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Volkswagen Blue Anthracite / #232b36 Hex Color Code

#232b36 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #232b36 is a dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #232b36 is comprised of 13.73% red, 16.86% green and 21.18% blue. In the HSL color space #232b36 has a hue of 215° (degrees), 21% saturation and 17% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.71 nm.

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  1. Bottle of wine and grapes near cheese composition
  2. Coolant tank and warning information in engine room
  3. Bottle of wine and grapes near cheese composition

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Tints and Shades

#232b36 to white

  1. #232b36
  2. #434a54
  3. #656a73
  4. #898d94
  5. #afb2b6
  6. #d6d8da
  7. #ffffff / #fff

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  1. Colortrend

    1. ★ Inkwell
      #242b38
      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Dark Knight B31-014-247
      #232d36
      ΔE = 1.632 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Quarterback B29-024-274
      #282b3c
      ΔE = 3.946 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  3. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 270 20 10
      #242e3b
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. RAL 790-6
      #21232d
      ΔE = 3.956 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  4. AMC

    1. ★ Midnight Blue
      #1e2834
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Royal Blue
      #1d2332
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 8010-R90B
      #252a32
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. S 8005-R80B
      #313035
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.09.36
      #242936
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. 69.06.36
      #212c2f
      ΔE = 5.040 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  7. Ressource Peintures

    1. ★ Noir Encre / I02
      #1f2d38
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Noir Encre / I03
      #2e2c39
      ΔE = 4.227 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Byram Blue
      #242f39
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Dark Blue
      #2d2b3b
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7547
      #212e38
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ 532
      #292b36
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 4331
      #242830
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. 703Neu
      #282838
      ΔE = 4.280 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10946
      #273039
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 3.700 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  12. Alcro

    1. Uranus
      #202f3c
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Ebenholts
      #2a2a32
      ΔE = 3.122 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  13. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B62 Midnight Blue
      #292a33
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  14. Peintures MF

    1. Noir de nuit
      #2a303d
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Heavy métal
      #2a2930
      ΔE = 3.701 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  15. Audi

    1. Indigo Pearl / C2
      #22313c
      ΔE = 3.214 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Phantom Black Pearl / L8, L8L8, L8PA, L8PW, L8SF, L8SW, LZ9Y
      #2d3134
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  16. Caran d'Ache

    1. 508 Payne's Gray
      #2d2f3a
      ΔE = 3.222 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  17. Volkswagen

    1. Petrol Pacific Blue
      #1f2737
      ΔE = 3.248 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #1c2436
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. Dark Teal
      #172936
      ΔE = 3.286 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Byron Blue
      #253441
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  19. Sikkens

    1. T3.22.10 (RAL 5011)
      #1d2f3f
      ΔE = 3.639 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. S2.20.10
      #1e2e35
      ΔE = 4.029 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  20. Dulux Australia

    1. Royal Blue / G29
      #2e313b
      ΔE = 3.647 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  21. Loop

    1. Limassol / LP-223
      #1d2e3f
      ΔE = 3.687 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  22. Steel Primer Paste (Dtm)

    1. Mercedes Mittelgrau Matt / 7355
      #1d232e
      ΔE = 3.719 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  23. Dupont

    1. CAS936
      #2b3239
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. CAS920
      #283238
      ΔE = 4.261 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  24. Bentley

    1. French Grey / 9561065
      #2c2f34
      ΔE = 3.924 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  25. Levis

    1. Atl Denim A2
      #2c3241
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  26. Dulux

    1. Black Opal / 66BB 06/077
      #2c3241
      ΔE = 4.207 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Anchors Aweigh - 9179
      #2b3441
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  28. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15044
      #263042
      ΔE = 4.269 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Federal Standard 27038
      #2b2d30
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  29. Tollens

    1. T2093-6
      #282634
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Carbone | EE209
      #2b353e
      ΔE = 4.650 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  30. Duron

    1. Greenblack
      #292e31
      ΔE = 4.487 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  31. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.816 #105
      #2e3136
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Vallejo 70.994 #166
      #2a2d2f
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  32. Beckers

    1. Tusch 794 / S 8502-B
      #25252a
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Synth 541 / S 8003-R94B
      #323139
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  33. Ford

    1. Charcoal Blue
      #283143
      ΔE = 4.600 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Medium Charcoal
      #223144
      ΔE = 4.865 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  34. Flügger

    1. Sort Nat (U-754)
      #2c2f32
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  35. Behr

    1. Blackbird ECC-23-3
      #2f3540
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. Obsidian Stone ECC-25-3
      #2e3134
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  36. Benjamin Moore

    1. Yankees Navy / SC-51
      #242b3f
      ΔE = 4.864 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  37. Valspar Paint

    1. Cracked Pepper
      #29353d
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. Blue Dusk W30B
      #31343c
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  38. Para

    1. Eternal Blue / 2702-05
      #32323e
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  39. BMW

    1. Atlanticblau Matt / F23
      #132a33
      ΔE = 5.123 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  40. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1455
      #1c2029
      ΔE = 5.228 / LRV ≈ 1.4%

#232b36 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#232b36 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #232b36">…</p>

#232b36 background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #232b36">…</p>

#232b36 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #232b36">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2304822
Binary
00100011, 00101011, 00110110
Hexadecimal
#232b36
LRV
≈ 2.4%
Closest short hex
#234 ΔE = 4.482
RGB
rgb(35, 43, 54)
RGBA
rgba(35, 43, 54, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.265, g: 0.326, b: 0.409
RYB
red: 13.725%, yellow: 15.933%, blue: 21.176%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14472394 / 0xff232b36
HSL
hsl(215, 21%, 17%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 21%, 17%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (214.737), saturation: 35% (0.352), value: 21% (0.212)
HSP
hue: 214.737, saturation: 35.185%, perceived brightness: 16.564%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.774, S: 34.052, L: 17.232
Cubehelix
H: -148.142, S: 0.200, L: 0.164
TSL
T: -1.891, S: 0.092, L: 0.164
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.352), magenta: 20% (0.204), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 79% (0.788)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 79% (0.788)
XYZ
X: 2.223, Y: 2.351, Z: 3.826
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.280, Y: 2.351
CIELab
L: 17.232, a: -0.261, b: -8.211
CIELuv
L: 17.232, u: -3.649, v: -8.110
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.232, C: 8.215, H: 268.178
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.232, C: 8.893, H: 245.774
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.334, a: -0.961, b: -4.060
CIECAM02
J: 12.563, C: 13.190, h: 250.193, Q: 69.833, M: 11.534, s: 40.641, H: 306.100
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.177, jaune: -1.427, green: 0.488
LMS
L: 2.018, M: 2.451, S: 3.801
YCbCr
Y: 51.959, Cb: 134.013, Cr: 123.707
YCoCg
Y: 43.750, Cg: -0.750, Co: 4.000
YDbDr
Y: 41.862, Db: 18.263, Dr: 13.051
YPbPr
Y: 42.088, Pb: 6.420, Pr: -4.506
xvYCC
Y: 52.146, Cb: 133.640, Cr: 124.042
YIQ
Y: 41.862, I: -8.300, Q: 1.731
YUV
Y: 41.862, U: 5.973, V: -6.020
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/2 ΔE = 3.937
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 3.621

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