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#242859 Hex Color Code

#242859 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242859 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242859 is comprised of 14.12% red, 15.69% green and 34.9% blue. In the HSL color space #242859 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 42% saturation and 25% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.37 nm.

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#242859 linear gradient to complementary #5c7d00

  1. #242859
  2. #363550
  3. #424347
  4. #4b513c
  5. #525f30
  6. #586e20
  7. #5c7d00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c2151
  2. #1f2454
  3. #212656
  4. #242859
  5. #272a5c
  6. #292d5e
  7. #2c2f61

Tones

  1. #242859
  2. #2b2c55
  3. #302f51
  4. #35334c
  5. #393748
  6. #3c3b44
  7. #3f3f3f

Tints and Shades

#242859 to White

  1. #242859
  2. #484773
  3. #6b688e
  4. #8e8ba9
  5. #b3b1c5
  6. #d8d7e2
  7. #ffffff

#242859 to Black

  1. #242859
  2. #20224a
  3. #1c1d3c
  4. #18182e
  5. #131221
  6. #0c0a14
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #25285a
      ΔE = 0.385
    2. Moon Indigo
      #22284f
      ΔE = 2.990
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Blast Off V33-085-285
      #262857
      ΔE = 0.590
    2. Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 2.967
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6912
      #2a2a56
      ΔE = 1.713
    2. ★ 6665
      #2c2b59
      ΔE = 1.936
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5540-R70B
      #272651
      ΔE = 1.924
    2. S 4550-R80B
      #1a2c61
      ΔE = 2.516
  5. Dupont

    1. CAS680
      #2f2a58
      ΔE = 2.349
  6. RAL

    1. RAL 5022 / Night blue
      #252850
      ΔE = 2.478
  7. Caparol

    1. 2200
      #24245c
      ΔE = 2.524
    2. 40 5 280 / Lavendel 40
      #2c2850
      ΔE = 2.708
  8. Ford

    1. Blue
      #13265d
      ΔE = 2.648
    2. Royal Blue
      #112659
      ΔE = 2.847
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. Harbor Blue
      #1f244e
      ΔE = 2.982

#242859 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242859 foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #242859">…</p>

#242859 background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #242859">…</p>

#242859 shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242859">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2369625
Binary
00100100, 00101000, 01011001
Hexadecimal
#242859
Closest short hex
#225 ΔE = 2.581
RGB
rgb(36, 40, 89)
RGBA
rgba(36, 40, 89, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.218, g: 0.242, b: 0.539
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.156%, blue: 0.349%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14407591 / 0xff242859
HSL
hsl(235, 42%, 25%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 42%%, 25%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (235.472), saturation: 60% (0.596), value: 35% (0.349)
HSP
hue: 235.472, saturation: 59.551%, perceived brightness: 18.518%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.042, S: 52.816, L: 18.425
Cubehelix
H: -126.781, S: 0.626, L: 0.173
TSL
T: -2.767, S: 0.197, L: 0.174
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.596), magenta: 55% (0.551), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 65% (0.651)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 84% (0.843), yellow: 65% (0.651)
XYZ
X: 3.289, Y: 2.614, Z: 9.780
xyY
x: 0.210, y: 0.167, Y: 2.614
CIELab
L: 18.425, a: 14.549, b: -30.216
CIELuv
L: 18.425, u: -3.522, v: -33.744
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.425, C: 33.536, H: 295.710
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.425, C: 33.927, H: 264.042
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.167, a: 8.021, b: -24.552
CIECAM02
J: 13.231, C: 35.133, h: 269.700, Q: 71.666, M: 30.723, s: 65.475, H: 316.261
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.482, jaune: -5.444, green: -0.002
LMS
L: 1.945, M: 2.182, S: 9.663
YCbCr
Y: 54.134, Cb: 150.103, Cr: 122.765
YCgCo
Y: 51.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: -4.250
YDbDr
Y: 44.390, Db: 67.117, Dr: 15.965
YPbPr
Y: 42.676, Pb: 24.960, Pr: -4.254
xvYCC
Y: 52.651, Cb: 149.926, Cr: 124.263
YIQ
Y: 44.390, I: -18.125, Q: 14.400
YUV
Y: 44.390, U: 21.953, V: -7.360
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/8 ΔE = 4.271
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 6.359

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