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#242b39 Hex Color Code

#242b39 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242b39 is a dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #242b39 is comprised of 14.12% red, 16.86% green and 22.35% blue. In the HSL color space #242b39 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 23% saturation and 18% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.4 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#242b39 linear gradient to complementary #3a3523

  1. #242b39
  2. #292d35
  3. #2d2e32
  4. #31302e
  5. #34322b
  6. #373327
  7. #3a3523

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1e2532
  2. #202734
  3. #222937
  4. #242b39
  5. #262d3b
  6. #282f3e
  7. #2b3240

Tints and Shades

#242b39 to White

  1. #242b39
  2. #444a56
  3. #666a75
  4. #8a8d96
  5. #b0b2b8
  6. #d7d8db
  7. #ffffff

#242b39 to Black

  1. #242b39
  2. #1f2530
  3. #1b1f28
  4. #16191f
  5. #111318
  6. #090b0e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Colortrend

    1. ★ Inkwell
      #242b38
      ΔE = 0.504 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Blue
      #242a37
      ΔE = 0.671 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. ★ Vagabond Blue
      #262e3b
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.09.36
      #242936
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 38/20
      #242c38
      ΔE = 1.204 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. 703Neu
      #282838
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Tornado B28-020-264
      #272d3c
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ Quarterback B29-024-274
      #282b3c
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  6. Ford

    1. ★ Gainsborough Blue
      #222b3c
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ Midnight Opal
      #292b36
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 7020-R90B
      #222d3d
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. S 8010-R90B
      #252a32
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  8. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Blue Anthracite
      #232b36
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ Petrol Pacific Blue
      #1f2737
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.15.10
      #262e3e
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  10. Audi

    1. ★ Brillantblau / E8, LY5K
      #222733
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. ★ Moro Blue/Moro Blue Pearl / LZ5J, P7, P7P7
      #1d2736
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 532
      #292b36
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Patrol Blue
      #2a2f3d
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Empress Blue
      #1d2735
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. CF10945
      #29303f
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  14. AMC

    1. Midnight Blue
      #242832
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Blazer Blue
      #202a3d
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  15. Peintures MF

    1. Noir de nuit
      #2a303d
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  16. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.899 #50
      #242631
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  17. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15044
      #263042
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  18. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B62 Midnight Blue
      #292a33
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 2.4%

#242b39 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242b39 foreground

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="color: #242b39">…</p>

#242b39 background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #242b39">…</p>

#242b39 shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242b39">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370361
Binary
00100100, 00101011, 00111001
Hexadecimal
#242b39
LRV
≈ 2.4%
Closest short hex
#234 ΔE = 4.147
RGB
rgb(36, 43, 57)
RGBA
rgba(36, 43, 57, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.265, g: 0.316, b: 0.419
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.162%, blue: 0.224%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406855 / 0xff242b39
HSL
hsl(220, 23%, 18%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 23%%, 18%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.000), saturation: 37% (0.368), value: 22% (0.224)
HSP
hue: 220.000, saturation: 36.842%, perceived brightness: 16.837%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.547, S: 33.443, L: 17.452
Cubehelix
H: -142.104, S: 0.225, L: 0.166
TSL
T: -2.102, S: 0.095, L: 0.167
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.368), magenta: 25% (0.246), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 78% (0.776)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 78% (0.776)
XYZ
X: 2.330, Y: 2.398, Z: 4.210
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.268, Y: 2.398
CIELab
L: 17.452, a: 1.054, b: -9.956
CIELuv
L: 17.452, u: -3.374, v: -10.113
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.452, C: 10.012, H: 276.046
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.452, C: 10.661, H: 251.547
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.486, a: -0.246, b: -5.279
CIECAM02
J: 12.710, C: 14.919, h: 257.040, Q: 70.239, M: 13.046, s: 43.098, H: 309.556
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.202, jaune: -1.739, green: 0.373
LMS
L: 2.054, M: 2.457, S: 4.180
YCbCr
Y: 52.510, Cb: 135.182, Cr: 123.933
YCgCo
Y: 44.750, Cg: -1.750, Co: 3.750
YDbDr
Y: 42.503, Db: 21.812, Dr: 12.369
YPbPr
Y: 42.517, Pb: 7.805, Pr: -4.144
xvYCC
Y: 52.515, Cb: 134.856, Cr: 124.360
YIQ
Y: 42.503, I: -8.668, Q: 2.876
YUV
Y: 42.503, U: 7.134, V: -5.705
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/2 ΔE = 3.399
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 4.633

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