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#242e97 Hex Color Code

#242e97 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242e97 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242e97 is comprised of 14.12% red, 18.04% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #242e97 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 61% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.91 nm.

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

#242e97 linear gradient to complementary #42bb00

  1. #242e97
  2. #434587
  3. #515d77
  4. #587466
  5. #588b52
  6. #52a339
  7. #42bb00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0e248b
  2. #17288f
  3. #1e2b93
  4. #242e97
  5. #2a319b
  6. #2f359f
  7. #3438a3

Tones

  1. #242e97
  2. #38368e
  3. #443e84
  4. #4e467b
  5. #554e71
  6. #5a5668
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#242e97 to white

  1. #242e97
  2. #544da9
  3. #796eba
  4. #9b90cb
  5. #bdb4dd
  6. #ded9ee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#242e97 to black

  1. #242e97
  2. #23277c
  3. #212162
  4. #1d1b4a
  5. #181432
  6. #110c1d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2370 XGC
      #212b97
      ΔE = 1.052 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 2746 XGC
      #252392
      ΔE = 3.519 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 272 / 272 Lichtgrau+E.blau 1/1
      #002c9c
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. 58 34 233 / Kobaltblau 10
      #00288c
      ΔE = 3.990 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. CF10459
      #41338b
      ΔE = 3.943 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  4. Plascon

    1. Drew B4-B1-2
      #003498
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 38-b4
      #40337d
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 3.406 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 3.604 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. Medium Brown
      #47329e
      ΔE = 5.012 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  8. Focoltone

    1. 3435
      #1b3892
      ΔE = 4.068 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  10. Lascaux

    1. Ultramarin­e blue / 142
      #4b2f90
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  11. Teknos

    1. GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  12. Alcro

    1. Evighet
      #1b3382
      ΔE = 4.983 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  13. Old Citadel

    1. Nauseating Blue
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  14. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Violet (960)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  15. Reaper Master

    1. Clear Purple (9099)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  16. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Sick Blue (017)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 5.124 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  17. Resene

    1. Believe V36-089-292
      #352f77
      ΔE = 5.196 / LRV ≈ 4.1%

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#242e97 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242e97 foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #242e97">…</p>

#242e97 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #242e97">…</p>

#242e97 shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242e97">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2371223
Binary
00100100, 00101110, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#242e97
LRV
≈ 4.6%
Closest short hex
#239 ΔE = 1.714
RGB
rgb(36, 46, 151)
RGBA
rgba(36, 46, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.155, g: 0.197, b: 0.648
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 17.725%, blue: 59.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14405993 / 0xff242e97
HSL
hsl(235, 61%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 61%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.783), saturation: 76% (0.762), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 234.783, saturation: 76.159%, perceived brightness: 25.502%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.488, S: 79.473, L: 25.451
Cubehelix
H: -127.378, S: 1.150, L: 0.214
TSL
T: -2.738, S: 0.301, L: 0.216
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.762), magenta: 70% (0.695), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.820), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 7.289, Y: 4.563, Z: 29.769
xyY
x: 0.175, y: 0.110, Y: 4.563
CIELab
L: 25.451, a: 33.758, b: -58.340
CIELuv
L: 25.451, u: -7.009, v: -72.629
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.451, C: 67.403, H: 300.056
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.451, C: 72.966, H: 264.488
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.360, a: 23.527, b: -67.677
CIECAM02
J: 17.572, C: 58.590, h: 264.808, Q: 82.589, M: 51.236, s: 78.764, H: 313.620
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.732, jaune: -10.686, green: 1.054
LMS
L: 2.467, M: 2.798, S: 29.358
YCbCr
Y: 63.234, Cb: 175.575, Cr: 116.155
YCgCo
Y: 69.750, Cg: -23.750, Co: -19.750
YDbDr
Y: 54.980, Db: 144.465, Dr: 36.115
YPbPr
Y: 51.430, Pb: 53.650, Pr: -9.830
xvYCC
Y: 60.169, Cb: 175.128, Cr: 119.365
YIQ
Y: 54.980, I: -39.690, Q: 30.555
YUV
Y: 54.980, U: 47.252, V: -16.651
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 9.150
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 3.544

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