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#242c49 Hex Color Code

#242c49 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c49 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242c49 is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 28.63% blue. In the HSL color space #242c49 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 34% saturation and 21% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.06 nm.

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

#242c49 linear gradient to complementary #4e501d

  1. #242c49
  2. #2f3243
  3. #37373c
  4. #3e3d35
  5. #44432e
  6. #494a26
  7. #4e501d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1d2541
  2. #1f2744
  3. #222a46
  4. #242c49
  5. #262e4c
  6. #29314e
  7. #2b3351

Tones

  1. #242c49
  2. #282e46
  3. #2c3043
  4. #2f3140
  5. #32333d
  6. #35353a
  7. #373737

Tints and Shades

#242c49 to white

  1. #242c49
  2. #454a65
  3. #686b81
  4. #8c8e9f
  5. #b1b2be
  6. #d7d8de
  7. #ffffff

#242c49 to black

  1. #242c49
  2. #20263d
  3. #1b1f32
  4. #171927
  5. #12131c
  6. #0a0b11
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2767 CP
      #262c4a
      ΔE = 0.735 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ 19-3933 TCX
      #29304e
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #242d48
      ΔE = 0.944 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Melody Blue
      #242943
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  3. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 1.023 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  4. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Violet
      #252f4c
      ΔE = 1.355 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. ★ Orly Blue
      #1f2c4f
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Boatswain Blue
      #212d4e
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Luxor Blue
      #292940
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  7. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B13 Navy Blue
      #28304c
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6986
      #272d44
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. 6993
      #2b2b44
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  10. AMC

    1. Regatta Blue
      #1b2847
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Ocean Blue
      #1c2842
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  11. Audi

    1. Estorilblau Kristall Metallic / K0K0, K0PA, K0PW, LX5P
      #1e2842
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  12. Resene

    1. Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Valhalla V30-032-285
      #2a2b41
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  13. Albany Paint

    1. Atlantis
      #20304c
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  14. McCormick Paints

    1. 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  15. Ford

    1. Dark Tourmaline
      #232e45
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. French Blue
      #283047
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  16. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Lobelia / A394
      #28324d
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 3.3%

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#242c49 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c49 foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #242c49">…</p>

#242c49 background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #242c49">…</p>

#242c49 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242c49">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370633
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 01001001
Hexadecimal
#242c49
LRV
≈ 2.7%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 3.547
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 73)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 73, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.235, g: 0.288, b: 0.477
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.167%, blue: 0.286%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406583 / 0xff242c49
HSL
hsl(227, 34%, 21%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 34%, 21%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.027), saturation: 51% (0.507), value: 29% (0.286)
HSP
hue: 227.027, saturation: 50.685%, perceived brightness: 18.105%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.775, S: 45.927, L: 18.616
Cubehelix
H: -134.653, S: 0.400, L: 0.176
TSL
T: -2.403, S: 0.145, L: 0.176
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.507), magenta: 40% (0.397), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 71% (0.714)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 71% (0.714)
XYZ
X: 2.830, Y: 2.657, Z: 6.666
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.219, Y: 2.657
CIELab
L: 18.616, a: 5.775, b: -19.142
CIELuv
L: 18.616, u: -4.170, v: -21.013
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.616, C: 19.994, H: 286.788
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.616, C: 21.423, H: 258.775
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.301, a: 2.466, b: -12.834
CIECAM02
J: 13.400, C: 24.870, h: 264.340, Q: 72.120, M: 21.749, s: 54.915, H: 313.371
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.321, jaune: -3.383, green: 0.284
LMS
L: 2.133, M: 2.560, S: 6.600
YCbCr
Y: 54.582, Cb: 141.915, Cr: 122.429
YCgCo
Y: 49.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: -0.250
YDbDr
Y: 44.914, Db: 42.257, Dr: 16.957
YPbPr
Y: 44.384, Pb: 15.420, Pr: -5.334
xvYCC
Y: 54.118, Cb: 141.545, Cr: 123.314
YIQ
Y: 44.914, I: -14.082, Q: 7.331
YUV
Y: 44.914, U: 13.821, V: -7.820
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/4 ΔE = 2.950
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 6.604

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