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#242d49 Hex Color Code

#242d49 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242d49 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242d49 is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.65% green and 28.63% blue. In the HSL color space #242d49 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 34% saturation and 21% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.8 nm.

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#242d49 linear gradient to complementary #4f4e1e

  1. #242d49
  2. #2f3243
  3. #37373c
  4. #3e3d36
  5. #44422f
  6. #4a4827
  7. #4f4e1e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c2641
  2. #1f2844
  3. #212b46
  4. #242d49
  5. #272f4c
  6. #29324e
  7. #2c3451

Tints and Shades

#242d49 to white

  1. #242d49
  2. #454b65
  3. #686c81
  4. #8c8e9f
  5. #b1b3be
  6. #d7d8de
  7. #ffffff

#242d49 to black

  1. #242d49
  2. #20263d
  3. #1b2032
  4. #171a27
  5. #12141c
  6. #0a0b11
  7. #000000

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  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #242d48
      ΔE = 0.388 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Blue Danube Blue
      #2b2e4b
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  2. AMC

    1. ★ Aladdin Gray
      #242e4a
      ΔE = 0.474 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Ocean Blue
      #1c2842
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Violet
      #252f4c
      ΔE = 0.961 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Helios Blue
      #2a324a
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  4. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  5. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B13 Navy Blue
      #28304c
      ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ York Blue
      #262d45
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Dark Huron Blue
      #283148
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6986
      #272d44
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. 6993
      #2b2b44
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  8. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Atlantis
      #20304c
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. S 7020-R80B
      #242c41
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  10. Ford

    1. ★ Dark Tourmaline
      #232e45
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Banner Blue
      #152b4b
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  12. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Blue Lobelia / A394
      #28324d
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  13. Audi

    1. Estorilblau Kristall Metallic / K0K0, K0PA, K0PW, LX5P
      #1e2842
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  14. McCormick Paints

    1. 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  15. Resene

    1. Valhalla V30-032-285
      #2a2b41
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. 533
      #293352
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 3.4%

#242d49 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242d49 foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #242d49">…</p>

#242d49 background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #242d49">…</p>

#242d49 shadow

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242d49">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370889
Binary
00100100, 00101101, 01001001
Hexadecimal
#242d49
LRV
≈ 2.7%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 3.302
RGB
rgb(36, 45, 73)
RGBA
rgba(36, 45, 73, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.234, g: 0.292, b: 0.474
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.170%, blue: 0.286%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406327 / 0xff242d49
HSL
hsl(225, 34%, 21%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 34%%, 21%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.405), saturation: 51% (0.507), value: 29% (0.286)
HSP
hue: 225.405, saturation: 50.685%, perceived brightness: 18.325%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.637, S: 46.949, L: 18.940
Cubehelix
H: -136.303, S: 0.391, L: 0.178
TSL
T: -2.333, S: 0.145, L: 0.178
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.507), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 71% (0.714)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.824), yellow: 71% (0.714)
XYZ
X: 2.868, Y: 2.733, Z: 6.678
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.223, Y: 2.733
CIELab
L: 18.940, a: 5.062, b: -18.633
CIELuv
L: 18.940, u: -4.502, v: -20.537
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.940, C: 19.308, H: 285.198
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.940, C: 21.025, H: 257.637
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.531, a: 2.041, b: -12.381
CIECAM02
J: 13.602, C: 24.466, h: 262.824, Q: 72.662, M: 21.395, s: 54.262, H: 312.567
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.311, jaune: -3.285, green: 0.358
LMS
L: 2.191, M: 2.661, S: 6.613
YCbCr
Y: 55.086, Cb: 141.624, Cr: 122.061
YCgCo
Y: 49.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: -0.250
YDbDr
Y: 45.501, Db: 41.374, Dr: 18.073
YPbPr
Y: 45.099, Pb: 15.035, Pr: -5.788
xvYCC
Y: 54.732, Cb: 141.207, Cr: 122.916
YIQ
Y: 45.501, I: -14.357, Q: 6.809
YUV
Y: 45.501, U: 13.533, V: -8.335
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/4 ΔE = 2.586
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 6.612

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