Color Black Grey aqua-blue (#24272e):
HEX, RGB color codes for HTML and CSS

The Comprehensive Guide to Black Grey aqua-blue (#24272e):
Its Meaning and Harmonious Color Matches in Design.

Black Grey is a color with a HTML hex code of #24272e.

Hue Family:

aqua-blues Family:

weakly saturated





low chroma

Color Information about Black Grey / #24272e

The HTML HEX code is #24272e. The corresponding color name is "Black Grey". In RGB values (additive color space used for Digital Displays), this HEX code translates to Red (R): 36%, Green (G): 39%, Blue (B): 46%. In the CMYK color model (subtractive color model used in printing), it is represented by Cyan (C): 22%, Magenta (M): 15%, Yellow (Y):0%, Black (K): 82%. In the HSL color space, #24272e has a hue of 222°, saturation of 12%, and lightness of 16%. The HSV representation is 222° for hue, 22% for saturation, and 18% for value.

In the CIE-LAB color space, the color is denoted by L* (lightness) = 16, a* (green to red) = 1, and b* (blue to yellow) = -5. The XYZ representation is X: 2, Y: 2, Z: 3. In the YUV color space, it translates to Y (luminance) = 0.1526, U (chrominance) = 0.0137, and V (chrominance) = -0.0100.

The decimal value of the color is 2369326. The closest Web-safe HEX code is #333333. Variations of the colour are #515767 for a 20% lighter version and #000000 for a 20% darker version.

For the color with hex value #24272e, the correlated color temperature (CT) is estimated to be 9169 Kelvin (9169K).

The approximate wavelength of #24272e is around 479.00nm.

HEX Code24272e#24272e
RGB Decimal Code36, 39, 46rgb(36, 39, 46)
CMYK22, 15, 0, 82/
HSL222°, 12%, 16%hsl(222°, 12%, 16%)
HSV222°, 22%, 18%/
CIE-LAB16, 1, -5/
XYZ 2, 2, 3/
YUV0.1526, 0.0137, -0.0100/
Decimal value2369326/
Web-Safe HEX333333#333333
Color Temperature (CT)9169 Kelvin (9169K)/
Estimate Wavelengtharound 479.00nm/

The Depth and Diversity of Black Grey (Hex: #24272e): Exploring its Impact in Design and Culture

The hex color #24272e, also known as Black Grey, resembles the shadows cast by towering skyscrapers at twilight. This dark hue evokes a sense of urban sophistication and mystery. It is reminiscent of a sleek charcoal suit worn by a confident executive, or the smooth surface of polished black onyx. The depth and richness of this color make it a popular choice for minimalist design, adding a touch of elegance to websites, logos, and high-end fashion. In nature, Black Grey can be found in the dark feathers of certain birds, such as ravens and crows.

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Tints and Shades of #24272e HEX color (Black Grey)

In color theory, tints and shades are essential for understanding the depth and luminosity of colors. A tint is achieved by adding white to a pure hue, lightening its appearance. Conversely, a shade results from blending black with a color, giving it a deeper tone. In the context of #24272e, this color stands at the center between its tints and shades. While the tints get progressively lighter moving towards white (#ffffff), the shades deepen towards black (#000000).

  • #ffffff
  • #C8C9CB
  • #929397
  • #5B5D62
  • #24272e
  • #1B1D23
  • #121417
  • #090A0C
  • #000000

Tones of Black Grey (#24272e HEX color)

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In the case of #24272e, #494b4f is the less saturated color, while #24272e is the most saturated one.

  • #494b4f
  • #404247
  • #36393e
  • #2d3036
  • #24272e
  • #333333
  • #262626
  • #1a1a1a
  • #0d0d0d

HTML Usage Examples

HTML using color code example

<p style="color: #24272e;">This is a css example</p>

HTML / CSS Color Name using W3C

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CSS color code example

p { color: #24272e; }

Text with hexadecimal color #24272e

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Background Color with #24272e

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Border Color with #24272e

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#24272e Color Preview on White (#ffffff) Background

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#24272e Color Preview on Black (#000000) Background

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CSS codes examples

.text {color:#24272e;}
.background {background-color:#24272e;}
.border {border:1px solid #24272e;}

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