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#242c70 Hex Color Code

#242c70 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c70 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242c70 is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 43.92% blue. In the HSL color space #242c70 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 51% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.76 nm.

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#242c70 linear gradient to complementary #5e9400

  1. #242c70
  2. #3b3c65
  3. #494d59
  4. #525e4c
  5. #59703d
  6. #5d822a
  7. #5e9400

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #182467
  2. #1c276a
  3. #20296d
  4. #242c70
  5. #282f73
  6. #2b3176
  7. #2f347a

Tones

  1. #242c70
  2. #2f316a
  3. #373664
  4. #3d3b5d
  5. #424057
  6. #474551
  7. #4a4a4a

Tints and Shades

#242c70 to white

  1. #242c70
  2. #4c4a87
  3. #706b9e
  4. #938eb6
  5. #b6b2ce
  6. #dad8e6
  7. #ffffff

#242c70 to black

  1. #242c70
  2. #21265d
  3. #1e1f4a
  4. #191938
  5. #151428
  6. #0e0b18
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.327 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

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      #2c2a6c
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. S 4550-R70B
      #2c2962
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2147 XGC
      #0e2c75
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. 288 C
      #002d72
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
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      #132c6f
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
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      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
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      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
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      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
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      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
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    1. Federal Standard 15056
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      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
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    1. 5118-R81B
      #24307c
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. 50 15 250 / Marin 35
      #08307c
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #16317b
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  10. Tollens

    1. T2007-6
      #1d2e69
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  11. Revell

    1. Revell 37152
      #002e7a
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6864
      #2e2f67
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. 6863
      #312e66
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  13. HKS

    1. 39K
      #002a73
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 2.9%

#242c70 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c70 foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #242c70">…</p>

#242c70 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #242c70">…</p>

#242c70 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 #242c70">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370672
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 01110000
Hexadecimal
#242c70
LRV
≈ 3.3%
Closest short hex
#237 ΔE = 2.863
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 112)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 112, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.188, g: 0.229, b: 0.583
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.170%, blue: 0.439%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406544 / 0xff242c70
HSL
hsl(234, 51%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 51%, 29%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.684), saturation: 68% (0.679), value: 44% (0.439)
HSP
hue: 233.684, saturation: 67.857%, perceived brightness: 21.314%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.657, S: 66.754, L: 21.379
Cubehelix
H: -128.346, S: 0.813, L: 0.192
TSL
T: -2.692, S: 0.240, L: 0.194
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.679), magenta: 61% (0.607), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 56% (0.561)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 56% (0.561)
XYZ
X: 4.552, Y: 3.346, Z: 15.732
xyY
x: 0.193, y: 0.142, Y: 3.346
CIELab
L: 21.379, a: 20.458, b: -40.501
CIELuv
L: 21.379, u: -5.343, v: -48.061
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 21.379, C: 45.374, H: 296.799
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 21.379, C: 48.357, H: 263.657
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.292, a: 12.409, b: -38.189
CIECAM02
J: 15.024, C: 44.379, h: 266.779, Q: 76.368, M: 38.809, s: 71.287, H: 314.677
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.579, jaune: -7.339, green: 0.384
LMS
L: 2.218, M: 2.573, S: 15.530
YCbCr
Y: 58.404, Cb: 159.036, Cr: 119.660
YCgCo
Y: 59.000, Cg: -15.000, Co: -10.000
YDbDr
Y: 49.360, Db: 94.244, Dr: 25.420
YPbPr
Y: 47.192, Pb: 34.920, Pr: -7.128
xvYCC
Y: 56.530, Cb: 158.675, Cr: 121.739
YIQ
Y: 49.360, I: -26.612, Q: 19.466
YUV
Y: 49.360, U: 30.825, V: -11.721
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 2.236
Brand Color
Booking.com ΔE = 4.333

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