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#272a49 Hex Color Code

#272a49 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272a49 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #272a49 is comprised of 15.29% red, 16.47% green and 28.63% blue. In the HSL color space #272a49 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 30% saturation and 22% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.19 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#272a49 linear gradient to complementary #4d561a

  1. #272a49
  2. #313143
  3. #38383c
  4. #3f3f35
  5. #44472d
  6. #494e24
  7. #4d561a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #202342
  2. #222644
  3. #252847
  4. #272a49
  5. #292c4b
  6. #2c2f4e
  7. #2e3150

Tones

  1. #272a49
  2. #2b2c46
  3. #2e2f43
  4. #313141
  5. #33333e
  6. #36363b
  7. #383838

Tints and Shades

#272a49 to white

  1. #272a49
  2. #484965
  3. #6a6a82
  4. #8d8d9f
  5. #b2b1be
  6. #d8d8de
  7. #ffffff

#272a49 to black

  1. #272a49
  2. #22243d
  3. #1d1e32
  4. #181927
  5. #13131c
  6. #0b0a11
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 0.963 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 1.047 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6719
      #252a4c
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ 6712
      #282b4e
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6030-R70B
      #2b2a4b
      ΔE = 1.424 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Washington Blue
      #262d4e
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Blue
      #23284f
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue Danube Blue
      #2b2e4b
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. State Blue
      #272840
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  7. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Boatswain Blue
      #212d4e
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Luxor Blue
      #292940
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3524 CP
      #28274b
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 533 C
      #202a44
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  10. Volkswagen

    1. Orly Blue
      #1f2c4f
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Violet
      #252f4c
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  11. AMC

    1. Aladdin Gray
      #242e4a
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #1b2847
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  12. McCormick Paints

    1. 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 2.3%

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#272a49 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272a49 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #272a49">…</p>

#272a49 background

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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #272a49">…</p>

#272a49 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272a49">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2566729
Binary
00100111, 00101010, 01001001
Hexadecimal
#272a49
LRV
≈ 2.6%
Closest short hex
#224 ΔE = 3.685
RGB
rgb(39, 42, 73)
RGBA
rgba(39, 42, 73, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.273, b: 0.474
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.164%, blue: 0.286%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14210487 / 0xff272a49
HSL
hsl(235, 30%, 22%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 30%, 22%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.706), saturation: 47% (0.466), value: 29% (0.286)
HSP
hue: 234.706, saturation: 46.575%, perceived brightness: 17.961%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.231, S: 36.435, L: 18.224
Cubehelix
H: -127.445, S: 0.396, L: 0.175
TSL
T: -2.735, S: 0.135, L: 0.175
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.466), magenta: 42% (0.425), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 71% (0.714)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 84% (0.835), yellow: 71% (0.714)
XYZ
X: 2.867, Y: 2.568, Z: 6.647
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.213, Y: 2.568
CIELab
L: 18.224, a: 8.125, b: -19.742
CIELuv
L: 18.224, u: -2.572, v: -21.669
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.224, C: 21.348, H: 292.369
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.224, C: 21.821, H: 263.231
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.026, a: 3.888, b: -13.373
CIECAM02
J: 13.209, C: 25.089, h: 271.083, Q: 71.606, M: 21.940, s: 55.354, H: 317.020
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.339, jaune: -3.517, green: -0.084
LMS
L: 2.125, M: 2.383, S: 6.580
YCbCr
Y: 54.345, Cb: 142.053, Cr: 124.482
YCgCo
Y: 49.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: 1.250
YDbDr
Y: 44.637, Db: 42.673, Dr: 10.726
YPbPr
Y: 43.593, Pb: 15.845, Pr: -2.926
xvYCC
Y: 53.439, Cb: 141.919, Cr: 125.430
YIQ
Y: 44.637, I: -11.746, Q: 9.011
YUV
Y: 44.637, U: 13.958, V: -4.945
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/4 ΔE = 3.860
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 7.018

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