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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 / #fff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-5708 TCX
      #262c2a
      ΔE = 1.021 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 19-5350 TCX / Scarab
      #24312d
      ΔE = 3.236 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  2. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.995 #167
      #252b2b
      ΔE = 1.059 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.868 #163
      #2a2e31
      ΔE = 3.499 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q0.05.10
      #272d2d
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. XN.01.06 (RAL 9004)
      #2f2f30
      ΔE = 4.175 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Green
      #252f2e
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Green
      #25312d
      ΔE = 3.084 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Black Forest Green / E-46
      #252f2d
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Black / 2132-10
      #323233
      ΔE = 5.044 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 81.03.33
      #222e2e
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. 78.01.33
      #303534
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  7. Alcro

    1. ★ Racing
      #242e2f
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Timerbline Green
      #222c28
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Lodon Green
      #222720
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  9. AMC

    1. ★ Forest Green
      #212c2e
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. ★ Sherwood Green
      #232a26
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 8010-B70G
      #232f2c
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. S 8505-G20Y
      #282b26
      ΔE = 3.347 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  11. Volkswagen

    1. Deep Sea Green
      #212d29
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Pine Green
      #27312d
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  12. Tollens

    1. T2036-6
      #1c2826
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Caoutchouc | EE201
      #2a3234
      ΔE = 3.505 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  13. Caparol

    1. 26/20
      #2c3030
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Schiefer 0
      #282828
      ΔE = 3.410 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  14. Beckers

    1. Lakrits 815 / S 8502-G
      #252a25
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Darjeeling 520 / S 8500-N
      #262626
      ΔE = 3.830 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  15. Fired Earth

    1. Downing Street
      #2b2c2a
      ΔE = 3.009 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  16. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 16 C 40 - Deep green
      #20302f
      ΔE = 3.081 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. Arcadian Green
      #1d2925
      ΔE = 3.149 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Biarritz Blue
      #202f32
      ΔE = 3.527 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blackwatch Green 19-17
      #2a3233
      ΔE = 3.153 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Black 25-17
      #212222
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  19. Duron

    1. Greenblack
      #292e31
      ΔE = 3.274 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  20. Behr

    1. Jet Black ECC-10-2
      #2d2e2f
      ΔE = 3.538 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Obsidian Stone ECC-25-3
      #2e3134
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  21. Dupont

    1. CAS888
      #253333
      ΔE = 3.541 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. CAS904
      #263235
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  22. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. N61 Black
      #2a2a2b
      ΔE = 3.553 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. G63 Deep Bronze Green
      #333333 / #333
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  23. RAL

    1. RAL 9004 / Signal Black
      #2b2b2c
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. RAL 7021 / Black Grey
      #2f3234
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  24. Man

    1. Grau / 2193
      #1e2522
      ΔE = 3.600 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  25. Flügger

    1. Ibenholt (U-738)
      #282826
      ΔE = 3.607 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Sort Nat (U-754)
      #2c2f32
      ΔE = 3.969 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  26. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 164A Black Night
      #2c3334
      ΔE = 3.688 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Black Leather
      #282829
      ΔE = 3.714 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Pot Belly Stove
      #262626
      ΔE = 3.830 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11018
      #2d2d2e
      ΔE = 3.769 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. CF11020
      #30302f
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  29. Levis

    1. Black Touch
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Infinity
      #303031
      ΔE = 4.436 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  30. Dulux

    1. Night Jewels 1
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  31. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2921
      #262626
      ΔE = 3.830 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  32. Ralph Lauren

    1. Bone Black / RLTH226
      #2f2f2f
      ΔE = 3.886 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Scholar Green / RLTH231
      #2e3633
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  33. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 27038
      #2b2d30
      ΔE = 3.896 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Federal Standard 17038
      #2c2926
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  34. Dulux Australia

    1. Colorbond® Night Sky / O15
      #2e2e2f
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  35. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80369,XF69
      #222423
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
    2. Tamiya 80301,XF1
      #333333 / #333
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  36. Resene

    1. Pitch Black WD039
      #2c2b2c
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Moroccan Palm G33-012-157
      #28332c
      ΔE = 4.809 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  37. Testors

    1. Testors 2549C
      #262627
      ΔE = 4.098 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Tricorn Black - 6258
      #2f2f30
      ΔE = 4.175 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Caviar - 6990
      #313031
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  39. Audi

    1. Phantom Black Pearl / L8, L8L8, L8PA, L8PW, L8SF, L8SW, LZ9Y
      #2d3134
      ΔE = 4.255 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Pantherschwarz Pearl/Pantherschwarz Perleffekt / H8H8, H8PA, LZ9Z
      #2f2c2d
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  40. Volvo

    1. Apollo Grey New / VW-024
      #30302e
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  41. Scib Paints

    1. Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 4.278 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  42. Berger

    1. Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 4.278 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  43. McCormick Paints

    1. Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 4.278 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  44. Vista Paint

    1. Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 4.278 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  45. Peintures MF

    1. Fonte
      #2b2e32
      ΔE = 4.300 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Noir
      #313132
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  46. Farrow & Ball

    1. Black Blue / 95
      #2f3535
      ΔE = 4.508 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. Hague Blue / 30
      #2c3437
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  47. Graham & Brown

    1. Black Cab
      #2f3535
      ΔE = 4.508 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  48. Sigma

    1. Mineral Grey / S 9000-N
      #303533
      ΔE = 4.608 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. Mineral Grey / 9005
      #313634
      ΔE = 5.046 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  49. Sanderson

    1. Amsterdam Green
      #22312a
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  50. Kelly-Moore

    1. Carbon / 407
      #323131
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  51. Colortrend

    1. Green Shadow
      #1e3333
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  52. Bentley

    1. French Grey / 9561065
      #2c2f34
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  53. Colorhouse

    1. Nourish .06
      #313536
      ΔE = 5.051 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  54. Humbrol

    1. 67 Tank Grey
      #333333 / #333
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 3.3%

#242c2b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c2b foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #242c2b">…</p>

#242c2b background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #242c2b">…</p>

#242c2b shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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: 14.118%, yellow: 15.791%, blue: 17.255%
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
YCoCg
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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