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#242c59 Hex Color Code

#242c59 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c59 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242c59 is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 34.9% blue. In the HSL color space #242c59 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 42% saturation and 25% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.56 nm.

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  1. Portrait of a Professional Expert Consultant Smiles and Looks into Camera as Stands in the Bright, Modern Electronics Store Full of Latest Models of TV Sets, Cameras, Tablets and other Devices.The Depth of Field Shot.
  2. Abstract illustration of cell in mitosis or multiplication
  3. Misfit (White Background)

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Color Schemes

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#242c59 linear gradient to complementary #697d00

  1. #242c59
  2. #383850
  3. #454547
  4. #51533c
  5. #5a6030
  6. #626f20
  7. #697d00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1b2551
  2. #1e2753
  3. #212a56
  4. #242c59
  5. #272e5c
  6. #2a315f
  7. #2d3361

Tones

  1. #242c59
  2. #2b2f55
  3. #303250
  4. #35354c
  5. #393848
  6. #3c3c43
  7. #3f3f3f

Tints and Shades

#242c59 to white

  1. #242c59
  2. #484a73
  3. #6b6b8d
  4. #8e8ea9
  5. #b3b2c5
  6. #d8d8e2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#242c59 to black

  1. #242c59
  2. #20264a
  3. #1c1f3c
  4. #18192e
  5. #131321
  6. #0c0b14
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5022 / Night Blue
      #222d5a
      ΔE = 0.637 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. RAL 590-5
      #142d58
      ΔE = 3.093 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ V4.31.15 (RAL 5022)
      #272e5a
      ΔE = 0.971 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. V3.35.14
      #273260
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Melina Blue
      #1f2a58
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Bright Dark Blue
      #17305c
      ΔE = 3.154 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6905
      #2a2d59
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. 6657
      #2d3362
      ΔE = 3.416 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  5. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15052
      #1f2f60
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Federal Standard 25052
      #03265e
      ΔE = 4.777 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Topsy Turvy B37-091-284
      #313669
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  7. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  8. Volkswagen

    1. Enzian Blue
      #1a2e58
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Ink Blue
      #16264c
      ΔE = 4.503 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  9. Dupont

    1. CAS680
      #2f2a58
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  10. Caparol

    1. 40 5 280 / Lavendel 40
      #2c2850
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 3.706 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10948
      #263264
      ΔE = 3.007 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. CF10934
      #18335b
      ΔE = 4.720 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. Bimini Blue
      #1a2f58
      ΔE = 3.080 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Scuba Blue
      #213468
      ΔE = 3.991 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  13. Chrysler

    1. Mood Indigo
      #0d2b5b
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Dominion Blue
      #1e2b4a
      ΔE = 4.927 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  14. Loop

    1. Calais / LP-207
      #142754
      ΔE = 3.274 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Geneva / LP-220
      #003366 / #036
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. Night Shift
      #2e335a
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  16. AMC

    1. Bermuda Blue
      #203259
      ΔE = 3.702 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. Olympic Blue
      #293765
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  17. Audi

    1. Enzianblau Pearl / LZ5X
      #293255
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  18. ProMarker

    1. Indigo Blue
      #092d5a
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. 648
      #002b5e
      ΔE = 3.914 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. 295
      #002e63
      ΔE = 3.999 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 3.976 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. S 4550-R90B
      #0e3463
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  21. Focoltone

    1. 3401
      #233468
      ΔE = 3.986 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 3445
      #003068
      ΔE = 4.453 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  22. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B12 Royal Blue
      #2c3563
      ΔE = 4.014 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
    2. B11 Rich Blue
      #2b3769
      ΔE = 5.057 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  23. Tollens

    1. T2007-6
      #1d2e69
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. T2008-5
      #293559
      ΔE = 4.684 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  24. Crown Paint

    1. Oxford Blue
      #1e3564
      ΔE = 4.193 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  25. Plascon

    1. Deep Eyes B3-D1-2
      #00285c
      ΔE = 4.251 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Everest Blue B5-E1-2
      #142450
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  26. Homebase

    1. Indigo
      #012e67
      ΔE = 4.270 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  27. Crayola

    1. Dark Blue
      #003065
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Midnight Blue
      #003366 / #036
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  28. Dulux Australia

    1. Passionate Blue / A385
      #1f3665
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  29. 1Shot / One Shot

    1. 155L Reflex Blue
      #07255c
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. Midnight Navy / 2067-10
      #343457
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Admiral Blue / 2065-10
      #2c3863
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  31. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Tenebre 1804
      #142c50
      ΔE = 4.823 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  32. Freightliner

    1. Blue / N0437
      #00306b
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Blue / L3006
      #002e5a
      ΔE = 4.894 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  33. Kenworth USA

    1. Blue / N0437
      #00306b
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  34. Humbrol

    1. 15 Midnight Blue
      #003368
      ΔE = 4.970 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  35. Hanomag

    1. Lichtblau / 2024
      #00316c
      ΔE = 4.992 / LRV ≈ 3.3%

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#242c59 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c59 foreground

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #242c59">…</p>

#242c59 background

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #242c59">…</p>

#242c59 shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242c59">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370649
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 01011001
Hexadecimal
#242c59
LRV
≈ 2.9%
Closest short hex
#236 ΔE = 3.427
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 89)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 89, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.213, g: 0.260, b: 0.527
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 16.843%, blue: 34.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406567 / 0xff242c59
HSL
hsl(231, 42%, 25%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 42%, 25%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.943), saturation: 60% (0.596), value: 35% (0.349)
HSP
hue: 230.943, saturation: 59.551%, perceived brightness: 19.319%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.857, S: 55.622, L: 19.628
Cubehelix
H: -130.851, S: 0.576, L: 0.183
TSL
T: -2.574, S: 0.189, L: 0.183
CMYK
cyan: 60% (0.596), magenta: 51% (0.506), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 65% (0.651)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 65% (0.651)
XYZ
X: 3.431, Y: 2.897, Z: 9.828
xyY
x: 0.212, y: 0.179, Y: 2.897
CIELab
L: 19.628, a: 11.672, b: -28.286
CIELuv
L: 19.628, u: -4.634, v: -32.382
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.628, C: 30.599, H: 292.423
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.628, C: 32.712, H: 261.857
Hunter-Lab
L: 17.022, a: 6.189, b: -22.316
CIECAM02
J: 13.991, C: 33.712, h: 266.651, Q: 73.695, M: 29.481, s: 63.248, H: 314.607
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.438, jaune: -5.062, green: 0.241
LMS
L: 2.163, M: 2.564, S: 9.714
YCbCr
Y: 56.150, Cb: 148.939, Cr: 121.293
YCoCg
Y: 53.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: -4.250
YDbDr
Y: 46.738, Db: 63.585, Dr: 20.429
YPbPr
Y: 45.536, Pb: 23.420, Pr: -6.070
xvYCC
Y: 55.107, Cb: 148.573, Cr: 122.668
YIQ
Y: 46.738, I: -19.223, Q: 12.309
YUV
Y: 46.738, U: 20.797, V: -9.420
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/8 ΔE = 3.638
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 4.793

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