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#242d42 Hex Color Code

#242d42 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242d42 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242d42 is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.65% green and 25.88% blue. In the HSL color space #242d42 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 29% saturation and 20% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.85 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#242d42 linear gradient to complementary #444022

  1. #242d42
  2. #2b303d
  3. #323338
  4. #373633
  5. #3c392d
  6. #403d28
  7. #444022

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1d263b
  2. #1f283d
  3. #222b40
  4. #242d42
  5. #262f44
  6. #293247
  7. #2b3449

Tints and Shades

#242d42 to white

  1. #242d42
  2. #454b5e
  3. #676c7c
  4. #8b8e9b
  5. #b0b3bb
  6. #d7d8dd
  7. #ffffff

#242d42 to black

  1. #242d42
  2. #1f2638
  3. #1b202d
  4. #161a24
  5. #12141a
  6. #0a0b10
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 7020-R80B
      #242c41
      ΔE = 0.492 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. S 7020-R90B
      #222d3d
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6987
      #232c42
      ΔE = 0.626 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 6994
      #22273e
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Nocturne Blue
      #232c40
      ΔE = 0.654 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. ★ Dark Huron Blue
      #283148
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Crescendo B32-033-265
      #222f44
      ΔE = 1.307 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Quarterback B29-024-274
      #282b3c
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  5. AMC

    1. ★ Blazer Blue
      #202a3d
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 533 CP
      #263147
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. ★ 19-3921 TCX
      #2b3042
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  7. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15044
      #263042
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #233147
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. ★ Ensign Blue
      #24293c
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  9. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Huron Blue
      #202940
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Indigo
      #2a2f3f
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  10. Ford

    1. ★ Chalet Blue
      #1f293d
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Medium Aquamarine
      #172b43
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.15.10
      #262e3e
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. U2.21.09
      #1b293d
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10947
      #24324a
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  13. McCormick Paints

    1. 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 2.3%

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#242d42 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242d42 foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #242d42">…</p>

#242d42 background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #242d42">…</p>

#242d42 shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242d42">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370882
Binary
00100100, 00101101, 01000010
Hexadecimal
#242d42
LRV
≈ 2.6%
Closest short hex
#234 ΔE = 4.093
RGB
rgb(36, 45, 66)
RGBA
rgba(36, 45, 66, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.245, g: 0.306, b: 0.449
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.168%, blue: 0.259%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406334 / 0xff242d42
HSL
hsl(222, 29%, 20%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 29%, 20%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.000), saturation: 45% (0.455), value: 26% (0.259)
HSP
hue: 222.000, saturation: 45.455%, perceived brightness: 17.854%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.382, S: 42.446, L: 18.562
Cubehelix
H: -139.905, S: 0.313, L: 0.175
TSL
T: -2.186, S: 0.124, L: 0.175
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 32% (0.318), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 74% (0.741)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.824), yellow: 74% (0.741)
XYZ
X: 2.649, Y: 2.645, Z: 5.524
xyY
x: 0.245, y: 0.244, Y: 2.645
CIELab
L: 18.562, a: 2.619, b: -14.450
CIELuv
L: 18.562, u: -4.327, v: -15.480
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.562, C: 14.685, H: 280.275
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.562, C: 16.074, H: 254.382
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.264, a: 0.613, b: -8.754
CIECAM02
J: 13.379, C: 20.128, h: 259.468, Q: 72.064, M: 17.602, s: 49.421, H: 310.810
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.256, jaune: -2.530, green: 0.422
LMS
L: 2.180, M: 2.660, S: 5.476
YCbCr
Y: 54.400, Cb: 138.551, Cr: 122.558
YCgCo
Y: 48.000, Cg: -3.000, Co: 1.500
YDbDr
Y: 44.703, Db: 32.043, Dr: 16.554
YPbPr
Y: 44.595, Pb: 11.535, Pr: -5.466
xvYCC
Y: 54.299, Cb: 138.133, Cr: 123.198
YIQ
Y: 44.703, I: -12.108, Q: 4.631
YUV
Y: 44.703, U: 10.481, V: -7.635
Munsell Color System
5PB 2/4 ΔE = 3.321
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 7.515

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