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#252742 Hex Color Code

#252742 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #252742 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #252742 is comprised of 14.51% red, 15.29% green and 25.88% blue. In the HSL color space #252742 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 28% saturation and 20% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.64 nm.

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#252742 linear gradient to complementary #444d1a

  1. #252742
  2. #2d2d3c
  3. #333337
  4. #383930
  5. #3d402a
  6. #414623
  7. #444d1a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1f213b
  2. #21233e
  3. #232540
  4. #252742
  5. #272944
  6. #292b46
  7. #2c2d49

Tints and Shades

#252742 to White

  1. #252742
  2. #46465e
  3. #68677c
  4. #8b8b9b
  5. #b1b0bc
  6. #d7d7dd
  7. #ffffff

#252742 to Black

  1. #252742
  2. #202238
  3. #1c1c2d
  4. #171724
  5. #12111a
  6. #0a0910
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Estorilblau Kristall Metallic / K0K0, K0PA, K0PW, LX5P
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      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  11. RAL

    1. RAL 5013 / Cobalt blue
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      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 7020-R70B
      #2b2b40
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 2.6%

#252742 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#252742 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #252742">…</p>

#252742 background

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="background-color: #252742">…</p>

#252742 shadow

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #252742">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2434882
Binary
00100101, 00100111, 01000010
Hexadecimal
#252742
LRV
≈ 2.2%
Closest short hex
#224 ΔE = 3.192
RGB
rgb(37, 39, 66)
RGBA
rgba(37, 39, 66, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.261, g: 0.275, b: 0.465
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.152%, blue: 0.259%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14342334 / 0xff252742
HSL
hsl(236, 28%, 20%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 28%%, 20%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.862), saturation: 44% (0.439), value: 26% (0.259)
HSP
hue: 235.862, saturation: 43.939%, perceived brightness: 16.632%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.769, S: 32.160, L: 16.688
Cubehelix
H: -126.447, S: 0.362, L: 0.162
TSL
T: -2.783, S: 0.125, L: 0.163
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.439), magenta: 41% (0.409), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 74% (0.741)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 85% (0.847), yellow: 74% (0.741)
XYZ
X: 2.472, Y: 2.238, Z: 5.455
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.220, Y: 2.238
CIELab
L: 16.688, a: 7.236, b: -17.371
CIELuv
L: 16.688, u: -1.990, v: -18.227
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 16.688, C: 18.817, H: 292.614
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 16.688, C: 18.335, H: 263.769
Hunter-Lab
L: 14.959, a: 3.315, b: -11.150
CIECAM02
J: 12.258, C: 22.531, h: 272.287, Q: 68.979, M: 19.703, s: 53.445, H: 317.685
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.319, jaune: -3.093, green: -0.130
LMS
L: 1.887, M: 2.093, S: 5.402
YCbCr
Y: 51.633, Cb: 140.149, Cr: 125.205
YCgCo
Y: 45.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 41.480, Db: 36.891, Dr: 8.525
YPbPr
Y: 40.518, Pb: 13.730, Pr: -2.242
xvYCC
Y: 50.798, Cb: 140.061, Cr: 126.031
YIQ
Y: 41.480, I: -9.866, Q: 7.978
YUV
Y: 41.480, U: 12.067, V: -3.930
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/4 ΔE = 4.816
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 8.455

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