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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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#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

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

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

#242c50 background

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="background-color: #242c50">…</p>

#242c50 shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<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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