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Caparol 38/20 / #242c38 Hex Color Code

#242c38 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c38 is a dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #242c38 is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 21.96% blue. In the HSL color space #242c38 has a hue of 216° (degrees), 22% saturation and 18% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.11 nm.

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#242c38 to White

  1. #242c38
  2. #444a55
  3. #666b75
  4. #8a8e95
  5. #afb2b7
  6. #d7d8db
  7. #ffffff

Paints

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  1. Colortrend

    1. ★ Inkwell
      #242b38
      ΔE = 0.791
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Vagabond Blue
      #262e3b
      ΔE = 1.087
    2. Fleet Blue
      #2a2f36
      ΔE = 2.984
  3. Audi

    1. ★ Night Blue Pearl / 7X, 7X7X, LZ5D
      #242b34
      ΔE = 1.600
    2. Cobalt Blue Metallic / 5F, 5F5F, LZ5Q
      #29313a
      ΔE = 2.758
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.09.36
      #242936
      ΔE = 1.719
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Shenandoah Green
      #202a34
      ΔE = 1.826
    2. Strata Blue
      #1e2e3c
      ΔE = 2.418
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Byram Blue
      #242f39
      ΔE = 2.020
    2. Patrol Blue
      #2a2f3d
      ΔE = 2.336
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 7020-R90B
      #222d3d
      ΔE = 2.081
    2. S 7020-B
      #202f3c
      ΔE = 2.305
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 532
      #292b36
      ΔE = 2.110
    2. ★ 7547
      #212e38
      ΔE = 2.292
  9. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Kuril Blue
      #212836
      ΔE = 2.133
    2. ★ Baltic Oceanic Green
      #202e39
      ΔE = 2.223
  10. AMC

    1. ★ Midnight Blue
      #1e2834
      ΔE = 2.140
    2. ★ Midnight Blue
      #242832
      ΔE = 2.225
  11. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Noir de nuit
      #2a303d
      ΔE = 2.253
  12. Alcro

    1. Uranus
      #202f3c
      ΔE = 2.305
  13. Sikkens

    1. U4.15.10
      #262e3e
      ΔE = 2.312
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10946
      #273039
      ΔE = 2.436
    2. CF10945
      #29303f
      ΔE = 2.600
  15. Resene

    1. Midnight B31-025-246
      #21303e
      ΔE = 2.556
    2. Tangaroa B32-025-247
      #1e2f3c
      ΔE = 2.785
  16. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B62 Midnight Blue
      #292a33
      ΔE = 2.741
  17. Caparol

    1. 4331
      #242830
      ΔE = 2.771

#242c38 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c38 foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #242c38">…</p>

#242c38 background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #242c38">…</p>

#242c38 shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242c38">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370616
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 00111000
Hexadecimal
#242c38
Closest short hex
#234 ΔE = 3.938
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 56)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 56, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.265, g: 0.324, b: 0.412
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.164%, blue: 0.220%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406600 / 0xff242c38
HSL
hsl(216, 22%, 18%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 22%%, 18%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (216.000), saturation: 36% (0.357), value: 22% (0.220)
HSP
hue: 216.000, saturation: 35.714%, perceived brightness: 17.010%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.287, S: 34.237, L: 17.745
Cubehelix
H: -146.662, S: 0.208, L: 0.168
TSL
T: -1.940, S: 0.093, L: 0.169
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.357), magenta: 21% (0.214), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 78% (0.780)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 78% (0.780)
XYZ
X: 2.342, Y: 2.462, Z: 4.092
xyY
x: 0.263, y: 0.277, Y: 2.462
CIELab
L: 17.745, a: 0.040, b: -8.813
CIELuv
L: 17.745, u: -3.718, v: -8.882
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.745, C: 8.813, H: 270.257
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.745, C: 9.628, H: 247.287
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.690, a: -0.816, b: -4.481
CIECAM02
J: 12.888, C: 13.851, h: 251.929, Q: 70.730, M: 12.113, s: 41.383, H: 306.966
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.184, jaune: -1.533, green: 0.472
LMS
L: 2.109, M: 2.556, S: 4.065
YCbCr
Y: 52.916, Cb: 134.452, Cr: 123.636
YCgCo
Y: 45.000, Cg: -1.000, Co: 4.000
YDbDr
Y: 42.976, Db: 19.596, Dr: 13.268
YPbPr
Y: 43.160, Pb: 6.920, Pr: -4.552
xvYCC
Y: 53.067, Cb: 134.079, Cr: 124.001
YIQ
Y: 42.976, I: -8.621, Q: 2.042
YUV
Y: 42.976, U: 6.409, V: -6.120
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/2 ΔE = 3.367
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 3.529

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