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#242e9d Hex Color Code

#242e9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242e9d is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242e9d is comprised of 14.12% red, 18.04% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #242e9d has a hue of 235° (degrees), 63% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.79 nm.

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#242e9d linear gradient to complementary #3ac100

  1. #242e9d
  2. #44478d
  3. #525f7c
  4. #58776a
  5. #588f55
  6. #4fa83b
  7. #3ac100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0b2491
  2. #152795
  3. #1d2b99
  4. #242e9d
  5. #2a31a1
  6. #3035a5
  7. #3538a9

Tones

  1. #242e9d
  2. #393693
  3. #473f89
  4. #50477f
  5. #575076
  6. #5d586b
  7. #616161

Tints and Shades

#242e9d to white

  1. #242e9d
  2. #554dae
  3. #7a6ebe
  4. #9d90cf
  5. #beb4df
  6. #ded9ef
  7. #ffffff

#242e9d to black

  1. #242e9d
  2. #242781
  3. #212166
  4. #1d1b4d
  5. #181534
  6. #120c1e
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2370 XGC
      #212b97
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. ★ 2370 C
      #2f2a95
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 272 / 272 Lichtgrau+E.blau 1/1
      #002c9c
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. 55 20 280 / Lavendel 100
      #382ca4
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 5.3%

#242e9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242e9d foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #242e9d">…</p>

#242e9d background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #242e9d">…</p>

#242e9d shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242e9d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2371229
Binary
00100100, 00101110, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#242e9d
LRV
≈ 4.8%
Closest short hex
#239 ΔE = 2.016
RGB
rgb(36, 46, 157)
RGBA
rgba(36, 46, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.151, g: 0.192, b: 0.657
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.177%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14405987 / 0xff242e9d
HSL
hsl(235, 63%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 63%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (235.041), saturation: 77% (0.771), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 235.041, saturation: 77.070%, perceived brightness: 26.129%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.611, S: 80.800, L: 26.047
Cubehelix
H: -127.153, S: 1.202, L: 0.217
TSL
T: -2.749, S: 0.310, L: 0.218
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.771), magenta: 71% (0.707), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.820), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 7.788, Y: 4.763, Z: 32.401
xyY
x: 0.173, y: 0.106, Y: 4.763
CIELab
L: 26.047, a: 35.934, b: -61.029
CIELuv
L: 26.047, u: -7.200, v: -76.320
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 26.047, C: 70.823, H: 300.490
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 26.047, C: 76.658, H: 264.611
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.823, a: 25.512, b: -72.751
CIECAM02
J: 17.953, C: 60.594, h: 264.568, Q: 83.479, M: 52.988, s: 79.671, H: 313.492
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.752, jaune: -11.195, green: 1.176
LMS
L: 2.491, M: 2.802, S: 31.951
YCbCr
Y: 63.822, Cb: 178.209, Cr: 115.729
YCgCo
Y: 71.250, Cg: -25.250, Co: -21.250
YDbDr
Y: 55.664, Db: 152.463, Dr: 37.417
YPbPr
Y: 51.862, Pb: 56.650, Pr: -10.106
xvYCC
Y: 60.540, Cb: 177.763, Cr: 119.123
YIQ
Y: 55.664, I: -41.617, Q: 32.421
YUV
Y: 55.664, U: 49.868, V: -17.251
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 10.328
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.842

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