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#242e4c Hex Color Code

#242e4c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242e4c is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242e4c is comprised of 14.12% red, 18.04% green and 29.8% blue. In the HSL color space #242e4c has a hue of 225° (degrees), 36% saturation and 22% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.86 nm.

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#242e4c linear gradient to complementary #53531d

  1. #242e4c
  2. #303445
  3. #393a3e
  4. #414037
  5. #48462f
  6. #4e4c27
  7. #53531d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c2744
  2. #1f2947
  3. #212c49
  4. #242e4c
  5. #27304f
  6. #293351
  7. #2c3554

Tones

  1. #242e4c
  2. #283049
  3. #2c3145
  4. #303342
  5. #33353f
  6. #36363b
  7. #383838

Tints and Shades

#242e4c to white

  1. #242e4c
  2. #464c67
  3. #686d84
  4. #8c8fa1
  5. #b1b3c0
  6. #d7d8df
  7. #ffffff

#242e4c to black

  1. #242e4c
  2. #202740
  3. #1b2134
  4. #171a28
  5. #12141d
  6. #0a0b12
  7. #000000

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  1. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Violet
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      ΔE = 0.575 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. ★ Orly Blue
      #1f2c4f
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  2. AMC

    1. ★ Aladdin Gray
      #242e4a
      ΔE = 0.756 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #1b2847
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. S 5540-R90B
      #152f52
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #242d48
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Blue Danube Blue
      #2b2e4b
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Boatswain Blue
      #212d4e
      ΔE = 1.179 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Dark Blue
      #273054
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2767 CP
      #262c4a
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ 19-3933 TCX
      #29304e
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  7. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B13 Navy Blue
      #28304c
      ΔE = 1.245 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Washington Blue
      #262d4e
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Bright Dark Blue
      #27324d
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  9. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  11. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Atlantis
      #20304c
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6718
      #233053
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. 6691
      #2d3152
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Blue Lobelia / A394
      #28324d
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  14. Resene

    1. Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  15. Audi

    1. Santorinblau Pearl / 5J, LZ5K
      #1b3152
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Enzianblau Pearl / LZ5X
      #293255
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  16. Green Planet Paints

    1. Borealis
      #1f324e
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 3.1%

#242e4c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242e4c foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #242e4c">…</p>

#242e4c background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #242e4c">…</p>

#242e4c shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242e4c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2371148
Binary
00100100, 00101110, 01001100
Hexadecimal
#242e4c
LRV
≈ 2.9%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 2.596
RGB
rgb(36, 46, 76)
RGBA
rgba(36, 46, 76, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.228, g: 0.291, b: 0.481
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.173%, blue: 0.298%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406068 / 0xff242e4c
HSL
hsl(225, 36%, 22%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 36%, 22%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.000), saturation: 53% (0.526), value: 30% (0.298)
HSP
hue: 225.000, saturation: 52.632%, perceived brightness: 18.758%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.550, S: 49.748, L: 19.436
Cubehelix
H: -136.722, S: 0.415, L: 0.182
TSL
T: -2.315, S: 0.152, L: 0.182
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.526), magenta: 39% (0.395), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 70% (0.702)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.820), yellow: 70% (0.702)
XYZ
X: 3.009, Y: 2.851, Z: 7.228
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.218, Y: 2.851
CIELab
L: 19.436, a: 5.426, b: -19.884
CIELuv
L: 19.436, u: -4.908, v: -22.228
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.436, C: 20.611, H: 285.264
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.436, C: 22.764, H: 257.550
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.884, a: 2.261, b: -13.562
CIECAM02
J: 13.907, C: 25.844, h: 262.343, Q: 73.473, M: 22.600, s: 55.461, H: 312.314
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.323, jaune: -3.508, green: 0.409
LMS
L: 2.256, M: 2.766, S: 7.156
YCbCr
Y: 55.884, Cb: 142.650, Cr: 121.480
YCgCo
Y: 51.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: -1.000
YDbDr
Y: 46.430, Db: 44.490, Dr: 19.840
YPbPr
Y: 46.030, Pb: 16.150, Pr: -6.380
xvYCC
Y: 55.532, Cb: 142.187, Cr: 122.396
YIQ
Y: 46.430, I: -15.595, Q: 7.219
YUV
Y: 46.430, U: 14.552, V: -9.150
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/4 ΔE = 2.415
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.988

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