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Blue violet (Shikon) / #2b2028 Hex Color Code

#2b2028 Paint ChipThe color blue violet (shikon) with hexadecimal color code #2b2028 is a very dark shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #2b2028 is comprised of 16.86% red, 12.55% green and 15.69% blue. In the HSL color space #2b2028 has a hue of 316° (degrees), 15% saturation and 15% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 530.07 nm.

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

Tints and Shades

#2b2028 to white

  1. #2b2028
  2. #4a4047
  3. #6b6268
  4. #8e878c
  5. #b2adb1
  6. #d8d5d7
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Tollens

    1. ★ Bois d'ébêne | EE175
      #2e2227
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. Deep Burgundy
      #281c21
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
    2. Verona Maroon
      #2f2428
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  3. Resene

    1. Silhouette V29-009-307
      #2a252c
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Cocktail V28-015-355
      #2f1d25
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  4. Duron

    1. Domino
      #2a252c
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 2.0%

#2b2028 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b2028 foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #2b2028">…</p>

#2b2028 background

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

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #2b2028">…</p>

#2b2028 shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b2028">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2826280
Binary
00101011, 00100000, 00101000
Hexadecimal
#2b2028
LRV
≈ 1.7%
Closest short hex
#323 ΔE = 4.611
RGB
rgb(43, 32, 40)
RGBA
rgba(43, 32, 40, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.374, g: 0.278, b: 0.348
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.125%, blue: 0.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13950936 / 0xff2b2028
HSL
hsl(316, 15%, 15%)
HSLA
hsla(316, 15%, 15%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 316° (316.364), saturation: 26% (0.256), value: 17% (0.169)
HSP
hue: 316.364, saturation: 25.581%, perceived brightness: 14.336%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 321.258, S: 18.602, L: 13.826
Cubehelix
H: -55.903, S: 0.143, L: 0.142
TSL
T: 4.687, S: 0.092, L: 0.142
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 26% (0.256), yellow: 7% (0.070), key: 83% (0.831)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 87% (0.875), yellow: 84% (0.843)
XYZ
X: 1.896, Y: 1.700, Z: 2.235
xyY
x: 0.325, y: 0.292, Y: 1.700
CIELab
L: 13.826, a: 7.036, b: -3.339
CIELuv
L: 13.826, u: 4.410, v: -3.539
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 13.826, C: 7.788, H: 334.614
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 13.826, C: 5.654, H: 321.258
Hunter-Lab
L: 13.038, a: 3.138, b: -1.039
CIECAM02
J: 10.760, C: 9.380, h: 334.326, Q: 64.627, M: 8.202, s: 35.626, H: 358.481
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.150, jaune: -0.690, green: -0.992
LMS
L: 1.756, M: 1.565, S: 2.227
YCbCr
Y: 47.099, Cb: 129.884, Cr: 132.261
YCgCo
Y: 36.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 36.201, Db: 5.714, Dr: -12.927
YPbPr
Y: 34.919, Pb: 2.735, Pr: 5.132
xvYCC
Y: 45.989, Cb: 130.403, Cr: 132.508
YIQ
Y: 36.201, I: 3.983, Q: 4.815
YUV
Y: 36.201, U: 1.870, V: 5.965
Munsell Color System
10P 2/2 ΔE = 6.322
Brand Color
GitHub ΔE = 9.682

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