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#2a281b Hex Color Code

#2a281b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a281b is a very dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #2a281b is comprised of 16.47% red, 15.69% green and 10.59% blue. In the HSL color space #2a281b has a hue of 52° (degrees), 22% saturation and 14% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 572.75 nm.

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  1. Notre Dame cathedral, four days after the timber roof framing caught fire.
  2. Digital numbers
  3. Young lady walks alone trough a tunnel in the night

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Tints and Shades

#2a281b to white

  1. #2a281b
  2. #49473b
  3. #6a685e
  4. #8d8b84
  5. #b2b1ab
  6. #d8d7d4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

Paints

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  1. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Sable Brown
      #25261b
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Merian Brown
      #262420
      ΔE = 4.714 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  2. Chrysler

    1. Zircon Green
      #232317
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
    2. Dark Brown
      #353227
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  3. Ford

    1. Midnight Cordovan
      #302c1b
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Lodon Green
      #222720
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  4. Resene

    1. Maire Y29-011-086
      #2a2922
      ΔE = 3.030 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Cannon Black BR33-015-070
      #332c22
      ΔE = 3.735 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  5. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 A 14 - Black
      #282216
      ΔE = 3.138 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  6. Beckers

    1. Kol 605 / S 8505-Y20R
      #312e24
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Svartpeppar 584 / S 8502-Y
      #2a2a25
      ΔE = 4.160 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  7. Colorhouse

    1. Wood .06
      #312f24
      ΔE = 3.509 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  8. Lancia

    1. Beige Montebello / 226
      #25221a
      ΔE = 3.587 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  9. Caparol

    1. 1150
      #342c20
      ΔE = 3.790 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 64 / 64 Umbra
      #2c3020
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  10. HKS

    1. HKS 97
      #25251f
      ΔE = 3.814 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  11. Green Planet Paints

    1. Carob
      #322819
      ΔE = 3.955 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  12. RAL

    1. RAL 080 20 05
      #322d25
      ΔE = 4.030 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. RAL 060 20 05
      #322b26
      ΔE = 5.248 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  13. Ressource Peintures

    1. Moka / RSB49
      #2e2415
      ΔE = 4.129 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Brun Choco / S34
      #362c23
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  14. Dupont

    1. CAS840
      #323027
      ΔE = 4.369 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. CAS856
      #303229
      ΔE = 5.212 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. Beaver Brown Deep
      #312922
      ΔE = 4.385 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Dusky Brown
      #2c241e
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 8505-Y20R
      #302923
      ΔE = 4.475 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. S 8505-G20Y
      #282b26
      ΔE = 4.807 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. 419
      #21211a
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
    2. Black 3
      #292e26
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  18. Marston & Langinger

    1. Britannia Bronze
      #2b2520
      ΔE = 4.578 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  19. Albany Paint

    1. Deep Chocolate
      #2d231b
      ΔE = 4.806 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  20. Little Greene

    1. Invisible Green
      #2e2b14
      ΔE = 4.842 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Cork
      #292017
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  21. Humbrol

    1. 27004 Gunmetal
      #2c2e18
      ΔE = 4.942 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  22. Sikkens

    1. G3.14.13 (RAL 6008)
      #353227
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  23. Teknos

    1. FI030
      #25201a
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  24. Audi

    1. Havanna Black Metallic / 4J, 4J4J, LY8X
      #2f2c28
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11019
      #2b2a27
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  26. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 17038
      #2c2926
      ΔE = 5.108 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  27. Kia

    1. Dark Grey / 1167
      #25221e
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  28. Matthews Paint

    1. Signal Jet Black / 41306SP
      #2c2825
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 2.2%

#2a281b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a281b foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #2a281b">…</p>

#2a281b background

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #2a281b">…</p>

#2a281b shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a281b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2762779
Binary
00101010, 00101000, 00011011
Hexadecimal
#2a281b
LRV
≈ 2.1%
Closest short hex
#221 ΔE = 3.734
RGB
rgb(42, 40, 27)
RGBA
rgba(42, 40, 27, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.385, g: 0.367, b: 0.248
RYB
red: 11.493%, yellow: 16.471%, blue: 10.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14014437 / 0xff2a281b
HSL
hsl(52, 22%, 14%)
HSLA
hsla(52, 22%, 14%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 52° (52.000), saturation: 36% (0.357), value: 16% (0.165)
HSP
hue: 52.000, saturation: 35.714%, perceived brightness: 15.438%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 78.534, S: 43.470, L: 15.948
Cubehelix
H: 50.130, S: 0.189, L: 0.154
TSL
T: 1.815, S: 0.083, L: 0.153
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 5% (0.048), yellow: 36% (0.357), key: 84% (0.835)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 84% (0.843), yellow: 89% (0.894)
XYZ
X: 1.911, Y: 2.089, Z: 1.339
xyY
x: 0.358, y: 0.391, Y: 2.089
CIELab
L: 15.948, a: -1.734, b: 8.915
CIELuv
L: 15.948, u: 1.522, v: 7.504
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 15.948, C: 9.082, H: 101.004
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 15.948, C: 7.657, H: 78.534
Hunter-Lab
L: 14.453, a: -1.686, b: 4.624
CIECAM02
J: 11.919, C: 8.970, h: 96.975, Q: 68.019, M: 7.844, s: 33.959, H: 112.901
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.963, jaune: 1.354, green: 0.241
LMS
L: 2.081, M: 2.209, S: 1.351
YCbCr
Y: 49.600, Cb: 121.997, Cr: 129.801
YCoCg
Y: 37.250, Cg: 2.750, Co: 14.250
YDbDr
Y: 39.116, Db: -18.229, Dr: -5.487
YPbPr
Y: 39.490, Pb: -6.730, Pr: 1.598
xvYCC
Y: 49.915, Cb: 122.088, Cr: 129.404
YIQ
Y: 39.116, I: 5.368, Q: -3.622
YUV
Y: 39.116, U: -5.962, V: 2.530
Munsell Color System
10Y 2/2 ΔE = 3.329
Brand Color
GitHub ΔE = 12.467

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