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#242424 Hex Color Code

#242424 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242424 is a very dark shade of gray. In the RGB color model #242424 is comprised of 14.12% red, 14.12% green and 14.12% blue. In the HSL color space #242424 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 14% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#242424 to White

  1. #242424
  2. #434343
  3. #656565
  4. #898989
  5. #afafaf
  6. #d6d6d6
  7. #ffffff

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  1. Tollens

    1. ★ T2133-6
      #262525
      ΔE = 0.762
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pot Belly Stove
      #262626
      ΔE = 0.962
    2. ★ Black Leather
      #282829
      ΔE = 2.073
  3. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2921
      #262626
      ΔE = 0.962
  4. Beckers

    1. ★ Darjeeling 520 / S 8500-N
      #262626
      ΔE = 0.962
    2. Aubergine 710 / S 8502-R
      #2a2525
      ΔE = 2.680
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Midnight Black 33-16
      #262626
      ΔE = 0.962
    2. ★ Black 25-17
      #212222
      ΔE = 1.179
  6. Ford

    1. ★ Cordovan
      #222222
      ΔE = 0.970
    2. Dark Charcoal
      #1f1f21
      ΔE = 2.776
  7. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 2549C
      #262627
      ΔE = 1.221
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 9000-N
      #262423
      ΔE = 1.229
    2. ★ S 8505-B20G
      #252828
      ΔE = 2.159
  9. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80369,XF69
      #222423
      ΔE = 1.239
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Hexachrome Black
      #212121
      ΔE = 1.458
  11. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 8022 / Black brown
      #212121
      ΔE = 1.458
    2. ★ RAL 9004 / Signal black
      #282828
      ΔE = 1.917
  12. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.950 #169
      #252527
      ΔE = 1.519
    2. ★ Vallejo 70.855 #205
      #272624
      ΔE = 1.792
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ Black Ironwork
      #202122
      ΔE = 1.751
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.795
  15. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.795
  16. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.795
  17. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.795
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ Schiefer 0
      #282828
      ΔE = 1.917
  19. Audi

    1. ★ Schwarz / 9010, A1, L041
      #1f2020
      ΔE = 2.110
    2. Brilliant Black / 9004, A2, A2A2, A2PA, A2PW, A2SF, A2SW, LY9B
      #1f1f1f
      ΔE = 2.440
  20. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Dark Burgundy
      #242528
      ΔE = 2.221
  21. Duron

    1. Caviar
      #252122
      ΔE = 2.341
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. Dark Gray
      #292929
      ΔE = 2.391
    2. Charcoal Gray
      #282724
      ΔE = 2.596
  23. Chrysler

    1. Charcoal Fleet
      #242828
      ΔE = 2.430
    2. Buckingham Gray
      #2a2a2a
      ΔE = 2.864
  24. Farrow & Ball

    1. Pitch Black / 256
      #2a2829
      ΔE = 2.466
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11021
      #212427
      ΔE = 2.535
  26. Resene

    1. Bokara Grey N28-005-068
      #2a2725
      ΔE = 2.647
    2. Double Cod Grey N27-003-250
      #1d2020
      ΔE = 2.686
  27. Humbrol

    1. 21 Black
      #231f20
      ΔE = 2.907
  28. Alcro

    1. Midnight lacquer
      #1e1e1e
      ΔE = 2.934
  29. Glidden

    1. Onyx Black
      #1e1e1e
      ΔE = 2.934
  30. Crown Paint

    1. Jet Black
      #1e1e1e
      ΔE = 2.934
  31. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. N61 Black
      #2a2a2b
      ΔE = 2.981

#242424 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242424 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #242424">…</p>

#242424 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #242424">…</p>

#242424 shadow

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

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242424">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2368548
Binary
00100100, 00100100, 00100100
Hexadecimal
#242424
Closest short hex
#222 ΔE = 0.970
RGB
rgb(36, 36, 36)
RGBA
rgba(36, 36, 36, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 14.118%, blue: 14.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14408668 / 0xff242424
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 14%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%%, 14%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 14% (0.141)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000, perceived brightness: 14.118
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 14.198
Cubehelix
H: -120.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.141
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.141
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 0 (0.000), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 86 (0.859)
CMY
cyan: 86 (0.859), magenta: 86 (0.859), yellow: 86 (0.859)
XYZ
X: 1.677, Y: 1.764, Z: 1.921
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 1.764
CIELab
L: 14.198, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 14.198, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 14.198, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 14.198, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 13.282, a: -0.709, b: 0.723
CIECAM02
J: 10.822, C: 0.718, h: 210.929, Q: 64.814, M: 0.628, s: 9.846, H: 267.802
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.055, green: 0.094
LMS
L: 1.675, M: 1.827, S: 1.918
YCbCr
Y: 46.924, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCgCo
Y: 36.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 9.000
YDbDr
Y: 36.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 36.000, Pb: 0.000, Pr: -0.000
xvYCC
Y: 46.918, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 36.000, I: 0.000, Q: -0.000
YUV
Y: 36.000, U: 0.000, V: 0.000
Munsell Color System
5Y 2/1 ΔE = 6.397
Brand Color
GitHub ΔE = 7.279

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