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#242d50 Hex Color Code

#242d50 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242d50 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242d50 is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.65% green and 31.37% blue. In the HSL color space #242d50 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 38% saturation and 23% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.51 nm.

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

#242d50 linear gradient to complementary #595f15

  1. #242d50
  2. #323548
  3. #3d3d40
  4. #454538
  5. #4d4d2e
  6. #535623
  7. #595f15

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c2648
  2. #1f284b
  3. #212b4d
  4. #242d50
  5. #272f53
  6. #293255
  7. #2c3458

Tones

  1. #242d50
  2. #292f4c
  3. #2d3149
  4. #313345
  5. #343641
  6. #37383e
  7. #3a3a3a

Tints and Shades

#242d50 to white

  1. #242d50
  2. #464b6b
  3. #696c87
  4. #8d8ea4
  5. #b2b3c1
  6. #d8d8e0
  7. #ffffff

#242d50 to black

  1. #242d50
  2. #202643
  3. #1c2036
  4. #171a2a
  5. #13141e
  6. #0b0b13
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Washington Blue
      #262d4e
      ΔE = 0.704 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Dark Portofino Blue
      #242e54
      ΔE = 1.095 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Boatswain Blue
      #212d4e
      ΔE = 1.146 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Dark Blue
      #273054
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 1.174 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 1.211 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. S 6030-R70B
      #2b2a4b
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 1.355 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  6. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2768 CP
      #292a4a
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 533
      #293352
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue Danube Blue
      #2b2e4b
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Blue
      #242d48
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  9. Audi

    1. ★ Enzianblau Pearl / LZ5X
      #293255
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  10. AMC

    1. Aladdin Gray
      #242e4a
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Bermuda Blue
      #203259
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6918
      #2d2c4b
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. 6713
      #292848
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  12. Volkswagen

    1. Enzian Blue
      #1a2e58
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Inca Blue
      #29324f
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  13. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B13 Navy Blue
      #28304c
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  14. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 2.4%

#242d50 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242d50 foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #242d50">…</p>

#242d50 background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #242d50">…</p>

#242d50 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242d50">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370896
Binary
00100100, 00101101, 01010000
Hexadecimal
#242d50
LRV
≈ 2.8%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 2.985
RGB
rgb(36, 45, 80)
RGBA
rgba(36, 45, 80, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.224, g: 0.280, b: 0.497
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.170%, blue: 0.314%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406320 / 0xff242d50
HSL
hsl(228, 38%, 23%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 38%, 23%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.727), saturation: 55% (0.550), value: 31% (0.314)
HSP
hue: 227.727, saturation: 55.000%, perceived brightness: 18.831%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.626, S: 51.220, L: 19.353
Cubehelix
H: -133.954, S: 0.468, L: 0.181
TSL
T: -2.434, S: 0.164, L: 0.182
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.550), magenta: 44% (0.437), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 69% (0.686)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.824), yellow: 69% (0.686)
XYZ
X: 3.113, Y: 2.831, Z: 7.970
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.203, Y: 2.831
CIELab
L: 19.353, a: 7.597, b: -22.709
CIELuv
L: 19.353, u: -4.683, v: -25.583
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.353, C: 23.946, H: 288.497
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.353, C: 26.008, H: 259.626
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.825, a: 3.587, b: -16.309
CIECAM02
J: 13.845, C: 28.522, h: 264.638, Q: 73.309, M: 24.942, s: 58.329, H: 313.530
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.363, jaune: -4.029, green: 0.318
LMS
L: 2.203, M: 2.663, S: 7.886
YCbCr
Y: 55.772, Cb: 144.697, Cr: 121.564
YCgCo
Y: 51.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: -2.000
YDbDr
Y: 46.299, Db: 50.705, Dr: 19.592
YPbPr
Y: 45.603, Pb: 18.535, Pr: -6.110
xvYCC
Y: 55.165, Cb: 144.282, Cr: 122.633
YIQ
Y: 46.299, I: -16.606, Q: 8.987
YUV
Y: 46.299, U: 16.585, V: -9.035
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/6 ΔE = 3.133
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.259

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