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#242c63 Hex Color Code

#242c63 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c63 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242c63 is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 38.82% blue. In the HSL color space #242c63 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 47% saturation and 26% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.58 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#242c63 linear gradient to complementary #648700

  1. #242c63
  2. #393a59
  3. #47494f
  4. #515843
  5. #596736
  6. #5f7724
  7. #648700

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1a255a
  2. #1d275d
  3. #212960
  4. #242c63
  5. #272f66
  6. #2a3169
  7. #2d346c

Tones

  1. #242c63
  2. #2c305e
  3. #333459
  4. #383854
  5. #3d3c4f
  6. #414049
  7. #444444

Tints and Shades

#242c63 to white

  1. #242c63
  2. #494a7c
  3. #6d6b95
  4. #908eaf
  5. #b4b2c9
  6. #d9d8e4
  7. #ffffff

#242c63 to black

  1. #242c63
  2. #212652
  3. #1d1f42
  4. #181933
  5. #141324
  6. #0c0b16
  7. #000000

Paints

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    1. ★ Cobalt Blue
      #1e2b67
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. ★ Denim Blue
      #1b306b
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  2. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-6
      #1d2e69
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2119 C
      #2c2e65
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. 3581 C
      #22326e
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Confidante B34-064-281
      #233167
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. Blast Off V33-085-285
      #262857
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4550-R70B
      #2c2962
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. S 5040-R70B
      #302f60
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #25285a
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  7. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15052
      #1f2f60
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6905
      #2a2d59
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. 6912
      #2a2a56
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10948
      #263264
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  10. Sikkens

    1. V3.35.14
      #25305e
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 3.3%

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#242c63 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c63 foreground

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="color: #242c63">…</p>

#242c63 background

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #242c63">…</p>

#242c63 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242c63">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370659
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 01100011
Hexadecimal
#242c63
LRV
≈ 3.1%
Closest short hex
#236 ΔE = 3.337
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 99)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 99, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.201, g: 0.246, b: 0.553
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.169%, blue: 0.388%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406557 / 0xff242c63
HSL
hsl(232, 47%, 26%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 47%, 26%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.381), saturation: 64% (0.636), value: 39% (0.388)
HSP
hue: 232.381, saturation: 63.636%, perceived brightness: 20.154%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.842, S: 60.867, L: 20.350
Cubehelix
H: -129.521, S: 0.681, L: 0.187
TSL
T: -2.636, S: 0.213, L: 0.188
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.636), magenta: 56% (0.556), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 61% (0.612)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 61% (0.612)
XYZ
X: 3.880, Y: 3.077, Z: 12.191
xyY
x: 0.203, y: 0.161, Y: 3.077
CIELab
L: 20.350, a: 15.476, b: -33.725
CIELuv
L: 20.350, u: -4.936, v: -39.309
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 20.350, C: 37.106, H: 294.650
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 20.350, C: 39.617, H: 262.842
Hunter-Lab
L: 17.541, a: 8.782, b: -28.928
CIECAM02
J: 14.415, C: 38.602, h: 266.939, Q: 74.802, M: 33.756, s: 67.177, H: 314.763
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.503, jaune: -6.072, green: 0.276
LMS
L: 2.185, M: 2.568, S: 12.043
YCbCr
Y: 57.130, Cb: 153.329, Cr: 120.583
YCgCo
Y: 55.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: -6.750
YDbDr
Y: 47.878, Db: 76.915, Dr: 22.599
YPbPr
Y: 46.256, Pb: 28.420, Pr: -6.530
xvYCC
Y: 55.726, Cb: 152.965, Cr: 122.264
YIQ
Y: 47.878, I: -22.435, Q: 15.421
YUV
Y: 47.878, U: 25.157, V: -10.421
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 3.090
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.652

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