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#383838 Hex Color Code

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#383838 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #383838 is a dark shade of gray. In the RGB color model #383838 is comprised of 21.96% red, 21.96% green and 21.96% blue. In the HSL color space #383838 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 22% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2f2f2f
  2. #323232
  3. #353535
  4. #383838
  5. #3b3b3b
  6. #3e3e3e
  7. #414141

Tints and Shades

#383838 to white

  1. #383838
  2. #555555
  3. #747474
  4. #959595
  5. #b7b7b7
  6. #dbdbdb
  7. #ffffff

#383838 to black

  1. #383838
  2. #2f2f2f
  3. #272727
  4. #1f1f1f
  5. #171717
  6. #0e0e0e
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Rebel
      #393939
      ΔE = 0.451 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  2. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Gunmetal Grey (863)
      #393939
      ΔE = 0.451 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  3. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Gunmetal / Gunmetal Metal (054)
      #393939
      ΔE = 0.451 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  4. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Boltgun Metal
      #393939
      ΔE = 0.451 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  5. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Shadowed Steel (9052)
      #393939
      ΔE = 0.451 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ Jet Black ECC-10-2
      #373737
      ΔE = 0.452 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. ★ DP-378 Ebony
      #383939
      ΔE = 0.577 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ Noir
      #393938
      ΔE = 0.783 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. ★ T2138-6
      #3a3937
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  8. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Black
      #39393a
      ΔE = 0.820 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8253 - Kitty Kitty
      #373736
      ΔE = 0.823 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Mopboard Black / CW-680
      #38393a
      ΔE = 0.885 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. ★ Onyx / 2133-10
      #363535
      ΔE = 1.345 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bronze
      #363636
      ΔE = 0.906 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
    2. ★ Knickerbocker Gray
      #3c3c3c
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Black / 98
      #3b3a3a
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  13. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 187 - Kookaburra Licorice
      #3b3a3a
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. Sayward Pine
      #3a3d3e
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11016
      #373637
      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Grantsburg Gray / H101
      #393a3b
      ΔE = 1.154 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Silent Sea / 0515
      #3d3d3e
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  16. Audi

    1. ★ Lava Gray Pearl / 1R, 1R1R, 1RPA, 1RSW, 41, LZ7L
      #3b393a
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. ★ Panther Black Metallic / LY9Z
      #383a39
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Contessa's Cape / 8285
      #383a39
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Contessa's Cape
      #383a39
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  19. Berger

    1. ★ Contessa's Cape / 8285
      #383a39
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  20. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Terra Brown
      #3b3b3b
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. Mocha Brown
      #3e3e3e
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  21. Disney

    1. ★ 4B-10 Mouse Ears
      #3b3b3b
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-37-7 Licorice
      #353535
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7406-83 Grand Piano
      #353535
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. 7362-83 Perseids
      #3c3739
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  24. Ford

    1. ★ Charcoal
      #353535
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. Gray
      #3f3c3c
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  25. Sico

    1. ★ 6210-83 Grand Piano
      #353535
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. 6209-83 Penguin's Back
      #3a3d3f
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  26. Homebase

    1. ★ Black Magic
      #39393b
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Gargoyle Shadow
      #373735
      ΔE = 1.428 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Greenblack - 6994
      #373a3a
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. Black of Night - 6993
      #323639
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  29. Hummer

    1. ★ Light Grey / 14
      #3a3836
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  30. Resene

    1. ★ Fuscous Grey N36-002-289
      #3c3b3c
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. ★ Blast Grey 1 M34-004-071
      #3d3c3a
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  31. Glidden

    1. ★ Onyx Black / 00NN 05/000
      #3c3b3c
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Kitty Kitty / KM3792-5
      #3b3c3c
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Black (Semi-Gloss) / 568
      #3d3e3f
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  33. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 564X
      #3b3c3c
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. 0202 / Black
      #3f3e3f
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  34. Caparol

    1. ★ Levante / Levante F1
      #3c3c3c
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. ★ Schiefer11
      #343434
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  35. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Cat Black
      #3c3c3c
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  36. Alcro

