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#242d8d Hex Color Code

#242d8d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242d8d is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242d8d is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.65% green and 55.29% blue. In the HSL color space #242d8d has a hue of 235° (degrees), 59% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.97 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#242d8d linear gradient to complementary #4ab100

  1. #242d8d
  2. #40437f
  3. #4e5870
  4. #566e5f
  5. #58844d
  6. #549a35
  7. #4ab100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #112482
  2. #182786
  3. #1f2a89
  4. #242d8d
  5. #293091
  6. #2e3395
  7. #333698

Tones

  1. #242d8d
  2. #353485
  3. #413b7c
  4. #494373
  5. #504a6b
  6. #555262
  7. #595959

Tints and Shades

#242d8d to white

  1. #242d8d
  2. #524ca0
  3. #766db3
  4. #998fc6
  5. #bbb3d9
  6. #ddd8ec
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#242d8d to black

  1. #242d8d
  2. #232774
  3. #20205c
  4. #1c1a45
  5. #171430
  6. #100c1c
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 0.835 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/14
      #002c90
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. ★ 50 18 260 / Lazur 105
      #1c3088
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 38-a1
      #282585
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2370 C
      #2f2a95
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. 661
      #08338f
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  5. Plascon

    1. Drew B4-B1-2
      #003498
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 4.7%

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#242d8d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242d8d foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #242d8d">…</p>

#242d8d background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #242d8d">…</p>

#242d8d shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242d8d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2370957
Binary
00100100, 00101101, 10001101
Hexadecimal
#242d8d
LRV
≈ 4.2%
Closest short hex
#139 ΔE = 2.551
RGB
rgb(36, 45, 141)
RGBA
rgba(36, 45, 141, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.162, g: 0.203, b: 0.635
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 17.368%, blue: 55.294%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406259 / 0xff242d8d
HSL
hsl(235, 59%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 59%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.857), saturation: 74% (0.745), value: 55% (0.553)
HSP
hue: 234.857, saturation: 74.468%, perceived brightness: 24.309%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.427, S: 76.804, L: 24.239
Cubehelix
H: -127.313, S: 1.075, L: 0.207
TSL
T: -2.741, S: 0.289, L: 0.209
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.745), magenta: 68% (0.681), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.447)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.824), yellow: 45% (0.447)
XYZ
X: 6.472, Y: 4.174, Z: 25.659
xyY
x: 0.178, y: 0.115, Y: 4.174
CIELab
L: 24.239, a: 30.730, b: -54.156
CIELuv
L: 24.239, u: -6.491, v: -66.529
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 24.239, C: 62.268, H: 299.572
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 24.239, C: 66.845, H: 264.427
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.431, a: 20.790, b: -60.159
CIECAM02
J: 16.788, C: 55.324, h: 265.407, Q: 80.726, M: 48.380, s: 77.416, H: 313.940
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.703, jaune: -9.902, green: 0.845
LMS
L: 2.369, M: 2.689, S: 25.309
YCbCr
Y: 61.750, Cb: 171.476, Cr: 117.233
YCgCo
Y: 66.750, Cg: -21.750, Co: -17.250
YDbDr
Y: 53.253, Db: 132.018, Dr: 32.829
YPbPr
Y: 49.995, Pb: 49.035, Pr: -8.916
xvYCC
Y: 58.937, Cb: 171.074, Cr: 120.168
YIQ
Y: 53.253, I: -36.203, Q: 27.966
YUV
Y: 53.253, U: 43.181, V: -15.136
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 7.293
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 3.335

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