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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.

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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 / #fff

#243b8e to black

  1. #243b8e
  2. #223275
  3. #20295d
  4. #1c2046
  5. #161830
  6. #100e1c
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 1.092 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. S 3065-R90B
      #00408b
      ΔE = 3.895 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Azure
      #283c89
      ΔE = 1.163 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Blue
      #1b357e
      ΔE = 3.826 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  3. Alcro

    1. ★ Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Stormnatt
      #003a81
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 3423
      #00469b
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 287
      #003896
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. 294
      #003882
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 6527
      #313b7f
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  7. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Stormy Blue (018)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Ultra Marine Blue (022)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 3.571 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  8. Rackham

    1. Migol Blue (5)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Wizard Blue (7)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 3.571 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  9. Old Citadel

    1. Storm Blue
      #27357e
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Ultramarine Blue
      #29397b
      ΔE = 3.571 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  10. Reaper Master

    1. Ritterlich Blue (9115)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Ultramarine Highlight (9189)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 3.571 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  11. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Blue (925)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Ultramarine (839)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 3.571 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  12. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 56 - Blue
      #2e3c7d
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. Perfect Blue
      #014293
      ΔE = 3.446 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1d4591
      ΔE = 4.249 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  14. Testors

    1. Testors 2511C
      #003c87
      ΔE = 3.551 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  15. Volkswagen

    1. Jazz Blue
      #163780
      ΔE = 3.587 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  16. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 3.623 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Honorable Blue
      #01377d
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  17. Plascon

    1. Drew B4-B1-2
      #003498
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Angela bay B3-A1-2
      #0044a4
      ΔE = 4.348 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  18. Dupont

    1. CAS687
      #433c85
      ΔE = 4.040 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. Evening Magic
      #343c79
      ΔE = 4.094 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Georgian Court
      #3e3a74
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10441
      #004391
      ΔE = 4.099 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. CF10461
      #3f3581
      ΔE = 4.157 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  21. Caparol

    1. Friesenbla / Friesenblau
      #004494
      ΔE = 4.170 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 50 18 260 / Lazur 105
      #1c3088
      ΔE = 4.335 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-a4
      #003d85
      ΔE = 4.208 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. 38-b3
      #443784
      ΔE = 4.507 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  23. Resene

    1. Jacksons Purple V42-096-285
      #3d3f7d
      ΔE = 4.375 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Vroom B49-093-279
      #353d75
      ΔE = 5.050 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  24. Chrysler

    1. Impact Blue
      #0c4593
      ΔE = 4.466 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. Brilliant Blue
      #1a3978
      ΔE = 5.170 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  25. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 4.705 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  26. Liebherr

    1. Blau / KM724
      #073181
      ΔE = 4.932 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  27. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25056
      #253475
      ΔE = 4.970 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  28. Berger

    1. Georgian Court / 7213
      #3e3a74
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. Georgian Court / 7213
      #3e3a74
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  30. AMC

    1. Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 7.2%

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#243b8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#243b8e foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #243b8e">…</p>

#243b8e background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #243b8e">…</p>

#243b8e shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<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: 14.118%, yellow: 21.529%, blue: 55.686%
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
YCoCg
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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