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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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Color Schemes

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

#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

#242c59 to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Melina Blue
      #1f2a58
      ΔE = 1.152 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Blue
      #2b2b59
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6912
      #2a2a56
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. 6891
      #2e305d
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ V3.35.14
      #25305e
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  4. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15052
      #1f2f60
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Blast Off V33-085-285
      #262857
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Aviator B33-064-279
      #2a3057
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  6. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5022 / Night blue
      #252850
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2765 CP
      #2a2853
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 275 CP
      #2c2855
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4550-R80B
      #1a2c61
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. S 5540-R70B
      #272651
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  9. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #23284f
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Moon Indigo
      #22284f
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  10. Tamiya

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

    1. Enzian Blue
      #1a2e58
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  12. Dupont

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

    1. 40 5 280 / Lavendel 40
      #2c2850
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 2.6%

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#242c59 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c59 foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #242c59">…</p>

#242c59 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #242c59">…</p>

#242c59 shadow

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<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: 0.141%, yellow: 0.168%, blue: 0.349%
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
YCgCo
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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