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#242c2a Hex Color Code

#242c2a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c2a is a dark shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #242c2a is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 16.47% blue. In the HSL color space #242c2a has a hue of 165° (degrees), 10% saturation and 16% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 498.18 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#242c2a to white

  1. #242c2a
  2. #434b49
  3. #656b6a
  4. #898e8d
  5. #afb2b1
  6. #d6d8d8
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-5708 TCX
      #262c2a
      ΔE = 0.796 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 419 XGC
      #242724
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  2. Tollens

    1. ★ T2039-6
      #272e2b
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. T2036-6
      #1c2826
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  3. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.995 #167
      #252b2b
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. ★ Vallejo 70.892 #87
      #272c28
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Green
      #252f2e
      ΔE = 1.597 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Charcoal Fleet
      #242828
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Douglas Green
      #242e2a
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Arcadian Green
      #1d2925
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  6. AMC

    1. ★ Sherwood Green
      #232a26
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Forest Green
      #212c2e
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Racing Green G30-012-182
      #232f2c
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Kermadec G30-013-192
      #1d2c2a
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 8010-B70G
      #232f2c
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. S 8505-G20Y
      #282b26
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  9. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Deep Sea Green
      #212d29
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Pine Green
      #27312d
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 81.03.33
      #222e2e
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  11. Alcro

    1. ★ Racing
      #242e2f
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  12. Ford

    1. Estate Green
      #252925
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Estate Green
      #212c2e
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  13. Beckers

    1. Lakrits 815 / S 8502-G
      #252a25
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  14. Sikkens

    1. N0.15.10
      #25312e
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  15. Fired Earth

    1. Downing Street
      #2b2c2a
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 2.5%

#242c2a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c2a foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #242c2a">…</p>

#242c2a background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #242c2a">…</p>

#242c2a shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242c2a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370602
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 00101010
Hexadecimal
#242c2a
LRV
≈ 2.3%
Closest short hex
#233 ΔE = 3.979
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 42)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 42, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.295, g: 0.361, b: 0.344
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.159%, blue: 0.173%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406614 / 0xff242c2a
HSL
hsl(165, 10%, 16%)
HSLA
hsla(165, 10%, 16%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 165° (165.000), saturation: 18% (0.182), value: 17% (0.173)
HSP
hue: 165.000, saturation: 18.182%, perceived brightness: 16.288%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 170.885, S: 24.335, L: 17.196
Cubehelix
H: -204.003, S: 0.087, L: 0.162
TSL
T: -1.243, S: 0.063, L: 0.162
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.182), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 5% (0.045), key: 83% (0.827)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 84% (0.835)
XYZ
X: 2.046, Y: 2.344, Z: 2.535
xyY
x: 0.295, y: 0.338, Y: 2.344
CIELab
L: 17.196, a: -3.995, b: 0.128
CIELuv
L: 17.196, u: -3.391, v: 0.544
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.196, C: 3.997, H: 178.159
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.196, C: 3.434, H: 170.885
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.309, a: -2.933, b: 0.900
CIECAM02
J: 12.557, C: 6.594, h: 182.906, Q: 69.817, M: 5.766, s: 28.739, H: 229.070
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.062, jaune: -0.002, green: 0.732
LMS
L: 2.095, M: 2.554, S: 2.531
YCbCr
Y: 51.544, Cb: 128.306, Cr: 124.630
YCgCo
Y: 41.500, Cg: 2.500, Co: 7.500
YDbDr
Y: 41.380, Db: 0.934, Dr: 10.230
YPbPr
Y: 42.152, Pb: -0.080, Pr: -3.908
xvYCC
Y: 52.201, Cb: 127.930, Cr: 124.567
YIQ
Y: 41.380, I: -4.123, Q: -2.314
YUV
Y: 41.380, U: 0.305, V: -4.720
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 2/2 ΔE = 3.493
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 6.966

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