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#272721 Hex Color Code

#272721 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272721 is a very dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #272721 is comprised of 15.29% red, 15.29% green and 12.94% blue. In the HSL color space #272721 has a hue of 60° (degrees), 8% saturation and 14% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.47 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#272721 to white

  1. #272721
  2. #464640
  3. #676763
  4. #8b8b87
  5. #b0b0ae
  6. #d7d7d6
  7. #ffffff

Paints

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  1. Resene

    1. ★ Maire Y29-011-086
      #2a2922
      ΔE = 1.261 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Bokara Grey N28-005-068
      #2a2725
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 419 CP
      #242721
      ΔE = 1.436 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. ★ Black XGC
      #2d2a24
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  3. Beckers

    1. ★ Svartpeppar 584 / S 8502-Y
      #2a2a25
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Lakrits 815 / S 8502-G
      #252a25
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Charcoal Gray
      #282724
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. ★ Gillman Green
      #222521
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Merian Brown
      #262420
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  6. Ford

    1. ★ Deep Channel Green
      #252924
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Lodon Green
      #222720
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 8505-G20Y
      #282b26
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. S 8505-G80Y
      #2e2b25
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  8. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.855 #205
      #272624
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  9. Flügger

    1. Ibenholt (U-738)
      #282826
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11019
      #2b2a27
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  11. RAL

    1. RAL 6022 / Olive drab
      #25221b
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  12. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 17038
      #2c2926
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  13. Kia

    1. Dark Grey / 1167
      #25221e
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  14. Lancia

    1. Beige Montebello / 226
      #25221a
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  15. Marston & Langinger

    1. Britannia Bronze
      #2b2520
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  16. Chrysler

    1. Dark Auburn
      #22211d
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 1.5%

#272721 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272721 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #272721">…</p>

#272721 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #272721">…</p>

#272721 shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272721">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2565921
Binary
00100111, 00100111, 00100001
Hexadecimal
#272721
LRV
≈ 2.0%
Closest short hex
#222 ΔE = 4.752
RGB
rgb(39, 39, 33)
RGBA
rgba(39, 39, 33, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.351, g: 0.351, b: 0.297
RYB
red: 0.129%, yellow: 0.153%, blue: 0.129%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14211295 / 0xff272721
HSL
hsl(60, 8%, 14%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 8%, 14%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (60.000), saturation: 15% (0.154), value: 15% (0.153)
HSP
hue: 60.000, saturation: 15.385%, perceived brightness: 15.044%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.873, S: 20.789, L: 15.446
Cubehelix
H: 56.942, S: 0.083, L: 0.150
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.034, L: 0.150
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 15% (0.154), key: 85% (0.847)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 85% (0.847), yellow: 87% (0.871)
XYZ
X: 1.837, Y: 1.992, Z: 1.726
xyY
x: 0.331, y: 0.359, Y: 1.992
CIELab
L: 15.446, a: -1.369, b: 3.974
CIELuv
L: 15.446, u: 0.255, v: 3.531
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 15.446, C: 4.203, H: 109.015
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 15.446, C: 3.540, H: 85.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 14.115, a: -1.472, b: 2.628
CIECAM02
J: 11.581, C: 4.372, h: 106.345, Q: 67.048, M: 3.823, s: 23.879, H: 128.736
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.025, jaune: 0.593, green: 0.231
LMS
L: 1.921, M: 2.100, S: 1.730
YCbCr
Y: 48.913, Cb: 125.366, Cr: 128.426
YCgCo
Y: 37.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: 11.250
YDbDr
Y: 38.316, Db: -7.998, Dr: -1.302
YPbPr
Y: 38.568, Pb: -3.000, Pr: 0.276
xvYCC
Y: 49.123, Cb: 125.365, Cr: 128.242
YIQ
Y: 38.316, I: 1.928, Q: -1.867
YUV
Y: 38.316, U: -2.616, V: 0.600
Munsell Color System
10Y 2/1 ΔE = 4.162
Brand Color
GitHub ΔE = 9.443

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