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#242b2b Hex Color Code

#242b2b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242b2b is a dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #242b2b is comprised of 14.12% red, 16.86% green and 16.86% blue. In the HSL color space #242b2b has a hue of 180° (degrees), 9% saturation and 15% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491.41 nm.

Color Variations

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Tints and Shades

#242b2b to white

  1. #242b2b
  2. #434a4a
  3. #656b6a
  4. #898d8d
  5. #afb2b2
  6. #d6d8d8
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.995 #167
      #252b2b
      ΔE = 0.400 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.892 #87
      #272c28
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Glencoe Green
      #232d2d
      ΔE = 1.317 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Granada Green
      #1d2628
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-5708 TCX
      #262c2a
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 426 XGC
      #24282b
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 8505-B80G
      #262b29
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. ★ S 8010-B30G
      #242e2f
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Charcoal Fleet
      #242828
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. ★ Green
      #252f2e
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  6. Alcro

    1. ★ Racing
      #242e2f
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  7. AMC

    1. ★ Forest Green
      #212c2e
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Sherwood Green
      #232a26
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Estate Green
      #212c2e
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Hawthorne Green
      #253031
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Swamp G30-011-198
      #252f2f
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Cinder N28-008-243
      #242a2e
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 81.03.33
      #222e2e
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. 69.06.36
      #212c2f
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  11. Tollens

    1. T2039-6
      #272e2b
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  12. RAL

    1. RAL 7021 / Black grey
      #23282b
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. RAL 9004 / Signal black
      #282828
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  13. Duron

    1. Greenblack
      #292e31
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  14. Caparol

    1. 26/20
      #2c3030
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Schiefer 0
      #282828
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  15. Fired Earth

    1. Downing Street
      #2b2c2a
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  16. Audi

    1. Indigo Pearl / LZ5U
      #22282c
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 2.0%

#242b2b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242b2b foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #242b2b">…</p>

#242b2b background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #242b2b">…</p>

#242b2b shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242b2b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370347
Binary
00100100, 00101011, 00101011
Hexadecimal
#242b2b
LRV
≈ 2.3%
Closest short hex
#233 ΔE = 4.243
RGB
rgb(36, 43, 43)
RGBA
rgba(36, 43, 43, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.295, g: 0.352, b: 0.352
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.155%, blue: 0.169%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406869 / 0xff242b2b
HSL
hsl(180, 9%, 15%)
HSLA
hsla(180, 9%, 15%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 180° (180.000), saturation: 16% (0.163), value: 17% (0.169)
HSP
hue: 180.000, saturation: 16.279%, perceived brightness: 16.091%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 192.174, S: 23.021, L: 16.879
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.083, L: 0.160
TSL
T: -1.489, S: 0.057, L: 0.160
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.163), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 83% (0.831)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 83% (0.831)
XYZ
X: 2.027, Y: 2.277, Z: 2.618
xyY
x: 0.293, y: 0.329, Y: 2.277
CIELab
L: 16.879, a: -3.056, b: -1.035
CIELuv
L: 16.879, u: -3.005, v: -0.648
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 16.879, C: 3.227, H: 198.705
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 16.879, C: 3.074, H: 192.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.090, a: -2.427, b: 0.278
CIECAM02
J: 12.370, C: 6.218, h: 199.753, Q: 69.293, M: 5.437, s: 28.013, H: 253.003
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.080, jaune: -0.200, green: 0.620
LMS
L: 2.039, M: 2.455, S: 2.611
YCbCr
Y: 51.138, Cb: 129.036, Cr: 124.927
YCgCo
Y: 41.250, Cg: 1.750, Co: 7.250
YDbDr
Y: 40.907, Db: 3.150, Dr: 9.331
YPbPr
Y: 41.509, Pb: 0.805, Pr: -3.500
xvYCC
Y: 51.649, Cb: 128.707, Cr: 124.925
YIQ
Y: 40.907, I: -4.170, Q: -1.480
YUV
Y: 40.907, U: 1.030, V: -4.305
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 2/2 ΔE = 3.907
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 5.909

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