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#242b61 Hex Color Code

#242b61 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242b61 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242b61 is comprised of 14.12% red, 16.86% green and 38.04% blue. In the HSL color space #242b61 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 46% saturation and 26% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.29 nm.

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  1. Stack with White Smoke
  2. Close up of tasty but unhealthy food. There are basket of popcorn and a blue cup of coke on picture. Man and woman are holding it together.
  3. gerbera daisy flower in colors flag of american state indiana

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#242b61 linear gradient to complementary #628500

  1. #242b61
  2. #383957
  3. #46474d
  4. #505642
  5. #576535
  6. #5d7524
  7. #628500

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1a2458
  2. #1e265b
  3. #21295e
  4. #242b61
  5. #272d64
  6. #2a3067
  7. #2d326a

Tones

  1. #242b61
  2. #2c2f5c
  3. #323257
  4. #373652
  5. #3b3a4d
  6. #3f3e47
  7. #424242

Tints and Shades

#242b61 to white

  1. #242b61
  2. #494a7a
  3. #6c6a93
  4. #908dad
  5. #b4b2c8
  6. #d9d8e3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#242b61 to black

  1. #242b61
  2. #202551
  3. #1d1f41
  4. #181932
  5. #141323
  6. #0c0b16
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2757 CP
      #232d63
      ΔE = 0.886 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. 294 XGC
      #092f62
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Cobalt Blue
      #1e2b67
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Denim Blue
      #1b306b
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #25285a
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Lapis Blue
      #222f71
      ΔE = 3.590 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  4. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 290 20 35
      #192961
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. RAL 590-4
      #272f5b
      ΔE = 3.020 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4550-R80B
      #1a2c61
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. S 5540-R70B
      #272651
      ΔE = 3.667 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  6. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Tres Blue / 14019
      #152c69
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Grecian Blue / 5157
      #073165
      ΔE = 4.623 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  7. Delta

    1. African Lily / 04029
      #2c2c68
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  8. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15052
      #1f2f60
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Federal Standard 35052
      #00285c
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  9. Dupont

    1. CAS680
      #2f2a58
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. CAS688
      #29276c
      ΔE = 4.446 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  10. Sikkens

    1. V4.31.15 (RAL 5022)
      #272e5a
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. V3.35.14
      #273260
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  11. Caparol

    1. 2200
      #24245c
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 41 8 264 / Saphir 10
      #1c2058
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10948
      #263264
      ΔE = 3.115 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6891
      #2e305d
      ΔE = 3.127 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. 6670
      #263565
      ΔE = 4.518 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  14. Ressource Peintures

    1. Profondeur / FOR12
      #192559
      ΔE = 3.206 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Pensée / SL21
      #2b2356
      ΔE = 3.870 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  15. Volkswagen

    1. Deep Blue
      #132c6f
      ΔE = 3.390 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Cornat Blue
      #0d2c74
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  16. Apple Barrel

    1. Too Blue / 20771
      #092868
      ΔE = 3.399 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-a7
      #002e6d
      ΔE = 3.656 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. 36-a6
      #003475
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  18. Homebase

    1. Indigo
      #012e67
      ΔE = 3.716 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  19. FolkArt

    1. Thunder Blue / 609
      #282f57
      ΔE = 3.909 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Purple / 411
      #37275d
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  20. Focoltone

    1. 3401
      #233468
      ΔE = 3.914 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 3445
      #003068
      ΔE = 4.243 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Scuba Blue
      #213468
      ΔE = 3.995 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. Regal Blue Firemist
      #213464
      ΔE = 4.379 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  22. Kenworth USA

    1. Blue / N0437
      #00306b
      ΔE = 4.012 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Blue / N0060
      #002f72
      ΔE = 4.189 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  23. Freightliner

    1. Blue / N0437
      #00306b
      ΔE = 4.012 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Blue / N0060
      #002f72
      ΔE = 4.189 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  24. Fabric Creations

