#242afd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #242afd is composed of 14.1% red, 16.5% green and 99.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.8% cyan, 83.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 0.8% black. It has a hue angle of 238.3 degrees, a saturation of 98.2% and a lightness of 56.7%. #242afd color hex could be obtained by blending #4854ff with #0000fb. Closest websafe color is: #3333ff.

    • R 14
    • G 16
    • B 99
    RGB color chart
    • C 86
    • M 83
    • Y 0
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#242afd color description : Vivid blue.

#242afd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #242afd has RGB values of R:36, G:42, B:253 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.83, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 2370301.

Hex triplet 242afd #242afd
RGB Decimal 36, 42, 253 rgb(36,42,253)
RGB Percent 14.1, 16.5, 99.2 rgb(14.1%,16.5%,99.2%)
CMYK 86, 83, 0, 1
HSL 238.3°, 98.2, 56.7 hsl(238.3,98.2%,56.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 238.3°, 85.8, 99.2
Web Safe 3333ff #3333ff
CIE-LAB 36.217, 68.717, -100.183
XYZ 19.282, 9.121, 93.667
xyY 0.158, 0.075, 9.121
CIE-LCH 36.217, 121.486, 304.447
CIE-LUV 36.217, -10.072, -132.078
Hunter-Lab 30.202, 61.106, -162.741
Binary 00100100, 00101010, 11111101

Color Schemes with #242afd

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Alternatives to #242afd

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#242afd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #242afd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#242afd;}
.background {background-color:#242afd;}
.border {border:1px solid #242afd;}

Shades and Tints of #242afd

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #00010e is the darkest color, while #fafaff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #242afd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8a8a97 is the less saturated color, while #242afd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #242afd is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #404040 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3a3c66 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005bb1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006098 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00676b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0d49cc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0d4cbd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d51a0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population