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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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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. 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. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q0.05.10
      #272d2d
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. N0.15.10
      #212e2b
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  5. 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%
  6. Chrysler

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

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

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

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

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

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

#242c2b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c2b foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #242c2b">…</p>

#242c2b background

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

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #242c2b">…</p>

#242c2b 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 #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
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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