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#242c4c Hex Color Code

#242c4c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c4c is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242c4c is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 29.8% blue. In the HSL color space #242c4c has a hue of 228° (degrees), 36% saturation and 22% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.53 nm.

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#242c4c linear gradient to complementary #515719

  1. #242c4c
  2. #303345
  3. #393a3e
  4. #404136
  5. #47482e
  6. #4c4f24
  7. #515719

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c2544
  2. #1f2747
  3. #212a49
  4. #242c4c
  5. #272e4f
  6. #293151
  7. #2c3354

Tones

  1. #242c4c
  2. #282e49
  3. #2c3045
  4. #303242
  5. #33343f
  6. #36363b
  7. #383838

Tints and Shades

#242c4c to White

  1. #242c4c
  2. #464a67
  3. #686b84
  4. #8c8ea1
  5. #b1b2c0
  6. #d8d8df
  7. #ffffff

#242c4c to Black

  1. #242c4c
  2. #202640
  3. #1b1f34
  4. #171928
  5. #12131d
  6. #0a0b12
  7. #000000

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  1. Ford

    1. ★ Washington Blue
      #262d4e
      ΔE = 0.733 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Dark Portofino Blue
      #242e54
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Poseidon Blue
      #212b4b
      ΔE = 0.745 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Dark Blue
      #273054
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 1.032 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. S 6030-R70B
      #2b2a4b
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dominion Blue
      #1e2b4a
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Melody Blue
      #242943
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  7. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Violet
      #252f4c
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Inca Blue
      #29324f
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  8. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  9. AMC

    1. ★ Aladdin Gray
      #242e4a
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #1b2847
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  10. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B13 Navy Blue
      #28304c
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6918
      #2d2c4b
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. 6713
      #292848
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  12. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  13. Audi

    1. Enzianblau Pearl / LZ5X
      #293255
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 3.4%

#242c4c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c4c foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #242c4c">…</p>

#242c4c background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #242c4c">…</p>

#242c4c shadow

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242c4c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370636
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 01001100
Hexadecimal
#242c4c
LRV
≈ 2.7%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 3.325
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 76)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 76, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.231, g: 0.282, b: 0.487
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.167%, blue: 0.298%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406580 / 0xff242c4c
HSL
hsl(228, 36%, 22%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 36%%, 22%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.000), saturation: 53% (0.526), value: 30% (0.298)
HSP
hue: 228.000, saturation: 52.632%, perceived brightness: 18.320%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.591, S: 47.860, L: 18.792
Cubehelix
H: -133.684, S: 0.434, L: 0.177
TSL
T: -2.446, S: 0.154, L: 0.177
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.526), magenta: 42% (0.421), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 70% (0.702)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 70% (0.702)
XYZ
X: 2.932, Y: 2.698, Z: 7.202
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.210, Y: 2.698
CIELab
L: 18.792, a: 6.854, b: -20.899
CIELuv
L: 18.792, u: -4.255, v: -23.163
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.792, C: 21.994, H: 288.156
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.792, C: 23.551, H: 259.591
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.426, a: 3.121, b: -14.499
CIECAM02
J: 13.502, C: 26.637, h: 265.070, Q: 72.396, M: 23.293, s: 56.723, H: 313.760
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.344, jaune: -3.704, green: 0.266
LMS
L: 2.138, M: 2.561, S: 7.128
YCbCr
Y: 54.876, Cb: 143.232, Cr: 122.216
YCgCo
Y: 50.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: -1.000
YDbDr
Y: 45.256, Db: 46.256, Dr: 17.608
YPbPr
Y: 44.600, Pb: 16.920, Pr: -5.472
xvYCC
Y: 54.304, Cb: 142.863, Cr: 123.193
YIQ
Y: 45.256, I: -15.046, Q: 8.265
YUV
Y: 45.256, U: 15.129, V: -8.120
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/4 ΔE = 3.332
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 6.022

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