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#272a46 Hex Color Code

#272a46 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272a46 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #272a46 is comprised of 15.29% red, 16.47% green and 27.45% blue. In the HSL color space #272a46 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 28% saturation and 21% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.56 nm.

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

#272a46 linear gradient to complementary #4a501d

  1. #272a46
  2. #303040
  3. #37363a
  4. #3c3c34
  5. #42432d
  6. #464926
  7. #4a501d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #20233f
  2. #222641
  3. #252844
  4. #272a46
  5. #292c48
  6. #2c2e4b
  7. #2e314d

Tints and Shades

#272a46 to white

  1. #272a46
  2. #484962
  3. #696a7f
  4. #8d8d9e
  5. #b2b1bd
  6. #d8d8de
  7. #ffffff

#272a46 to black

  1. #272a46
  2. #22243b
  3. #1d1e30
  4. #181925
  5. #13131b
  6. #0b0a11
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6993
      #2b2b44
      ΔE = 1.434 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. 6953
      #242545
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Starlight Blue
      #212947
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. York Blue
      #262d45
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2768 CP
      #292a4a
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ 533 C
      #202a44
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue Danube Blue
      #2b2e4b
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Dominion Blue
      #1e2b4a
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  7. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Valhalla V30-032-285
      #2a2b41
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Washington Blue
      #262d4e
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  10. AMC

    1. Aladdin Gray
      #242e4a
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #1b2847
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 6030-R70B
      #2b2a4b
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. S 7020-R70B
      #2b2b40
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  12. Volkswagen

    1. Violet
      #252f4c
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  13. Audi

    1. Estorilblau Kristall Metallic / K0K0, K0PA, K0PW, LX5P
      #1e2842
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  14. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B13 Navy Blue
      #28304c
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 3.1%

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#272a46 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272a46 foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #272a46">…</p>

#272a46 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #272a46">…</p>

#272a46 shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272a46">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2566726
Binary
00100111, 00101010, 01000110
Hexadecimal
#272a46
LRV
≈ 2.5%
Closest short hex
#224 ΔE = 4.042
RGB
rgb(39, 42, 70)
RGBA
rgba(39, 42, 70, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.258, g: 0.278, b: 0.464
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.164%, blue: 0.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14210490 / 0xff272a46
HSL
hsl(234, 28%, 21%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 28%, 21%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.194), saturation: 44% (0.443), value: 27% (0.275)
HSP
hue: 234.194, saturation: 44.286%, perceived brightness: 17.751%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.864, S: 34.054, L: 18.051
Cubehelix
H: -127.894, S: 0.362, L: 0.173
TSL
T: -2.713, S: 0.125, L: 0.174
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.443), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 73% (0.725)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 84% (0.835), yellow: 73% (0.725)
XYZ
X: 2.770, Y: 2.529, Z: 6.135
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.221, Y: 2.529
CIELab
L: 18.051, a: 7.095, b: -17.968
CIELuv
L: 18.051, u: -2.446, v: -19.539
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.051, C: 19.318, H: 291.548
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.051, C: 19.691, H: 262.864
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.904, a: 3.256, b: -11.740
CIECAM02
J: 13.109, C: 23.252, h: 270.918, Q: 71.334, M: 20.334, s: 53.390, H: 316.929
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.316, jaune: -3.194, green: -0.066
LMS
L: 2.120, M: 2.382, S: 6.076
YCbCr
Y: 54.051, Cb: 140.736, Cr: 124.695
YCgCo
Y: 48.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 44.295, Db: 38.674, Dr: 10.075
YPbPr
Y: 43.377, Pb: 14.345, Pr: -2.788
xvYCC
Y: 53.253, Cb: 140.601, Cr: 125.551
YIQ
Y: 44.295, I: -10.783, Q: 8.077
YUV
Y: 44.295, U: 12.650, V: -4.645
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/4 ΔE = 3.577
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 7.525

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