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#242ea6 Hex Color Code

#242ea6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242ea6 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242ea6 is comprised of 14.12% red, 18.04% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #242ea6 has a hue of 235° (degrees), 64% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.62 nm.

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

#242ea6 linear gradient to complementary #2bca00

  1. #242ea6
  2. #464995
  3. #546283
  4. #597c70
  5. #57965a
  6. #4bb03f
  7. #2bca00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #062499
  2. #13279d
  3. #1c2ba2
  4. #242ea6
  5. #2b32aa
  6. #3135af
  7. #3739b3

Tones

  1. #242ea6
  2. #3b379b
  3. #4a4091
  4. #544a86
  5. #5b537b
  6. #615c70
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#242ea6 to white

  1. #242ea6
  2. #574db5
  3. #7d6ec5
  4. #9f90d4
  5. #bfb4e2
  6. #dfd9f1
  7. #ffffff

#242ea6 to black

  1. #242ea6
  2. #242788
  3. #22216c
  4. #1e1b50
  5. #191537
  6. #120c1f
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 5.5%

#242ea6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242ea6 foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #242ea6">…</p>

#242ea6 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #242ea6">…</p>

#242ea6 shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242ea6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2371238
Binary
00100100, 00101110, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#242ea6
LRV
≈ 5.1%
Closest short hex
#23a ΔE = 1.636
RGB
rgb(36, 46, 166)
RGBA
rgba(36, 46, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.145, g: 0.185, b: 0.669
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.178%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14405978 / 0xff242ea6
HSL
hsl(235, 64%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 64%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (235.385), saturation: 78% (0.783), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 235.385, saturation: 78.313%, perceived brightness: 27.087%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.767, S: 82.594, L: 26.965
Cubehelix
H: -126.856, S: 1.279, L: 0.220
TSL
T: -2.764, S: 0.321, L: 0.222
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.783), magenta: 72% (0.723), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.820), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 8.585, Y: 5.081, Z: 36.597
xyY
x: 0.171, y: 0.101, Y: 5.081
CIELab
L: 26.965, a: 39.145, b: -64.979
CIELuv
L: 26.965, u: -7.491, v: -81.793
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 26.965, C: 75.860, H: 301.066
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 26.965, C: 82.135, H: 264.767
Hunter-Lab
L: 22.542, a: 28.535, b: -80.480
CIECAM02
J: 18.546, C: 63.497, h: 264.204, Q: 84.846, M: 55.527, s: 80.898, H: 313.299
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.780, jaune: -11.943, green: 1.370
LMS
L: 2.531, M: 2.808, S: 36.085
YCbCr
Y: 64.704, Cb: 182.160, Cr: 115.090
YCgCo
Y: 73.500, Cg: -27.500, Co: -23.500
YDbDr
Y: 56.690, Db: 164.460, Dr: 39.370
YPbPr
Y: 52.510, Pb: 61.150, Pr: -10.520
xvYCC
Y: 61.097, Cb: 181.716, Cr: 118.759
YIQ
Y: 56.690, I: -44.509, Q: 35.222
YUV
Y: 56.690, U: 53.792, V: -18.151
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 12.129
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 4.029

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