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#242c2c Hex Color Code

#242c2c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c2c is a dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #242c2c is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 17.25% blue. In the HSL color space #242c2c has a hue of 180° (degrees), 10% saturation and 16% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491.41 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Tints and Shades

#242c2c to white

  1. #242c2c
  2. #434b4a
  3. #656b6b
  4. #898e8e
  5. #afb2b2
  6. #d6d8d8
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.995 #167
      #252b2b
      ΔE = 0.811 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.994 #166
      #2a2d2f
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 8010-B30G
      #242e2f
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. S 8010-B70G
      #232f2c
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  3. Alcro

    1. ★ Racing
      #242e2f
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-5708 TCX
      #262c2a
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 426 C
      #25282a
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Green
      #252f2e
      ΔE = 1.566 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ Charcoal Fleet
      #242828
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 81.03.33
      #222e2e
      ΔE = 1.570 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. ★ 69.06.36
      #212c2f
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  7. AMC

    1. ★ Forest Green
      #212c2e
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Sherwood Green
      #232a26
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Estate Green
      #212c2e
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Brewster Green
      #26302d
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2039-6
      #272e2b
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. Ridge Green
      #20292c
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Forester Green
      #1f2d2b
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  11. Resene

    1. Racing Green G30-012-182
      #232f2c
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Sentry B29-011-217
      #1c2728
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  12. Caparol

    1. 26/20
      #2c3030
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  13. RAL

    1. RAL 7016 / Anthracite grey
      #293133
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. RAL 7021 / Black grey
      #23282b
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  14. Duron

    1. Greenblack
      #292e31
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  15. Volkswagen

    1. Pine Green
      #1e2c2f
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Ragusa Green
      #273231
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blackwatch Green 19-17
      #2a3233
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 3.0%

#242c2c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c2c foreground

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="color: #242c2c">…</p>

#242c2c background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #242c2c">…</p>

#242c2c shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242c2c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370604
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 00101100
Hexadecimal
#242c2c
LRV
≈ 2.4%
Closest short hex
#233 ΔE = 3.742
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 44)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 44, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.290, g: 0.355, b: 0.355
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.157%, blue: 0.173%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406612 / 0xff242c2c
HSL
hsl(180, 10%, 16%)
HSLA
hsla(180, 10%, 16%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 180° (180.000), saturation: 18% (0.182), value: 17% (0.173)
HSP
hue: 180.000, saturation: 18.182%, perceived brightness: 16.380%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 192.174, S: 25.722, L: 17.265
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.094, L: 0.163
TSL
T: -1.489, S: 0.065, L: 0.163
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.182), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 83% (0.827)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 83% (0.827)
XYZ
X: 2.083, Y: 2.358, Z: 2.728
xyY
x: 0.291, y: 0.329, Y: 2.358
CIELab
L: 17.265, a: -3.467, b: -1.168
CIELuv
L: 17.265, u: -3.434, v: -0.741
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.265, C: 3.658, H: 198.623
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.265, C: 3.513, H: 192.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.357, a: -2.665, b: 0.218
CIECAM02
J: 12.600, C: 6.878, h: 199.606, Q: 69.935, M: 6.014, s: 29.326, H: 252.803
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.080, jaune: -0.219, green: 0.690
LMS
L: 2.096, M: 2.554, S: 2.721
YCbCr
Y: 51.740, Cb: 129.184, Cr: 124.488
YCgCo
Y: 42.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: 7.000
YDbDr
Y: 41.608, Db: 3.600, Dr: 10.664
YPbPr
Y: 42.296, Pb: 0.920, Pr: -4.000
xvYCC
Y: 52.325, Cb: 128.808, Cr: 124.486
YIQ
Y: 41.608, I: -4.766, Q: -1.692
YUV
Y: 41.608, U: 1.177, V: -4.920
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 2/2 ΔE = 3.489
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 5.764

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