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#272727 Hex Color Code

#272727 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272727 is a dark shade of gray. In the RGB color model #272727 is comprised of 15.29% red, 15.29% green and 15.29% blue. In the HSL color space #272727 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 15% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#272727 to White

  1. #272727
  2. #464646
  3. #676767
  4. #8b8b8b
  5. #b0b0b0
  6. #d7d7d7
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 9004 / Signal black
      #282828
      ΔE = 0.476
    2. RAL 8022 / Black brown
      #212121
      ΔE = 2.898
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Platinum Gray
      #282828
      ΔE = 0.476
    2. Medium Gray
      #2c2c2c
      ΔE = 2.365
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ Schiefer 0
      #282828
      ΔE = 0.476
  4. Beckers

    1. ★ Darjeeling 520 / S 8500-N
      #262626
      ΔE = 0.478
    2. Aubergine 710 / S 8502-R
      #2a2525
      ΔE = 2.514
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Midnight Black 33-16
      #262626
      ΔE = 0.478
    2. Black 25-17
      #212222
      ΔE = 2.560
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pot Belly Stove
      #262626
      ΔE = 0.478
    2. ★ Black Leather
      #282829
      ΔE = 0.866
  7. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 2549C
      #262627
      ΔE = 0.833
  8. Berger

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 0.866
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 0.866
  10. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 0.866
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 0.866
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Gray
      #292929
      ΔE = 0.951
    2. ★ Steel Gray Medium
      #2a2a2a
      ΔE = 1.424
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ T2133-6
      #262525
      ΔE = 0.985
  14. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Pitch Black / 256
      #2a2829
      ΔE = 1.393
  15. Chrysler

    1. ★ Buckingham Gray
      #2a2a2a
      ΔE = 1.424
    2. ★ Charcoal Fleet
      #242828
      ΔE = 1.892
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 8505-B20G
      #252828
      ΔE = 1.436
    2. ★ S 9000-N
      #262423
      ΔE = 1.754
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 426
      #242424
      ΔE = 1.440
    2. Hexachrome Black
      #212121
      ΔE = 2.898
  18. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.855 #205
      #272624
      ΔE = 1.552
    2. ★ Vallejo 70.950 #169
      #252527
      ΔE = 1.670
  19. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N61 Black
      #2a2a2b
      ΔE = 1.615
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Bokara Grey N28-005-068
      #2a2725
      ΔE = 2.054
    2. ★ Pitch Black WD039
      #2c2b2c
      ΔE = 2.199
  21. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80369,XF69
      #222423
      ΔE = 2.071
  22. Audi

    1. ★ Orca Black Metallic / 2T2T, LC9X
      #232426
      ΔE = 2.094
    2. Rabenschwarz Metallic/Raven Black Pearl / 3A, 3A3A, LZ9V
      #2d2d2d
      ΔE = 2.833
  23. Volkswagen

    1. Dark Burgundy
      #242528
      ΔE = 2.366
  24. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1949
      #2d2928
      ΔE = 2.469
    2. Model Master 1947
      #2e2a2b
      ΔE = 2.776
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11019
      #2b2a27
      ΔE = 2.567
    2. CF11018
      #2d2d2e
      ΔE = 2.948
  26. Fired Earth

    1. Downing Street
      #2b2c2a
      ΔE = 2.643
  27. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 17038
      #2c2926
      ΔE = 2.809
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Tricorn Black - 6258
      #2d2d2e
      ΔE = 2.948

#272727 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272727 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #272727">…</p>

#272727 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #272727">…</p>

#272727 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272727">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2565927
Binary
00100111, 00100111, 00100111
Hexadecimal
#272727
Closest short hex
#222 ΔE = 2.410
RGB
rgb(39, 39, 39)
RGBA
rgba(39, 39, 39, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 15.294%, yellow: 15.294%, blue: 15.294%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14211289 / 0xff272727
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 15%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%%, 15%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 15% (0.153)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000, perceived brightness: 15.294
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 15.638
Cubehelix
H: -120.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.153
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.153
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 0 (0.000), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 85 (0.847)
CMY
cyan: 85 (0.847), magenta: 85 (0.847), yellow: 85 (0.847)
XYZ
X: 1.928, Y: 2.029, Z: 2.209
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 2.029
CIELab
L: 15.638, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 15.638, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 15.638, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 15.638, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 14.244, a: -0.761, b: 0.775
CIECAM02
J: 11.696, C: 0.748, h: 210.929, Q: 67.380, M: 0.654, s: 9.856, H: 267.801
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.057, green: 0.099
LMS
L: 1.926, M: 2.101, S: 2.206
YCbCr
Y: 49.501, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCgCo
Y: 39.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 9.750
YDbDr
Y: 39.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: -0.000
YPbPr
Y: 39.000, Pb: 0.000, Pr: 0.000
xvYCC
Y: 49.494, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 39.000, I: 0.000, Q: -0.000
YUV
Y: 39.000, U: 0.000, V: 0.000
Munsell Color System
5Y 2/1 ΔE = 5.223
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 6.810

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