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#242b41 Hex Color Code

#242b41 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242b41 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242b41 is comprised of 14.12% red, 16.86% green and 25.49% blue. In the HSL color space #242b41 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 29% saturation and 20% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.13 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#242b41 linear gradient to complementary #444321

  1. #242b41
  2. #2b2f3c
  3. #323337
  4. #373732
  5. #3c3b2d
  6. #403f27
  7. #444321

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1d243a
  2. #1f273c
  3. #22293f
  4. #242b41
  5. #262d43
  6. #292f46
  7. #2b3248

Tints and Shades

#242b41 to white

  1. #242b41
  2. #454a5d
  3. #676a7b
  4. #8b8d9b
  5. #b0b2bb
  6. #d7d8dd
  7. #ffffff

#242b41 to black

  1. #242b41
  2. #1f2537
  3. #1b1f2d
  4. #161923
  5. #11131a
  6. #0a0b10
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6987
      #232c42
      ΔE = 0.664 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ 6986
      #272d44
      ΔE = 1.171 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 7020-R80B
      #242c41
      ΔE = 0.694 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ S 7020-R70B
      #2b2b40
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Huron Blue
      #202940
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Atlantic Blue
      #28293b
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Nocturne Blue
      #232c40
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. ★ Trophy Blue
      #1f283e
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Dark Tourmaline
      #232e45
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. French Blue
      #283047
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 533 C
      #202a44
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ 19-3920 TCX
      #2b2e43
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  7. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  8. AMC

    1. ★ Blazer Blue
      #202a3d
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Ocean Blue
      #1c2842
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Melody Blue
      #242943
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ Blue
      #242d48
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  10. Audi

    1. ★ Estorilblau Kristall Metallic / K0K0, K0PA, K0PW, LX5P
      #1e2842
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  11. Resene

    1. Crescendo B32-033-265
      #222f44
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Outer Space B28-028-267
      #1f263b
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  12. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  13. Caparol

    1. 40 1 300 / Amethyst 10
      #2c2c44
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  15. Sikkens

    1. U2.21.09
      #1b293d
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. U4.15.10
      #262e3e
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  16. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15044
      #263042
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 2.9%

#242b41 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242b41 foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #242b41">…</p>

#242b41 background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #242b41">…</p>

#242b41 shadow

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

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242b41">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370369
Binary
00100100, 00101011, 01000001
Hexadecimal
#242b41
LRV
≈ 2.5%
Closest short hex
#223 ΔE = 4.806
RGB
rgb(36, 43, 65)
RGBA
rgba(36, 43, 65, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.250, g: 0.299, b: 0.451
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.163%, blue: 0.255%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406847 / 0xff242b41
HSL
hsl(226, 29%, 20%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 29%, 20%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.517), saturation: 45% (0.446), value: 25% (0.255)
HSP
hue: 225.517, saturation: 44.615%, perceived brightness: 17.337%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.125, S: 39.302, L: 17.848
Cubehelix
H: -136.188, S: 0.318, L: 0.170
TSL
T: -2.338, S: 0.121, L: 0.170
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.446), magenta: 34% (0.338), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 75% (0.745)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 75% (0.745)
XYZ
X: 2.545, Y: 2.484, Z: 5.345
xyY
x: 0.245, y: 0.239, Y: 2.484
CIELab
L: 17.848, a: 3.695, b: -14.874
CIELuv
L: 17.848, u: -3.605, v: -15.770
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.848, C: 15.326, H: 283.949
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.848, C: 16.177, H: 257.125
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.762, a: 1.242, b: -9.074
CIECAM02
J: 12.941, C: 20.310, h: 263.167, Q: 70.876, M: 17.761, s: 50.059, H: 312.749
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.269, jaune: -2.616, green: 0.274
LMS
L: 2.064, M: 2.459, S: 5.298
YCbCr
Y: 53.294, Cb: 138.694, Cr: 123.365
YCgCo
Y: 46.750, Cg: -3.750, Co: 1.750
YDbDr
Y: 43.415, Db: 32.476, Dr: 14.105
YPbPr
Y: 43.093, Pb: 11.805, Pr: -4.512
xvYCC
Y: 53.009, Cb: 138.370, Cr: 124.037
YIQ
Y: 43.415, I: -11.238, Q: 5.365
YUV
Y: 43.415, U: 10.622, V: -6.505
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/4 ΔE = 3.975
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 8.390

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