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Natural Color System / NCS S 6030-R80B / #242f50 Hex Color Code

#242f50 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242f50 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242f50 is comprised of 14.12% red, 18.43% green and 31.37% blue. In the HSL color space #242f50 has a hue of 225° (degrees), 38% saturation and 23% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.69 nm.

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  1. Man comforting his sad mourning friend
  2. Dramatic stormy dark cloudy sky, natural photo background
  3. Recessing tide and sunset

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#242f50 linear gradient to complementary #57591b

  1. #242f50
  2. #313549
  3. #3b3c41
  4. #444339
  5. #4b4a30
  6. #515227
  7. #57591b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1c2848
  2. #1e2a4a
  3. #212d4d
  4. #242f50
  5. #273253
  6. #2a3456
  7. #2c3758

Tones

  1. #242f50
  2. #29314c
  3. #2d3349
  4. #313445
  5. #343641
  6. #37383e
  7. #3a3a3a

Tints and Shades

#242f50 to white

  1. #242f50
  2. #464d6b
  3. #696d87
  4. #8d90a4
  5. #b2b3c1
  6. #d8d9e0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#242f50 to black

  1. #242f50
  2. #202843
  3. #1c2136
  4. #171b2a
  5. #12141e
  6. #0b0c13
  7. #000000 / #000

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  2. Pantone / PMS

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      ΔE = 1.174 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
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    1. ★ B13 Navy Blue
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      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
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      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
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    1. S 5540-R90B
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      #142c50
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
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    1. T2008-5
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      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
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      ΔE = 5.065 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
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    1. U3.28.15 (RAL 5013)
      #1c3454
      ΔE = 3.320 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
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      ΔE = 4.236 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
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      ΔE = 4.487 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
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      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
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    1. 45 9 240 / Pacific 40
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      ΔE = 4.573 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
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      #2c2850
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
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      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
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      #003053
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
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    1. Blue / N0081
      #003053
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 2.7%

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#242f50 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242f50 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #242f50">…</p>

#242f50 background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #242f50">…</p>

#242f50 shadow

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242f50">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2371408
Binary
00100100, 00101111, 01010000
Hexadecimal
#242f50
LRV
≈ 3.0%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 1.952
RGB
rgb(36, 47, 80)
RGBA
rgba(36, 47, 80, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.221, g: 0.288, b: 0.491
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 17.569%, blue: 31.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14405808 / 0xff242f50
HSL
hsl(225, 38%, 23%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 38%, 23%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.000), saturation: 55% (0.550), value: 31% (0.314)
HSP
hue: 225.000, saturation: 55.000%, perceived brightness: 19.267%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.810, S: 52.915, L: 19.992
Cubehelix
H: -136.722, S: 0.449, L: 0.186
TSL
T: -2.315, S: 0.163, L: 0.186
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.550), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 69% (0.686)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.816), yellow: 69% (0.686)
XYZ
X: 3.192, Y: 2.987, Z: 7.996
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.211, Y: 2.987
CIELab
L: 19.992, a: 6.171, b: -21.699
CIELuv
L: 19.992, u: -5.327, v: -24.659
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.992, C: 22.559, H: 285.875
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.992, C: 25.228, H: 257.810
Hunter-Lab
L: 17.283, a: 2.717, b: -15.333
CIECAM02
J: 14.251, C: 27.754, h: 262.216, Q: 74.377, M: 24.270, s: 57.124, H: 312.247
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.342, jaune: -3.834, green: 0.455
LMS
L: 2.323, M: 2.874, S: 7.914
YCbCr
Y: 56.780, Cb: 144.115, Cr: 120.828
YCoCg
Y: 52.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: -2.000
YDbDr
Y: 47.473, Db: 48.939, Dr: 21.824
YPbPr
Y: 47.033, Pb: 17.765, Pr: -7.018
xvYCC
Y: 56.393, Cb: 143.605, Cr: 121.835
YIQ
Y: 47.473, I: -17.155, Q: 7.941
YUV
Y: 47.473, U: 16.007, V: -10.065
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/6 ΔE = 2.588
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.189

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