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Natural Color System / NCS S 8505-B20G / #252828 Hex Color Code

#252828 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #252828 is a dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #252828 is comprised of 14.51% red, 15.69% green and 15.69% blue. In the HSL color space #252828 has a hue of 180° (degrees), 4% saturation and 15% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491.41 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#252828 to white

  1. #252828
  2. #444747
  3. #666868
  4. #8a8c8b
  5. #afb1b1
  6. #d6d7d7
  7. #ffffff

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  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Charcoal Fleet
      #242828
      ΔE = 0.448 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. ★ Buckingham Gray
      #2a2a2a
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Platinum Gray
      #282828
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Medium Gray
      #2c2c2c
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ Schiefer 0
      #282828
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  4. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 9004 / Signal black
      #282828
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. ★ RAL 7021 / Black grey
      #23282b
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 426 C
      #25282a
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. ★ 426
      #242424
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  6. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2921
      #262626
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  7. Beckers

    1. ★ Darjeeling 520 / S 8500-N
      #262626
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Midnight Black 33-16
      #262626
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Black 25-17
      #212222
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pot Belly Stove
      #262626
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. ★ Black Leather
      #282829
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Gray
      #292929
      ΔE = 1.543 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. ★ Steel Gray Medium
      #2a2a2a
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  11. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 2549C
      #262627
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Nero N25-001-046
      #252525
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Pitch Black WD039
      #2c2b2c
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  14. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  15. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  16. Berger

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 8505-B80G
      #262b29
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. S 8505-R80B
      #252629
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  18. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N61 Black
      #2a2a2b
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  19. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80369,XF69
      #222423
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  20. Tollens

    1. ★ T2133-6
      #262525
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  21. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.855 #205
      #272624
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Vallejo 70.994 #166
      #2a2d2f
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  22. Farrow & Ball

    1. Pitch Black / 256
      #2a2829
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  23. Volkswagen

    1. Dark Burgundy
      #242528
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  24. Levis

    1. Black Touch
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  25. Dulux

    1. Night Jewels 1
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  26. Fired Earth

    1. Downing Street
      #2b2c2a
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11021
      #212427
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  28. Audi

    1. Indigo Pearl / LZ5U
      #22282c
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Rabenschwarz Metallic/Raven Black Pearl / 3A, 3A3A, LZ9V
      #2d2d2d
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 2.6%

#252828 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#252828 foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #252828">…</p>

#252828 background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #252828">…</p>

#252828 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 #252828">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2435112
Binary
00100101, 00101000, 00101000
Hexadecimal
#252828
LRV
≈ 2.1%
Closest short hex
#222 ΔE = 2.957
RGB
rgb(37, 40, 40)
RGBA
rgba(37, 40, 40, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.316, g: 0.342, b: 0.342
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.151%, blue: 0.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14342104 / 0xff252828
HSL
hsl(180, 4%, 15%)
HSLA
hsla(180, 4%, 15%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 180° (180.000), saturation: 8% (0.075), value: 16% (0.157)
HSP
hue: 180.000, saturation: 7.500%, perceived brightness: 15.344%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 192.174, S: 10.634, L: 15.820
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.037, L: 0.153
TSL
T: -1.489, S: 0.026, L: 0.153
CMYK
cyan: 7% (0.075), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 84% (0.843)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 84% (0.843), yellow: 84% (0.843)
XYZ
X: 1.905, Y: 2.064, Z: 2.305
xyY
x: 0.304, y: 0.329, Y: 2.064
CIELab
L: 15.820, a: -1.346, b: -0.466
CIELuv
L: 15.820, u: -1.301, v: -0.281
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 15.820, C: 1.424, H: 199.083
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 15.820, C: 1.331, H: 192.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 14.367, a: -1.478, b: 0.544
CIECAM02
J: 11.765, C: 3.321, h: 201.013, Q: 67.577, M: 2.904, s: 20.730, H: 254.713
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.120, green: 0.329
LMS
L: 1.908, M: 2.178, S: 2.301
YCbCr
Y: 49.589, Cb: 128.444, Cr: 126.683
YCgCo
Y: 39.250, Cg: 0.750, Co: 8.500
YDbDr
Y: 39.103, Db: 1.350, Dr: 3.999
YPbPr
Y: 39.361, Pb: 0.345, Pr: -1.500
xvYCC
Y: 49.804, Cb: 128.303, Cr: 126.682
YIQ
Y: 39.103, I: -1.787, Q: -0.634
YUV
Y: 39.103, U: 0.442, V: -1.845
Munsell Color System
10GY 2/1 ΔE = 5.126
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 6.518

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