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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.

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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

#242d8d to black

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

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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. 58 34 233 / Kobaltblau 10
      #00288c
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2370 XGC
      #212b97
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 661
      #08338f
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  4. TRUMATCH

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

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

#242d8d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242d8d foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #242d8d">…</p>

#242d8d background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #242d8d">…</p>

#242d8d shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<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: 0.141%, yellow: 0.174%, blue: 0.553%
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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