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British Standard BS 4800 18 A 14 - Black / #282216 Hex Color Code

#282216 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #282216 is a very dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #282216 is comprised of 15.69% red, 13.33% green and 8.63% blue. In the HSL color space #282216 has a hue of 40° (degrees), 29% saturation and 12% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.26 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#282216 to White

  1. #282216
  2. #474136
  3. #69635a
  4. #8c8880
  5. #b1aea9
  6. #d7d6d3
  7. #ffffff

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  1. Little Greene

    1. ★ Cork
      #292017
      ΔE = 2.221
  2. Lancia

    1. Beige Montebello / 226
      #25221a
      ΔE = 2.417
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Dark Beechwood
      #221e11
      ΔE = 2.438
  4. Resene

    1. Top Gear G28-011-098
      #24221a
      ΔE = 2.726
  5. RAL

    1. RAL 6022 / Olive drab
      #25221b
      ΔE = 2.831
  6. Caparol

    1. 33S / Oxidschwarz 33S
      #2c281c
      ΔE = 2.840
  7. Chrysler

    1. Zircon Green
      #232317
      ΔE = 2.890

#282216 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#282216 foreground

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="color: #282216">…</p>

#282216 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: #282216">…</p>

#282216 shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #282216">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2630166
Binary
00101000, 00100010, 00010110
Hexadecimal
#282216
Closest short hex
#221 ΔE = 3.626
RGB
rgb(40, 34, 22)
RGBA
rgba(40, 34, 22, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.417, g: 0.354, b: 0.229
RYB
red: 12.157%, yellow: 15.686%, blue: 8.627%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14147050 / 0xff282216
HSL
hsl(40, 29%, 12%)
HSLA
hsla(40, 29%%, 12%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 40° (40.000), saturation: 45% (0.450), value: 16% (0.157)
HSP
hue: 40.000, saturation: 45.000, perceived brightness: 13.653
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 63.614, S: 47.497, L: 13.550
Cubehelix
H: 37.896, S: 0.229, L: 0.135
TSL
T: 2.333, S: 0.115, L: 0.135
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 15 (0.150), yellow: 45 (0.450), key: 84 (0.843)
CMY
cyan: 84 (0.843), magenta: 87 (0.867), yellow: 91 (0.914)
XYZ
X: 1.592, Y: 1.653, Z: 0.994
xyY
x: 0.376, y: 0.390, Y: 1.653
CIELab
L: 13.550, a: 0.556, b: 9.147
CIELuv
L: 13.550, u: 3.340, v: 6.733
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 13.550, C: 9.164, H: 86.521
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 13.550, C: 7.516, H: 63.614
Hunter-Lab
L: 12.858, a: -0.400, b: 4.416
CIECAM02
J: 10.528, C: 9.069, h: 81.254, Q: 63.926, M: 7.931, s: 35.222, H: 85.944
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.960, jaune: 1.368, green: -0.118
LMS
L: 1.715, M: 1.692, S: 1.005
YCbCr
Y: 45.572, Cb: 121.844, Cr: 131.486
YCgCo
Y: 32.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: 14.500
YDbDr
Y: 34.426, Db: -18.696, Dr: -10.602
YPbPr
Y: 34.414, Pb: -6.690, Pr: 3.552
xvYCC
Y: 45.556, Cb: 122.123, Cr: 131.120
YIQ
Y: 34.426, I: 7.429, Q: -2.465
YUV
Y: 34.426, U: -6.114, V: 4.890
Munsell Color System
10Y 2/2 ΔE = 6.102
Brand Color
GitHub ΔE = 10.739

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