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#242f5d Hex Color Code

#242f5d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242f5d is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242f5d is comprised of 14.12% red, 18.43% green and 36.47% blue. In the HSL color space #242f5d has a hue of 228° (degrees), 44% saturation and 25% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.77 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#242f5d linear gradient to complementary #6e8100

  1. #242f5d
  2. #393b54
  3. #48484a
  4. #54563f
  5. #5e6432
  6. #667222
  7. #6e8100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1a2754
  2. #1e2a57
  3. #212c5a
  4. #242f5d
  5. #273260
  6. #2a3463
  7. #2d3766

Tones

  1. #242f5d
  2. #2b3258
  3. #313554
  4. #36384f
  5. #3a3b4b
  6. #3e3e46
  7. #414141

Tints and Shades

#242f5d to white

  1. #242f5d
  2. #484d76
  3. #6b6d90
  4. #8f90ab
  5. #b3b3c6
  6. #d9d9e2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#242f5d to black

  1. #242f5d
  2. #20284d
  3. #1c213e
  4. #181b30
  5. #131422
  6. #0c0c15
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ V4.31.15 (RAL 5022)
      #272e5a
      ΔE = 0.852 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. ★ V3.35.14
      #273260
      ΔE = 1.340 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  2. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15052
      #1f2f60
      ΔE = 0.985 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10948
      #263264
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Copenhagen Blue
      #223361
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. Scuba Blue
      #213468
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6891
      #2e305d
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. 6670
      #263565
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Aviator B33-064-279
      #2a3057
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. Confidante B34-064-281
      #233167
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Melina Blue
      #1f2a58
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Blue
      #2b2b59
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4550-R80B
      #1a2c61
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. S 5040-R70B
      #302f60
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  9. Volkswagen

    1. Enzian Blue
      #1a2e58
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2112 CP
      #2a3065
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. 654
      #0f3063
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  11. Focoltone

    1. 3401
      #233468
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. Night Shift
      #2e335a
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  13. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B12 Royal Blue
      #2c3563
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  14. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  15. Chrysler

    1. Hyacinth Blue
      #213567
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  16. Crown Paint

    1. Oxford Blue
      #1e3564
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 3.7%

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#242f5d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242f5d foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #242f5d">…</p>

#242f5d background

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #242f5d">…</p>

#242f5d shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242f5d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2371421
Binary
00100100, 00101111, 01011101
Hexadecimal
#242f5d
LRV
≈ 3.2%
Closest short hex
#236 ΔE = 2.173
RGB
rgb(36, 47, 93)
RGBA
rgba(36, 47, 93, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.205, g: 0.267, b: 0.528
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 17.734%, blue: 36.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14405795 / 0xff242f5d
HSL
hsl(228, 44%, 25%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 44%, 25%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.421), saturation: 61% (0.613), value: 36% (0.365)
HSP
hue: 228.421, saturation: 61.290%, perceived brightness: 20.264%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.621, S: 59.659, L: 20.821
Cubehelix
H: -133.270, S: 0.584, L: 0.191
TSL
T: -2.464, S: 0.194, L: 0.192
CMYK
cyan: 61% (0.613), magenta: 49% (0.495), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 64% (0.635)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.816), yellow: 64% (0.635)
XYZ
X: 3.719, Y: 3.198, Z: 10.775
xyY
x: 0.210, y: 0.181, Y: 3.198
CIELab
L: 20.821, a: 11.040, b: -29.025
CIELuv
L: 20.821, u: -5.622, v: -34.035
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 20.821, C: 31.054, H: 290.824
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 20.821, C: 34.497, H: 260.621
Hunter-Lab
L: 17.883, a: 5.827, b: -23.205
CIECAM02
J: 14.747, C: 34.679, h: 264.548, Q: 75.658, M: 30.326, s: 63.311, H: 313.482
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.433, jaune: -5.183, green: 0.425
LMS
L: 2.349, M: 2.878, S: 10.651
YCbCr
Y: 58.054, Cb: 149.822, Cr: 119.905
YCgCo
Y: 55.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: -5.250
YDbDr
Y: 48.955, Db: 66.268, Dr: 24.645
YPbPr
Y: 47.969, Pb: 24.265, Pr: -7.616
xvYCC
Y: 57.197, Cb: 149.315, Cr: 121.310
YIQ
Y: 48.955, I: -21.331, Q: 11.986
YUV
Y: 48.955, U: 21.675, V: -11.365
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/8 ΔE = 2.334
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 3.926

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