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Farrow & Ball Pitch Black / 256 / #2a2829 Hex Color Code

#2a2829 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a2829 is a dark shade of magenta-pink. In the RGB color model #2a2829 is composed of 16.47% red, 15.69% green and 16.08% blue. In the HSL color space #2a2829 has a hue of 330° (degrees), 2% saturation and 16% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 509.77 nm. This color is used in the Harlow Lent: Untitled (Steel Girder Construction) picture, Paul Cézanne: Three Apples (Deux pommes et demie) picture, Sonia Delaunay: Composition picture and Central Washington Wildcats logo.

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Tints and Shades

#2a2829 to white

  1. #2a2829
  2. #494748
  3. #6a6869
  4. #8d8c8c
  5. #b1b1b1
  6. #d8d7d7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

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  1. RAL

    ★ RAL 9017 / Traffic Black
    #2a292a
    ΔE = 0.597 / LRV ≈ 2.2%

  2. Scib Paints

    ★ Kitty Kitty / 8253
    #282728
    ΔE = 0.743 / LRV ≈ 2.1%

  3. Vista Paint

    ★ Kitty Kitty
    #282728
    ΔE = 0.743 / LRV ≈ 2.1%

  4. McCormick Paints

    ★ Kitty Kitty
    #282728
    ΔE = 0.743 / LRV ≈ 2.1%

  5. Berger

    ★ Kitty Kitty / 8253
    #282728
    ΔE = 0.743 / LRV ≈ 2.1%

  6. Dutch Boy

    ★ Black Leather
    #282829
    ΔE = 0.959 / LRV ≈ 2.1%

  7. Pantone / PMS

    ★ 19-4008 TCX / Meteorite
    #2c2929
    ΔE = 0.995 / LRV ≈ 2.3%

  8. GM / General Motors

    ★ Dark Gray
    #292929
    ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 2.2%

  9. Caparol

    ★ Schiefer 0
    #282828
    ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 2.1%

  10. Ford

    ★ Platinum Gray
    #282828
    ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 2.1%

  11. Australian Standard AS2700

    ★ N61 Black
    #2a2a2b
    ΔE = 1.194 / LRV ≈ 2.3%

  12. Chrysler

    ★ Buckingham Gray
    #2a2a2a
    ΔE = 1.336 / LRV ≈ 2.3%

  13. Resene

    ★ Pitch Black WD039
    #2c2b2c
    ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 2.4%

  14. Model Master

    ★ Model Master 1947
    #2e2a2b
    ΔE = 1.478 / LRV ≈ 2.4%

  15. Testors

    ★ Testors 2549C
    #262627
    ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 1.9%

  16. Levis

    ★ Black Touch
    #2c2b2b
    ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 2.4%

  17. Dulux

    ★ Night Jewels 1
    #2c2b2b
    ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 2.4%

  18. Coo-Var

    ★ Black
    #2b2b2c
    ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 2.4%

  19. Suvinil

    ★ Preto Absoluto
    #28292b
    ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 2.2%

  20. Beckers

    ★ Darjeeling 520 / S 8500-N
    #262626
    ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 1.9%

Color Directory

#2a2829 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a2829 foreground

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="color: #2a2829">…</p>

#2a2829 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #2a2829">…</p>

#2a2829 shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a2829">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2762793
Binary
00101010, 00101000, 00101001
Hexadecimal
#2a2829
LRV
≈ 2.2%
Closest short hex
#222 ΔE = 3.347
RGB
rgb(42, 40, 41)
RGBA
rgba(42, 40, 41, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.341, g: 0.325, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 16.471%, yellow: 15.686%, blue: 16.078%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14014423 / 0xff2a2829
HSL
hsl(330, 2%, 16%)
HSLA
hsla(330, 2%, 16%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 330° (330.000), saturation: 5% (0.048), value: 16% (0.165)
HSP
hue: 330.000, saturation: 4.762%, perceived brightness: 15.969%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 333.921, S: 2.629, L: 16.355
Cubehelix
H: -41.296, S: 0.022, L: 0.160
TSL
T: 4.451, S: 0.015, L: 0.160
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 5% (0.048), yellow: 2% (0.024), key: 84% (0.835)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 84% (0.843), yellow: 84% (0.839)
XYZ
X: 2.114, Y: 2.170, Z: 2.405
xyY
x: 0.316, y: 0.324, Y: 2.170
CIELab
L: 16.355, a: 1.148, b: -0.330
CIELuv
L: 16.355, u: 0.864, v: -0.423
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 16.355, C: 1.195, H: 343.963
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 16.355, C: 0.962, H: 333.921
Hunter-Lab
L: 14.731, a: -0.164, b: 0.632
CIECAM02
J: 12.170, C: 1.531, h: -29.487, Q: 68.731, M: 1.339, s: 13.958, H: 355.538
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.090, jaune: -0.124, green: -0.077
LMS
L: 2.091, M: 2.211, S: 2.401
YCbCr
Y: 50.972, Cb: 128.143, Cr: 128.807
YCoCg
Y: 40.750, Cg: -0.750, Co: 10.750
YDbDr
Y: 40.712, Db: 0.433, Dr: -2.449
YPbPr
Y: 40.498, Pb: 0.270, Pr: 0.954
xvYCC
Y: 50.781, Cb: 128.237, Cr: 128.838
YIQ
Y: 40.712, I: 0.870, Q: 0.734
YUV
Y: 40.712, U: 0.142, V: 1.130
Okhsl
h: 345.462, s: 0.031, l: 0.177
Okhsv
h: 345.462. s: 0.039, v: 0.181
Okhwb
h: 345.462, w: 0.174, b: 0.819
Oklab
l: 0.279, a: 0.003, b: -0.001
Oklch
l: 0.279, c: 0.003, h: 345.462
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.00121, Az: 0.00009, Bz: -0.00003
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.00121, Cz: 0.00009, Hz: -16.10053
Munsell Color System
10P 2/1 ΔE = 4.532
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 6.583

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