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#272b3c Hex Color Code

#272b3c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272b3c is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #272b3c is comprised of 15.29% red, 16.86% green and 23.53% blue. In the HSL color space #272b3c has a hue of 229° (degrees), 21% saturation and 19% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.11 nm.

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#272b3c linear gradient to complementary #3e3e25

  1. #272b3c
  2. #2c2e38
  3. #303135
  4. #343431
  5. #38372d
  6. #3b3b29
  7. #3e3e25

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #202435
  2. #232737
  3. #25293a
  4. #272b3c
  5. #292d3e
  6. #2c2f41
  7. #2e3243

Tints and Shades

#272b3c to white

  1. #272b3c
  2. #474a59
  3. #686a78
  4. #8c8d98
  5. #b1b2b9
  6. #d7d8db
  7. #ffffff

#272b3c to black

  1. #272b3c
  2. #222533
  3. #1d1f2a
  4. #171921
  5. #121318
  6. #0a0b0f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 0.820 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. CF10945
      #29303f
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ensign Blue
      #24293c
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Sea Gate Blue
      #202836
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Tornado B28-020-264
      #272d3c
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Stratos B31-030-276
      #21263a
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Gainsborough Blue
      #222b3c
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Chalet Blue
      #1f293d
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 703Neu
      #282838
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. 38/20
      #242c38
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.15.10
      #262e3e
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 7020-R80B
      #242c41
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. S 7020-R90B
      #222d3d
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  8. AMC

    1. ★ Blazer Blue
      #202a3d
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.09.36
      #242936
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  10. Colortrend

    1. Inkwell
      #242b38
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6987
      #232c42
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 6986
      #272d44
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  12. Volkswagen

    1. Kuril Blue
      #212836
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Petrol Pacific Blue
      #1f2737
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  13. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15044
      #263042
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. 532
      #292b36
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. Maxfield Blue Dark
      #202836
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Dark Steel Blue
      #1d2739
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  16. Peintures MF

    1. Noir de nuit
      #2a303d
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 2.9%

#272b3c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272b3c foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #272b3c">…</p>

#272b3c background

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="background-color: #272b3c">…</p>

#272b3c shadow

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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272b3c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2566972
Binary
00100111, 00101011, 00111100
Hexadecimal
#272b3c
LRV
≈ 2.5%
Closest short hex
#223 ΔE = 4.164
RGB
rgb(39, 43, 60)
RGBA
rgba(39, 43, 60, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.275, g: 0.303, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.166%, blue: 0.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14210244 / 0xff272b3c
HSL
hsl(229, 21%, 19%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 21%%, 19%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.571), saturation: 35% (0.350), value: 24% (0.235)
HSP
hue: 228.571, saturation: 35.000%, perceived brightness: 17.320%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.703, S: 27.345, L: 17.852
Cubehelix
H: -133.123, S: 0.235, L: 0.171
TSL
T: -2.471, S: 0.089, L: 0.172
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.350), magenta: 28% (0.283), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 76% (0.765)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 76% (0.765)
XYZ
X: 2.516, Y: 2.485, Z: 4.621
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.258, Y: 2.485
CIELab
L: 17.852, a: 3.101, b: -11.399
CIELuv
L: 17.852, u: -2.387, v: -11.950
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.852, C: 11.813, H: 285.217
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.852, C: 12.186, H: 258.703
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.765, a: 0.899, b: -6.345
CIECAM02
J: 13.002, C: 16.138, h: 266.393, Q: 71.041, M: 14.113, s: 44.571, H: 314.469
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.225, jaune: -2.009, green: 0.116
LMS
L: 2.161, M: 2.477, S: 4.586
YCbCr
Y: 53.575, Cb: 136.055, Cr: 125.037
YCgCo
Y: 46.250, Cg: -3.250, Co: 4.500
YDbDr
Y: 43.742, Db: 24.461, Dr: 9.021
YPbPr
Y: 43.372, Pb: 8.960, Pr: -2.782
xvYCC
Y: 53.249, Cb: 135.871, Cr: 125.556
YIQ
Y: 43.742, I: -7.844, Q: 4.443
YUV
Y: 43.742, U: 8.001, V: -4.160
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/2 ΔE = 3.104
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 6.130

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