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#383838 Hex Color Code

#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

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  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. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Shadowed Steel (9052)
      #393939
      ΔE = 0.451 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  5. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Boltgun Metal
      #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. California Paints

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

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

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

    1. ★ Terra Brown
      #3b3b3b
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. Mocha Brown
      #3e3e3e
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  22. 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%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-37-7 Licorice
      #353535
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  24. 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%
  25. Ford

    1. ★ Charcoal
      #353535
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. Gray
      #3f3c3c
      ΔE = 2.494 / 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. 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%
  32. Tikkurila

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

    1. ★ Guinea fowl
      #3c3c3c
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. ★ Hardrock
      #3a3735
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  34. Graham & Brown

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

    1. ★ Levante / Levante F1
      #3c3c3c
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. ★ Schiefer11
      #343434
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  36. 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%
  37. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #3d3a3a
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. ★ Dark Tundra
      #393936
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  38. 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%
  39. 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%
  40. Colortrend

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

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ Klavier / GR19
      #363436
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. Wayward Grey / GR7
      #3f3c3e
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  46. Australian Standard AS2700

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

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

    1. 5-37-7 Licorice
      #363a38
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. 8460 Black
      #333938
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  50. 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%
  51. Pratt & Lambert

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

    1. Smoke Gray
      #3b3b38
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  53. Model Master

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

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

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

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

    1. Black Stillness
      #343639
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  58. Levis

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

    1. Dark Secret / 00NN 05/000
      #3f3d3b
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  60. Farrow & Ball

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

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

#383838 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#383838 foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #383838">…</p>

#383838 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #383838">…</p>

#383838 shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<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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