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#242890 Hex Color Code

#242890 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242890 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242890 is comprised of 14.12% red, 15.69% green and 56.47% blue. In the HSL color space #242890 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 60% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.06 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#242890 linear gradient to complementary #31b400

  1. #242890
  2. #3f4081
  3. #4c5772
  4. #516e61
  5. #50854e
  6. #479c36
  7. #31b400

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #111f85
  2. #182289
  3. #1f258c
  4. #242890
  5. #292b94
  6. #2e2e97
  7. #32319b

Tones

  1. #242890
  2. #363087
  3. #42397e
  4. #4b4176
  5. #51496d
  6. #565263
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#242890 to white

  1. #242890
  2. #5348a3
  3. #7869b5
  4. #9a8dc8
  5. #bcb2da
  6. #ddd8ed
  7. #ffffff

#242890 to black

  1. #242890
  2. #232377
  3. #201d5e
  4. #1c1847
  5. #171331
  6. #110b1c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 0.966 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. ★ 38-a1
      #282585
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/14
      #102898
      ΔE = 1.425 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. 40/14
      #002c90
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2370 C
      #2f2a95
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. Dark Blue C
      #00249c
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 4.2%

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#242890 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242890 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #242890">…</p>

#242890 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #242890">…</p>

#242890 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242890">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2369680
Binary
00100100, 00101000, 10010000
Hexadecimal
#242890
LRV
≈ 3.9%
Closest short hex
#229 ΔE = 2.261
RGB
rgb(36, 40, 144)
RGBA
rgba(36, 40, 144, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.164, g: 0.182, b: 0.655
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.156%, blue: 0.565%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14407536 / 0xff242890
HSL
hsl(238, 60%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 60%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.778), saturation: 75% (0.750), value: 56% (0.565)
HSP
hue: 237.778, saturation: 75.000%, perceived brightness: 23.824%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.310, S: 76.710, L: 23.357
Cubehelix
H: -124.842, S: 1.182, L: 0.197
TSL
T: -2.862, S: 0.305, L: 0.199
CMYK
cyan: 75% (0.750), magenta: 72% (0.722), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.435)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 84% (0.843), yellow: 44% (0.435)
XYZ
X: 6.519, Y: 3.906, Z: 26.790
xyY
x: 0.175, y: 0.105, Y: 3.906
CIELab
L: 23.357, a: 35.024, b: -57.468
CIELuv
L: 23.357, u: -5.648, v: -68.838
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.357, C: 67.300, H: 301.360
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.357, C: 69.069, H: 265.310
Hunter-Lab
L: 19.763, a: 24.294, b: -66.541
CIECAM02
J: 16.137, C: 57.322, h: 266.171, Q: 79.144, M: 50.128, s: 79.585, H: 314.350
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.758, jaune: -10.557, green: 0.818
LMS
L: 2.104, M: 2.207, S: 26.418
YCbCr
Y: 59.524, Cb: 174.248, Cr: 118.860
YCgCo
Y: 65.000, Cg: -25.000, Co: -18.000
YDbDr
Y: 50.660, Db: 140.432, Dr: 27.900
YPbPr
Y: 46.636, Pb: 52.460, Pr: -6.784
xvYCC
Y: 56.052, Cb: 174.083, Cr: 122.041
YIQ
Y: 50.660, I: -35.794, Q: 31.512
YUV
Y: 50.660, U: 45.933, V: -12.861
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 8.238
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 4.881

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