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#272b74 Hex Color Code

#272b74 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272b74 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #272b74 is comprised of 15.29% red, 16.86% green and 45.49% blue. In the HSL color space #272b74 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 50% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.56 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#272b74 linear gradient to complementary #599b00

  1. #272b74
  2. #3d3d68
  3. #4a4f5c
  4. #53614f
  5. #587440
  6. #5a872c
  7. #599b00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1b236a
  2. #1f266e
  3. #232871
  4. #272b74
  5. #2b2e77
  6. #2e307a
  7. #32337e

Tones

  1. #272b74
  2. #32316e
  3. #3a3668
  4. #413c61
  5. #46425b
  6. #4a4855
  7. #4e4e4e

Tints and Shades

#272b74 to white

  1. #272b74
  2. #4f4a8a
  3. #726ba1
  4. #958eb8
  5. #b8b2d0
  6. #dbd8e7
  7. #ffffff

#272b74 to black

  1. #272b74
  2. #242560
  3. #1f1f4d
  4. #1b193a
  5. #161329
  6. #0e0b18
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4055-R70B
      #2c2a6c
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  2. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  3. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS688
      #29276c
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 5118-R81B
      #24307c
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. 50 20 240 / Pacific 160
      #002c7c
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  5. Chrysler

    1. Lapis Blue
      #222f71
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. Blue
      #362a6e
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2745 CP
      #362d72
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. 2105 CP
      #382c75
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  7. Ford

    1. Blue
      #362a6e
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. Bright Blue
      #0c297e
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  8. Resene

    1. Believe V36-089-292
      #352f77
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. Blue Bell V38-095-294
      #392d73
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  9. Volkswagen

    1. Cornat Blue
      #0d2c74
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-b6
      #38296f
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #16317b
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 3.8%

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#272b74 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272b74 foreground

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #272b74">…</p>

#272b74 background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #272b74">…</p>

#272b74 shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272b74">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2567028
Binary
00100111, 00101011, 01110100
Hexadecimal
#272b74
LRV
≈ 3.4%
Closest short hex
#237 ΔE = 3.462
RGB
rgb(39, 43, 116)
RGBA
rgba(39, 43, 116, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.197, g: 0.217, b: 0.586
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.168%, blue: 0.455%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14210188 / 0xff272b74
HSL
hsl(237, 50%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 50%, 30%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.883), saturation: 66% (0.664), value: 45% (0.455)
HSP
hue: 236.883, saturation: 66.379%, perceived brightness: 21.743%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.833, S: 63.547, L: 21.652
Cubehelix
H: -125.584, S: 0.841, L: 0.195
TSL
T: -2.826, S: 0.240, L: 0.197
CMYK
cyan: 66% (0.664), magenta: 63% (0.629), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.545)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 55% (0.545)
XYZ
X: 4.852, Y: 3.420, Z: 16.924
xyY
x: 0.193, y: 0.136, Y: 3.420
CIELab
L: 21.652, a: 23.187, b: -42.617
CIELuv
L: 21.652, u: -4.594, v: -50.801
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 21.652, C: 48.516, H: 298.550
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 21.652, C: 51.008, H: 264.833
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.492, a: 14.473, b: -41.317
CIECAM02
J: 15.231, C: 45.921, h: 268.667, Q: 76.892, M: 40.157, s: 72.267, H: 315.698
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.604, jaune: -7.750, green: 0.173
LMS
L: 2.276, M: 2.494, S: 16.704
YCbCr
Y: 59.063, Cb: 160.639, Cr: 121.061
YCgCo
Y: 60.250, Cg: -17.250, Co: -9.500
YDbDr
Y: 50.126, Db: 99.109, Dr: 21.173
YPbPr
Y: 47.404, Pb: 36.960, Pr: -5.358
xvYCC
Y: 56.712, Cb: 160.467, Cr: 123.293
YIQ
Y: 50.126, I: -25.835, Q: 21.867
YUV
Y: 50.126, U: 32.417, V: -9.761
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 3.304
Brand Color
Booking.com ΔE = 4.798

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