#242fbb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #242fbb is composed of 14.1% red, 18.4% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 80.7% cyan, 74.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 235.6 degrees, a saturation of 67.7% and a lightness of 43.7%. #242fbb color hex could be obtained by blending #485eff with #000077. Closest websafe color is: #3333cc.

    • R 14
    • G 18
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 81
    • M 75
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#242fbb color description : Strong blue.

#242fbb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #242fbb has RGB values of R:36, G:47, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.75, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 2371515.

Hex triplet 242fbb #242fbb
RGB Decimal 36, 47, 187 rgb(36,47,187)
RGB Percent 14.1, 18.4, 73.3 rgb(14.1%,18.4%,73.3%)
CMYK 81, 75, 0, 27
HSL 235.6°, 67.7, 43.7 hsl(235.6,67.7%,43.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 235.6°, 80.7, 73.3
Web Safe 3333cc #3333cc
CIE-LAB 29.4, 45.825, -73.518
XYZ 10.712, 5.995, 47.604
xyY 0.167, 0.093, 5.995
CIE-LCH 29.4, 86.63, 301.936
CIE-LUV 29.4, -8.347, -94.291
Hunter-Lab 24.485, 35.242, -98.131
Binary 00100100, 00101111, 10111011

Color Schemes with #242fbb

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Alternatives to #242fbb

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#242fbb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #242fbb

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

Shades and Tints of #242fbb

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, #010206 is the darkest color, while #f5f5fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #242fbb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #696a76 is the less saturated color, while #0212dd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #242fbb 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.

  • #3c3c3c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #373955 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004c95 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005181 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00565a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0d41a2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0d4496 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d487d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population