#242b38 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #242b38 is composed of 14.1% red, 16.9% green and 22% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 35.7% cyan, 23.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 78% black. It has a hue angle of 219 degrees, a saturation of 21.7% and a lightness of 18%. #242b38 color hex could be obtained by blending #485670 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 14
    • G 17
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 78
    CMYK color chart

#242b38 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#242b38 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #242b38 has RGB values of R:36, G:43, B:56 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0.78. Its decimal value is 2370360.

Hex triplet 242b38 #242b38
RGB Decimal 36, 43, 56 rgb(36,43,56)
RGB Percent 14.1, 16.9, 22 rgb(14.1%,16.9%,22%)
CMYK 36, 23, 0, 78
HSL 219°, 21.7, 18 hsl(219,21.7%,18%)
HSV (or HSB) 219°, 35.7, 22
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 17.406, 0.738, -9.334
XYZ 2.305, 2.388, 4.081
xyY 0.263, 0.272, 2.388
CIE-LCH 17.406, 9.363, 274.522
CIE-LUV 17.406, -3.347, -9.416
Hunter-Lab 15.454, -0.42, -4.838
Binary 00100100, 00101011, 00111000

Color Schemes with #242b38

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Alternatives to #242b38

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#242b38 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #242b38

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CSS codes
.text {color:#242b38;}
.background {background-color:#242b38;}
.border {border:1px solid #242b38;}

Shades and Tints of #242b38

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, #050608 is the darkest color, while #fbfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #242b38

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2b2d31 is the less saturated color, while #01205b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #242b38 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
  • #292a2d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #323541 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #333442 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2d373b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2d313e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2d313e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2a323a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population