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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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Tints and Shades

#2a242c to white

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

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

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #2a242c">…</p>

#2a242c background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #2a242c">…</p>

#2a242c shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<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: 0.165%, yellow: 0.141%, blue: 0.173%
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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