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#272b8b Hex Color Code

#272b8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272b8b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #272b8b is comprised of 15.29% red, 16.86% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #272b8b has a hue of 238° (degrees), 56% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.17 nm.

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#272b8b linear gradient to complementary #43b200

  1. #272b8b
  2. #41417d
  3. #4e586e
  4. #546e5e
  5. #55844c
  6. #509b35
  7. #43b200

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #172280
  2. #1d2584
  3. #222887
  4. #272b8b
  5. #2c2e8f
  6. #303192
  7. #353496

Tones

  1. #272b8b
  2. #373383
  3. #423a7b
  4. #4a4272
  5. #504a6a
  6. #555162
  7. #595959

Tints and Shades

#272b8b to white

  1. #272b8b
  2. #534a9e
  3. #776bb2
  4. #9a8ec5
  5. #bbb2d8
  6. #ddd8ec
  7. #ffffff

#272b8b to black

  1. #272b8b
  2. #252573
  3. #211f5b
  4. #1d1945
  5. #17142f
  6. #110b1b
  7. #000000

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  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 1.187 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 1.338 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. ★ 38-a1
      #282585
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/14
      #002c90
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 50 18 260 / Lazur 105
      #1c3088
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  4. Teknos

    1. GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 3.5%

#272b8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272b8b foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #272b8b">…</p>

#272b8b background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #272b8b">…</p>

#272b8b shadow

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272b8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2567051
Binary
00100111, 00101011, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#272b8b
LRV
≈ 4.0%
Closest short hex
#328 ΔE = 2.961
RGB
rgb(39, 43, 139)
RGBA
rgba(39, 43, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.176, g: 0.195, b: 0.629
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.168%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14210165 / 0xff272b8b
HSL
hsl(238, 56%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 56%%, 35%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.600), saturation: 72% (0.719), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 237.600, saturation: 71.942%, perceived brightness: 23.991%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.203, S: 72.418, L: 23.746
Cubehelix
H: -124.989, S: 1.059, L: 0.205
TSL
T: -2.855, S: 0.281, L: 0.207
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.719), magenta: 69% (0.691), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 6.359, Y: 4.023, Z: 24.862
xyY
x: 0.180, y: 0.114, Y: 4.023
CIELab
L: 23.746, a: 31.664, b: -53.716
CIELuv
L: 23.746, u: -5.495, v: -65.473
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.746, C: 62.354, H: 300.518
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.746, C: 65.703, H: 265.203
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.056, a: 21.498, b: -59.458
CIECAM02
J: 16.502, C: 54.699, h: 267.125, Q: 80.036, M: 47.833, s: 77.308, H: 314.863
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.708, jaune: -9.836, green: 0.550
LMS
L: 2.350, M: 2.506, S: 24.523
YCbCr
Y: 61.317, Cb: 170.736, Cr: 119.428
YCgCo
Y: 66.000, Cg: -23.000, Co: -15.250
YDbDr
Y: 52.748, Db: 129.768, Dr: 26.164
YPbPr
Y: 49.060, Pb: 48.460, Pr: -6.416
xvYCC
Y: 58.134, Cb: 170.569, Cr: 122.364
YIQ
Y: 52.748, I: -33.224, Q: 29.023
YUV
Y: 52.748, U: 42.445, V: -12.061
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 6.947
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 4.053

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