 1.892, v: -7.761
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 11.704, C: 11.406, H: 309.312
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 11.704, C: 7.988, H: 283.699
Hunter-Lab
L: 11.672, a: 3.193, b: -4.360
CIECAM02
J: 9.452, C: 13.451, h: 299.684, Q: 60.573, M: 11.763, s: 44.068, H: 333.994
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.236, jaune: -1.618, green: -0.770
LMS
L: 1.316, M: 1.241, S: 2.449
YCbCr
Y: 43.321, Cb: 133.549, Cr: 130.008
YCgCo
Y: 33.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: 6.750
YDbDr
Y: 31.803, Db: 16.845, Dr: -6.076
YPbPr
Y: 30.571, Pb: 6.695, Pr: 2.810
xvYCC
Y: 42.255, Cb: 133.881, Cr: 130.468
YIQ
Y: 31.803, I: -0.649, Q: 6.147
YUV
Y: 31.803, U: 5.510, V: 2.805
Munsell Color System
5P 2/2 ΔE = 7.618
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 11.584

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