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#272a40 Hex Color Code

#272a40 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272a40 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #272a40 is comprised of 15.29% red, 16.47% green and 25.1% blue. In the HSL color space #272a40 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 24% saturation and 20% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.6 nm.

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#272a40 linear gradient to complementary #424522

  1. #272a40
  2. #2d2e3b
  3. #323337
  4. #373732
  5. #3b3c2d
  6. #3f4028
  7. #424522

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #202439
  2. #23263b
  3. #25283e
  4. #272a40
  5. #292c42
  6. #2c2e45
  7. #2e3147

Tints and Shades

#272a40 to White

  1. #272a40
  2. #47495d
  3. #696a7b
  4. #8c8d9a
  5. #b1b1bb
  6. #d7d8dc
  7. #ffffff

#272a40 to Black

  1. #272a40
  2. #222436
  3. #1d1e2c
  4. #181923
  5. #12131a
  6. #0a0a10
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 7020-R70B
      #2b2b40
      ΔE = 1.200
    2. ★ S 7020-R80B
      #242c41
      ΔE = 1.746
  2. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 1.278
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ State Blue
      #272840
      ΔE = 1.334
    2. ★ Melody Blue
      #242943
      ΔE = 1.740
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6986
      #272d44
      ΔE = 1.501
    2. ★ 6993
      #2b2b44
      ΔE = 1.830
  5. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Atlantic Blue
      #28293b
      ΔE = 1.730
    2. ★ Huron Blue
      #202940
      ΔE = 1.921
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Mariner Blue
      #1f283f
      ΔE = 2.171
    2. ★ Trophy Blue
      #1f283e
      ΔE = 2.239
  7. Resene

    1. Stratos B31-030-276
      #21263a
      ΔE = 2.377
    2. Outer Space B28-028-267
      #1f263b
      ΔE = 2.591
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 2.465
  9. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 2.609
  10. Ford

    1. Dark Tourmaline
      #232e45
      ΔE = 2.618
    2. Chalet Blue
      #1f293d
      ΔE = 2.651
  11. Audi

    1. Estorilblau Kristall Metallic / K0K0, K0PA, K0PW, LX5P
      #1e2842
      ΔE = 2.637
  12. Caparol

    1. 703Neu
      #282838
      ΔE = 2.676
    2. 37 2 246 / Venato 10
      #20243c
      ΔE = 2.983
  13. AMC

    1. Blazer Blue
      #202a3d
      ΔE = 2.793
  14. Beckers

    1. Supernova 773 / S 8010-R90B
      #302e45
      ΔE = 2.852

#272a40 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272a40 foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #272a40">…</p>

#272a40 background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #272a40">…</p>

#272a40 shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272a40">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2566720
Binary
00100111, 00101010, 01000000
Hexadecimal
#272a40
Closest short hex
#223 ΔE = 4.340
RGB
rgb(39, 42, 64)
RGBA
rgba(39, 42, 64, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.269, g: 0.290, b: 0.441
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.163%, blue: 0.251%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14210496 / 0xff272a40
HSL
hsl(233, 24%, 20%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 24%%, 20%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.800), saturation: 39% (0.391), value: 25% (0.251)
HSP
hue: 232.800, saturation: 39.062%, perceived brightness: 17.349%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.822, S: 29.133, L: 17.725
Cubehelix
H: -129.140, S: 0.291, L: 0.171
TSL
T: -2.654, S: 0.104, L: 0.171
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.391), magenta: 34% (0.344), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 75% (0.749)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 84% (0.835), yellow: 75% (0.749)
XYZ
X: 2.590, Y: 2.457, Z: 5.187
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.240, Y: 2.457
CIELab
L: 17.725, a: 5.093, b: -14.358
CIELuv
L: 17.725, u: -2.196, v: -15.280
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.725, C: 15.234, H: 289.531
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.725, C: 15.437, H: 261.822
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.676, a: 2.057, b: -8.647
CIECAM02
J: 12.920, C: 19.374, h: 270.154, Q: 70.817, M: 16.943, s: 48.913, H: 316.510
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.268, jaune: -2.543, green: -0.015
LMS
L: 2.111, M: 2.381, S: 5.142
YCbCr
Y: 53.463, Cb: 138.102, Cr: 125.121
YCgCo
Y: 46.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: 3.500
YDbDr
Y: 43.611, Db: 30.676, Dr: 8.773
YPbPr
Y: 42.945, Pb: 11.345, Pr: -2.512
xvYCC
Y: 52.882, Cb: 137.966, Cr: 125.793
YIQ
Y: 43.611, I: -8.855, Q: 6.211
YUV
Y: 43.611, U: 10.034, V: -4.045
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/4 ΔE = 4.067
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 8.721

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