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#242c51 Hex Color Code

#242c51 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c51 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242c51 is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 31.76% blue. In the HSL color space #242c51 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 38% saturation and 23% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.74 nm.

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#242c51 linear gradient to complementary #5a6510

  1. #242c51
  2. #333549
  3. #3e3e41
  4. #464738
  5. #4e512e
  6. #545b22
  7. #5a6510

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c2549
  2. #1f274c
  3. #212a4e
  4. #242c51
  5. #272e54
  6. #293156
  7. #2c3359

Tones

  1. #242c51
  2. #292e4d
  3. #2e314a
  4. #323346
  5. #353642
  6. #38383f
  7. #3b3b3b

Tints and Shades

#242c51 to White

  1. #242c51
  2. #474a6c
  3. #696b88
  4. #8d8ea4
  5. #b2b2c2
  6. #d8d8e0
  7. #ffffff

#242c51 to Black

  1. #242c51
  2. #202644
  3. #1c1f37
  4. #17192a
  5. #13131f
  6. #0b0b13
  7. #000000

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  1. Ford

    1. ★ Dark Portofino Blue
      #242e54
      ΔE = 0.945
    2. ★ Blue
      #23284f
      ΔE = 1.922
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 1.311
    2. ★ Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 1.914
  3. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 1.360
  4. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Orly Blue
      #1f2c4f
      ΔE = 1.490
    2. Enzian Blue
      #1a2e58
      ΔE = 2.339
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 1.660
    2. Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 2.409
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Blue
      #273054
      ΔE = 1.793
    2. ★ Poseidon Blue
      #212b4b
      ΔE = 2.019
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 2.014
    2. S 6030-R70B
      #2b2a4b
      ΔE = 2.305
  8. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5022 / Night blue
      #252850
      ΔE = 2.213
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6918
      #2d2c4b
      ΔE = 2.631
    2. 6713
      #292848
      ΔE = 2.775
  10. Chrysler

    1. Navy Blue
      #19284c
      ΔE = 2.716
    2. Dominion Blue
      #1e2b4a
      ΔE = 2.798
  11. Audi

    1. Enzianblau Pearl / LZ5X
      #293255
      ΔE = 2.718
  12. AMC

    1. Bermuda Blue
      #203259
      ΔE = 2.965

#242c51 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c51 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #242c51">…</p>

#242c51 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #242c51">…</p>

#242c51 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242c51">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370641
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 01010001
Hexadecimal
#242c51
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 3.682
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 81)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 81, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.224, g: 0.273, b: 0.503
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 16.781%, blue: 31.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406575 / 0xff242c51
HSL
hsl(229, 38%, 23%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 38%%, 23%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.333), saturation: 56% (0.556), value: 32% (0.318)
HSP
hue: 229.333, saturation: 55.556, perceived brightness: 18.692
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.657, S: 50.967, L: 19.100
Cubehelix
H: -132.382, S: 0.489, L: 0.179
TSL
T: -2.504, S: 0.168, L: 0.180
CMYK
cyan: 56 (0.556), magenta: 46 (0.457), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 68 (0.682)
CMY
cyan: 86 (0.859), magenta: 83 (0.827), yellow: 68 (0.682)
XYZ
X: 3.113, Y: 2.770, Z: 8.154
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.197, Y: 2.770
CIELab
L: 19.100, a: 8.683, b: -23.784
CIELuv
L: 19.100, u: -4.398, v: -26.732
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.100, C: 25.319, H: 290.056
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.100, C: 27.092, H: 260.657
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.644, a: 4.257, b: -17.394
CIECAM02
J: 13.682, C: 29.465, h: 265.918, Q: 72.877, M: 25.766, s: 59.461, H: 314.214
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.381, jaune: -4.232, green: 0.247
LMS
L: 2.147, M: 2.562, S: 8.065
YCbCr
Y: 55.366, Cb: 145.427, Cr: 121.861
YCgCo
Y: 51.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: -2.250
YDbDr
Y: 45.826, Db: 52.921, Dr: 18.693
YPbPr
Y: 44.960, Pb: 19.420, Pr: -5.702
xvYCC
Y: 54.613, Cb: 145.059, Cr: 122.991
YIQ
Y: 45.826, I: -16.652, Q: 9.820
YUV
Y: 45.826, U: 17.309, V: -8.620
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/6 ΔE = 3.521
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.260

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