    1. Navy / 25994
      #1a2954
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  25. Resene

    1. Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Topsy Turvy B37-091-284
      #313669
      ΔE = 4.912 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  26. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 155L Reflex Blue
      #07255c
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  27. Man

    1. Himmelblau / 5015
      #00316f
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  28. Hanomag

    1. Lichtblau / 2024
      #00316c
      ΔE = 4.253 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  29. Volvo

    1. Azur Blue / 1613
      #003173
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  30. Loop

    1. Calais / LP-207
      #142754
      ΔE = 4.485 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  31. Plascon

    1. Deep Eyes B3-D1-2
      #00285c
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Paradise City B4-D1-2
      #00245c
      ΔE = 4.830 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  32. Wartburg

    1. Olympiablau / 507
      #003271
      ΔE = 4.523 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  33. Steel Primer Paste (Dtm)

    1. Ral Himmelblau Mat / 5015
      #003272
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  34. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B12 Royal Blue
      #2c3563
      ΔE = 4.591 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
    2. B11 Rich Blue
      #2b3769
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  35. Crayola

    1. Dark Blue
      #003065
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  36. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  37. Tollens

    1. Bleu d'Egypte | EE107
      #1e366d
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
    2. T2005-5
      #112353
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  38. Valspar Paint

    1. Night Shift
      #2e335a
      ΔE = 4.915 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  39. UNKNOWN

    1. Honda Neptune Blue / PB109
      #00256b
      ΔE = 5.023 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  40. Crown Paint

    1. Oxford Blue
      #1e3564
      ΔE = 5.110 / LRV ≈ 3.7%

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#242b61 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242b61 foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #242b61">…</p>

#242b61 background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #242b61">…</p>

#242b61 shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242b61">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370401
Binary
00100100, 00101011, 01100001
Hexadecimal
#242b61
LRV
≈ 3.0%
Closest short hex
#236 ΔE = 3.648
RGB
rgb(36, 43, 97)
RGBA
rgba(36, 43, 97, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.205, g: 0.244, b: 0.551
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 16.580%, blue: 38.039%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406815 / 0xff242b61
HSL
hsl(233, 46%, 26%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 46%, 26%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.115), saturation: 63% (0.629), value: 38% (0.380)
HSP
hue: 233.115, saturation: 62.887%, perceived brightness: 19.785%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.136, S: 59.301, L: 19.906
Cubehelix
H: -128.856, S: 0.673, L: 0.184
TSL
T: -2.667, S: 0.210, L: 0.185
CMYK
cyan: 63% (0.629), magenta: 56% (0.557), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 62% (0.620)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 62% (0.620)
XYZ
X: 3.748, Y: 2.966, Z: 11.682
xyY
x: 0.204, y: 0.161, Y: 2.966
CIELab
L: 19.906, a: 15.426, b: -33.128
CIELuv
L: 19.906, u: -4.605, v: -38.257
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.906, C: 36.544, H: 294.969
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.906, C: 38.533, H: 263.136
Hunter-Lab
L: 17.221, a: 8.717, b: -28.165
CIECAM02
J: 14.136, C: 37.987, h: 267.548, Q: 74.076, M: 33.219, s: 66.966, H: 315.092
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.501, jaune: -5.967, green: 0.211
LMS
L: 2.124, M: 2.468, S: 11.539
YCbCr
Y: 56.430, Cb: 152.742, Cr: 121.093
YCoCg
Y: 54.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: -6.250
YDbDr
Y: 47.063, Db: 75.132, Dr: 21.049
YPbPr
Y: 45.397, Pb: 27.805, Pr: -5.984
xvYCC
Y: 54.988, Cb: 152.425, Cr: 122.743
YIQ
Y: 47.063, I: -21.518, Q: 15.321
YUV
Y: 47.063, U: 24.574, V: -9.706
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 3.576
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.800

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