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Opaltone / OMS 6987 / #232c42 Hex Color Code

#232c42 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #232c42 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #232c42 is comprised of 13.73% red, 17.25% green and 25.88% blue. In the HSL color space #232c42 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 31% saturation and 20% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.45 nm.

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#232c42 linear gradient to complementary #454220

  1. #232c42
  2. #2b2f3d
  3. #323337
  4. #373732
  5. #3c3a2c
  6. #413e26
  7. #454220

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c253b
  2. #1e283d
  3. #212a40
  4. #232c42
  5. #252e44
  6. #283147
  7. #2a3349

Tints and Shades

#232c42 to white

  1. #232c42
  2. #444a5e
  3. #666b7c
  4. #8a8e9b
  5. #b0b2bc
  6. #d7d8dd
  7. #ffffff

#232c42 to black

  1. #232c42
  2. #1f2638
  3. #1a1f2d
  4. #161924
  5. #11131a
  6. #090b10
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 7020-R80B
      #242c41
      ΔE = 0.441 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. S 7020-R90B
      #222d3d
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Dark Tourmaline
      #232e45
      ΔE = 1.004 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Chalet Blue
      #1f293d
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6986
      #272d44
      ΔE = 1.272 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. 6994
      #22273e
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  4. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Huron Blue
      #202940
      ΔE = 1.448 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Atlantic Blue
      #28293b
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Crescendo B32-033-265
      #222f44
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Outer Space B28-028-267
      #1f263b
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  6. AMC

    1. ★ Blazer Blue
      #202a3d
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Ocean Blue
      #1c2842
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ensign Blue
      #24293c
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Blue
      #233147
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. Dark Huron Blue
      #283148
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Luxor Blue
      #292940
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  9. McCormick Paints

    1. 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  10. Audi

    1. Estorilblau Kristall Metallic / K0K0, K0PA, K0PW, LX5P
      #1e2842
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  11. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15044
      #263042
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  12. Sikkens

    1. U2.21.09
      #1b293d
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. U4.15.10
      #262e3e
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  13. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10947
      #24324a
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 2.4%

#232c42 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#232c42 foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #232c42">…</p>

#232c42 background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #232c42">…</p>

#232c42 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #232c42">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2305090
Binary
00100011, 00101100, 01000010
Hexadecimal
#232c42
LRV
≈ 2.6%
Closest short hex
#234 ΔE = 4.663
RGB
rgb(35, 44, 66)
RGBA
rgba(35, 44, 66, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.241, g: 0.303, b: 0.455
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.165%, blue: 0.259%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14472126 / 0xff232c42
HSL
hsl(223, 31%, 20%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 31%%, 20%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (222.581), saturation: 47% (0.470), value: 26% (0.259)
HSP
hue: 222.581, saturation: 46.970%, perceived brightness: 17.535%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.023, S: 43.725, L: 18.152
Cubehelix
H: -139.278, S: 0.330, L: 0.171
TSL
T: -2.211, S: 0.130, L: 0.172
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.470), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 74% (0.741)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 74% (0.741)
XYZ
X: 2.577, Y: 2.552, Z: 5.510
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.240, Y: 2.552
CIELab
L: 18.152, a: 3.001, b: -15.094
CIELuv
L: 18.152, u: -4.300, v: -16.072
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.152, C: 15.390, H: 281.244
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.152, C: 16.637, H: 255.023
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.975, a: 0.838, b: -9.268
CIECAM02
J: 13.109, C: 20.799, h: 260.085, Q: 71.335, M: 18.188, s: 50.495, H: 311.131
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.267, jaune: -2.646, green: 0.413
LMS
L: 2.090, M: 2.552, S: 5.461
YCbCr
Y: 53.639, Cb: 138.990, Cr: 122.487
YCgCo
Y: 47.250, Cg: -3.250, Co: 1.000
YDbDr
Y: 43.817, Db: 33.376, Dr: 16.771
YPbPr
Y: 43.667, Pb: 12.035, Pr: -5.512
xvYCC
Y: 53.502, Cb: 138.572, Cr: 123.158
YIQ
Y: 43.817, I: -12.429, Q: 4.942
YUV
Y: 43.817, U: 10.917, V: -7.735
Munsell Color System
5PB 2/4 ΔE = 3.760
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 8.193

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