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Natural Color System / NCS S 5540-R70B / #272651 Hex Color Code

#272651 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272651 is a dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #272651 is comprised of 15.29% red, 14.9% green and 31.76% blue. In the HSL color space #272651 has a hue of 241° (degrees), 36% saturation and 23% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 463.27 nm.

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  1. Summer Sunset at Snake River Overlook
  2. Abstract Glowing Fractal Backgrounds
  3. Chalcogenide glass used in a photonic integrated optical circuit

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Color Schemes

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

#272651 linear gradient to complementary #597700

  1. #272651
  2. #363349
  3. #404041
  4. #494d37
  5. #4f5b2c
  6. #55691d
  7. #597700

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #20204a
  2. #22224c
  3. #25244f
  4. #272651
  5. #292853
  6. #2c2a56
  7. #2e2c58

Tones

  1. #272651
  2. #2c2a4e
  3. #302d4a
  4. #343147
  5. #373543
  6. #3a3840
  7. #3c3c3c

Tints and Shades

#272651 to white

  1. #272651
  2. #49456c
  3. #6b6788
  4. #8f8aa4
  5. #b3b0c2
  6. #d8d7e0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#272651 to black

  1. #272651
  2. #222144
  3. #1d1c37
  4. #18172b
  5. #14111f
  6. #0c0913
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Resene

    1. ★ Paua V29-064-292
      #2a2551
      ΔE = 0.988 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Cherry Pie V35-046-295
      #372d52
      ΔE = 4.610 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 5 280 / Lavendel 40
      #2c2850
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 2200
      #24245c
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  3. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 300 20 30
      #2a2756
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. RAL 590-5
      #142d58
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Harbor Blue
      #1f244e
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Dark Tropic Teal
      #14274e
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  5. Dupont

    1. CAS680
      #2f2a58
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. CAS696
      #39284f
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  6. Fabric Creations

    1. Navy / 25994
      #1a2954
      ΔE = 3.158 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 5255
      #2e2447
      ΔE = 3.163 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. 655
      #0a214f
      ΔE = 4.920 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6713
      #292848
      ΔE = 3.266 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. 6479
      #34294a
      ΔE = 4.201 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  9. Tollens

    1. T2096-4
      #312749
      ΔE = 3.465 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. T2005-5
      #112353
      ΔE = 3.855 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  10. Loop

    1. Calais / LP-207
      #142754
      ΔE = 3.531 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  11. Sikkens

    1. V4.31.15 (RAL 5022)
      #272e5a
      ΔE = 3.560 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  12. Plascon

    1. Everest Blue B5-E1-2
      #142450
      ΔE = 3.562 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Deep Eyes B3-D1-2
      #00285c
      ΔE = 5.215 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  13. Matthews Paint

    1. Czech Flag Blue / 2306
      #312c4f
      ΔE = 3.657 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Regalia Blue / 2758
      #181e53
      ΔE = 4.724 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  14. FolkArt

    1. Thunder Blue / 609
      #282f57
      ΔE = 4.052 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Purple / 411
      #37275d
      ΔE = 5.223 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  15. Ford

    1. Blue
      #13265d
      ΔE = 4.193 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Royal Blue
      #0e1f53
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  16. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 4.355 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  17. Chrysler

    1. Navy Blue
      #19284c
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Mood Indigo
      #0d2b5b
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4550-R70B
      #2c2962
      ΔE = 4.616 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. S 5040-R70B
      #302f60
      ΔE = 4.648 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  19. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15052
      #1f2f60
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Federal Standard 25052
      #03265e
      ΔE = 5.213 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  20. Volkswagen

    1. Enzian Blue
      #1a2e58
      ΔE = 4.833 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Dark Blue
      #12264b
      ΔE = 5.082 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  21. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 155L Reflex Blue
      #07255c
      ΔE = 4.897 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  22. Focoltone

    1. 6026
      #35204d
      ΔE = 4.929 / LRV ≈ 2.3%

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#272651 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272651 foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #272651">…</p>

#272651 background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #272651">…</p>

#272651 shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272651">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2565713
Binary
00100111, 00100110, 01010001
Hexadecimal
#272651
LRV
≈ 2.4%
Closest short hex
#225 ΔE = 2.578
RGB
rgb(39, 38, 81)
RGBA
rgba(39, 38, 81, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.247, g: 0.241, b: 0.513
RYB
red: 15.294%, yellow: 14.902%, blue: 31.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14211503 / 0xff272651
HSL
hsl(241, 36%, 23%)
HSLA
hsla(241, 36%, 23%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 241° (241.395), saturation: 53% (0.531), value: 32% (0.318)
HSP
hue: 241.395, saturation: 53.086%, perceived brightness: 17.757%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.460, S: 41.303, L: 17.514
Cubehelix
H: -121.953, S: 0.538, L: 0.169
TSL
T: -3.007, S: 0.170, L: 0.169
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.519), magenta: 53% (0.531), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 68% (0.682)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 85% (0.851), yellow: 68% (0.682)
XYZ
X: 3.015, Y: 2.411, Z: 8.090
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.178, Y: 2.411
CIELab
L: 17.514, a: 13.815, b: -26.297
CIELuv
L: 17.514, u: -1.779, v: -28.758
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.514, C: 29.705, H: 297.716
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.514, C: 28.813, H: 266.460
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.529, a: 7.476, b: -20.016
CIECAM02
J: 12.752, C: 31.306, h: 274.832, Q: 70.357, M: 27.376, s: 62.379, H: 319.103
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.442, jaune: -4.745, green: -0.393
LMS
L: 1.931, M: 2.022, S: 7.997
YCbCr
Y: 53.113, Cb: 146.729, Cr: 125.386
YCoCg
Y: 49.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: -0.750
YDbDr
Y: 43.201, Db: 56.869, Dr: 7.998
YPbPr
Y: 41.309, Pb: 21.385, Pr: -1.478
xvYCC
Y: 51.477, Cb: 146.785, Cr: 126.702
YIQ
Y: 43.201, I: -13.219, Q: 13.590
YUV
Y: 43.201, U: 18.601, V: -3.685
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/6 ΔE = 3.701
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 7.416

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