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#242e50 Hex Color Code

#242e50 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242e50 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242e50 is comprised of 14.12% red, 18.04% green and 31.37% blue. In the HSL color space #242e50 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 38% saturation and 23% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.09 nm.

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#242e50 linear gradient to complementary #585c18

  1. #242e50
  2. #323548
  3. #3c3c41
  4. #454438
  5. #4c4c2f
  6. #525425
  7. #585c18

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c2748
  2. #1f294b
  3. #212c4d
  4. #242e50
  5. #273053
  6. #293355
  7. #2c3558

Tones

  1. #242e50
  2. #29304c
  3. #2d3249
  4. #313445
  5. #343641
  6. #37383e
  7. #3a3a3a

Tints and Shades

#242e50 to white

  1. #242e50
  2. #464c6b
  3. #696d87
  4. #8d8fa4
  5. #b2b3c1
  6. #d8d8e0
  7. #ffffff

#242e50 to black

  1. #242e50
  2. #202743
  3. #1c2136
  4. #171a2a
  5. #13141e
  6. #0b0b13
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 0.612 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. S 5540-R90B
      #152f52
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Boatswain Blue
      #212d4e
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Dark Blue
      #273054
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6718
      #233053
      ΔE = 1.000 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. ★ 6705
      #2a2d4f
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  4. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Orly Blue
      #1f2c4f
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Enzian Blue
      #1a2e58
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Dark Portofino Blue
      #242e54
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Dark Lapis
      #233353
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 1.436 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Aviator B33-064-279
      #2a3057
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2767 CP
      #262c4a
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. 533
      #293352
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  9. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  10. Audi

    1. ★ Enzianblau Pearl / LZ5X
      #293255
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. Santorinblau Pearl / 5J, LZ5K
      #1b3152
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  11. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue Danube Blue
      #2b2e4b
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Blue
      #242d48
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  12. AMC

    1. ★ Aladdin Gray
      #242e4a
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Bermuda Blue
      #203259
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  13. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B13 Navy Blue
      #28304c
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  14. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  15. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Lobelia / A394
      #28324d
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 3.3%

#242e50 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242e50 foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #242e50">…</p>

#242e50 background

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="background-color: #242e50">…</p>

#242e50 shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242e50">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2371152
Binary
00100100, 00101110, 01010000
Hexadecimal
#242e50
LRV
≈ 2.9%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 2.447
RGB
rgb(36, 46, 80)
RGBA
rgba(36, 46, 80, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.222, g: 0.284, b: 0.494
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.173%, blue: 0.314%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14406064 / 0xff242e50
HSL
hsl(226, 38%, 23%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 38%, 23%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.364), saturation: 55% (0.550), value: 31% (0.314)
HSP
hue: 226.364, saturation: 55.000%, perceived brightness: 19.048%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.741, S: 52.072, L: 19.672
Cubehelix
H: -135.323, S: 0.458, L: 0.183
TSL
T: -2.374, S: 0.163, L: 0.184
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.550), magenta: 42% (0.425), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 69% (0.686)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.820), yellow: 69% (0.686)
XYZ
X: 3.152, Y: 2.908, Z: 7.983
xyY
x: 0.224, y: 0.207, Y: 2.908
CIELab
L: 19.672, a: 6.883, b: -22.205
CIELuv
L: 19.672, u: -5.002, v: -25.129
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.672, C: 23.247, H: 287.222
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.672, C: 25.622, H: 258.741
Hunter-Lab
L: 17.053, a: 3.151, b: -15.819
CIECAM02
J: 14.047, C: 28.136, h: 263.451, Q: 73.842, M: 24.605, s: 57.724, H: 312.899
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.353, jaune: -3.932, green: 0.387
LMS
L: 2.263, M: 2.767, S: 7.900
YCbCr
Y: 56.276, Cb: 144.406, Cr: 121.196
YCgCo
Y: 52.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: -2.000
YDbDr
Y: 46.886, Db: 49.822, Dr: 20.708
YPbPr
Y: 46.318, Pb: 18.150, Pr: -6.564
xvYCC
Y: 55.779, Cb: 143.944, Cr: 122.234
YIQ
Y: 46.886, I: -16.880, Q: 8.464
YUV
Y: 46.886, U: 16.296, V: -9.550
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/6 ΔE = 2.810
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.192

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