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#242b6a Hex Color Code

#242b6a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242b6a is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242b6a is comprised of 14.12% red, 16.86% green and 41.57% blue. In the HSL color space #242b6a has a hue of 234° (degrees), 49% saturation and 28% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.73 nm.

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#242b6a linear gradient to complementary #5e8e00

  1. #242b6a
  2. #3a3a5f
  3. #474a54
  4. #515b48
  5. #576b3a
  6. #5c7d27
  7. #5e8e00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #192361
  2. #1d2664
  3. #212867
  4. #242b6a
  5. #272e6d
  6. #2b3070
  7. #2e3373

Tones

  1. #242b6a
  2. #2e2f64
  3. #35345f
  4. #3b3959
  5. #403d53
  6. #44424d
  7. #474747

Tints and Shades

#242b6a to White

  1. #242b6a
  2. #4b4a82
  3. #6e6a9a
  4. #928db3
  5. #b5b2cc
  6. #dad8e5
  7. #ffffff

#242b6a to Black

  1. #242b6a
  2. #212558
  3. #1d1f47
  4. #191936
  5. #141326
  6. #0d0b17
  7. #000000

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#242b6a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242b6a foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #242b6a">…</p>

#242b6a background

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #242b6a">…</p>

#242b6a shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242b6a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370410
Binary
00100100, 00101011, 01101010
Hexadecimal
#242b6a
Closest short hex
#237 ΔE = 3.550
RGB
rgb(36, 43, 106)
RGBA
rgba(36, 43, 106, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.195, g: 0.232, b: 0.573
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.166%, blue: 0.416%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406806 / 0xff242b6a
HSL
hsl(234, 49%, 28%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 49%%, 28%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.000), saturation: 66% (0.660), value: 42% (0.416)
HSP
hue: 234.000, saturation: 66.038%, perceived brightness: 20.579%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.690, S: 63.712, L: 20.608
Cubehelix
H: -128.065, S: 0.766, L: 0.188
TSL
T: -2.705, S: 0.230, L: 0.189
CMYK
cyan: 66% (0.660), magenta: 59% (0.594), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 58% (0.584)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 58% (0.584)
XYZ
X: 4.192, Y: 3.143, Z: 14.019
xyY
x: 0.196, y: 0.147, Y: 3.143
CIELab
L: 20.608, a: 18.865, b: -37.873
CIELuv
L: 20.608, u: -4.902, v: -44.325
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 20.608, C: 42.311, H: 296.479
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 20.608, C: 44.595, H: 263.690
Hunter-Lab
L: 17.729, a: 11.182, b: -34.472
CIECAM02
J: 14.548, C: 42.083, h: 267.391, Q: 75.148, M: 36.801, s: 69.980, H: 315.007
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.555, jaune: -6.853, green: 0.279
LMS
L: 2.146, M: 2.471, S: 13.841
YCbCr
Y: 57.312, Cb: 156.693, Cr: 120.454
YCgCo
Y: 57.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: -8.500
YDbDr
Y: 48.089, Db: 87.129, Dr: 23.002
YPbPr
Y: 46.045, Pb: 32.305, Pr: -6.398
xvYCC
Y: 55.545, Cb: 156.378, Cr: 122.380
YIQ
Y: 48.089, I: -24.410, Q: 18.121
YUV
Y: 48.089, U: 28.498, V: -10.606
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 2.508
Brand Color
Booking.com ΔE = 5.016

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