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#2a242c Hex Color Code

#2a242c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a242c is a dark shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #2a242c is comprised of 16.47% red, 14.12% green and 17.25% blue. In the HSL color space #2a242c has a hue of 285° (degrees), 10% saturation and 16% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 557.23 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

Tints and Shades

#2a242c to white

  1. #2a242c
  2. #49434b
  3. #6a656b
  4. #8d898e
  5. #b1afb2
  6. #d8d6d8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Silhouette V29-009-307
      #2a252c
      ΔE = 0.748 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. ★ Double Revolver V30-010-291
      #29272f
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  2. Duron

    1. ★ Domino
      #2a252c
      ΔE = 0.748 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. ★ Black Magic
      #292428
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Monarch Burgundy
      #2d242d
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Charcoal
      #282731
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  4. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5008 / Grey blue
      #26252d
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 8010-R50B
      #31272f
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  6. Chrysler

    1. Prowler Midnight Blue
      #232028
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  7. Ford

    1. Blue
      #272430
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  8. AMC

    1. Black Mink
      #23212b
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  9. Peintures MF

    1. Heavy métal
      #2a2930
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  10. Beckers

    1. Tusch 794 / S 8502-B
      #25252a
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 1.9%

#2a242c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a242c foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #2a242c">…</p>

#2a242c background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #2a242c">…</p>

#2a242c shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a242c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2761772
Binary
00101010, 00100100, 00101100
Hexadecimal
#2a242c
LRV
≈ 1.9%
Closest short hex
#323 ΔE = 4.959
RGB
rgb(42, 36, 44)
RGBA
rgba(42, 36, 44, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.344, g: 0.295, b: 0.361
RYB
red: 16.471%, yellow: 14.118%, blue: 17.255%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14015444 / 0xff2a242c
HSL
hsl(285, 10%, 16%)
HSLA
hsla(285, 10%, 16%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 285° (285.000), saturation: 18% (0.182), value: 17% (0.173)
HSP
hue: 285.000, saturation: 18.182%, perceived brightness: 15.233%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 297.304, S: 13.124, L: 15.147
Cubehelix
H: -82.261, S: 0.104, L: 0.152
TSL
T: 5.248, S: 0.053, L: 0.152
CMYK
cyan: 5% (0.045), magenta: 18% (0.182), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 83% (0.827)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 86% (0.859), yellow: 83% (0.827)
XYZ
X: 2.040, Y: 1.936, Z: 2.649
xyY
x: 0.308, y: 0.292, Y: 1.936
CIELab
L: 15.147, a: 4.705, b: -4.247
CIELuv
L: 15.147, u: 2.223, v: -4.307
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 15.147, C: 6.338, H: 317.925
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 15.147, C: 4.847, H: 297.304
Hunter-Lab
L: 13.914, a: 1.826, b: -1.547
CIECAM02
J: 11.477, C: 7.938, h: 311.564, Q: 66.745, M: 6.942, s: 32.249, H: 341.851
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.152, jaune: -0.812, green: -0.546
LMS
L: 1.897, M: 1.867, S: 2.637
YCbCr
Y: 49.250, Cb: 130.624, Cr: 130.066
YCgCo
Y: 39.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: 10.000
YDbDr
Y: 38.706, Db: 7.964, Dr: -6.262
YPbPr
Y: 37.854, Pb: 3.310, Pr: 2.632
xvYCC
Y: 48.510, Cb: 130.908, Cr: 130.312
YIQ
Y: 38.706, I: 1.004, Q: 3.758
YUV
Y: 38.706, U: 2.606, V: 2.890
Munsell Color System
5P 2/1 ΔE = 4.579
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 7.714

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