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#2b2728 Hex Color Code

#2b2728 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b2728 is a dark shade of pink-red. In the RGB color model #2b2728 is comprised of 16.86% red, 15.29% green and 15.69% blue. In the HSL color space #2b2728 has a hue of 345° (degrees), 5% saturation and 16% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 497.22 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#2b2728 to white

  1. #2b2728
  2. #4a4647
  3. #6b6768
  4. #8d8b8b
  5. #b2b0b1
  6. #d8d7d7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Pitch Black / 256
      #2a2829
      ΔE = 0.947 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  2. Audi

    1. ★ Cherry Black Pearl / 8C, 8C8C, LZ9X
      #2d2727
      ΔE = 1.176 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. ★ Pantherschwarz Pearl/Pantherschwarz Perleffekt / H8H8, H8PA, LZ9Z
      #2f2c2d
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  3. Beckers

    1. ★ Aubergine 710 / S 8502-R
      #2a2525
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. ★ Darjeeling 520 / S 8500-N
      #262626
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  6. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  8. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28134
      #2c2827
      ΔE = 1.408 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. ★ Model Master 1949
      #2d2928
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Black Leather
      #282829
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. ★ Pot Belly Stove
      #262626
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ Schiefer 0
      #282828
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Platinum Gray
      #282828
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Medium Gray
      #2c2c2c
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  12. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 9004 / Signal black
      #282828
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Gray
      #292929
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. ★ Steel Gray Medium
      #2a2a2a
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  14. Tollens

    1. ★ T2133-6
      #262525
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. T2129-5
      #312c2c
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  15. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 2549C
      #262627
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Bokara Grey N28-005-068
      #2a2725
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. ★ Pitch Black WD039
      #2c2b2c
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  17. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N61 Black
      #2a2a2b
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Midnight Black 33-16
      #262626
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  19. Chrysler

    1. ★ Buckingham Gray
      #2a2a2a
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  20. Levis

    1. ★ Black Touch
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  21. Dulux

    1. ★ Night Jewels 1
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  22. Alcro

    1. ★ Lakrits
      #2c292d
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 9000-N
      #262423
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
    2. S 8502-B
      #2e2d2e
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  24. Duron

    1. Black Magic
      #292428
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Caviar
      #252122
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  25. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.950 #169
      #252527
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Vallejo 70.855 #205
      #272624
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  26. Sikkens

    1. ON.00.10
      #2b2b2a
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. DN.00.09 (RAL 9017)
      #2d2c2b
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. 426
      #242424
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
    2. Process Black
      #2b2926
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  28. Flügger

    1. Ibenholt (U-738)
      #282826
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  29. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 17038
      #2c2926
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 2.3%

Color Directory

#2b2728 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b2728 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #2b2728">…</p>

#2b2728 background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #2b2728">…</p>

#2b2728 shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b2728">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2828072
Binary
00101011, 00100111, 00101000
Hexadecimal
#2b2728
LRV
≈ 2.1%
Closest short hex
#222 ΔE = 3.536
RGB
rgb(43, 39, 40)
RGBA
rgba(43, 39, 40, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.352, g: 0.320, b: 0.328
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 15.294%, blue: 15.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13949144 / 0xff2b2728
HSL
hsl(345, 5%, 16%)
HSLA
hsla(345, 5%, 16%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 345° (345.000), saturation: 9% (0.093), value: 17% (0.169)
HSP
hue: 345.000, saturation: 9.302%, perceived brightness: 15.823%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 353.218, S: 4.411, L: 16.094
Cubehelix
H: -24.003, S: 0.044, L: 0.158
TSL
T: 4.192, S: 0.032, L: 0.158
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 9% (0.093), yellow: 7% (0.070), key: 83% (0.831)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 85% (0.847), yellow: 84% (0.843)
XYZ
X: 2.105, Y: 2.118, Z: 2.305
xyY
x: 0.322, y: 0.324, Y: 2.118
CIELab
L: 16.094, a: 2.071, b: 0.008
CIELuv
L: 16.094, u: 1.793, v: -0.213
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 16.094, C: 2.071, H: 0.222
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 16.094, C: 1.806, H: 353.218
Hunter-Lab
L: 14.553, a: 0.348, b: 0.796
CIECAM02
J: 12.038, C: 2.550, h: 357.000, Q: 68.357, M: 2.230, s: 18.061, H: 377.487
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.089, jaune: -0.079, green: -0.238
LMS
L: 2.078, M: 2.128, S: 2.302
YCbCr
Y: 50.627, Cb: 127.847, Cr: 129.685
YCgCo
Y: 40.250, Cg: -1.250, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 40.310, Db: -0.467, Dr: -5.115
YPbPr
Y: 39.924, Pb: 0.040, Pr: 1.954
xvYCC
Y: 50.288, Cb: 128.035, Cr: 129.716
YIQ
Y: 40.310, I: 2.062, Q: 1.157
YUV
Y: 40.310, U: -0.152, V: 2.360
Munsell Color System
10P 2/1 ΔE = 4.665
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 7.424

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