#242e38 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #242e38 is composed of 14.1% red, 18% green and 22% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 35.7% cyan, 17.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 78% black. It has a hue angle of 210 degrees, a saturation of 21.7% and a lightness of 18%. #242e38 color hex could be obtained by blending #485c70 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 14
    • G 18
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 78
    CMYK color chart

#242e38 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#242e38 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #242e38 has RGB values of R:36, G:46, B:56 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.78. Its decimal value is 2371128.

Hex triplet 242e38 #242e38
RGB Decimal 36, 46, 56 rgb(36,46,56)
RGB Percent 14.1, 18, 22 rgb(14.1%,18%,22%)
CMYK 36, 18, 0, 78
HSL 210°, 21.7, 18 hsl(210,21.7%,18%)
HSV (or HSB) 210°, 35.7, 22
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 18.429, -1.342, -7.776
XYZ 2.418, 2.615, 4.118
xyY 0.264, 0.286, 2.615
CIE-LCH 18.429, 7.891, 260.208
CIE-LUV 18.429, -4.476, -7.789
Hunter-Lab 16.169, -1.601, -3.783
Binary 00100100, 00101110, 00111000

Color Schemes with #242e38

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Alternatives to #242e38

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#242e38 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #242e38

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CSS codes
.text {color:#242e38;}
.background {background-color:#242e38;}
.border {border:1px solid #242e38;}

Shades and Tints of #242e38

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, #050708 is the darkest color, while #fbfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #242e38

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2b2e31 is the less saturated color, while #012e5b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #242e38 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.

  • #2c2c2c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2a2c2e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #353741 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #373643 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2e393d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2f333e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #30333f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2a353b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population