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#242c78 Hex Color Code

#242c78 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242c78 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242c78 is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.25% green and 47.06% blue. In the HSL color space #242c78 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 54% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.41 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#242c78 linear gradient to complementary #589c00

  1. #242c78
  2. #3c3e6c
  3. #4a505f
  4. #536251
  5. #587541
  6. #59882d
  7. #589c00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #17246e
  2. #1b2771
  3. #202975
  4. #242c78
  5. #282f7b
  6. #2c327f
  7. #303482

Tones

  1. #242c78
  2. #313171
  3. #39376a
  4. #403d63
  5. #46425c
  6. #4a4855
  7. #4e4e4e

Tints and Shades

#242c78 to white

  1. #242c78
  2. #4d4b8e
  3. #716ba4
  4. #948eba
  5. #b7b2d1
  6. #dbd8e8
  7. #ffffff

#242c78 to black

  1. #242c78
  2. #222663
  3. #1e204f
  4. #1a1a3c
  5. #15142a
  6. #0f0b19
  7. #000000

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      #2c2a6c
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
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      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
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      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 4.2%

#242c78 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242c78 foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #242c78">…</p>

#242c78 background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #242c78">…</p>

#242c78 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242c78">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370680
Binary
00100100, 00101100, 01111000
Hexadecimal
#242c78
LRV
≈ 3.5%
Closest short hex
#237 ΔE = 3.298
RGB
rgb(36, 44, 120)
RGBA
rgba(36, 44, 120, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.180, g: 0.220, b: 0.600
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.170%, blue: 0.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406536 / 0xff242c78
HSL
hsl(234, 54%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 54%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (234.286), saturation: 70% (0.700), value: 47% (0.471)
HSP
hue: 234.286, saturation: 70.000%, perceived brightness: 22.064%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.005, S: 69.891, L: 22.060
Cubehelix
H: -127.813, S: 0.892, L: 0.196
TSL
T: -2.717, S: 0.256, L: 0.197
CMYK
cyan: 70% (0.700), magenta: 63% (0.633), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.529)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 53% (0.529)
XYZ
X: 5.017, Y: 3.532, Z: 18.183
xyY
x: 0.188, y: 0.132, Y: 3.532
CIELab
L: 22.060, a: 23.512, b: -44.516
CIELuv
L: 22.060, u: -5.599, v: -53.309
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 22.060, C: 50.344, H: 297.841
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 22.060, C: 53.602, H: 264.005
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.794, a: 14.764, b: -44.208
CIECAM02
J: 15.432, C: 47.665, h: 266.523, Q: 77.397, M: 41.682, s: 73.386, H: 314.539
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.620, jaune: -8.092, green: 0.480
LMS
L: 2.241, M: 2.576, S: 17.944
YCbCr
Y: 59.188, Cb: 162.548, Cr: 119.092
YCgCo
Y: 61.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: -12.000
YDbDr
Y: 50.272, Db: 104.908, Dr: 27.156
YPbPr
Y: 47.768, Pb: 38.920, Pr: -7.496
xvYCC
Y: 57.024, Cb: 162.189, Cr: 121.415
YIQ
Y: 50.272, I: -29.182, Q: 21.955
YUV
Y: 50.272, U: 34.313, V: -12.521
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 3.442
Brand Color
Booking.com ΔE = 4.363

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