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#242b7e Hex Color Code

#242b7e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242b7e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242b7e is comprised of 14.12% red, 16.86% green and 49.41% blue. In the HSL color space #242b7e has a hue of 235° (degrees), 56% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.95 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#242b7e linear gradient to complementary #51a200

  1. #242b7e
  2. #3d3e71
  3. #4b5264
  4. #526555
  5. #567945
  6. #568d2f
  7. #51a200

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #162374
  2. #1b2577
  3. #20287b
  4. #242b7e
  5. #282e81
  6. #2c3185
  7. #303388

Tones

  1. #242b7e
  2. #323177
  3. #3c376f
  4. #433e68
  5. #494460
  6. #4d4b59
  7. #515151

Tints and Shades

#242b7e to white

  1. #242b7e
  2. #4f4a93
  3. #736ba8
  4. #968ebe
  5. #b9b2d3
  6. #dcd8e9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#242b7e to black

  1. #242b7e
  2. #222568
  3. #1f1f53
  4. #1b193f
  5. #16132b
  6. #0f0b1a
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 0.603 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 50 15 265 / Astra 65
      #243084
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. ★ 5118-R81B
      #24307c
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #0c297e
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Medium Regatta Blue
      #0b2c72
      ΔE = 4.230 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2738 CP
      #322d77
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. 2147 XGC
      #0e2c75
      ΔE = 3.471 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  6. Resene

    1. Believe V36-089-292
      #352f77
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. Blue Bell V38-095-294
      #392d73
      ΔE = 3.408 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-a1
      #282585
      ΔE = 3.012 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. 38-a3
      #231f7a
      ΔE = 4.287 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  8. Liebherr

    1. Blau / KM724
      #073181
      ΔE = 3.165 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  9. Alcro

    1. Evighet
      #1b3382
      ΔE = 3.206 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4055-R70B
      #2c2a6c
      ΔE = 3.310 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. S 4050-R70B
      #363576
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #16317b
      ΔE = 3.327 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  12. Dupont

    1. CAS688
      #29276c
      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  13. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #362a6e
      ΔE = 3.420 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. Ecuador Blue
      #1f2283
      ΔE = 3.675 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  14. Revell

    1. Revell 37152
      #002e7a
      ΔE = 3.564 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  15. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Stormy Blue (018)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Sick Blue (017)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  16. Old Citadel

    1. Storm Blue
      #27357e
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Nauseating Blue
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  17. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Blue (925)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Violet (960)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  18. Reaper Master

    1. Ritterlich Blue (9115)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Clear Purple (9099)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  19. Rackham

    1. Migol Blue (5)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  20. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15056
      #253273
      ΔE = 4.189 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Federal Standard 25056
      #253475
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  21. HKS

    1. 39K
      #002a73
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  22. Volkswagen

    1. Deep Blue
      #132c6f
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Jazz Blue
      #163780
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  23. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80004,X4
      #09337b
      ΔE = 4.617 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  24. Plascon

    1. Drew B4-B1-2
      #003498
      ΔE = 4.970 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Granite Falls B4-C1-2
      #002470
      ΔE = 5.100 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6864
      #2e2f67
      ΔE = 5.069 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. 6816
      #313676
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 4.6%

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#242b7e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242b7e foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #242b7e">…</p>

#242b7e background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #242b7e">…</p>

#242b7e shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242b7e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370430
Binary
00100100, 00101011, 01111110
Hexadecimal
#242b7e
LRV
≈ 3.6%
Closest short hex
#238 ΔE = 3.173
RGB
rgb(36, 43, 126)
RGBA
rgba(36, 43, 126, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.176, g: 0.210, b: 0.615
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 16.665%, blue: 49.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406786 / 0xff242b7e
HSL
hsl(235, 56%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 56%, 32%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (235.333), saturation: 71% (0.714), value: 49% (0.494)
HSP
hue: 235.333, saturation: 71.429%, perceived brightness: 22.469%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.447, S: 71.746, L: 22.333
Cubehelix
H: -126.900, S: 0.965, L: 0.196
TSL
T: -2.761, S: 0.269, L: 0.198
CMYK
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 66% (0.659), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 51% (0.506)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 51% (0.506)
XYZ
X: 5.356, Y: 3.609, Z: 20.149
xyY
x: 0.184, y: 0.124, Y: 3.609
CIELab
L: 22.333, a: 26.464, b: -47.879
CIELuv
L: 22.333, u: -5.576, v: -57.350
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 22.333, C: 54.706, H: 298.930
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 22.333, C: 57.621, H: 264.447
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.997, a: 17.084, b: -49.589
CIECAM02
J: 15.577, C: 50.252, h: 266.576, Q: 77.758, M: 43.945, s: 75.176, H: 314.567
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.658, jaune: -8.730, green: 0.536
LMS
L: 2.203, M: 2.480, S: 19.880
YCbCr
Y: 59.272, Cb: 165.473, Cr: 119.034
YCoCg
Y: 62.000, Cg: -19.000, Co: -13.500
YDbDr
Y: 50.369, Db: 113.789, Dr: 27.342
YPbPr
Y: 47.485, Pb: 42.305, Pr: -7.318
xvYCC
Y: 56.781, Cb: 165.162, Cr: 121.572
YIQ
Y: 50.369, I: -30.835, Q: 24.344
YUV
Y: 50.369, U: 37.218, V: -12.606
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 4.862
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 4.813

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