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#242f6d Hex Color Code

#242f6d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242f6d is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242f6d is comprised of 14.12% red, 18.43% green and 42.75% blue. In the HSL color space #242f6d has a hue of 231° (degrees), 50% saturation and 28% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.01 nm.

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#242f6d linear gradient to complementary #699100

  1. #242f6d
  2. #3c3e62
  3. #4b4e57
  4. #565e4a
  5. #5e6f3b
  6. #648028
  7. #699100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #182763
  2. #1c2a67
  3. #202c6a
  4. #242f6d
  5. #283270
  6. #2b3573
  7. #2f3777

Tones

  1. #242f6d
  2. #2e3367
  3. #363761
  4. #3c3c5b
  5. #414055
  6. #45454f
  7. #494949

Tints and Shades

#242f6d to white

  1. #242f6d
  2. #4b4d84
  3. #6f6d9c
  4. #9290b4
  5. #b6b3cd
  6. #dad9e6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#242f6d to black

  1. #242f6d
  2. #21285a
  3. #1d2148
  4. #191b37
  5. #141427
  6. #0d0c17
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Lapis Blue
      #222f71
      ΔE = 0.921 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3581 C
      #22326e
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
    2. P 100-8 C
      #322c69
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #1a3073
      ΔE = 1.435 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. ★ Blue
      #282c70
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  4. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15056
      #253273
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 25056
      #253475
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-6
      #1d2e69
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6864
      #2e2f67
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. ★ 6623
      #2c336b
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  7. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Deep Blue
      #132c6f
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Cornat Blue
      #0d2c74
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Confidante B34-064-281
      #233167
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4055-R70B
      #2c2a6c
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  10. Freightliner

    1. Blue / N0060
      #002f72
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  11. Kenworth USA

    1. Blue / N0060
      #002f72
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #16317b
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  13. Volvo

    1. Azur Blue / 1613
      #003173
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 3.4%

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#242f6d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242f6d foreground

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

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #242f6d">…</p>

#242f6d background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #242f6d">…</p>

#242f6d shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242f6d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2371437
Binary
00100100, 00101111, 01101101
Hexadecimal
#242f6d
LRV
≈ 3.5%
Closest short hex
#237 ΔE = 2.194
RGB
rgb(36, 47, 109)
RGBA
rgba(36, 47, 109, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.188, g: 0.245, b: 0.568
RYB
red: 14.118%, yellow: 17.866%, blue: 42.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14405779 / 0xff242f6d
HSL
hsl(231, 50%, 28%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 50%, 28%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.959), saturation: 67% (0.670), value: 43% (0.427)
HSP
hue: 230.959, saturation: 66.972%, perceived brightness: 21.617%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.417, S: 66.742, L: 21.987
Cubehelix
H: -130.836, S: 0.745, L: 0.198
TSL
T: -2.575, S: 0.229, L: 0.199
CMYK
cyan: 67% (0.670), magenta: 57% (0.569), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 57% (0.573)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.816), yellow: 57% (0.573)
XYZ
X: 4.503, Y: 3.512, Z: 14.906
xyY
x: 0.196, y: 0.153, Y: 3.512
CIELab
L: 21.987, a: 17.191, b: -37.581
CIELuv
L: 21.987, u: -6.019, v: -45.206
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 21.987, C: 41.327, H: 294.580
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 21.987, C: 45.605, H: 262.417
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.740, a: 10.101, b: -34.041
CIECAM02
J: 15.448, C: 42.212, h: 265.413, Q: 77.438, M: 36.914, s: 69.043, H: 313.944
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.531, jaune: -6.775, green: 0.489
LMS
L: 2.388, M: 2.884, S: 14.719
YCbCr
Y: 59.622, Cb: 156.846, Cr: 118.769
YCgCo
Y: 59.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: -9.250
YDbDr
Y: 50.779, Db: 87.596, Dr: 28.117
YPbPr
Y: 49.121, Pb: 32.265, Pr: -8.352
xvYCC
Y: 58.186, Cb: 156.343, Cr: 120.663
YIQ
Y: 50.779, I: -26.471, Q: 16.964
YUV
Y: 50.779, U: 28.651, V: -12.966
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 0.969
Brand Color
Booking.com ΔE = 3.828

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