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#242c50 Hex Color Code

#242c50 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c50 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242c50 is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 31.37% blue. In the HSL color space #242c50 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 38% saturation and 23% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.92 nm.

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

#242c50 linear gradient to complementary #5a6212

  1. #242c50
  2. #333448
  3. #3d3d40
  4. #464637
  5. #4e4f2e
  6. #545822
  7. #5a6212

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c2548
  2. #1f274b
  3. #212a4d
  4. #242c50
  5. #272e53
  6. #293155
  7. #2c3358

Tones

  1. #242c50
  2. #292e4c
  3. #2d3149
  4. #313345
  5. #343541
  6. #37383e
  7. #3a3a3a

Tints and Shades

#242c50 to white

  1. #242c50
  2. #464a6b
  3. #696b87
  4. #8d8ea4
  5. #b2b2c1
  6. #d8d8e0
  7. #ffffff

#242c50 to black

  1. #242c50
  2. #202643
  3. #1c1f36
  4. #17192a
  5. #13131e
  6. #0b0b13
  7. #000000

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  1. Ford

    1. ★ Washington Blue
      #262d4e
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Dark Portofino Blue
      #242e54
      ΔE = 1.092 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 1.189 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. ★ Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Orly Blue
      #1f2c4f
      ΔE = 1.278 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Violet
      #252f4c
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  5. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Boatswain Blue
      #212d4e
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Dark Blue
      #273054
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. ★ S 6030-R70B
      #2b2a4b
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-3940 TCX
      #263056
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. 19-3933 TCX
      #29304e
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Moon Indigo
      #22284f
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ Blue
      #23284f
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  10. RAL

    1. RAL 5022 / Night blue
      #252850
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6918
      #2d2c4b
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. 6713
      #292848
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  12. Audi

    1. Enzianblau Pearl / LZ5X
      #293255
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  13. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  14. AMC

    1. Aladdin Gray
      #242e4a
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 2.8%

#242c50 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c50 foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #242c50">…</p>

#242c50 background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #242c50">…</p>

#242c50 shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242c50">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370640
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 01010000
Hexadecimal
#242c50
LRV
≈ 2.8%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 3.544
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 80)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 80, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.225, g: 0.275, b: 0.500
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.168%, blue: 0.314%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406576 / 0xff242c50
HSL
hsl(229, 38%, 23%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 38%, 23%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.091), saturation: 55% (0.550), value: 31% (0.314)
HSP
hue: 229.091, saturation: 55.000%, perceived brightness: 18.616%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.468, S: 50.358, L: 19.037
Cubehelix
H: -132.617, S: 0.478, L: 0.179
TSL
T: -2.493, S: 0.165, L: 0.179
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.550), magenta: 45% (0.450), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 69% (0.686)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 69% (0.686)
XYZ
X: 3.076, Y: 2.755, Z: 7.958
xyY
x: 0.223, y: 0.200, Y: 2.755
CIELab
L: 19.037, a: 8.314, b: -23.211
CIELuv
L: 19.037, u: -4.369, v: -26.020
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.037, C: 24.655, H: 289.707
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.037, C: 26.385, H: 260.468
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.599, a: 4.025, b: -16.803
CIECAM02
J: 13.645, C: 28.910, h: 265.778, Q: 72.779, M: 25.282, s: 58.939, H: 314.139
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.374, jaune: -4.127, green: 0.250
LMS
L: 2.145, M: 2.562, S: 7.872
YCbCr
Y: 55.268, Cb: 144.988, Cr: 121.932
YCgCo
Y: 51.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: -2.000
YDbDr
Y: 45.712, Db: 51.588, Dr: 18.476
YPbPr
Y: 44.888, Pb: 18.920, Pr: -5.656
xvYCC
Y: 54.551, Cb: 144.620, Cr: 123.032
YIQ
Y: 45.712, I: -16.331, Q: 9.509
YUV
Y: 45.712, U: 16.873, V: -8.520
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/6 ΔE = 3.528
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.388

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