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RAL 9004 / Signal Black / #2b2b2c Hex Color Code

#2b2b2c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b2b2c is a dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #2b2b2c is comprised of 16.86% red, 16.86% green and 17.25% blue. In the HSL color space #2b2b2c has a hue of 240° (degrees), 1% saturation and 17% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm. This color is used in the Bryn Mawr College seal.

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#2b2b2c to white

  1. #2b2b2c
  2. #4a4a4a
  3. #6b6b6b
  4. #8d8d8e
  5. #b2b2b2
  6. #d8d8d8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

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  1. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N61 Black
      #2a2a2b
      ΔE = 0.471 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. G63 Deep Bronze Green
      #333333 / #333
      ΔE = 3.740 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Pitch Black WD039
      #2c2b2c
      ΔE = 0.479 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Sheer Black WW0801
      #332f2f
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Midnight Gray
      #2c2c2c
      ΔE = 0.800 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Thorne Brown
      #32282b
      ΔE = 4.924 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-4004 TCX / Tap Shoe
      #2a2b2d
      ΔE = 0.807 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 10399 C
      #363432
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ Night Jewels 1
      #2c2b2b
      ΔE = 0.828 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 81YR 06/003
      #343333
      ΔE = 3.865 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Buckingham Gray
      #2a2a2a
      ΔE = 0.840 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Thorne Brown
      #32282b
      ΔE = 4.924 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11018
      #2d2d2e
      ΔE = 0.937 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. CF11021
      #212427
      ΔE = 4.049 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  8. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.862 #168
      #292a2c
      ΔE = 0.970 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.868 #163
      #2a2e31
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  9. Audi

    1. ★ Rabenschwarz Metallic/Raven Black Pearl / 3A, 3A3A, LZ9V
      #2d2d2d
      ΔE = 1.125 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Cherry Black Pearl / 8C, 8C8C, LZ9X
      #2d2727
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 8502-B
      #2e2d2e
      ΔE = 1.137 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. S 8505-R80B
      #252629
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.00.10
      #2b2b2a
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ XN.01.06 (RAL 9004)
      #2f2f30
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Black Leather
      #282829
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Pot Belly Stove
      #262626
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  13. Ford

    1. ★ Graphite
      #2e2e2e
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Estate Green
      #212c2e
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  14. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Pitch Black / 256
      #2a2829
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Black Blue / 95
      #2f3535
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  15. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 9011 / Graphite Black
      #27292b
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. RAL 7021 / Black Grey
      #2f3234
      ΔE = 3.341 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  16. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 27038
      #2b2d30
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Federal Standard 17038
      #2c2926
      ΔE = 3.180 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  18. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty / 8253
      #282728
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Tricorn Black - 6258
      #2f2f30
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Caviar - 6990
      #313031
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  22. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1947
      #2e2a2b
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Model Master 1949
      #2d2928
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  23. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Bone Black / RLTH226
      #2f2f2f
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Galvanized / RLUL230
      #36312f
      ΔE = 4.449 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  24. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Downing Street
      #2b2c2a
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  25. Levis

    1. Infinity
      #303031
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Clear Grey C80
      #363635
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  26. Testors

    1. Testors 2549C
      #262627
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  27. Flügger

    1. Ibenholt (U-738)
      #282826
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Blue Shade 5 (IN-734)
      #303337
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  28. Peintures MF

    1. Fonte
      #2b2e32
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Heavy métal
      #2a2930
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  29. Duron

    1. Greenblack
      #292e31
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Caviar
      #252122
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  30. Caparol

    1. 26/20
      #2c3030
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. 4331
      #242830
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  31. Kelly-Moore

    1. Carbon / 407
      #323131
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  32. Volvo

    1. Apollo Grey New / VW-024
      #30302e
      ΔE = 3.015 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  33. Volkswagen

    1. Dark Burgundy
      #242528
      ΔE = 3.226 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Merian Brown
      #262420
      ΔE = 4.875 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  34. Bentley

    1. French Grey / 9561065
      #2c2f34
      ΔE = 3.390 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  35. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80301,XF1
      #333333 / #333
      ΔE = 3.740 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. Tamiya 80369,XF69
      #222423
      ΔE = 3.988 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  36. Humbrol

    1. 67 Tank Grey
      #333333 / #333
      ΔE = 3.740 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  37. Beckers

