#242aff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #242aff is composed of 14.1% red, 16.5% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85.9% cyan, 83.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 238.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 57.1%. #242aff color hex could be obtained by blending #4854ff with #0000ff. Closest websafe color is: #3333ff.

    • R 14
    • G 16
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 86
    • M 84
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#242aff color description : Vivid blue.

#242aff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #242aff has RGB values of R:36, G:42, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.86, M:0.84, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 2370303.

Hex triplet 242aff #242aff
RGB Decimal 36, 42, 255 rgb(36,42,255)
RGB Percent 14.1, 16.5, 100 rgb(14.1%,16.5%,100%)
CMYK 86, 84, 0, 0
HSL 238.4°, 100, 57.1 hsl(238.4,100%,57.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 238.4°, 85.9, 100
Web Safe 3333ff #3333ff
CIE-LAB 36.46, 69.286, -100.899
XYZ 19.602, 9.25, 95.354
xyY 0.158, 0.074, 9.25
CIE-LCH 36.46, 122.398, 304.477
CIE-LUV 36.46, -10.147, -133.198
Hunter-Lab 30.413, 61.824, -164.603
Binary 00100100, 00101010, 11111111

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Alternatives to #242aff

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#242aff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #242aff

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

Shades and Tints of #242aff

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, #000010 is the darkest color, while #fcfcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #242aff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898a9a is the less saturated color, while #242aff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #242aff 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
  • #005bb2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006199 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00686c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0d49ce Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0d4dbe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d51a1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population