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Volkswagen Cobalt Blue / #242f37 Hex Color Code

#242f37 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242f37 is a dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #242f37 is comprised of 14.12% red, 18.43% green and 21.57% blue. In the HSL color space #242f37 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 21% saturation and 18% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.68 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1d2830
  2. #1f2a32
  3. #222d35
  4. #242f37
  5. #263139
  6. #29343c
  7. #2b363e

Tints and Shades

#242f37 to white

  1. #242f37
  2. #444d54
  3. #666e74
  4. #8a9095
  5. #afb4b7
  6. #d7d9da
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#242f37 to black

  1. #242f37
  2. #1f282f
  3. #1b2126
  4. #161b1f
  5. #111417
  6. #090c0e
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Chantal Blue
      #242f38
      ΔE = 0.582 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Vagabond Blue
      #262e3b
      ΔE = 3.265 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  2. Ressource Peintures

    1. ★ Charbon / SL07
      #242d34
      ΔE = 1.099 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. ★ Noir Encre / I02
      #1f2d38
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Dark Knight B31-014-247
      #232d36
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Double Tuna N34-006-262
      #2f3237
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Byram Blue
      #242f39
      ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Aquamarine Fleet
      #122d34
      ΔE = 5.023 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10946
      #273039
      ΔE = 1.197 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. CF10945
      #29303f
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7547
      #212e38
      ΔE = 1.284 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 532
      #292b36
      ΔE = 4.129 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Arrowhead Blue
      #222d37
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Estate Green
      #212c2e
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  8. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS920
      #283238
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. ★ CAS936
      #2b3239
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  9. Audi

    1. ★ Indigo Pearl / C2
      #22313c
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Phantom Black Pearl / L8, L8L8, L8PA, L8PW, L8SF, L8SW, LZ9Y
      #2d3134
      ΔE = 3.554 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Œil de dragon
      #29333a
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Orbite sombre
      #26343e
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. Cracked Pepper
      #29353d
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. Blue Dusk W30B
      #31343c
      ΔE = 4.146 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  12. Tollens

    1. T2020-6
      #1d2a31
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Cartouche | EE203
      #2e3031
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  13. Alcro

    1. Uranus
      #202f3c
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Racing
      #242e2f
      ΔE = 4.260 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 8010-R90B
      #252a32
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. S 8005-R80B
      #313035
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  15. Caparol

    1. 38/20
      #242c38
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. 4331
      #242830
      ΔE = 3.693 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  16. Bentley

    1. French Grey / 9561065
      #2c2f34
      ΔE = 3.026 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  17. Duron

    1. Greenblack
      #292e31
      ΔE = 3.109 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  18. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 C 40 - Black
      #27363d
      ΔE = 3.286 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  19. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.816 #105
      #2e3136
      ΔE = 3.334 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Vallejo 70.994 #166
      #2a2d2f
      ΔE = 3.916 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  20. Brillux

    1. 69.06.36
      #212c2f
      ΔE = 3.410 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. 81.03.33
      #222e2e
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  21. Flügger

    1. Sort Nat (U-754)
      #2c2f32
      ΔE = 3.542 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Blue Shade 5 (IN-734)
      #303337
      ΔE = 4.000 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  22. Dulux Australia

    1. Royal Blue / G29
      #2e313b
      ΔE = 3.703 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Colorbond® Night Sky / O15
      #2e2e2f
      ΔE = 5.008 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  23. Farrow & Ball

    1. Hague Blue / 30
      #2c3437
      ΔE = 3.733 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. Off-Black / 57
      #313639
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  24. Volkswagen

    1. Classic Green
      #253336
      ΔE = 3.736 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Grean Pearl
      #193136
      ΔE = 4.682 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  25. Colortrend

    1. Inkwell
      #242b38
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  26. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 27038
      #2b2d30
      ΔE = 3.785 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Federal Standard 15042
      #2d373d
      ΔE = 3.862 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Anchors Aweigh - 9179
      #2b3441
      ΔE = 3.992 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. Black of Night - 6993
      #323639
      ΔE = 4.912 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  28. AMC

    1. Midnight Blue
      #242832
      ΔE = 4.013 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Dark Blue
      #1f3342
      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  29. Caran d'Ache

    1. 508 Payne's Gray
      #2d2f3a
      ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  30. Magnolia Home

    1. Blackboard / JG-05
      #31343a
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  31. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B62 Midnight Blue
      #292a33
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  32. Behr

