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#242c28 Hex Color Code

#242c28 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c28 is a dark shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #242c28 is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 15.69% blue. In the HSL color space #242c28 has a hue of 150° (degrees), 10% saturation and 16% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 512.38 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#242c28 to white

  1. #242c28
  2. #434b47
  3. #656b68
  4. #898e8b
  5. #afb2b1
  6. #d6d8d7
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. AMC

    1. ★ Sherwood Green
      #232a26
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Douglas Green
      #242e2a
      ΔE = 1.072 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Arcadian Green
      #1d2925
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  3. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.892 #87
      #272c28
      ΔE = 1.235 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Vallejo 70.995 #167
      #252b2b
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Green
      #232c26
      ΔE = 1.285 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. ★ Estate Green
      #252925
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2039-6
      #272e2b
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. T2036-6
      #1c2826
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Deep Sea Green
      #212d29
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ Pine Green
      #27312d
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  7. Beckers

    1. ★ Lakrits 815 / S 8502-G
      #252a25
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Pine Ridge Green
      #252d26
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Green
      #252f2e
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Racing Green G30-012-182
      #232f2c
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Kermadec G30-013-192
      #1d2c2a
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 8010-B70G
      #232f2c
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ S 8505-G20Y
      #282b26
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  11. Flügger

    1. Københavnergrøn (U-799)
      #242f28
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  12. Sikkens

    1. N0.15.10
      #25312e
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. Black 3 C
      #212721
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Black 3
      #292e26
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 2.6%

#242c28 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c28 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #242c28">…</p>

#242c28 background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #242c28">…</p>

#242c28 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242c28">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370600
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 00101000
Hexadecimal
#242c28
LRV
≈ 2.3%
Closest short hex
#233 ΔE = 4.628
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 40)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 40, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.300, g: 0.367, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.162%, blue: 0.173%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406616 / 0xff242c28
HSL
hsl(150, 10%, 16%)
HSLA
hsla(150, 10%, 16%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 150° (150.000), saturation: 18% (0.182), value: 17% (0.173)
HSP
hue: 150.000, saturation: 18.182%, perceived brightness: 16.199%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 151.717, S: 22.966, L: 17.130
Cubehelix
H: -221.296, S: 0.087, L: 0.161
TSL
T: -0.984, S: 0.063, L: 0.161
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.182), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 9% (0.091), key: 83% (0.827)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 84% (0.843)
XYZ
X: 2.011, Y: 2.330, Z: 2.351
xyY
x: 0.301, y: 0.348, Y: 2.330
CIELab
L: 17.130, a: -4.506, b: 1.430
CIELuv
L: 17.130, u: -3.349, v: 1.802
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.130, C: 4.727, H: 162.394
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.130, C: 3.803, H: 151.717
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.263, a: -3.190, b: 1.552
CIECAM02
J: 12.517, C: 6.753, h: 167.485, Q: 69.704, M: 5.905, s: 29.106, H: 205.251
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.043, jaune: 0.213, green: 0.776
LMS
L: 2.093, M: 2.554, S: 2.349
YCbCr
Y: 51.348, Cb: 127.428, Cr: 124.772
YCgCo
Y: 41.000, Cg: 3.000, Co: 8.000
YDbDr
Y: 41.152, Db: -1.732, Dr: 9.796
YPbPr
Y: 42.008, Pb: -1.080, Pr: -3.816
xvYCC
Y: 52.077, Cb: 127.051, Cr: 124.648
YIQ
Y: 41.152, I: -3.481, Q: -2.936
YUV
Y: 41.152, U: -0.567, V: -4.520
Munsell Color System
5G 2/1 ΔE = 3.388
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 8.204

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