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Caparol 40 15 300 / Amethyst 100 / #240c60 Hex Color Code

#240c60 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #240c60 is a dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #240c60 is comprised of 14.12% red, 4.71% green and 37.65% blue. In the HSL color space #240c60 has a hue of 257° (degrees), 78% saturation and 21% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 454.37 nm.

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#240c60 linear gradient to complementary #036c00

  1. #240c60
  2. #2f2055
  3. #333049
  4. #34403d
  5. #2f4e30
  6. #245d1f
  7. #036c00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1e075b
  2. #20085c
  3. #220a5e
  4. #240c60
  5. #260e62
  6. #280f64
  7. #2a1165

Tones

  1. #240c60
  2. #2b1559
  3. #2f1c52
  4. #33234b
  5. #352a44
  6. #36303d
  7. #363636

Tints and Shades

#240c60 to white

  1. #240c60
  2. #4b3179
  3. #6f5793
  4. #927eae
  5. #b6a7c8
  6. #dad2e3
  7. #ffffff

#240c60 to black

  1. #240c60
  2. #210d50
  3. #1d0d40
  4. #190c31
  5. #160823
  6. #0e0416
  7. #000000

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  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2247
      #200964
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
    2. ★ 7027
      #220d6a
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 274
      #2b0d61
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
    2. 275
      #260d54
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 1.3%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Vancouver Dusk P2-D1-2
      #281064
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
    2. ★ Quickshot P1-D1-2
      #201464
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-a7
      #1a0f5e
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
    2. 38-a6
      #1c1466
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  5. Caparol

    1. 40 10 300 / Amethyst 70
      #281458
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  6. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #0e106c
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 1.5%

#240c60 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#240c60 foreground

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="color: #240c60">…</p>

#240c60 background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #240c60">…</p>

#240c60 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #240c60">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2362464
Binary
00100100, 00001100, 01100000
Hexadecimal
#240c60
LRV
≈ 1.5%
Closest short hex
#216 ΔE = 1.643
RGB
rgb(36, 12, 96)
RGBA
rgba(36, 12, 96, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.250, g: 0.083, b: 0.667
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.047%, blue: 0.376%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14414752 / 0xff240c60
HSL
hsl(257, 78%, 21%)
HSLA
hsla(257, 78%, 21%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 257° (257.143), saturation: 88% (0.875), value: 38% (0.376)
HSP
hue: 257.143, saturation: 87.500%, perceived brightness: 15.302%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 271.004, S: 87.983, L: 12.495
Cubehelix
H: -108.294, S: 1.384, L: 0.112
TSL
T: -3.679, S: 0.354, L: 0.113
CMYK
cyan: 63% (0.625), magenta: 87% (0.875), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 62% (0.624)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 95% (0.953), yellow: 62% (0.624)
XYZ
X: 2.970, Y: 1.482, Z: 11.194
xyY
x: 0.190, y: 0.095, Y: 1.482
CIELab
L: 12.495, a: 34.656, b: -44.562
CIELuv
L: 12.495, u: 0.687, v: -39.212
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 12.495, C: 56.451, H: 307.872
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 12.495, C: 39.218, H: 271.004
Hunter-Lab
L: 12.175, a: 22.232, b: -45.988
CIECAM02
J: 9.686, C: 45.167, h: 279.396, Q: 61.317, M: 39.498, s: 80.260, H: 321.694
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.820, jaune: -8.310, green: -1.165
LMS
L: 0.995, M: 0.495, S: 11.037
YCbCr
Y: 40.708, Cb: 161.324, Cr: 132.572
YCgCo
Y: 39.000, Cg: -27.000, Co: -6.000
YDbDr
Y: 28.752, Db: 101.172, Dr: -13.764
YPbPr
Y: 23.160, Pb: 39.240, Pr: 8.136
xvYCC
Y: 35.890, Cb: 162.470, Cr: 135.147
YIQ
Y: 28.752, I: -12.689, Q: 31.210
YUV
Y: 28.752, U: 33.093, V: 6.359
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 10.157
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 13.150

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