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#242a59 Hex Color Code

#242a59 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242a59 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242a59 is comprised of 14.12% red, 16.47% green and 34.9% blue. In the HSL color space #242a59 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 42% saturation and 25% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.42 nm.

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#242a59 linear gradient to complementary #647d00

  1. #242a59
  2. #373750
  3. #444447
  4. #4e523c
  5. #576030
  6. #5e6e20
  7. #647d00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1b2351
  2. #1e2554
  3. #212856
  4. #242a59
  5. #272c5c
  6. #2a2f5e
  7. #2c3161

Tones

  1. #242a59
  2. #2b2d55
  3. #303151
  4. #35344c
  5. #393848
  6. #3c3b43
  7. #3f3f3f

Tints and Shades

#242a59 to White

  1. #242a59
  2. #484973
  3. #6b6a8e
  4. #8e8da9
  5. #b3b1c5
  6. #d8d8e2
  7. #ffffff

#242a59 to Black

  1. #242a59
  2. #20244a
  3. #1c1e3c
  4. #18192e
  5. #131321
  6. #0c0a14
  7. #000000

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Paints

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  1. Resene

    1. ★ Blast Off V33-085-285
      #262857
      ΔE = 1.023
    2. Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 2.442
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Melina Blue
      #1f2a58
      ΔE = 1.083
    2. ★ Blue
      #2b2b59
      ΔE = 1.416
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6912
      #2a2a56
      ΔE = 1.331
    2. ★ 6665
      #2c2b59
      ΔE = 1.631
  4. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5022 / Night blue
      #252850
      ΔE = 2.178
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4550-R80B
      #1a2c61
      ΔE = 2.191
    2. ★ S 5540-R70B
      #272651
      ΔE = 2.214
  6. Dupont

    1. CAS680
      #2f2a58
      ΔE = 2.363
  7. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15052
      #1f2f60
      ΔE = 2.458
  8. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #23284f
      ΔE = 2.543
    2. Moon Indigo
      #22284f
      ΔE = 2.620
  9. Sikkens

    1. V3.35.14
      #25305e
      ΔE = 2.620
  10. Caparol

    1. 40 5 280 / Lavendel 40
      #2c2850
      ΔE = 2.639

#242a59 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242a59 foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #242a59">…</p>

#242a59 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #242a59">…</p>

#242a59 shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242a59">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370137
Binary
00100100, 00101010, 01011001
Hexadecimal
#242a59
Closest short hex
#225 ΔE = 3.525
RGB
rgb(36, 42, 89)
RGBA
rgba(36, 42, 89, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.216, g: 0.251, b: 0.533
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.162%, blue: 0.349%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14407079 / 0xff242a59
HSL
hsl(233, 42%, 25%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 42%%, 25%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.208), saturation: 60% (0.596), value: 35% (0.349)
HSP
hue: 233.208, saturation: 59.551%, perceived brightness: 18.913%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.998, S: 54.227, L: 19.022
Cubehelix
H: -128.772, S: 0.600, L: 0.178
TSL
T: -2.671, S: 0.192, L: 0.179
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.596), magenta: 53% (0.528), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 65% (0.651)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 84% (0.835), yellow: 65% (0.651)
XYZ
X: 3.358, Y: 2.752, Z: 9.803
xyY
x: 0.211, y: 0.173, Y: 2.752
CIELab
L: 19.022, a: 13.110, b: -29.257
CIELuv
L: 19.022, u: -4.066, v: -33.100
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.022, C: 32.060, H: 294.137
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.022, C: 33.349, H: 262.998
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.589, a: 7.102, b: -23.425
CIECAM02
J: 13.606, C: 34.427, h: 268.230, Q: 72.674, M: 30.106, s: 64.363, H: 315.461
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.460, jaune: -5.254, green: 0.119
LMS
L: 2.051, M: 2.369, S: 9.688
YCbCr
Y: 55.142, Cb: 149.521, Cr: 122.029
YCgCo
Y: 52.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: -4.250
YDbDr
Y: 45.564, Db: 65.351, Dr: 18.197
YPbPr
Y: 44.106, Pb: 24.190, Pr: -5.162
xvYCC
Y: 53.879, Cb: 149.249, Cr: 123.466
YIQ
Y: 45.564, I: -18.674, Q: 13.355
YUV
Y: 45.564, U: 21.375, V: -8.390
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/6 ΔE = 3.962
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.535

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