    1. ★ Guinea fowl
      #3c3c3c
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. ★ Hardrock
      #3a3735
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  37. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Black
      #343434
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. 4440 Black Mica 30BB 05/022
      #35383b
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  38. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #3d3a3a
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. ★ Dark Tundra
      #393936
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  39. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / S 8505-R20B
      #383536
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
    2. Natural Green / 9017
      #393c39
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  40. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 8000-N
      #3a3735
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. S 7502-B
      #3f3e3f
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  41. Colortrend

    1. ★ Sayward Pine
      #3a3c3d
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Leather
      #3d3d3e
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  42. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Sayward Pine H101
      #3a3c3d
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  43. AMC

    1. ★ Harvard Gray
      #373434
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. Northern Gray
      #3c3d3f
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  44. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Soupçon de noir
      #3c3c3a
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Oakland
      #353331
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  45. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 553
      #3d3b39
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  46. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Klavier / GR19
      #363436
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. Wayward Grey / GR7
      #3f3c3e
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  47. Humbrol

    1. ★ 67 Tank Grey
      #333333
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. 10 Service Brown
      #3e3a39
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  48. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ G63 Deep Bronze Green
      #333333
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  49. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80301,XF1
      #333333
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  50. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-37-7 Licorice
      #363a38
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. 8460 Black
      #333938
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  51. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.866 #165
      #3b3d3c
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
    2. Vallejo 70.867 #164
      #373935
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  52. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Mopboard Black CW123
      #3c3d3e
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
    2. Anubis 32-17
      #3d3937
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  53. Krylon

    1. Smoke Gray
      #3b3b38
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  54. Pantone / PMS

    1. Black 7 CP
      #363432
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. 440 CP
      #3d3836
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  55. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28142
      #3e3a3b
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. Model Master 2949
      #373334
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  56. Kansai Paint

    1. Black
      #343938
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Black
      #343937
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  57. Nippon Paint

    1. Black Magic / NP N 1988 A
      #383c3d
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  58. CIL

    1. Dark Secret
      #3e3d3d
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  59. Dulux

    1. Black Stillness
      #343639
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  60. Valspar Paint

    1. Village Smithy W1C
      #3e3d3e
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Nevermore W36C
      #3f3e3e
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  61. Colorhouse

    1. Nourish .06
      #313536
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  62. Levis

    1. Clear Grey B80
      #3c3e3e
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. Clear Grey C70
      #3f3e3e
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  63. Devoe Paint

    1. Dark Secret / 00NN 05/000
      #3f3d3b
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  64. Clark+Kensington

    1. Moonless Sky / EXTCC-51
      #373c3e
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  65. Farrow & Ball

    1. Studio Green / 93
      #363c3c
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  66. Beckers

    1. Orkan 542 / S 8001-R61B
      #333234
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 3.2%

Color Directory

#383838 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#383838 foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #383838">…</p>

#383838 background

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="background-color: #383838">…</p>

#383838 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #383838">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
3684408
Binary
00111000, 00111000, 00111000
Hexadecimal
#383838
LRV
≈ 4.0%
Closest short hex
#333 ΔE = 2.274
RGB
rgb(56, 56, 56)
RGBA
rgba(56, 56, 56, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 0.220%, yellow: 0.220%, blue: 0.220%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13092808 / 0xff383838
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 22%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 22%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 22% (0.220)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000%, perceived brightness: 21.961%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 23.521
Cubehelix
H: -120.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.220
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.220
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 78% (0.780)
CMY
cyan: 78% (0.780), magenta: 78% (0.780), yellow: 78% (0.780)
XYZ
X: 3.759, Y: 3.955, Z: 4.306
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 3.955
CIELab
L: 23.521, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 23.521, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.521, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.521, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 19.886, a: -1.062, b: 1.082
CIECAM02
J: 16.938, C: 0.907, h: 210.929, Q: 81.085, M: 0.794, s: 9.893, H: 267.801
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.072, green: 0.123
LMS
L: 3.754, M: 4.095, S: 4.299
YCbCr
Y: 64.104, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCgCo
Y: 56.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 14.000
YDbDr
Y: 56.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 56.000, Pb: -0.000, Pr: 0.000
xvYCC
Y: 64.094, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 56.000, I: -0.000, Q: -0.000
YUV
Y: 56.000, U: 0.001, V: 0.000
Munsell Color System
5B 2/1 ΔE = 3.912
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 5.841

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