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#272420 Hex Color Code

#272420 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272420 is a very dark shade of brown. In the RGB color model #272420 is comprised of 15.29% red, 14.12% green and 12.55% blue. In the HSL color space #272420 has a hue of 34° (degrees), 10% saturation and 14% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 578.63 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

Tints and Shades

#272420 to white

  1. #272420
  2. #464340
  3. #686562
  4. #8b8987
  5. #b0afad
  6. #d7d6d5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Merian Brown
      #262420
      ΔE = 0.496 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Dark Brown
      #282421
      ΔE = 0.823 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
    2. Dark Charcoal
      #242424
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  3. Kia

    1. ★ Dark Grey / 1167
      #25221e
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dark Spice
      #2a2421
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. ★ Dark Auburn
      #22211d
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Charcoal Gray
      #282724
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Gillman Green
      #222521
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  6. Tata

    1. ★ Cairo Dust / 710
      #28221f
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  7. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Britannia Bronze
      #2b2520
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  8. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.855 #205
      #272624
      ΔE = 1.748 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ C2.04.06 (RAL 8022)
      #272220
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 9000-N
      #262423
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Bokara Grey N28-005-068
      #2a2725
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. ★ Cosmonaut N27-007-048
      #26211f
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  12. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 6022 / Olive drab
      #25221b
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  13. Teknos

    1. FI030
      #25201a
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. Process Black
      #2b2926
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Black C
      #2d2926
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  15. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 17038
      #2c2926
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  16. Flügger

    1. Ibenholt (U-738)
      #282826
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Mørk Mahogni (U-784)
      #27201a
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  17. Tollens

    1. T2133-6
      #262525
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  18. Lancia

    1. Beige Montebello / 226
      #25221a
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Midnight Black 33-16
      #262626
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  20. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2921
      #262626
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Model Master 28134
      #2c2827
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. Pot Belly Stove
      #262626
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11019
      #2b2a27
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  23. Beckers

    1. Aubergine 710 / S 8502-R
      #2a2525
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Svartpeppar 584 / S 8502-Y
      #2a2a25
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 2.3%

#272420 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272420 foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #272420">…</p>

#272420 background

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="background-color: #272420">…</p>

#272420 shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272420">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2565152
Binary
00100111, 00100100, 00100000
Hexadecimal
#272420
LRV
≈ 1.8%
Closest short hex
#222 ΔE = 3.420
RGB
rgb(39, 36, 32)
RGBA
rgba(39, 36, 32, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.364, g: 0.336, b: 0.299
RYB
red: 14.608%, yellow: 15.294%, blue: 12.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14212064 / 0xff272420
HSL
hsl(34, 10%, 14%)
HSLA
hsla(34, 10%, 14%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 34° (34.286), saturation: 18% (0.179), value: 15% (0.153)
HSP
hue: 34.286, saturation: 17.949%, perceived brightness: 14.314%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 59.249, S: 17.278, L: 14.386
Cubehelix
H: 31.326, S: 0.082, L: 0.143
TSL
T: 2.561, S: 0.042, L: 0.143
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 8% (0.077), yellow: 18% (0.179), key: 85% (0.847)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 86% (0.859), yellow: 87% (0.875)
XYZ
X: 1.728, Y: 1.797, Z: 1.622
xyY
x: 0.336, y: 0.349, Y: 1.797
CIELab
L: 14.386, a: 0.506, b: 3.178
CIELuv
L: 14.386, u: 1.530, v: 2.571
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 14.386, C: 3.218, H: 80.944
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 14.386, C: 2.992, H: 59.249
Hunter-Lab
L: 13.407, a: -0.451, b: 2.211
CIECAM02
J: 10.981, C: 3.339, h: 74.984, Q: 65.288, M: 2.920, s: 21.148, H: 76.167
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.042, jaune: 0.451, green: -0.057
LMS
L: 1.775, M: 1.845, S: 1.625
YCbCr
Y: 47.303, Cb: 125.800, Cr: 129.601
YCgCo
Y: 35.750, Cg: 0.250, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 36.441, Db: -6.682, Dr: -4.867
YPbPr
Y: 36.351, Pb: -2.345, Pr: 1.684
xvYCC
Y: 47.219, Cb: 125.940, Cr: 129.479
YIQ
Y: 36.441, I: 3.072, Q: -0.610
YUV
Y: 36.441, U: -2.185, V: 2.245
Munsell Color System
5Y 2/1 ΔE = 5.305
Brand Color
GitHub ΔE = 7.916

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