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#243b8e Hex Color Code

#243b8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #243b8e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #243b8e is comprised of 14.12% red, 23.14% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #243b8e has a hue of 227° (degrees), 60% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.1 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#243b8e linear gradient to complementary #7cb200

  1. #243b8e
  2. #474d80
  3. #5a6070
  4. #687460
  5. #71884d
  6. #789d35
  7. #7cb200

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0e3081
  2. #173485
  3. #1e378a
  4. #243b8e
  5. #2a3f92
  6. #2f4297
  7. #34469b

Tones

  1. #243b8e
  2. #354085
  3. #40457d
  4. #494a74
  5. #4f4f6b
  6. #555462
  7. #595959

Tints and Shades

#243b8e to white

  1. #243b8e
  2. #5158a1
  3. #7676b3
  4. #9897c6
  5. #bab8d9
  6. #dcdbec
  7. #ffffff

#243b8e to black

  1. #243b8e
  2. #223275
  3. #20295d
  4. #1c2046
  5. #161830
  6. #100e1c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 1.092 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Azure
      #283c89
      ΔE = 1.163 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. ★ Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3435
      #1b3892
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. ★ 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  4. Alcro

    1. ★ Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Reflex Blue CP
      #263f8c
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. ★ 661 XGC
      #003d92
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Winter Storm B3-B1-2
      #003c90
      ΔE = 2.013 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. Haleys Cove B6-D1-3
      #303c80
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 6527
      #313b7f
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  9. Chrysler

    1. Canyon Blue
      #153d88
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 5.3%

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#243b8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#243b8e foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #243b8e">…</p>

#243b8e background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #243b8e">…</p>

#243b8e shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #243b8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2374542
Binary
00100100, 00111011, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#243b8e
LRV
≈ 5.5%
Closest short hex
#238 ΔE = 3.099
RGB
rgb(36, 59, 142)
RGBA
rgba(36, 59, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.152, g: 0.249, b: 0.599
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.215%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14402674 / 0xff243b8e
HSL
hsl(227, 60%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 60%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.981), saturation: 75% (0.746), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 226.981, saturation: 74.648%, perceived brightness: 26.969%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.312, S: 79.809, L: 27.994
Cubehelix
H: -134.699, S: 0.910, L: 0.240
TSL
T: -2.401, S: 0.268, L: 0.242
CMYK
cyan: 75% (0.746), magenta: 58% (0.585), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 86% (0.859), magenta: 77% (0.769), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 7.172, Y: 5.455, Z: 26.261
xyY
x: 0.184, y: 0.140, Y: 5.455
CIELab
L: 27.994, a: 21.659, b: -48.641
CIELuv
L: 27.994, u: -9.771, v: -63.947
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 27.994, C: 53.245, H: 294.002
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 27.994, C: 64.689, H: 261.312
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.356, a: 13.940, b: -50.313
CIECAM02
J: 19.521, C: 52.439, h: 261.722, Q: 87.049, M: 45.857, s: 72.581, H: 311.987
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.583, jaune: -8.784, green: 1.219
LMS
L: 3.335, M: 4.374, S: 25.921
YCbCr
Y: 68.904, Cb: 167.841, Cr: 112.010
YCgCo
Y: 74.000, Cg: -15.000, Co: -17.500
YDbDr
Y: 61.585, Db: 120.989, Dr: 48.670
YPbPr
Y: 60.077, Pb: 44.145, Pr: -15.318
xvYCC
Y: 67.596, Cb: 166.778, Cr: 114.544
YIQ
Y: 61.585, I: -40.366, Q: 20.961
YUV
Y: 61.585, U: 39.573, V: -22.446
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 6.375
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 2.424

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