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#242f9d Hex Color Code

#242f9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #242f9d is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #242f9d is comprised of 14.12% red, 18.43% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #242f9d has a hue of 235° (degrees), 63% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.94 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#242f9d linear gradient to complementary #3fc100

  1. #242f9d
  2. #44478d
  3. #535f7c
  4. #59776a
  5. #599055
  6. #52a83b
  7. #3fc100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0b2591
  2. #152895
  3. #1d2c99
  4. #242f9d
  5. #2a32a1
  6. #3036a5
  7. #3539aa

Tones

  1. #242f9d
  2. #393793
  3. #464089
  4. #50487f
  5. #575076
  6. #5d596b
  7. #616161

Tints and Shades

#242f9d to white

  1. #242f9d
  2. #554eae
  3. #7a6ebe
  4. #9d91cf
  5. #beb4df
  6. #ded9ef
  7. #ffffff

#242f9d to black

  1. #242f9d
  2. #242881
  3. #212266
  4. #1d1b4c
  5. #181534
  6. #120c1e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2370 C
      #2f2a95
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. ★ 286
      #0033ab
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 272 / 272 Lichtgrau+E.blau 1/1
      #002c9c
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. 55 20 280 / Lavendel 100
      #382ca4
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  3. Plascon

    1. Unforgettable Experience P1-C1-3
      #403098
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 5.5%

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#242f9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#242f9d foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #242f9d">…</p>

#242f9d background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #242f9d">…</p>

#242f9d shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #242f9d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2371485
Binary
00100100, 00101111, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#242f9d
LRV
≈ 4.8%
Closest short hex
#239 ΔE = 1.715
RGB
rgb(36, 47, 157)
RGBA
rgba(36, 47, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.150, g: 0.196, b: 0.654
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.181%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14405731 / 0xff242f9d
HSL
hsl(235, 63%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 63%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.545), saturation: 77% (0.771), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 234.545, saturation: 77.070%, perceived brightness: 26.290%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.463, S: 80.936, L: 26.279
Cubehelix
H: -127.585, S: 1.187, L: 0.219
TSL
T: -2.728, S: 0.307, L: 0.221
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.771), magenta: 70% (0.701), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 82% (0.816), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 7.828, Y: 4.842, Z: 32.414
xyY
x: 0.174, y: 0.107, Y: 4.842
CIELab
L: 26.279, a: 35.304, b: -60.648
CIELuv
L: 26.279, u: -7.389, v: -76.221
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 26.279, C: 70.175, H: 300.204
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 26.279, C: 76.578, H: 264.463
Hunter-Lab
L: 22.004, a: 24.995, b: -71.938
CIECAM02
J: 18.124, C: 60.414, h: 264.417, Q: 83.875, M: 52.831, s: 79.365, H: 313.412
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.744, jaune: -11.117, green: 1.187
LMS
L: 2.552, M: 2.909, S: 31.965
YCbCr
Y: 64.326, Cb: 177.918, Cr: 115.361
YCgCo
Y: 71.750, Cg: -24.750, Co: -21.250
YDbDr
Y: 56.251, Db: 151.580, Dr: 38.533
YPbPr
Y: 52.577, Pb: 56.265, Pr: -10.560
xvYCC
Y: 61.154, Cb: 177.425, Cr: 118.724
YIQ
Y: 56.251, I: -41.892, Q: 31.899
YUV
Y: 56.251, U: 49.579, V: -17.766
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 10.286
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.540

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