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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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Color Schemes

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#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

#242e97 to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2370 XGC
      #212b97
      ΔE = 1.052 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. ★ 286 C
      #0032a0
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. 42/14
      #102898
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. 40/14
      #002c90
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  4. Plascon

    1. Drew B4-B1-2
      #003498
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 3.8%

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#242e97 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242e97 foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #242e97">…</p>

#242e97 background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #242e97">…</p>

#242e97 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<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: 0.141%, yellow: 0.177%, blue: 0.592%
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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