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#242f49 Hex Color Code

#242f49 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242f49 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242f49 is comprised of 14.12% red, 18.43% green and 28.63% blue. In the HSL color space #242f49 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 34% saturation and 21% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.37 nm.

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

#242f49 linear gradient to complementary #4d4920

  1. #242f49
  2. #2e3343
  3. #36373c
  4. #3d3b36
  5. #43402f
  6. #484428
  7. #4d4920

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c2841
  2. #1f2a44
  3. #212d46
  4. #242f49
  5. #27314c
  6. #29344e
  7. #2c3651

Tints and Shades

#242f49 to white

  1. #242f49
  2. #454d65
  3. #686d81
  4. #8c909f
  5. #b1b3be
  6. #d7d9de
  7. #ffffff

#242f49 to black

  1. #242f49
  2. #20283d
  3. #1b2132
  4. #171b27
  5. #12141c
  6. #0a0c11
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. AMC

    1. ★ Aladdin Gray
      #242e4a
      ΔE = 0.993 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  2. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Atlantis
      #20304c
      ΔE = 1.205 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Violet
      #252f4c
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Huron Blue
      #202940
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Dark Tourmaline
      #232e45
      ΔE = 1.330 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Blue
      #2e334d
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  5. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B13 Navy Blue
      #28304c
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  6. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Blue Lobelia / A394
      #28324d
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 289 CP
      #21304e
      ΔE = 1.592 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. ★ 533 C
      #202a44
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6986
      #272d44
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ 6980
      #233147
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10947
      #24324a
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Teel Blue
      #1f2f47
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Marlboro Blue
      #1f2e44
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  11. Green Planet Paints

    1. ★ Borealis
      #1f324e
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #233147
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Dominion Blue
      #1e2b4a
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 7020-R80B
      #242c41
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  14. Resene

    1. Crescendo B32-033-265
      #222f44
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Downriver WD011
      #2a344a
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  15. Caparol

    1. 40/18
      #243450
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  16. Focoltone

    1. 3397
      #27344c
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  17. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  18. Duron

    1. Naval
      #273552
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  19. Audi

    1. Santorinblau Pearl / 5J, LZ5K
      #1b3152
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 3.0%

#242f49 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242f49 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #242f49">…</p>

#242f49 background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #242f49">…</p>

#242f49 shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242f49">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2371401
Binary
00100100, 00101111, 01001001
Hexadecimal
#242f49
LRV
≈ 2.9%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 3.162
RGB
rgb(36, 47, 73)
RGBA
rgba(36, 47, 73, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.231, g: 0.301, b: 0.468
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.174%, blue: 0.286%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14405815 / 0xff242f49
HSL
hsl(222, 34%, 21%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 34%, 21%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.162), saturation: 51% (0.507), value: 29% (0.286)
HSP
hue: 222.162, saturation: 50.685%, perceived brightness: 18.773%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.154, S: 48.947, L: 19.594
Cubehelix
H: -139.730, S: 0.374, L: 0.183
TSL
T: -2.193, S: 0.144, L: 0.183
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.507), magenta: 36% (0.356), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 71% (0.714)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.816), yellow: 71% (0.714)
XYZ
X: 2.946, Y: 2.889, Z: 6.704
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.230, Y: 2.889
CIELab
L: 19.594, a: 3.645, b: -17.608
CIELuv
L: 19.594, u: -5.180, v: -19.543
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.594, C: 17.981, H: 281.696
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.594, C: 20.218, H: 255.154
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.997, a: 1.197, b: -11.489
CIECAM02
J: 14.013, C: 23.678, h: 259.582, Q: 73.753, M: 20.706, s: 52.986, H: 310.869
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.290, jaune: -3.090, green: 0.505
LMS
L: 2.311, M: 2.872, S: 6.641
YCbCr
Y: 56.094, Cb: 141.042, Cr: 121.325
YCgCo
Y: 50.750, Cg: -3.750, Co: -0.250
YDbDr
Y: 46.675, Db: 39.608, Dr: 20.305
YPbPr
Y: 46.529, Pb: 14.265, Pr: -6.696
xvYCC
Y: 55.960, Cb: 140.531, Cr: 122.118
YIQ
Y: 46.675, I: -14.906, Q: 5.763
YUV
Y: 46.675, U: 12.955, V: -9.365
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/4 ΔE = 2.282
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 6.799

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