#243e42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #243e42 is composed of 14.1% red, 24.3% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 45.5% cyan, 6.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 188 degrees, a saturation of 29.4% and a lightness of 20%. #243e42 color hex could be obtained by blending #487c84 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 14
    • G 24
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 45
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#243e42 color description : Very dark desaturated cyan.

#243e42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #243e42 has RGB values of R:36, G:62, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.45, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 2375234.

Hex triplet 243e42 #243e42
RGB Decimal 36, 62, 66 rgb(36,62,66)
RGB Percent 14.1, 24.3, 25.9 rgb(14.1%,24.3%,25.9%)
CMYK 45, 6, 0, 74
HSL 188°, 29.4, 20 hsl(188,29.4%,20%)
HSV (or HSB) 188°, 45.5, 25.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 24.365, -8.704, -5.598
XYZ 3.433, 4.213, 5.786
xyY 0.256, 0.314, 4.213
CIE-LCH 24.365, 10.349, 212.747
CIE-LUV 24.365, -10.877, -5.341
Hunter-Lab 20.527, -6.066, -2.345
Binary 00100100, 00111110, 01000010

Color Schemes with #243e42

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Alternatives to #243e42

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#243e42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #243e42

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CSS codes
.text {color:#243e42;}
.background {background-color:#243e42;}
.border {border:1px solid #243e42;}

Shades and Tints of #243e42

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, #010203 is the darkest color, while #f5f9f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #243e42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #303536 is the less saturated color, while #015865 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #243e42 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.

  • #373737 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #333839 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #434349 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #45424d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2f474d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #384146 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #394049 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2b4449 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population