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#242a9a Hex Color Code

#242a9a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242a9a is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242a9a is comprised of 14.12% red, 16.47% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #242a9a has a hue of 237° (degrees), 62% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.25 nm.

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#242a9a linear gradient to complementary #2bbe00

  1. #242a9a
  2. #42438a
  3. #4f5c7a
  4. #547468
  5. #528c54
  6. #47a53a
  7. #2bbe00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0d218e
  2. #162492
  3. #1e2796
  4. #242a9a
  5. #2a2d9e
  6. #2f30a2
  7. #3434a6

Tones

  1. #242a9a
  2. #393390
  3. #463c87
  4. #4f457d
  5. #564d73
  6. #5b5669
  7. #5f5f5f

Tints and Shades

#242a9a to white

  1. #242a9a
  2. #554aab
  3. #7a6bbc
  4. #9c8ecd
  5. #beb2de
  6. #ded8ef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#242a9a to black

  1. #242a9a
  2. #24247f
  3. #211f64
  4. #1d194b
  5. #181333
  6. #120b1d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2370 XGC
      #212b97
      ΔE = 0.745 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 2746 XGC
      #252392
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 272 / 272 Lichtgrau+E.blau 1/1
      #002c9c
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. 58 34 233 / Kobaltblau 10
      #00288c
      ΔE = 3.949 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  3. Fabric Creations

    1. ★ Royal Blue / 25993
      #01269e
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 38-a2
      #252280
      ΔE = 5.016 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 3.186 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. CF10459
      #41338b
      ΔE = 4.739 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  6. Plascon

    1. Drew B4-B1-2
      #003498
      ΔE = 3.918 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #001daa
      ΔE = 4.586 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 4.879 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  9. Focoltone

    1. 1074
      #2e1d86
      ΔE = 4.749 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  10. FolkArt

    1. Violet Pansy / 440
      #4b238e
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  11. Chrysler

    1. Ecuador Blue
      #1f2283
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  12. HKS

    1. HKS 35
      #4a2885
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  13. Volkswagen

    1. Satellite Blue
      #001c95
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  14. Lascaux

    1. Ultramarin­e blue / 142
      #4b2f90
      ΔE = 5.108 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  15. Delta

    1. Purple / 020150202W
      #3d2f7c
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  16. Teknos

    1. GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 3.5%

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#242a9a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242a9a foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #242a9a">…</p>

#242a9a background

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

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #242a9a">…</p>

#242a9a shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242a9a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370202
Binary
00100100, 00101010, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#242a9a
LRV
≈ 4.4%
Closest short hex
#229 ΔE = 2.370
RGB
rgb(36, 42, 154)
RGBA
rgba(36, 42, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.155, g: 0.181, b: 0.664
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 16.357%, blue: 60.392%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14407014 / 0xff242a9a
HSL
hsl(237, 62%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 62%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.949), saturation: 77% (0.766), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 236.949, saturation: 76.623%, perceived brightness: 25.192%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.128, S: 79.579, L: 24.838
Cubehelix
H: -125.529, S: 1.239, L: 0.206
TSL
T: -2.828, S: 0.314, L: 0.208
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.766), magenta: 73% (0.727), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 84% (0.835), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 7.386, Y: 4.363, Z: 31.019
xyY
x: 0.173, y: 0.102, Y: 4.363
CIELab
L: 24.838, a: 37.344, b: -61.188
CIELuv
L: 24.838, u: -6.374, v: -74.787
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 24.838, C: 71.684, H: 301.396
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 24.838, C: 75.058, H: 265.128
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.889, a: 26.564, b: -73.421
CIECAM02
J: 17.098, C: 60.300, h: 265.279, Q: 81.468, M: 52.732, s: 80.453, H: 313.872
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.775, jaune: -11.249, green: 1.068
LMS
L: 2.250, M: 2.399, S: 30.585
YCbCr
Y: 61.512, Cb: 178.056, Cr: 117.414
YCoCg
Y: 68.500, Cg: -26.500, Co: -20.500
YDbDr
Y: 52.974, Db: 151.996, Dr: 32.302
YPbPr
Y: 48.786, Pb: 56.690, Pr: -8.152
xvYCC
Y: 57.899, Cb: 177.798, Cr: 120.839
YIQ
Y: 52.974, I: -39.556, Q: 33.578
YUV
Y: 52.974, U: 49.715, V: -14.891
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 10.007
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 5.091

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