    1. Blackbird ECC-23-3
      #2f3540
      ΔE = 4.214 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. Jet Black ECC-10-2
      #2d2e2f
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  33. RAL

    1. RAL 7021 / Black Grey
      #2f3234
      ΔE = 4.320 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. RAL 5008 / Grey Blue
      #2b3a44
      ΔE = 4.981 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  34. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blackwatch Green 19-17
      #2a3233
      ΔE = 4.331 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  35. Paint & Paper Library

    1. Plimsoll
      #2e3742
      ΔE = 4.367 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  36. FolkArt

    1. Wrought Iron / 925
      #2a2d2e
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  37. Sikkens

    1. R0.20.15
      #1d353c
      ΔE = 4.445 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Q0.05.10
      #272d2d
      ΔE = 4.824 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  38. Matthews Paint

    1. Rodin Patina Met. / 19962
      #2f3436
      ΔE = 4.452 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  39. BMW

    1. Atlanticblau Matt / F23
      #132a33
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  40. Bugatti

    1. Bugatti Light Blue / SGK65214
      #153038
      ΔE = 4.482 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  41. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 164A Black Night
      #2c3334
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  42. Benjamin Moore

    1. Black / PM-9
      #2a2c2d
      ΔE = 4.596 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  43. Crown Diamond

    1. 7318-83 Pluto
      #323437
      ΔE = 4.771 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  44. Beckers

    1. Synth 541 / S 8003-R94B
      #323139
      ΔE = 4.909 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Tjärn 814 / S 7910-B28G
      #313843
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  45. Loop

    1. Limassol / LP-223
      #1d2e3f
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  46. Levis

    1. Atl Denim A2
      #2c3241
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Infinity
      #303031
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  47. Dulux

    1. Black Opal / 66BB 06/077
      #2c3241
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  48. Lascaux

    1. Carbon black / 181
      #1a3640
      ΔE = 5.020 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  49. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5354 B
      #31393e
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  50. Coo-Var

    1. Black
      #2f2f30
      ΔE = 5.053 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Black
      #2b2b2c
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  51. Tata

    1. Miraj Blue / 517
      #102d3b
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 2.3%

#242f37 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242f37 foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #242f37">…</p>

#242f37 background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #242f37">…</p>

#242f37 shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242f37">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2371383
Binary
00100100, 00101111, 00110111
Hexadecimal
#242f37
LRV
≈ 2.7%
Closest short hex
#234 ΔE = 4.476
RGB
rgb(36, 47, 55)
RGBA
rgba(36, 47, 55, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.341, b: 0.399
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 16.850%, blue: 21.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14405833 / 0xff242f37
HSL
hsl(205, 21%, 18%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 21%, 18%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.263), saturation: 35% (0.345), value: 22% (0.216)
HSP
hue: 205.263, saturation: 34.545%, perceived brightness: 17.665%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.377, S: 38.030, L: 18.730
Cubehelix
H: -159.621, S: 0.186, L: 0.175
TSL
T: -2.061, S: 0.098, L: 0.175
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.345), magenta: 15% (0.145), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 78% (0.784)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.816), yellow: 78% (0.784)
XYZ
X: 2.433, Y: 2.684, Z: 4.004
xyY
x: 0.267, y: 0.294, Y: 2.684
CIELab
L: 18.730, a: -2.334, b: -6.625
CIELuv
L: 18.730, u: -4.844, v: -6.518
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.730, C: 7.024, H: 250.596
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.730, C: 8.121, H: 233.377
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.382, a: -2.155, b: -3.022
CIECAM02
J: 13.492, C: 12.411, h: 236.283, Q: 72.369, M: 10.853, s: 38.725, H: 298.578
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.147, jaune: -1.140, green: 0.741
LMS
L: 2.286, M: 2.868, S: 3.981
YCbCr
Y: 54.330, Cb: 133.140, Cr: 122.603
YCoCg
Y: 46.250, Cg: 0.750, Co: 4.250
YDbDr
Y: 44.623, Db: 15.614, Dr: 16.399
YPbPr
Y: 45.233, Pb: 5.265, Pr: -5.868
xvYCC
Y: 54.847, Cb: 132.625, Cr: 122.845
YIQ
Y: 44.623, I: -9.123, Q: 0.163
YUV
Y: 44.623, U: 5.107, V: -7.565
Munsell Color System
10B 2/2 ΔE = 2.478
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 1.934

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