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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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#252828 to white

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

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  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Charcoal Fleet
      #242828
      ΔE = 0.448 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Green
      #252f2e
      ΔE = 4.007 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ Schiefer 0
      #282828
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. 26/20
      #2c3030
      ΔE = 3.687 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Platinum Gray
      #282828
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Dark Spruce Green
      #2a2c26
      ΔE = 4.387 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Midnight Black 33-16
      #262626
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Blackwatch Green 19-17
      #2a3233
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pot Belly Stove
      #262626
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. ★ Black Leather
      #282829
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  6. Beckers

    1. ★ Darjeeling 520 / S 8500-N
      #262626
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Svartpeppar 584 / S 8502-Y
      #2a2a25
      ΔE = 3.780 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  7. Testors

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

    1. ★ Nero N25-001-046
      #252525
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Black Russian N27-008-282
      #24252b
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  9. Flügger

    1. ★ Ibenholt (U-738)
      #282826
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Sort Nat (U-754)
      #2c2f32
      ΔE = 3.944 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  10. Vista Paint

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

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

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

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  14. Australian Standard AS2700

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

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

    1. ★ T2133-6
      #262525
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Cartouche | EE203
      #2e3031
      ΔE = 3.975 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  17. RAL

    1. RAL 9004 / Signal Black
      #2b2b2c
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. RAL 7021 / Black Grey
      #2f3234
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  18. 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%
  19. Farrow & Ball

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

    1. Dark Burgundy
      #242528
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Merian Brown
      #262420
      ΔE = 3.943 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  21. Dulux

    1. Night Jewels 1
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Black
      #2d2d2d
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  22. Levis

    1. Black Touch
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Infinity
      #303031
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  23. Fired Earth

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

    1. CF11021
      #212427
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
    2. CF11019
      #2b2a27
      ΔE = 3.017 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  25. Sikkens

    1. DN.00.09 (RAL 9017)
      #2d2c2b
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. C2.04.06 (RAL 8022)
      #272220
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  26. Pantone / PMS

    1. Process Black
      #2b2926
      ΔE = 3.222 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Skin Tone 29
      #302e2e
      ΔE = 4.049 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  27. Behr

    1. Jet Black ECC-10-2
      #2d2e2f
      ΔE = 3.265 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Obsidian Stone ECC-25-3
      #2e3134
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  28. AMC

    1. Sherwood Green
      #232a26
      ΔE = 3.289 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Forest Green
      #212c2e
      ΔE = 3.674 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  29. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 27038
      #2b2d30
      ΔE = 3.305 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Federal Standard 17038
      #2c2926
      ΔE = 3.617 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  30. Colortrend

    1. Black Ironwork
      #202122
      ΔE = 3.354 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  31. Man

    1. Grau / 2193
      #1e2522
      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  32. Dulux Australia

    1. Colorbond® Night Sky / O15
      #2e2e2f
      ΔE = 3.511 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  33. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1949
      #2d2928
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Model Master 1947
      #2e2a2b
      ΔE = 3.754 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  34. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 8505-G20Y
      #282b26
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. S 8502-Y
      #312d29
      ΔE = 5.148 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  35. Alcro

    1. Racing
      #242e2f
      ΔE = 3.680 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Lakrits
      #2c292d
      ΔE = 4.089 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  36. Ralph Lauren

    1. Bone Black / RLTH226
      #2f2f2f
      ΔE = 3.824 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  37. Audi

    1. Pantherschwarz Pearl/Pantherschwarz Perleffekt / H8H8, H8PA, LZ9Z
      #2f2c2d
      ΔE = 3.830 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Brilliant Black / 9004, A2, A2A2, A2PA, A2PW, A2SF, A2SW, LY9B
      #1f1f1f
      ΔE = 4.277 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  38. Brillux

    1. 69.06.36
      #212c2f
      ΔE = 3.920 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. 81.03.33
      #222e2e
      ΔE = 4.217 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  39. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Tricorn Black - 6258
      #2f2f30
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Caviar - 6990
      #313031
      ΔE = 4.620 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  40. Peintures MF

    1. Fonte
      #2b2e32
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Heavy métal
      #2a2930
      ΔE = 5.211 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  41. Benjamin Moore

    1. Black Forest Green / E-46
      #252f2d
      ΔE = 4.180 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Black / 2132-10
      #323233
      ΔE = 5.234 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  42. Loop

    1. Black Matt / LP-103
      #232124
      ΔE = 4.209 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  43. Duron

    1. Caviar
      #252122
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
    2. Black Magic
      #292428
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  44. Range Rover

    1. Battleship Grey / 55
      #1a2021
      ΔE = 4.377 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  45. Volvo

    1. Apollo Grey New / VW-024
      #30302e
      ΔE = 4.417 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  46. HKS

    1. HKS 97
      #25251f
      ΔE = 4.510 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  47. GM / General Motors

    1. Douglas Green
      #242e2a
      ΔE = 4.564 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Arcadian Green
      #1d2925
      ΔE = 4.830 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  48. ProMarker

    1. Black
      #2c272b
      ΔE = 4.647 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  49. Kia

    1. Dark Grey / 1167
      #25221e
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  50. Crown Paint

    1. Jet Black
      #1e1e1e
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 1.3%
  51. Bentley

    1. French Grey / 9561065
      #2c2f34
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  52. Kelly-Moore

    1. Carbon / 407
      #323131
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  53. Humbrol

    1. 21 Black
      #231f20
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  54. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Abaddon Black / Imperial Primer
      #231f20
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  55. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 164A Black Night
      #2c3334
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 3.2%

#252828 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#252828 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #252828">…</p>

#252828 background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #252828">…</p>

#252828 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<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: 14.510%, yellow: 15.098%, blue: 15.686%
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
YCoCg
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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