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#232b2a Hex Color Code

#232b2a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #232b2a is a dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #232b2a is comprised of 13.73% red, 16.86% green and 16.47% blue. In the HSL color space #232b2a has a hue of 172° (degrees), 10% saturation and 15% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 494.32 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#232b2a to white

  1. #232b2a
  2. #424a49
  3. #646b6a
  4. #898d8d
  5. #afb2b1
  6. #d6d8d8
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.995 #167
      #252b2b
      ΔE = 1.055 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.892 #87
      #272c28
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-5708 TCX
      #262c2a
      ΔE = 1.185 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 419 XGC
      #242724
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 8505-B80G
      #262b29
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. S 8010-B70G
      #232f2c
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Deepest Woodland Green
      #212a27
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Green
      #252f2e
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ Charcoal Fleet
      #242828
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 81.03.33
      #222e2e
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. 69.06.36
      #212c2f
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  7. Alcro

    1. ★ Racing
      #242e2f
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  8. Tollens

    1. ★ T2039-6
      #272e2b
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. T2036-6
      #1c2826
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Swamp G30-011-198
      #252f2f
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Sentry B29-011-217
      #1c2728
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  10. AMC

    1. ★ Sherwood Green
      #232a26
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. ★ Forest Green
      #212c2e
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Timerbline Green
      #222c28
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Brewster Green
      #26302d
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. Douglas Green
      #242e2a
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Arcadian Green
      #1d2925
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  13. Volkswagen

    1. Deep Sea Green
      #212d29
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  14. Beckers

    1. Lakrits 815 / S 8502-G
      #252a25
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 2.2%

#232b2a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#232b2a foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #232b2a">…</p>

#232b2a background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #232b2a">…</p>

#232b2a shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #232b2a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2304810
Binary
00100011, 00101011, 00101010
Hexadecimal
#232b2a
LRV
≈ 2.3%
Closest short hex
#233 ΔE = 4.129
RGB
rgb(35, 43, 42)
RGBA
rgba(35, 43, 42, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.292, g: 0.358, b: 0.350
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.154%, blue: 0.169%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14472406 / 0xff232b2a
HSL
hsl(172, 10%, 15%)
HSLA
hsla(172, 10%, 15%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 172° (172.500), saturation: 19% (0.186), value: 17% (0.169)
HSP
hue: 172.500, saturation: 18.605%, perceived brightness: 15.943%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 181.580, S: 25.446, L: 16.759
Cubehelix
H: -195.760, S: 0.091, L: 0.159
TSL
T: -1.369, S: 0.065, L: 0.159
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.186), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 2% (0.023), key: 83% (0.831)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 84% (0.835)
XYZ
X: 1.975, Y: 2.252, Z: 2.521
xyY
x: 0.293, y: 0.334, Y: 2.252
CIELab
L: 16.759, a: -3.744, b: -0.521
CIELuv
L: 16.759, u: -3.375, v: -0.093
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 16.759, C: 3.780, H: 187.917
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 16.759, C: 3.376, H: 181.580
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.007, a: -2.774, b: 0.546
CIECAM02
J: 12.281, C: 6.687, h: 191.223, Q: 69.044, M: 5.848, s: 29.103, H: 241.141
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.070, jaune: -0.109, green: 0.711
LMS
L: 2.005, M: 2.449, S: 2.515
YCbCr
Y: 50.783, Cb: 128.745, Cr: 124.559
YCgCo
Y: 40.750, Cg: 2.250, Co: 7.000
YDbDr
Y: 40.494, Db: 2.267, Dr: 10.447
YPbPr
Y: 41.224, Pb: 0.420, Pr: -3.954
xvYCC
Y: 51.404, Cb: 128.369, Cr: 124.527
YIQ
Y: 40.494, I: -4.444, Q: -2.003
YUV
Y: 40.494, U: 0.741, V: -4.820
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 2/2 ΔE = 3.580
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 6.605

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