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#242b88 Hex Color Code

#242b88 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242b88 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242b88 is comprised of 14.12% red, 16.86% green and 53.33% blue. In the HSL color space #242b88 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 58% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.71 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#242b88 linear gradient to complementary #47ac00

  1. #242b88
  2. #3f407a
  3. #4c556c
  4. #536b5c
  5. #55804a
  6. #519633
  7. #47ac00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #13227d
  2. #192581
  3. #1f2884
  4. #242b88
  5. #292e8c
  6. #2d318f
  7. #323493

Tones

  1. #242b88
  2. #343280
  3. #3f3978
  4. #47406f
  5. #4d4867
  6. #524f5f
  7. #565656

Tints and Shades

#242b88 to white

  1. #242b88
  2. #514a9c
  3. #756bb0
  4. #988ec3
  5. #bab2d7
  6. #ddd8eb
  7. #ffffff

#242b88 to black

  1. #242b88
  2. #222570
  3. #201f59
  4. #1c1943
  5. #16142e
  6. #100b1b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 1.179 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. ★ 38-a1
      #282585
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/14
      #002c90
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 58 34 233 / Kobaltblau 10
      #00288c
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  4. Teknos

    1. GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2370 XGC
      #212b97
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 4.3%

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#242b88 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242b88 foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #242b88">…</p>

#242b88 background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #242b88">…</p>

#242b88 shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242b88">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370440
Binary
00100100, 00101011, 10001000
Hexadecimal
#242b88
LRV
≈ 3.9%
Closest short hex
#228 ΔE = 3.011
RGB
rgb(36, 43, 136)
RGBA
rgba(36, 43, 136, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.167, g: 0.200, b: 0.633
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.167%, blue: 0.533%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406776 / 0xff242b88
HSL
hsl(236, 58%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 58%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.800), saturation: 74% (0.735), value: 53% (0.533)
HSP
hue: 235.800, saturation: 73.529%, perceived brightness: 23.469%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.687, S: 74.973, L: 23.270
Cubehelix
H: -126.500, S: 1.059, L: 0.201
TSL
T: -2.781, S: 0.286, L: 0.202
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.735), magenta: 68% (0.684), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 47% (0.467)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 47% (0.467)
XYZ
X: 6.034, Y: 3.880, Z: 23.719
xyY
x: 0.179, y: 0.115, Y: 3.880
CIELab
L: 23.270, a: 30.193, b: -52.632
CIELuv
L: 23.270, u: -5.920, v: -63.655
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.270, C: 60.677, H: 299.841
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.270, C: 63.930, H: 264.687
Hunter-Lab
L: 19.697, a: 20.210, b: -57.607
CIECAM02
J: 16.146, C: 53.954, h: 266.071, Q: 79.168, M: 47.182, s: 77.200, H: 314.296
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.701, jaune: -9.626, green: 0.709
LMS
L: 2.236, M: 2.485, S: 23.396
YCbCr
Y: 60.252, Cb: 169.863, Cr: 118.324
YCgCo
Y: 64.500, Cg: -21.500, Co: -16.000
YDbDr
Y: 51.509, Db: 127.119, Dr: 29.512
YPbPr
Y: 48.205, Pb: 47.305, Pr: -7.778
xvYCC
Y: 57.400, Cb: 169.554, Cr: 121.168
YIQ
Y: 51.509, I: -34.047, Q: 27.455
YUV
Y: 51.509, U: 41.578, V: -13.606
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 6.470
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 4.094

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