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#242dbc Hex Color Code

#242dbc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242dbc is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242dbc is comprised of 14.12% red, 17.65% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #242dbc has a hue of 236° (degrees), 68% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.24 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#242dbc linear gradient to complementary #00e000

  1. #242dbc
  2. #4c4da9
  3. #5c6b94
  4. #61887f
  5. #5ca566
  6. #4ac248
  7. #00e000

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0021ae
  2. #0c25b2
  3. #1a29b7
  4. #242dbc
  5. #2c31c1
  6. #3435c6
  7. #3b39ca

Tones

  1. #242dbc
  2. #4139b0
  3. #5244a3
  4. #5e4f97
  5. #665a8a
  6. #6c657d
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#242dbc to white

  1. #242dbc
  2. #5c4dc8
  3. #826fd4
  4. #a491df
  5. #c3b5ea
  6. #e1d9f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#242dbc to black

  1. #242dbc
  2. #26279a
  3. #242179
  4. #211b5a
  5. #1b153d
  6. #140d21
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Dylans Blue B5-A1-2
      #002cbc
      ΔE = 1.418 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. Stormy Bay B5-B1-2
      #0028ac
      ΔE = 4.064 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2098 C
      #4a25aa
      ΔE = 3.563 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
    2. 286
      #0033ab
      ΔE = 3.854 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Brown
      #47329e
      ΔE = 4.392 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  4. Caparol

    1. 41/09
      #0020b4
      ΔE = 4.477 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 44/04
      #4c1ca8
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  5. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 85306, MS-6
      #4429d0
      ΔE = 4.769 / LRV ≈ 7.4%

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#242dbc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242dbc foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #242dbc">…</p>

#242dbc background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #242dbc">…</p>

#242dbc shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242dbc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2371004
Binary
00100100, 00101101, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#242dbc
LRV
≈ 5.9%
Closest short hex
#23b ΔE = 1.629
RGB
rgb(36, 45, 188)
RGBA
rgba(36, 45, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.134, g: 0.167, b: 0.699
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 17.450%, blue: 73.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406212 / 0xff242dbc
HSL
hsl(236, 68%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 68%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.447), saturation: 81% (0.809), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 236.447, saturation: 80.851%, perceived brightness: 29.360%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.142, S: 86.086, L: 29.111
Cubehelix
H: -125.950, S: 1.478, L: 0.228
TSL
T: -2.808, S: 0.348, L: 0.230
CMYK
cyan: 81% (0.809), magenta: 76% (0.761), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.824), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 10.740, Y: 5.881, Z: 48.136
xyY
x: 0.166, y: 0.091, Y: 5.881
CIELab
L: 29.111, a: 47.281, b: -74.581
CIELuv
L: 29.111, u: -8.068, v: -94.929
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.111, C: 88.305, H: 302.373
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.111, C: 95.271, H: 265.142
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.252, a: 36.609, b: -100.707
CIECAM02
J: 19.944, C: 70.293, h: 263.409, Q: 87.986, M: 61.470, s: 83.585, H: 312.877
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.843, jaune: -13.772, green: 1.896
LMS
L: 2.580, M: 2.721, S: 47.450
YCbCr
Y: 66.356, Cb: 192.109, Cr: 113.896
YCoCg
Y: 78.500, Cg: -33.500, Co: -29.000
YDbDr
Y: 58.611, Db: 194.669, Dr: 43.028
YPbPr
Y: 53.379, Pb: 72.535, Pr: -11.078
xvYCC
Y: 61.843, Cb: 191.717, Cr: 118.269
YIQ
Y: 58.611, I: -51.302, Q: 42.589
YUV
Y: 58.611, U: 63.673, V: -19.836
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 16.319
Brand Color
Pinboard ΔE = 5.964

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