#242b31 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #242b31 is composed of 14.1% red, 16.9% green and 19.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.5% cyan, 12.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 80.8% black. It has a hue angle of 207.7 degrees, a saturation of 15.3% and a lightness of 16.7%. #242b31 color hex could be obtained by blending #485662 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 14
    • G 17
    • B 19
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 81
    CMYK color chart

#242b31 color description : Very dark (mostly black) blue.

#242b31 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #242b31 has RGB values of R:36, G:43, B:49 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.81. Its decimal value is 2370353.

Hex triplet 242b31 #242b31
RGB Decimal 36, 43, 49 rgb(36,43,49)
RGB Percent 14.1, 16.9, 19.2 rgb(14.1%,16.9%,19.2%)
CMYK 27, 12, 0, 81
HSL 207.7°, 15.3, 16.7 hsl(207.7,15.3%,16.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.7°, 26.5, 19.2
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 17.106, -1.385, -4.905
XYZ 2.146, 2.325, 3.241
xyY 0.278, 0.301, 2.325
CIE-LCH 17.106, 5.097, 254.234
CIE-LUV 17.106, -3.158, -4.606
Hunter-Lab 15.246, -1.56, -1.932
Binary 00100100, 00101011, 00110001

Color Schemes with #242b31

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Alternatives to #242b31

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#242b31 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #242b31

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CSS codes
.text {color:#242b31;}
.background {background-color:#242b31;}
.border {border:1px solid #242b31;}

Shades and Tints of #242b31

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, #030304 is the darkest color, while #f7f9f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #242b31

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #272b2e is the less saturated color, while #002e55 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #242b31 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.

  • #2a2a2a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #292a2b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #34343b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #36333c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2f363a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e3137 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2f3038 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2b3236 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population