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#272b8c Hex Color Code

#272b8c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272b8c is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #272b8c is comprised of 15.29% red, 16.86% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #272b8c has a hue of 238° (degrees), 56% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.16 nm.

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#272b8c linear gradient to complementary #43b300

  1. #272b8c
  2. #41427e
  3. #4e586f
  4. #556e5f
  5. #56854d
  6. #509c35
  7. #43b300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #162281
  2. #1c2585
  3. #222888
  4. #272b8c
  5. #2c2e90
  6. #303193
  7. #353497

Tones

  1. #272b8c
  2. #373384
  3. #423b7c
  4. #4b4274
  5. #514a6b
  6. #565263
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#272b8c to white

  1. #272b8c
  2. #534a9f
  3. #786bb2
  4. #9a8ec6
  5. #bbb3d9
  6. #ddd8ec
  7. #ffffff

#272b8c to black

  1. #272b8c
  2. #252573
  3. #211f5c
  4. #1d1945
  5. #17142f
  6. #110b1b
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 1.271 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 1.330 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. ★ 38-a1
      #282585
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2370 XGC
      #212b97
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. ★ 2370 C
      #2f2a95
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/14
      #002c90
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 50 18 260 / Lazur 105
      #1c3088
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 4.1%

#272b8c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272b8c foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #272b8c">…</p>

#272b8c background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #272b8c">…</p>

#272b8c shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272b8c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2567052
Binary
00100111, 00101011, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#272b8c
LRV
≈ 4.1%
Closest short hex
#328 ΔE = 2.943
RGB
rgb(39, 43, 140)
RGBA
rgba(39, 43, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.176, g: 0.194, b: 0.631
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.168%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14210164 / 0xff272b8c
HSL
hsl(238, 56%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 56%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.624), saturation: 72% (0.721), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 237.624, saturation: 72.143%, perceived brightness: 24.093%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.214, S: 72.741, L: 23.842
Cubehelix
H: -124.969, S: 1.069, L: 0.206
TSL
T: -2.856, S: 0.283, L: 0.207
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.721), magenta: 69% (0.693), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 6.433, Y: 4.052, Z: 25.249
xyY
x: 0.180, y: 0.113, Y: 4.052
CIELab
L: 23.842, a: 32.026, b: -54.180
CIELuv
L: 23.842, u: -5.534, v: -66.096
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.842, C: 62.937, H: 300.588
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.842, C: 66.327, H: 265.214
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.129, a: 21.816, b: -60.279
CIECAM02
J: 16.562, C: 55.054, h: 267.059, Q: 80.180, M: 48.144, s: 77.488, H: 314.828
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.712, jaune: -9.924, green: 0.570
LMS
L: 2.354, M: 2.506, S: 24.904
YCbCr
Y: 61.415, Cb: 171.175, Cr: 119.357
YCgCo
Y: 66.250, Cg: -23.250, Co: -15.500
YDbDr
Y: 52.862, Db: 131.101, Dr: 26.381
YPbPr
Y: 49.132, Pb: 48.960, Pr: -6.462
xvYCC
Y: 58.196, Cb: 171.008, Cr: 122.324
YIQ
Y: 52.862, I: -33.545, Q: 29.334
YUV
Y: 52.862, U: 42.881, V: -12.161
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 7.138
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 4.054

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