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#252b41 Hex Color Code

#252b41 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #252b41 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #252b41 is comprised of 14.51% red, 16.86% green and 25.49% blue. In the HSL color space #252b41 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 27% saturation and 20% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.43 nm.

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#252b41 linear gradient to complementary #454521

  1. #252b41
  2. #2c2f3c
  3. #333337
  4. #383832
  5. #3d3c2d
  6. #414027
  7. #454521

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1e243a
  2. #20273c
  3. #23293f
  4. #252b41
  5. #272d43
  6. #2a2f46
  7. #2c3248

Tints and Shades

#252b41 to white

  1. #252b41
  2. #454a5d
  3. #676a7b
  4. #8b8d9b
  5. #b0b2bb
  6. #d7d8dd
  7. #ffffff

#252b41 to black

  1. #252b41
  2. #202537
  3. #1b1f2d
  4. #171923
  5. #12131a
  6. #0a0b10
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 7020-R80B
      #242c41
      ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ S 7020-R70B
      #2b2b40
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6987
      #232c42
      ΔE = 0.910 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ 6986
      #272d44
      ΔE = 1.039 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ York Blue
      #262d45
      ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Trophy Blue
      #1f283e
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  4. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Huron Blue
      #202940
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. ★ Atlantic Blue
      #28293b
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Valhalla V30-032-285
      #2a2b41
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ Quarterback B29-024-274
      #282b3c
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  6. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Dark Tourmaline
      #232e45
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ French Blue
      #283047
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-3920 TCX
      #2b2e43
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. 19-3921 TCX
      #2b3042
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Melody Blue
      #242943
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ Blue
      #242d48
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  10. AMC

    1. ★ Blazer Blue
      #202a3d
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Ocean Blue
      #1c2842
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  11. Caparol

    1. 40 1 300 / Amethyst 10
      #2c2c44
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  12. Audi

    1. Estorilblau Kristall Metallic / K0K0, K0PA, K0PW, LX5P
      #1e2842
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  13. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 2.4%

#252b41 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#252b41 foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #252b41">…</p>

#252b41 background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #252b41">…</p>

#252b41 shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #252b41">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2435905
Binary
00100101, 00101011, 01000001
Hexadecimal
#252b41
LRV
≈ 2.5%
Closest short hex
#223 ΔE = 4.759
RGB
rgb(37, 43, 65)
RGBA
rgba(37, 43, 65, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.255, g: 0.297, b: 0.448
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.164%, blue: 0.255%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14341311 / 0xff252b41
HSL
hsl(227, 27%, 20%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 27%, 20%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.143), saturation: 43% (0.431), value: 25% (0.255)
HSP
hue: 227.143, saturation: 43.077%, perceived brightness: 17.434%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.218, S: 36.704, L: 17.930
Cubehelix
H: -134.537, S: 0.310, L: 0.171
TSL
T: -2.408, S: 0.116, L: 0.171
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.431), magenta: 34% (0.338), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 75% (0.745)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 75% (0.745)
XYZ
X: 2.581, Y: 2.503, Z: 5.347
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.240, Y: 2.503
CIELab
L: 17.930, a: 4.028, b: -14.739
CIELuv
L: 17.930, u: -3.271, v: -15.684
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.930, C: 15.280, H: 285.286
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.930, C: 16.021, H: 258.218
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.820, a: 1.435, b: -8.966
CIECAM02
J: 13.009, C: 20.056, h: 264.815, Q: 71.060, M: 17.539, s: 49.680, H: 313.624
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.268, jaune: -2.596, green: 0.203
LMS
L: 2.098, M: 2.465, S: 5.300
YCbCr
Y: 53.551, Cb: 138.546, Cr: 123.804
YCgCo
Y: 47.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 2.250
YDbDr
Y: 43.714, Db: 32.026, Dr: 12.772
YPbPr
Y: 43.306, Pb: 11.690, Pr: -4.012
xvYCC
Y: 53.192, Cb: 138.269, Cr: 124.476
YIQ
Y: 43.714, I: -10.642, Q: 5.576
YUV
Y: 43.714, U: 10.475, V: -5.890
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/4 ΔE = 3.864
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 8.410

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