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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.

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Color Schemes

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

#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 / #fff

#242c41 to black

  1. #242c41
  2. #1f2637
  3. #1b1f2d
  4. #161923
  5. #11131a
  6. #0a0b10
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Boston Blue / SC-09
      #252c41
      ΔE = 0.304 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Old Navy / 2063-10
      #2f364a
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

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

    1. ★ Dark Tourmaline
      #232e45
      ΔE = 1.272 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Chalet Blue
      #1f293d
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ensign Blue
      #24293c
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Deep Amethyst
      #32314a
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  5. AMC

    1. ★ Blazer Blue
      #202a3d
      ΔE = 1.636 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Midnight Blue
      #192440
      ΔE = 4.841 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Crescendo B32-033-265
      #222f44
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Quarterback B29-024-274
      #282b3c
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-3920 TCX / Peacoat
      #2b2e43
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. 19-4020 TCX / Dark Sapphire
      #262b37
      ΔE = 3.814 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  8. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 290 20 10
      #272a3b
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. RAL 630-M
      #16304c
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  9. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15044
      #263042
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Federal Standard 35050
      #18324d
      ΔE = 4.571 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  10. Sikkens

    1. U4.15.10
      #232c3c
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. T6.30.10
      #1a344d
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  11. McCormick Paints

    1. 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. CF10947
      #24324a
      ΔE = 3.002 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. Luxor Blue
      #292940
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Regency Blue
      #19253b
      ΔE = 3.668 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  14. Caparol

    1. 40 1 300 / Amethyst 10
      #2c2c44
      ΔE = 3.060 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. 37 2 246 / Venato 10
      #20243c
      ΔE = 3.956 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  15. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 3.152 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Vallejo 70.899 #50
      #242631
      ΔE = 5.035 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  16. Volkswagen

    1. Petrol Pacific Blue
      #1f2737
      ΔE = 3.311 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #1c2436
      ΔE = 4.059 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  17. Albany Paint

    1. Atlantis
      #20304c
      ΔE = 3.443 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Galaxy
      #122a46
      ΔE = 4.203 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  18. Colortrend

    1. Inkwell
      #242b38
      ΔE = 3.504 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  19. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B13 Navy Blue
      #28304c
      ΔE = 3.599 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. B62 Midnight Blue
      #292a33
      ΔE = 5.207 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  20. Brillux

    1. 57.09.36
      #242936
      ΔE = 3.636 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  21. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Lobelia / A394
      #28324d
      ΔE = 3.697 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. Royal Blue / G29
      #2e313b
      ΔE = 5.200 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  22. Dulux

    1. 66BB 06/077
      #2c3241
      ΔE = 3.737 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  23. Levis

    1. Atl Denim A2
      #2c3241
      ΔE = 3.737 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  24. Focoltone

    1. 3397
      #27344c
      ΔE = 3.756 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  25. Beckers

    1. Supernova 773 / S 8010-R90B
      #302e45
      ΔE = 3.806 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  26. Peintures MF

    1. Noir de nuit
      #2a303d
      ΔE = 3.820 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. Copenhagen
      #1b2439
      ΔE = 3.845 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2018-6
      #213244
      ΔE = 3.906 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. T2093-6
      #282634
      ΔE = 4.572 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  29. Green Planet Paints

    1. Borealis
      #1f324e
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  30. Farrow & Ball

    1. Drawing Room Blue / 253
      #2e3548
      ΔE = 4.241 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  31. Caran d'Ache

    1. 508 Payne's Gray
      #2d2f3a
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  32. Dupont

    1. CAS944
      #223241
      ΔE = 4.676 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  33. Audi

    1. Mingblau Pearl / LZ5L, Q5
      #272a34
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Veneziaviolett Pearl / 4H, LZ4Z
      #2e2837
      ΔE = 5.110 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  34. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 B 29 - Deep purple
      #32303e
      ΔE = 4.727 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  35. Alcro

    1. Uranus
      #202f3c
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Anchors Aweigh - 9179
      #2b3441
      ΔE = 4.994 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  37. Holden

    1. Adriatic Blue / B141
      #1d354e
      ΔE = 5.010 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  38. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Noir 24-16
      #1f3446
      ΔE = 5.105 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  39. Duron

    1. Naval
      #273552
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  40. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Flower Annie Chs-49
      #2f374e
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  41. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 8010-R70B
      #2a2933
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 5.201 / LRV ≈ 3.0%

#242c41 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c41 foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<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

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<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: 14.118%, yellow: 16.577%, blue: 25.490%
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
YCoCg
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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