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#252b3f Hex Color Code

#252b3f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #252b3f is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #252b3f is comprised of 14.51% red, 16.86% green and 24.71% blue. In the HSL color space #252b3f has a hue of 226° (degrees), 26% saturation and 20% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#252b3f linear gradient to complementary #424022

  1. #252b3f
  2. #2c2e3b
  3. #313236
  4. #363531
  5. #3a392c
  6. #3e3c27
  7. #424022

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1e2438
  2. #20273a
  3. #23293d
  4. #252b3f
  5. #272d41
  6. #2a2f44
  7. #2c3246

Tints and Shades

#252b3f to white

  1. #252b3f
  2. #454a5c
  3. #676a7a
  4. #8b8d99
  5. #b0b2ba
  6. #d7d8dc
  7. #ffffff

#252b3f to black

  1. #252b3f
  2. #202535
  3. #1b1f2c
  4. #171922
  5. #121319
  6. #0a0b0f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 7020-R80B
      #242c41
      ΔE = 0.731 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. S 7020-R90B
      #222d3d
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Nocturne Blue
      #232c40
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. ★ Trophy Blue
      #1f283e
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6987
      #232c42
      ΔE = 1.111 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ 6986
      #272d44
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  4. AMC

    1. ★ Blazer Blue
      #202a3d
      ΔE = 1.592 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Atlantic Blue
      #28293b
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Petrol Pacific Blue
      #1f2737
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-3920 TCX
      #2b2e43
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. 19-3923 TCX
      #282d3c
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  8. McCormick Paints

    1. 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  9. Sikkens

    1. U4.15.10
      #262e3e
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. U2.21.09
      #1b293d
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  10. Resene

    1. Crescendo B32-033-265
      #222f44
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Outer Space B28-028-267
      #1f263b
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  11. Ford

    1. French Blue
      #283047
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Charcoal Blue
      #283143
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  12. Caparol

    1. 703Neu
      #282838
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. 40 1 300 / Amethyst 10
      #2c2c44
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  13. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15044
      #263042
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  14. Chrysler

    1. Melody Blue
      #242943
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Dark Blue
      #2d2b3b
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 2.6%

#252b3f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#252b3f foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #252b3f">…</p>

#252b3f background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #252b3f">…</p>

#252b3f shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #252b3f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2435903
Binary
00100101, 00101011, 00111111
Hexadecimal
#252b3f
LRV
≈ 2.5%
Closest short hex
#223 ΔE = 4.437
RGB
rgb(37, 43, 63)
RGBA
rgba(37, 43, 63, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.259, g: 0.301, b: 0.441
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.164%, blue: 0.247%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14341313 / 0xff252b3f
HSL
hsl(226, 26%, 20%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 26%, 20%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.154), saturation: 41% (0.413), value: 25% (0.247)
HSP
hue: 226.154, saturation: 41.270%, perceived brightness: 17.305%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.327, S: 35.206, L: 17.827
Cubehelix
H: -135.536, S: 0.286, L: 0.170
TSL
T: -2.365, S: 0.109, L: 0.171
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.413), magenta: 32% (0.317), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 75% (0.753)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 75% (0.753)
XYZ
X: 2.524, Y: 2.480, Z: 5.047
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.247, Y: 2.480
CIELab
L: 17.827, a: 3.360, b: -13.522
CIELuv
L: 17.827, u: -3.207, v: -14.261
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.827, C: 13.934, H: 283.955
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.827, C: 14.617, H: 257.327
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.748, a: 1.049, b: -7.980
CIECAM02
J: 12.948, C: 18.733, h: 263.887, Q: 70.896, M: 16.382, s: 48.069, H: 313.130
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.252, jaune: -2.378, green: 0.225
LMS
L: 2.095, M: 2.465, S: 5.005
YCbCr
Y: 53.355, Cb: 137.668, Cr: 123.946
YCgCo
Y: 46.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: 2.750
YDbDr
Y: 43.486, Db: 29.360, Dr: 12.338
YPbPr
Y: 43.162, Pb: 10.690, Pr: -3.920
xvYCC
Y: 53.069, Cb: 137.390, Cr: 124.557
YIQ
Y: 43.486, I: -10.000, Q: 4.954
YUV
Y: 43.486, U: 9.603, V: -5.690
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/2 ΔE = 4.262
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 7.451

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