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Natural Color System / NCS S 7020-R80B / #242c41 Hex Color Code

#242c41 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c41 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242c41 is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 25.49% blue. In the HSL color space #242c41 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 29% saturation and 20% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.16 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#242c41 linear gradient to complementary #444121

  1. #242c41
  2. #2b2f3c
  3. #323337
  4. #373632
  5. #3c3a2d
  6. #403d27
  7. #444121

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1d253a
  2. #1f283c
  3. #222a3f
  4. #242c41
  5. #262e43
  6. #293146
  7. #2b3348

Tints and Shades

#242c41 to white

  1. #242c41
  2. #454a5d
  3. #676b7b
  4. #8b8e9b
  5. #b0b2bb
  6. #d7d8dd
  7. #ffffff

#242c41 to black

  1. #242c41
  2. #1f2637
  3. #1b1f2d
  4. #161923
  5. #11131a
  6. #0a0b10
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6987
      #232c42
      ΔE = 0.449 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 6980
      #233147
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  2. AMC

    1. ★ Blazer Blue
      #202a3d
      ΔE = 1.636 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Ocean Blue
      #1c2842
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Crescendo B32-033-265
      #222f44
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Outer Space B28-028-267
      #1f263b
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  4. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15044
      #263042
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  5. Sikkens

    1. U4.15.10
      #262e3e
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. U2.21.09
      #1b293d
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. Dark Huron Blue
      #283148
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Luxor Blue
      #292940
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  7. Volkswagen

    1. Atlantic Blue
      #28293b
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Sapphire Blue
      #202f41
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  8. McCormick Paints

    1. 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 7020-R70B
      #2b2b40
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. S 7020-R90B
      #222d3d
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  11. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #242d48
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Blue
      #2a3142
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  12. Ford

    1. Charcoal Blue
      #283143
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Cayuga Blue
      #273248
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  13. Audi

    1. Estorilblau Kristall Metallic / K0K0, K0PA, K0PW, LX5P
      #1e2842
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 2.2%

#242c41 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c41 foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #242c41">…</p>

#242c41 background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #242c41">…</p>

#242c41 shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242c41">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370625
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 01000001
Hexadecimal
#242c41
LRV
≈ 2.6%
Closest short hex
#234 ΔE = 4.521
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 65)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 65, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.303, b: 0.448
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.166%, blue: 0.255%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406591 / 0xff242c41
HSL
hsl(223, 29%, 20%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 29%%, 20%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.448), saturation: 45% (0.446), value: 25% (0.255)
HSP
hue: 223.448, saturation: 44.615%, perceived brightness: 17.562%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.494, S: 40.555, L: 18.179
Cubehelix
H: -138.351, S: 0.310, L: 0.172
TSL
T: -2.248, S: 0.121, L: 0.173
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.446), magenta: 32% (0.323), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 75% (0.745)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 75% (0.745)
XYZ
X: 2.582, Y: 2.558, Z: 5.358
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.244, Y: 2.558
CIELab
L: 18.179, a: 2.985, b: -14.360
CIELuv
L: 18.179, u: -3.951, v: -15.272
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.179, C: 14.667, H: 281.744
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.179, C: 15.774, H: 255.494
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.994, a: 0.829, b: -8.666
CIECAM02
J: 13.144, C: 19.890, h: 261.033, Q: 71.429, M: 17.394, s: 49.347, H: 311.626
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.258, jaune: -2.519, green: 0.354
LMS
L: 2.121, M: 2.558, S: 5.311
YCbCr
Y: 53.798, Cb: 138.403, Cr: 122.997
YCgCo
Y: 47.250, Cg: -3.250, Co: 1.750
YDbDr
Y: 44.002, Db: 31.593, Dr: 15.221
YPbPr
Y: 43.808, Pb: 11.420, Pr: -4.966
xvYCC
Y: 53.623, Cb: 138.032, Cr: 123.638
YIQ
Y: 44.002, I: -11.512, Q: 4.842
YUV
Y: 44.002, U: 10.333, V: -7.020
Munsell Color System
5PB 2/4 ΔE = 3.809
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 7.700

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