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#242c2b Hex Color Code

#242c2b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c2b is a dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #242c2b is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 16.86% blue. In the HSL color space #242c2b has a hue of 173° (degrees), 10% saturation and 16% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 494.32 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#242c2b to white

  1. #242c2b
  2. #434b4a
  3. #656b6a
  4. #898e8d
  5. #afb2b2
  6. #d6d8d8
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Glencoe Green
      #232d2d
      ΔE = 1.015 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ Gotham Green
      #232d2a
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-5708 TCX
      #262c2a
      ΔE = 1.021 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  3. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.995 #167
      #252b2b
      ΔE = 1.059 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.892 #87
      #272c28
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 8505-B80G
      #262b29
      ΔE = 1.361 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. ★ S 8010-B70G
      #232f2c
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Green
      #252f2e
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ Charcoal Fleet
      #242828
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ T2039-6
      #272e2b
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. T2036-6
      #1c2826
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 81.03.33
      #222e2e
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. 69.06.36
      #212c2f
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  8. Alcro

    1. ★ Racing
      #242e2f
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  9. Glidden

    1. ★ Deepest Woodland Green
      #212a27
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  10. Ford

    1. ★ Timerbline Green
      #222c28
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. ★ Brewster Green
      #26302d
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  11. AMC

    1. ★ Forest Green
      #212c2e
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. ★ Sherwood Green
      #232a26
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Racing Green G30-012-182
      #232f2c
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Kermadec G30-013-192
      #1d2c2a
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  13. Volkswagen

    1. Deep Sea Green
      #212d29
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Ragusa Green
      #273231
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  14. Sikkens

    1. N0.15.10
      #25312e
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  15. Caparol

    1. 26/20
      #2c3030
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  16. Beckers

    1. Lakrits 815 / S 8502-G
      #252a25
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 2.2%

#242c2b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c2b foreground

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #242c2b">…</p>

#242c2b background

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

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #242c2b">…</p>

#242c2b shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242c2b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370603
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 00101011
Hexadecimal
#242c2b
LRV
≈ 2.4%
Closest short hex
#233 ΔE = 3.797
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 43)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 43, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.293, g: 0.358, b: 0.350
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.158%, blue: 0.173%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406613 / 0xff242c2b
HSL
hsl(173, 10%, 16%)
HSLA
hsla(173, 10%, 16%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 172° (172.500), saturation: 18% (0.182), value: 17% (0.173)
HSP
hue: 172.500, saturation: 18.182%, perceived brightness: 16.333%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 181.598, S: 25.026, L: 17.230
Cubehelix
H: -195.760, S: 0.090, L: 0.163
TSL
T: -1.369, S: 0.064, L: 0.163
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.182), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 2% (0.023), key: 83% (0.827)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 83% (0.831)
XYZ
X: 2.064, Y: 2.351, Z: 2.630
xyY
x: 0.293, y: 0.334, Y: 2.351
CIELab
L: 17.230, a: -3.733, b: -0.521
CIELuv
L: 17.230, u: -3.413, v: -0.095
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.230, C: 3.769, H: 187.938
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.230, C: 3.414, H: 181.598
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.332, a: -2.800, b: 0.562
CIECAM02
J: 12.578, C: 6.679, h: 191.265, Q: 69.875, M: 5.841, s: 28.911, H: 241.201
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.071, jaune: -0.110, green: 0.711
LMS
L: 2.095, M: 2.554, S: 2.625
YCbCr
Y: 51.642, Cb: 128.745, Cr: 124.559
YCgCo
Y: 41.750, Cg: 2.250, Co: 7.250
YDbDr
Y: 41.494, Db: 2.267, Dr: 10.447
YPbPr
Y: 42.224, Pb: 0.420, Pr: -3.954
xvYCC
Y: 52.263, Cb: 128.369, Cr: 124.527
YIQ
Y: 41.494, I: -4.444, Q: -2.003
YUV
Y: 41.494, U: 0.741, V: -4.820
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 2/2 ΔE = 3.414
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 6.356

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