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#272b16 Hex Color Code

#272b16 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272b16 is a very dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #272b16 is comprised of 15.29% red, 16.86% green and 8.63% blue. In the HSL color space #272b16 has a hue of 71° (degrees), 32% saturation and 13% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 567.05 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#272b16 linear gradient to complementary #1a1a27

  1. #272b16
  2. #252819
  3. #24251c
  4. #22221f
  5. #1f2022
  6. #1d1d24
  7. #1a1a27

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #212510
  2. #232712
  3. #252914
  4. #272b16
  5. #292d18
  6. #2b2f1a
  7. #2d311c

Tints and Shades

#272b16 to white

  1. #272b16
  2. #474a37
  3. #686b5a
  4. #8c8d81
  5. #b1b2a9
  6. #d7d8d3
  7. #ffffff

#272b16 to black

  1. #272b16
  2. #222514
  3. #1d1f11
  4. #18190e
  5. #121309
  6. #0a0b05
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Humbrol

    1. ★ 27004 Gunmetal
      #2c2e18
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  2. Wanderer

    1. Moosgruen / 409
      #222b12
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  3. Caparol

    1. 4 / 4 Umbra
      #282818
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 2.0%

#272b16 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272b16 foreground

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="color: #272b16">…</p>

#272b16 background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #272b16">…</p>

#272b16 shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272b16">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2566934
Binary
00100111, 00101011, 00010110
Hexadecimal
#272b16
LRV
≈ 2.2%
Closest short hex
#221 ΔE = 4.488
RGB
rgb(39, 43, 22)
RGBA
rgba(39, 43, 22, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.375, g: 0.413, b: 0.212
RYB
red: 0.086%, yellow: 0.169%, blue: 0.102%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14210282 / 0xff272b16
HSL
hsl(71, 32%, 13%)
HSLA
hsla(71, 32%, 13%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 71° (71.429), saturation: 49% (0.488), value: 17% (0.169)
HSP
hue: 71.429, saturation: 48.837%, perceived brightness: 15.663%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 96.028, S: 59.805, L: 16.587
Cubehelix
H: -293.476, S: 0.267, L: 0.155
TSL
T: 1.003, S: 0.121, L: 0.155
CMYK
cyan: 9% (0.093), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 49% (0.488), key: 83% (0.831)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 91% (0.914)
XYZ
X: 1.845, Y: 2.217, Z: 1.090
xyY
x: 0.358, y: 0.430, Y: 2.217
CIELab
L: 16.587, a: -6.076, b: 13.086
CIELuv
L: 16.587, u: -1.177, v: 11.146
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 16.587, C: 14.428, H: 114.908
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 16.587, C: 11.208, H: 96.028
Hunter-Lab
L: 14.890, a: -3.934, b: 6.084
CIECAM02
J: 12.226, C: 14.539, h: 113.617, Q: 68.888, M: 12.715, s: 42.961, H: 139.988
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.890, jaune: 1.987, green: 0.890
LMS
L: 2.128, M: 2.472, S: 1.107
YCbCr
Y: 49.851, Cb: 119.373, Cr: 127.735
YCgCo
Y: 36.750, Cg: 6.250, Co: 14.000
YDbDr
Y: 39.410, Db: -26.193, Dr: 0.775
YPbPr
Y: 40.636, Pb: -10.040, Pr: -1.034
xvYCC
Y: 50.899, Cb: 119.181, Cr: 127.092
YIQ
Y: 39.410, I: 4.364, Q: -7.380
YUV
Y: 39.410, U: -8.567, V: -0.360
Munsell Color System
10Y 2/2 ΔE = 4.567
Brand Color
Code School ΔE = 16.594

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