    1. Tusch 794 / S 8502-B
      #25252a
      ΔE = 3.863 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. Lakrits 815 / S 8502-G
      #252a25
      ΔE = 4.897 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  38. Benjamin Moore

    1. Space Black / 2119-10
      #343435
      ΔE = 4.170 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. Universal Black / 2118-10
      #363536
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  39. ICI Paints

    1. Black
      #343434
      ΔE = 4.191 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blackwatch Green 19-17
      #2a3233
      ΔE = 4.309 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Black 25-17
      #212222
      ΔE = 4.522 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  41. Behr

    1. Black Top EPFD-35
      #343433
      ΔE = 4.320 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. 8341 Black Black
      #363636
      ΔE = 5.092 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  42. Crown Diamond

    1. 7318-83 Pluto
      #323437
      ΔE = 4.332 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. 7406-83 Grand Piano
      #353535
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  43. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 164A Black Night
      #2c3334
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  44. Tollens

    1. Caoutchouc | EE201
      #2a3234
      ΔE = 4.339 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Autographe | EE216
      #23262d
      ΔE = 4.930 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  45. Alcro

    1. Racing
      #242e2f
      ΔE = 4.385 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Ebenholts
      #2a2a32
      ΔE = 4.720 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  46. Mylands of London

    1. Burnt Umber
      #322a28
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  47. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Dryad Bark
      #33312d
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  48. Dulux Australia

    1. Klavier / GR19
      #363436
      ΔE = 4.537 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. Bush Berry / O50
      #362f33
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  49. Colorhouse

    1. Nourish .06
      #313536
      ΔE = 4.605 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  50. Earthpaint

    1. 5-37-7 Licorice
      #353535
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  51. Sico

    1. 6210-83 Grand Piano
      #353535
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  52. AMC

    1. Forest Green
      #212c2e
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Sherwood Green
      #232a26
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  53. Brillux

    1. 69.06.36
      #212c2f
      ΔE = 4.856 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. 78.01.33
      #303534
      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  54. Graham & Brown

    1. Black Cab
      #2f3535
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  55. Colortrend

    1. Black Ironwork
      #202122
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  56. Sigma

    1. Mineral Grey / S 9000-N
      #303533
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. Warm Red / S 8505-R20B
      #383536
      ΔE = 5.108 / LRV ≈ 3.7%

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#2b2b2c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b2b2c foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #2b2b2c">…</p>

#2b2b2c background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #2b2b2c">…</p>

#2b2b2c shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b2b2c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2829100
Binary
00101011, 00101011, 00101100
Hexadecimal
#2b2b2c
LRV
≈ 2.4%
Closest short hex
#333 ΔE = 3.744
RGB
rgb(43, 43, 44)
RGBA
rgba(43, 43, 44, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.331, g: 0.331, b: 0.338
RYB
red: 16.863%, yellow: 16.863%, blue: 17.255%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13948116 / 0xff2b2b2c
HSL
hsl(240, 1%, 17%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 1%, 17%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 2% (0.023), value: 17% (0.173)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 2.273%, perceived brightness: 16.908%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.872, S: 0.904, L: 17.568
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.013, L: 0.169
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.005, L: 0.169
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.023), magenta: 2% (0.023), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 83% (0.827)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 83% (0.827)
XYZ
X: 2.315, Y: 2.423, Z: 2.728
xyY
x: 0.310, y: 0.325, Y: 2.423
CIELab
L: 17.568, a: 0.241, b: -0.649
CIELuv
L: 17.568, u: -0.046, v: -0.641
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.568, C: 0.692, H: 290.352
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.568, C: 0.642, H: 265.872
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.567, a: -0.699, b: 0.506
CIECAM02
J: 12.907, C: 1.665, h: 255.475, Q: 70.783, M: 1.456, s: 14.341, H: 308.756
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.090, jaune: -0.169, green: 0.084
LMS
L: 2.294, M: 2.501, S: 2.723
YCbCr
Y: 53.035, Cb: 128.439, Cr: 127.929
YCoCg
Y: 43.250, Cg: -0.250, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 43.114, Db: 1.333, Dr: 0.217
YPbPr
Y: 43.072, Pb: 0.500, Pr: -0.046
xvYCC
Y: 52.991, Cb: 128.439, Cr: 127.960
YIQ
Y: 43.114, I: -0.321, Q: 0.311
YUV
Y: 43.114, U: 0.436, V: -0.100
Munsell Color System
10P 2/1 ΔE = 3.956
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 5.287

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