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#272c48 Hex Color Code

#272c48 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #272c48 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #272c48 is comprised of 15.29% red, 17.25% green and 28.24% blue. In the HSL color space #272c48 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 30% saturation and 22% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.42 nm.

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  1. Lit match next to a row of unlit matches
  2. Grungy Urban Alley
  3. industry in Bilbao near the sea

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#272c48 linear gradient to complementary #4b501f

  1. #272c48
  2. #303242
  3. #37373c
  4. #3d3d36
  5. #42432f
  6. #474a27
  7. #4b501f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #202540
  2. #222743
  3. #252a45
  4. #272c48
  5. #292e4b
  6. #2c314d
  7. #2e3350

Tints and Shades

#272c48 to white

  1. #272c48
  2. #484a64
  3. #6a6b81
  4. #8d8e9f
  5. #b2b2be
  6. #d8d8de
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#272c48 to black

  1. #272c48
  2. #22263c
  3. #1d1f31
  4. #181926
  5. #13131c
  6. #0b0b11
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 533 XGC
      #252b46
      ΔE = 0.761 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 19-3921 TCX / Black Iris
      #2b3042
      ΔE = 4.093 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  2. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 290 20 20
      #2a2e4c
      ΔE = 1.346 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. RAL 630-M
      #16304c
      ΔE = 4.830 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  3. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  4. AMC

    1. ★ Aladdin Gray
      #242e4a
      ΔE = 1.444 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #18273f
      ΔE = 4.540 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Violet
      #252f4c
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Indigo
      #2a2f3f
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ York Blue
      #262d45
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Trophy Blue
      #1f283e
      ΔE = 3.642 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  7. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B13 Navy Blue
      #28304c
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Washington Blue
      #262d4e
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Chalet Blue
      #1f293d
      ΔE = 4.233 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dominion Blue
      #1e2b4a
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Dark Blue
      #2d2b3b
      ΔE = 4.658 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  10. Caparol

    1. Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 703Neu
      #282838
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. S 5540-R90B
      #152f52
      ΔE = 4.375 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  12. McCormick Paints

    1. 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6713
      #292848
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. 6479
      #34294a
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  14. Audi

    1. Estorilblau Kristall Metallic / K0K0, K0PA, K0PW, LX5P
      #1e2842
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Byzanz Mica / LY4N
      #37334a
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  15. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Lobelia / A394
      #28324d
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  16. Beckers

    1. Supernova 773 / S 8010-R90B
      #302e45
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. Boston Blue / SC-09
      #252c41
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Yankees Navy / SC-51
      #242b3f
      ΔE = 3.364 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  18. Albany Paint

    1. Atlantis
      #20304c
      ΔE = 3.006 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Galaxy
      #122a46
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  19. Ressource Peintures

    1. Minuit / SL25
      #1b2e4e
      ΔE = 3.144 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Bleu Paon / SL23
      #1b294c
      ΔE = 3.376 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  20. Para

    1. Trinidad and Tobago / P5010-85
      #192c47
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  21. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C80
      #342f4b
      ΔE = 3.634 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10947
      #24324a
      ΔE = 3.839 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 4.544 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  23. Green Planet Paints

    1. Borealis
      #1f324e
      ΔE = 3.957 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  24. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  25. Matthews Paint

    1. Czech Flag Blue / 2306
      #312c4f
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Very Blue / 10259
      #313558
      ΔE = 5.083 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  26. Duron

    1. Naval
      #273552
      ΔE = 4.203 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  27. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Tenebre 1804
      #142c50
      ΔE = 4.233 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  28. Resene

    1. Outer Space B28-028-267
      #1f263b
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  29. Focoltone

    1. 3397
      #27344c
      ΔE = 4.269 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  30. Alcro

    1. Blue finch
      #13274a
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Iridiscent blue
      #283653
      ΔE = 4.591 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  31. Apple Barrel

    1. Pavement / 21490
      #37324e
      ΔE = 4.589 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  32. FolkArt

    1. Thunder Blue / 609
      #282f57
      ΔE = 4.647 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  33. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15044
      #263042
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  34. Tollens

    1. T2008-5
      #293559
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
    2. T2096-4
      #312749
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  35. Sikkens

    1. U3.28.15 (RAL 5013)
      #1c3454
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. U4.15.10
      #232c3c
      ΔE = 5.158 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  36. Loop

    1. Nice / LP-217
      #0e2d52
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  37. Farrow & Ball

    1. Drawing Room Blue / 253
      #2e3548
      ΔE = 5.181 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  38. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Flower Annie Chs-49
      #2f374e
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 3.9%

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#272c48 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#272c48 foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #272c48">…</p>

#272c48 background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #272c48">…</p>

#272c48 shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #272c48">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2567240
Binary
00100111, 00101100, 01001000
Hexadecimal
#272c48
LRV
≈ 2.7%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 3.898
RGB
rgb(39, 44, 72)
RGBA
rgba(39, 44, 72, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.284, b: 0.465
RYB
red: 15.294%, yellow: 16.997%, blue: 28.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14209976 / 0xff272c48
HSL
hsl(231, 30%, 22%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 30%, 22%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.909), saturation: 46% (0.458), value: 28% (0.282)
HSP
hue: 230.909, saturation: 45.833%, perceived brightness: 18.319%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.982, S: 38.029, L: 18.802
Cubehelix
H: -130.883, S: 0.364, L: 0.179
TSL
T: -2.572, S: 0.128, L: 0.179
CMYK
cyan: 46% (0.458), magenta: 39% (0.389), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 72% (0.718)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 72% (0.718)
XYZ
X: 2.907, Y: 2.700, Z: 6.498
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.223, Y: 2.700
CIELab
L: 18.802, a: 6.352, b: -18.153
CIELuv
L: 18.802, u: -3.180, v: -20.039
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.802, C: 19.232, H: 289.285
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.802, C: 20.290, H: 260.982
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.433, a: 2.816, b: -11.940
CIECAM02
J: 13.568, C: 23.600, h: 268.076, Q: 72.573, M: 20.638, s: 53.327, H: 315.377
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.310, jaune: -3.217, green: 0.078
LMS
L: 2.235, M: 2.578, S: 6.435
YCbCr
Y: 55.255, Cb: 141.032, Cr: 123.817
YCoCg
Y: 49.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 1.500
YDbDr
Y: 45.697, Db: 39.574, Dr: 12.741
YPbPr
Y: 44.951, Pb: 14.575, Pr: -3.788
xvYCC
Y: 54.605, Cb: 140.803, Cr: 124.673
YIQ
Y: 45.697, I: -11.974, Q: 7.655
YUV
Y: 45.697, U: 12.944, V: -5.875
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/4 ΔE = 2.706
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 7.002

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