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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 / #fff

Paints

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  1. Ford

    1. ★ Timerbline Green
      #222c28
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Lodon Green
      #222720
      ΔE = 4.154 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  2. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.995 #167
      #252b2b
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.868 #163
      #2a2e31
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Green
      #252f2e
      ΔE = 1.597 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Green
      #25312d
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  4. AMC

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

    1. ★ Q0.05.10
      #272d2d
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. T4.03.09 (RAL 9011)
      #27292a
      ΔE = 3.202 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  6. 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%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 81.03.33
      #222e2e
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. 78.01.33
      #303534
      ΔE = 4.676 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  8. Alcro

    1. ★ Racing
      #242e2f
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  9. Beckers

    1. Lakrits 815 / S 8502-G
      #252a25
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Darjeeling 520 / S 8500-N
      #262626
      ΔE = 3.953 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  10. Tollens

    1. T2036-6
      #1c2826
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Caoutchouc | EE201
      #2a3234
      ΔE = 3.934 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. Arcadian Green
      #1d2925
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Biarritz Blue
      #202f32
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  12. Fired Earth

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

    1. 26/20
      #2c3030
      ΔE = 3.072 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Schiefer 0
      #282828
      ΔE = 3.556 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  14. Audi

    1. Emerald Black Metallic / 3G, 3G3G, LY9W
      #2d312f
      ΔE = 3.129 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Phantom Black Pearl / L8, L8L8, L8PA, L8PW, L8SF, L8SW, LZ9Y
      #2d3134
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  15. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 16 C 40 - Deep green
      #20302f
      ΔE = 3.130 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  16. Man

    1. Grau / 2193
      #1e2522
      ΔE = 3.375 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  17. Flügger

    1. Københavnergrøn (U-799)
      #242f28
      ΔE = 3.459 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Sort Nat (U-754)
      #2c2f32
      ΔE = 4.444 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blackwatch Green 19-17
      #2a3233
      ΔE = 3.504 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Black 25-17
      #212222
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  19. RAL

    1. RAL 9004 / Signal black
      #282828
      ΔE = 3.556 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. RAL 7016 / Anthracite grey
      #293133
      ΔE = 3.606 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  20. Dupont

    1. CAS888
      #253333
      ΔE = 3.730 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. CAS904
      #263235
      ΔE = 4.335 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  21. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. N61 Black
      #2a2a2b
      ΔE = 3.828 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. G61 Dark Green
      #283532
      ΔE = 4.173 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  22. Behr

    1. Jet Black ECC-10-2
      #2d2e2f
      ΔE = 3.829 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Obsidian Stone ECC-25-3
      #2e3134
      ΔE = 4.928 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  23. Duron

    1. Greenblack
      #292e31
      ΔE = 3.832 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11019
      #2b2a27
      ΔE = 3.941 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. CF11018
      #2d2d2e
      ΔE = 4.040 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  25. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2921
      #262626
      ΔE = 3.953 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  26. Dutch Boy

    1. Pot Belly Stove
      #262626
      ΔE = 3.953 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Black Leather
      #282829
      ΔE = 3.971 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  27. Dulux

    1. Night Jewels 1
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 3.957 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  28. Levis

    1. Black Touch
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 3.957 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Infinity
      #303031
      ΔE = 4.678 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 164A Black Night
      #2c3334
      ΔE = 3.997 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  30. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80369,XF69
      #222423
      ΔE = 4.037 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  31. Ralph Lauren

    1. Bone Black / RLTH226
      #2f2f2f
      ΔE = 4.043 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Scholar Green / RLTH231
      #2e3633
      ΔE = 4.634 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  32. Pantone / PMS

    1. Black 3
      #292e26
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Skin Tone 29
      #302e2e
      ΔE = 4.846 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  33. Dulux Australia

    1. Colorbond® Night Sky / O15
      #2e2e2f
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  34. Volvo

    1. Apollo Grey New / VW-024
      #30302e
      ΔE = 4.228 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  35. Resene

    1. Pitch Black WD039
      #2c2b2c
      ΔE = 4.286 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Moroccan Palm G33-012-157
      #28332c
      ΔE = 4.314 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  36. Testors

    1. Testors 2549C
      #262627
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  37. Sanderson

    1. Amsterdam Green
      #22312a
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  38. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 27038
      #2b2d30
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Federal Standard 34056
      #232d24
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  39. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Tricorn Black - 6258
      #2f2f30
      ΔE = 4.427 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Caviar - 6990
      #313031
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  40. Berger

    1. Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  41. McCormick Paints

    1. Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  42. Vista Paint

    1. Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  43. Scib Paints

    1. Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  44. Volkswagen

    1. Sequoia Green
      #213334
      ΔE = 4.599 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Classic Green
      #253336
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  45. Sigma

    1. Mineral Grey / S 9000-N
      #303533
      ΔE = 4.601 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. Mineral Grey / 9005
      #313634
      ΔE = 5.043 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  46. Graham & Brown

    1. Black Cab
      #2f3535
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  47. Farrow & Ball

    1. Black Blue / 95
      #2f3535
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. Hague Blue / 30
      #2c3437
      ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  48. Peintures MF

    1. Fonte
      #2b2e32
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Noir
      #313132
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  49. Colortrend

    1. Green Shadow
      #1e3333
      ΔE = 5.047 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  50. Kelly-Moore

    1. Carbon / 407
      #323131
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 3.1%

#242c2a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c2a foreground

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

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #242c2a">…</p>

#242c2a background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #242c2a">…</p>

#242c2a shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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: 14.118%, yellow: 15.910%, blue: 17.255%
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
YCoCg
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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