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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 comprised 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 Central Washington Wildcats logo.

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  1. Black Stone Background
  2. Double bow gold rimmed black ribbon on black gift paper
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#2a2829 to white

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

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  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 0.743 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  2. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 0.743 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 0.743 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 0.743 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Black Leather
      #282829
      ΔE = 0.959 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. ★ Pot Belly Stove
      #262626
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Gray
      #292929
      ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Thorne Brown
      #32282b
      ΔE = 4.037 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ Schiefer 0
      #282828
      ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. 26/20
      #2c3030
      ΔE = 4.232 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Platinum Gray
      #282828
      ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Dark Spruce Green
      #2a2c26
      ΔE = 5.216 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  9. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N61 Black
      #2a2a2b
      ΔE = 1.194 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. G63 Deep Bronze Green
      #333333 / #333
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Buckingham Gray
      #2a2a2a
      ΔE = 1.336 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Charcoal Gray
      #2b2d2f
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Pitch Black WD039
      #2c2b2c
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ Maxwell Smart N28-006-026
      #2a2525
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  12. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1947
      #2e2a2b
      ΔE = 1.478 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ Model Master 28134
      #2c2827
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  13. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 2549C
      #262627
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  14. Levis

    1. ★ Black Touch
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Infinity
      #303031
      ΔE = 3.666 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ Night Jewels 1
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Black
      #2d2d2d
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  16. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 9004 / Signal Black
      #2b2b2c
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. RAL 7021 / Black Grey
      #2f3234
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  17. Coo-Var

    1. ★ Black
      #2b2b2c
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Black
      #2f2f30
      ΔE = 3.220 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Midnight Black 33-16
      #262626
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Black 25-17
      #212222
      ΔE = 3.596 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  19. Beckers

    1. ★ Darjeeling 520 / S 8500-N
      #262626
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Svartpeppar 584 / S 8502-Y
      #2a2a25
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  20. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.862 #168
      #292a2c
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.868 #163
      #2a2e31
      ΔE = 3.770 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  21. Sikkens

    1. ★ T4.03.09 (RAL 9011)
      #27292a
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. XN.01.06 (RAL 9004)
      #2f2f30
      ΔE = 3.220 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  22. Audi

    1. ★ Pantherschwarz Pearl/Pantherschwarz Perleffekt / H8H8, H8PA, LZ9Z
      #2f2c2d
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Brilliant Black / 9004, A2, A2A2, A2PA, A2PW, A2SF, A2SW, LY9B
      #1f1f1f
      ΔE = 4.735 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  23. Alcro

    1. ★ Lakrits
      #2c292d
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Midnight lacquer
      #1e1e1e
      ΔE = 5.216 / LRV ≈ 1.3%
  24. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 8505-R80B
      #252629
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. S 8505-Y80R
      #302724
      ΔE = 4.397 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  25. Flügger

    1. ★ Ibenholt (U-738)
      #282826
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Sort Nat (U-754)
      #2c2f32
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11018
      #2d2d2e
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. CF11021
      #212427
      ΔE = 3.552 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Black / PM-9
      #2a2c2d
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Black / 2132-10 / HC-190
      #323233
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  28. ProMarker

    1. Black
      #2c272b
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  29. Volkswagen

    1. Dark Burgundy
      #242528
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Merian Brown
      #262420
      ΔE = 4.010 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2129-5
      #312c2c
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Autographe | EE216
      #23262d
      ΔE = 4.735 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  31. Pantone / PMS

    1. Process Black
      #2b2926
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Skin Tone 29
      #302e2e
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  32. Dulux Australia

    1. Colorbond® Night Sky / O15
      #2e2e2f
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Bush Berry / O50
      #362f33
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  33. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 17038
      #2c2926
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Federal Standard 27040
      #313235
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  34. Duron

    1. Black Magic
      #292428
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Greenblack
      #292e31
      ΔE = 4.032 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  35. Behr

    1. Jet Black ECC-10-2
      #2d2e2f
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Obsidian Stone ECC-25-3
      #2e3134
      ΔE = 4.588 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  36. Matthews Paint

    1. Signal Jet Black / 41306SP
      #2c2825
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Vine Charcoal / 42359
      #1e2223
      ΔE = 4.480 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  37. Fired Earth

    1. Downing Street
      #2b2c2a
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Tricorn Black - 6258
      #2f2f30
      ΔE = 3.220 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Caviar - 6990
      #313031
      ΔE = 3.675 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  39. Ralph Lauren

    1. Bone Black / RLTH226
      #2f2f2f
      ΔE = 3.251 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Galvanized / RLUL230
      #36312f
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  40. FolkArt

    1. Raw Umber / Burnt Umber / 462 / 485
      #222222 / #222
      ΔE = 3.326 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
    2. Cocoa / 6498
      #202020
      ΔE = 4.259 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  41. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80369,XF69
      #222423
      ΔE = 3.367 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
    2. Tamiya 80301,XF1
      #333333 / #333
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  42. Loop

    1. Black Matt / LP-103
      #232124
      ΔE = 3.576 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  43. Mylands of London

    1. Burnt Umber
      #322a28
      ΔE = 3.829 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  44. Peintures MF

    1. Fonte
      #2b2e32
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Heavy métal
      #2a2930
      ΔE = 4.047 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  45. Colortrend

    1. Black Ironwork
      #202122
      ΔE = 3.946 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  46. Volvo

    1. Apollo Grey New / VW-024
      #30302e
      ΔE = 4.107 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  47. Kelly-Moore

    1. Carbon / 407
      #323131
      ΔE = 4.154 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  48. Humbrol

    1. 21 Black
      #231f20
      ΔE = 4.243 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
    2. 67 Tank Grey
      #333333 / #333
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  49. PlaidFX

    1. Carbon / 36874
      #231f20
      ΔE = 4.243 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  50. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Abaddon Black / Imperial Primer
      #231f20
      ΔE = 4.243 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
    2. Dryad Bark
      #33312d
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  51. Tata

    1. Cairo Dust / 710
      #28221f
      ΔE = 4.281 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  52. Bentley

    1. French Grey / 9561065
      #2c2f34
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  53. Kia

    1. Dark Grey / 1167
      #25221e
      ΔE = 4.560 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  54. Marston & Langinger

    1. Britannia Bronze
      #2b2520
      ΔE = 4.710 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  55. HKS

    1. HKS 97
      #25251f
      ΔE = 5.214 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  56. Crown Paint

    1. Jet Black
      #1e1e1e
      ΔE = 5.216 / LRV ≈ 1.3%

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#2a2829 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a2829 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: #2a2829">…</p>

#2a2829 background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #2a2829">…</p>

#2a2829 shadow

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<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: 330.513, 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
Munsell Color System
10P 2/1 ΔE = 4.532
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 6.583

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