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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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#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 = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
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      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
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      #0032a0
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    1. Stormy Bay B5-B1-2
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      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Unforgettable Experience P1-C1-3
      #403098
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 5.5%

#242ea6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242ea6 foreground

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

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #242ea6">…</p>

#242ea6 background

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #242ea6">…</p>

#242ea6 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<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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