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#242959 Hex Color Code

#242959 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242959 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242959 is comprised of 14.12% red, 16.08% green and 34.9% blue. In the HSL color space #242959 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 42% saturation and 25% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.89 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#242959 linear gradient to complementary #5f7d00

  1. #242959
  2. #363650
  3. #434347
  4. #4c513c
  5. #546030
  6. #5a6e20
  7. #5f7d00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c2251
  2. #1e2454
  3. #212756
  4. #242959
  5. #272b5c
  6. #292e5e
  7. #2c3061

Tones

  1. #242959
  2. #2b2d55
  3. #303051
  4. #35344c
  5. #393748
  6. #3c3b43
  7. #3f3f3f

Tints and Shades

#242959 to white

  1. #242959
  2. #484873
  3. #6b698e
  4. #8e8ca9
  5. #b3b1c5
  6. #d8d7e2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#242959 to black

  1. #242959
  2. #20234a
  3. #1c1e3c
  4. #18182e
  5. #131221
  6. #0c0a14
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Blast Off V33-085-285
      #262857
      ΔE = 0.655 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Paua V29-064-292
      #2a2551
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #25285a
      ΔE = 0.792 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Marlin Blue
      #0b2651
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Melina Blue
      #1f2a58
      ΔE = 1.382 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Bright Dark Blue
      #17305c
      ΔE = 4.469 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  4. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5022 / Night blue
      #252850
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. RAL 5005 / Signal blue
      #1e2460
      ΔE = 3.775 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  5. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS680
      #2f2a58
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  6. Sikkens

    1. V4.31.15 (RAL 5022)
      #272e5a
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. V3.35.14
      #273260
      ΔE = 3.899 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  7. Caparol

    1. 40 5 280 / Lavendel 40
      #2c2850
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 38/15
      #002454
      ΔE = 4.998 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  8. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15052
      #1f2f60
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Federal Standard 25052
      #03265e
      ΔE = 3.937 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. Harbor Blue
      #1f244e
      ΔE = 3.059 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Scuba Blue
      #213468
      ΔE = 4.931 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5040-R70B
      #302f60
      ΔE = 3.388 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  11. Tollens

    1. T2007-6
      #1d2e69
      ΔE = 3.724 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. T2096-4
      #312749
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  12. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  13. Volkswagen

    1. Enzian Blue
      #1a2e58
      ΔE = 3.898 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Orly Blue
      #1f2c4f
      ΔE = 4.586 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10948
      #263264
      ΔE = 3.926 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  15. Plascon

    1. Deep Eyes B3-D1-2
      #00285c
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Paradise City B4-D1-2
      #00245c
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6713
      #292848
      ΔE = 4.439 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. 6670
      #263565
      ΔE = 5.174 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  17. Homebase

    1. Indigo
      #012e67
      ΔE = 4.440 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 295
      #002e63
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. 655
      #0a214f
      ΔE = 5.242 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Night Shift
      #2e335a
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  20. Focoltone

    1. 3401
      #233468
      ΔE = 4.893 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 3445
      #003068
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  21. Crayola

    1. Dark Blue
      #003065
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  22. Freightliner

    1. Blue / N0437
      #00306b
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  23. Kenworth USA

    1. Blue / N0437
      #00306b
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-a7
      #002e6d
      ΔE = 5.083 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  25. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B12 Royal Blue
      #2c3563
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  26. AMC

    1. Bermuda Blue
      #203259
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  27. Audi

    1. Enzianblau Pearl / LZ5X
      #293255
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 3.4%

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#242959 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242959 foreground

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

Rembrandt
<p style="color: #242959">…</p>

#242959 background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #242959">…</p>

#242959 shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242959">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2369881
Binary
00100100, 00101001, 01011001
Hexadecimal
#242959
LRV
≈ 2.7%
Closest short hex
#225 ΔE = 3.046
RGB
rgb(36, 41, 89)
RGBA
rgba(36, 41, 89, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.217, g: 0.247, b: 0.536
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 15.909%, blue: 34.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14407335 / 0xff242959
HSL
hsl(234, 42%, 25%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 42%, 25%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.340), saturation: 60% (0.596), value: 35% (0.349)
HSP
hue: 234.340, saturation: 59.551%, perceived brightness: 18.714%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.531, S: 53.523, L: 18.722
Cubehelix
H: -127.766, S: 0.613, L: 0.176
TSL
T: -2.720, S: 0.195, L: 0.176
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.596), magenta: 54% (0.539), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 65% (0.651)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 84% (0.839), yellow: 65% (0.651)
XYZ
X: 3.323, Y: 2.682, Z: 9.792
xyY
x: 0.210, y: 0.170, Y: 2.682
CIELab
L: 18.722, a: 13.829, b: -29.739
CIELuv
L: 18.722, u: -3.791, v: -33.431
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.722, C: 32.797, H: 294.940
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.722, C: 33.645, H: 263.531
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.377, a: 7.561, b: -23.986
CIECAM02
J: 13.418, C: 34.781, h: 268.978, Q: 72.169, M: 30.416, s: 64.920, H: 315.868
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.471, jaune: -5.349, green: 0.059
LMS
L: 1.997, M: 2.274, S: 9.676
YCbCr
Y: 54.638, Cb: 149.812, Cr: 122.397
YCoCg
Y: 51.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: -4.250
YDbDr
Y: 44.977, Db: 66.234, Dr: 17.081
YPbPr
Y: 43.391, Pb: 24.575, Pr: -4.708
xvYCC
Y: 53.265, Cb: 149.587, Cr: 123.864
YIQ
Y: 44.977, I: -18.399, Q: 13.877
YUV
Y: 44.977, U: 21.664, V: -7.875
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/6 ΔE = 4.110
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.939

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