#242b50 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #242b50 is composed of 14.1% red, 16.9% green and 31.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 55% cyan, 46.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 68.6% black. It has a hue angle of 230.5 degrees, a saturation of 37.9% and a lightness of 22.7%. #242b50 color hex could be obtained by blending #4856a0 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 14
    • G 17
    • B 31
    RGB color chart
    • C 55
    • M 46
    • Y 0
    • K 69
    CMYK color chart

#242b50 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#242b50 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #242b50 has RGB values of R:36, G:43, B:80 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.46, Y:0, K:0.69. Its decimal value is 2370384.

Hex triplet 242b50 #242b50
RGB Decimal 36, 43, 80 rgb(36,43,80)
RGB Percent 14.1, 16.9, 31.4 rgb(14.1%,16.9%,31.4%)
CMYK 55, 46, 0, 69
HSL 230.5°, 37.9, 22.7 hsl(230.5,37.9%,22.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.5°, 55, 31.4
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 18.722, 9.034, -23.714
XYZ 3.039, 2.682, 7.946
xyY 0.222, 0.196, 2.682
CIE-LCH 18.722, 25.377, 290.855
CIE-LUV 18.722, -4.062, -26.445
Hunter-Lab 16.376, 4.467, -17.306
Binary 00100100, 00101011, 01010000

Color Schemes with #242b50

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Alternatives to #242b50

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#242b50 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #242b50

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CSS codes
.text {color:#242b50;}
.background {background-color:#242b50;}
.border {border:1px solid #242b50;}

Shades and Tints of #242b50

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, #06070c is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #242b50

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #36373e is the less saturated color, while #001374 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #242b50 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.

  • #2d2d2d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2b2d34 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #28375a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #223858 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #253b40 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #263256 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #233355 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #243545 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population