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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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#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

#272651 to black

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

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      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 5 280 / Lavendel 40
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      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Blast Off V33-085-285
      #262857
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
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      #1e2952
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6912
      #2a2a56
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. 6665
      #2c2b59
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
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      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
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      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
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      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
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      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 2.1%

#272651 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272651 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #272651">…</p>

#272651 background

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

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

#272651 shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<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: 0.153%, yellow: 0.149%, blue: 0.318%
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
YCgCo
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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