Encycolorpedia

RAL 290 20 25 / #242c52 Hex Color Code

#242c52 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c52 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242c52 is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 32.16% blue. In the HSL color space #242c52 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 39% saturation and 23% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.56 nm.

Buy Paint Buy paint matching this color

Stock Photos / Images / Pictures

Save 15% on iStock monthly subscription with code MONTHLY15.

  1. Blue electrical discharge, plasma and power background
  2. Dusk over mountains
  3. Awake past 12 Insomnia Background

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#242c52 linear gradient to complementary #5e690d

  1. #242c52
  2. #34354a
  3. #3f3f41
  4. #494938
  5. #51542e
  6. #585e21
  7. #5e690d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c254a
  2. #1f274d
  3. #212a4f
  4. #242c52
  5. #272e55
  6. #293157
  7. #2c335a

Tones

  1. #242c52
  2. #292e4e
  3. #2e314a
  4. #323347
  5. #353643
  6. #38383f
  7. #3b3b3b

Tints and Shades

#242c52 to white

  1. #242c52
  2. #474a6d
  3. #696b88
  4. #8d8ea5
  5. #b2b2c2
  6. #d8d8e0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#242c52 to black

  1. #242c52
  2. #202645
  3. #1c1f38
  4. #17192b
  5. #13131f
  6. #0b0b13
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Dark Portofino Blue
      #242e54
      ΔE = 0.908 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Bright Dark Blue
      #17305c
      ΔE = 3.169 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  2. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 1.343 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 1.487 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. ★ Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Moon Indigo
      #22284f
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #1f244e
      ΔE = 3.755 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Blue
      #273054
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Bright Blue
      #19345d
      ΔE = 4.315 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  6. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5022 / Night Blue
      #222d5a
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. RAL 5013 / Cobalt Blue
      #193153
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. S 4550-R80B
      #1a2c61
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  8. Sikkens

    1. V4.31.15 (RAL 5022)
      #272e5a
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. V3.35.14
      #273260
      ΔE = 3.721 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  9. Caparol

    1. Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 40 5 280 / Lavendel 40
      #2c2850
      ΔE = 3.142 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  10. Audi

    1. Enzianblau Pearl / LZ5X
      #293255
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. Santorinblau Pearl / 5J, LZ5K
      #1b3152
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  11. AMC

    1. Bermuda Blue
      #203259
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. Aladdin Gray
      #242e4a
      ΔE = 3.554 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  12. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Tenebre 1804
      #142c50
      ΔE = 3.391 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. Night Shift
      #2e335a
      ΔE = 3.481 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  14. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 3.548 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  15. Loop

    1. Calais / LP-207
      #142754
      ΔE = 3.549 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Nice / LP-217
      #0e2d52
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  16. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B13 Navy Blue
      #28304c
      ΔE = 3.633 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. B12 Royal Blue
      #2c3563
      ΔE = 4.921 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  17. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15052
      #1f2f60
      ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 533
      #293352
      ΔE = 3.792 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. 648
      #002b5e
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  19. ProMarker

    1. Indigo Blue
      #092d5a
      ΔE = 3.805 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  20. Tollens

    1. T2008-5
      #293559
      ΔE = 3.989 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
    2. T2096-4
      #312749
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  21. Volkswagen

    1. Dark Blue
      #12264b
      ΔE = 4.059 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Bahama Blue
      #213557
      ΔE = 4.696 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  22. Alcro

    1. Blue finch
      #13274a
      ΔE = 4.059 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10934
      #18335b
      ΔE = 4.065 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. CF10948
      #263264
      ΔE = 4.680 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  24. Dupont

    1. CAS680
      #2f2a58
      ΔE = 4.278 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  25. Plascon

    1. Everest Blue B5-E1-2
      #142450
      ΔE = 4.366 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Urban Rock B4-E1-2
      #08244c
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  26. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Lobelia / A394
      #28324d
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. Passionate Blue / A385
      #1f3665
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Bold Blue / 2064-10
      #2c3659
      ΔE = 4.474 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Midnight Navy / 2067-10
      #343457
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  28. Albany Paint

    1. Atlantis
      #20304c
      ΔE = 4.533 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  29. Freightliner

    1. Blue / L3006
      #002e5a
      ΔE = 4.547 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  30. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C80
      #342f4b
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  31. Crown Paint

    1. Oxford Blue
      #1e3564
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  32. McCormick Paints

    1. 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  33. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6479
      #34294a
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. 6670
      #263565
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  34. Beckers

    1. Supernova 773 / S 8010-R90B
      #302e45
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  35. Duron

    1. Naval
      #273552
      ΔE = 5.100 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  36. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 1
      #2c385d
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 4.2%

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

#242c52 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c52 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #242c52">…</p>

#242c52 background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #242c52">…</p>

#242c52 shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242c52">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370642
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 01010010
Hexadecimal
#242c52
LRV
≈ 2.8%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 3.847
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 82)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 82, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.222, g: 0.272, b: 0.506
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 16.790%, blue: 32.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406574 / 0xff242c52
HSL
hsl(230, 39%, 23%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 39%, 23%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.565), saturation: 56% (0.561), value: 32% (0.322)
HSP
hue: 229.565, saturation: 56.098%, perceived brightness: 18.768%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.835, S: 51.571, L: 19.163
Cubehelix
H: -132.159, S: 0.500, L: 0.180
TSL
T: -2.514, S: 0.171, L: 0.180
CMYK
cyan: 56% (0.561), magenta: 46% (0.463), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 68% (0.678)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 68% (0.678)
XYZ
X: 3.151, Y: 2.785, Z: 8.353
xyY
x: 0.221, y: 0.195, Y: 2.785
CIELab
L: 19.163, a: 9.053, b: -24.354
CIELuv
L: 19.163, u: -4.427, v: -27.443
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.163, C: 25.982, H: 290.391
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.163, C: 27.798, H: 260.835
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.690, a: 4.491, b: -17.990
CIECAM02
J: 13.719, C: 30.014, h: 266.045, Q: 72.976, M: 26.246, s: 59.972, H: 314.282
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.389, jaune: -4.337, green: 0.244
LMS
L: 2.149, M: 2.562, S: 8.261
YCbCr
Y: 55.464, Cb: 145.866, Cr: 121.790
YCoCg
Y: 51.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: -2.500
YDbDr
Y: 45.940, Db: 54.254, Dr: 18.910
YPbPr
Y: 45.032, Pb: 19.920, Pr: -5.748
xvYCC
Y: 54.675, Cb: 145.498, Cr: 122.951
YIQ
Y: 45.940, I: -16.974, Q: 10.131
YUV
Y: 45.940, U: 17.745, V: -8.720
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/6 ΔE = 3.546
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.145

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue