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#252b4a Hex Color Code

#252b4a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #252b4a is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #252b4a is comprised of 14.51% red, 16.86% green and 29.02% blue. In the HSL color space #252b4a has a hue of 230° (degrees), 33% saturation and 22% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.57 nm.

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#252b4a linear gradient to complementary #505619

  1. #252b4a
  2. #303243
  3. #39393c
  4. #404035
  5. #46472d
  6. #4b4e24
  7. #505619

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1e2443
  2. #202645
  3. #232947
  4. #252b4a
  5. #272d4d
  6. #2a304f
  7. #2c3252

Tones

  1. #252b4a
  2. #292d47
  3. #2d2f44
  4. #303141
  5. #33343e
  6. #36363b
  7. #383838

Tints and Shades

#252b4a to white

  1. #252b4a
  2. #464966
  3. #696a82
  4. #8c8da0
  5. #b1b2bf
  6. #d8d8de
  7. #ffffff

#252b4a to black

  1. #252b4a
  2. #20253e
  3. #1c1f32
  4. #171927
  5. #12131d
  6. #0a0b12
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2767 CP
      #262c4a
      ΔE = 0.566 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ 19-3933 TCX
      #29304e
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Poseidon Blue
      #212b4b
      ΔE = 0.954 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Dark Blue
      #273054
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Washington Blue
      #262d4e
      ΔE = 1.144 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Dark Portofino Blue
      #242e54
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6719
      #252a4c
      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 6685
      #2e2c4b
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. 40 5 240 / Pacific 10
      #18284c
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  6. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dominion Blue
      #1e2b4a
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Navy Blue
      #19284c
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  9. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Orly Blue
      #1f2c4f
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Violet
      #252f4c
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. ★ S 6030-R70B
      #2b2a4b
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  11. AMC

    1. ★ Aladdin Gray
      #242e4a
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #1b2847
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  12. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B13 Navy Blue
      #28304c
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  13. McCormick Paints

    1. 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  14. Audi

    1. Estorilblau Kristall Metallic / K0K0, K0PA, K0PW, LX5P
      #1e2842
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 2.2%

#252b4a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#252b4a foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #252b4a">…</p>

#252b4a background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #252b4a">…</p>

#252b4a shadow

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #252b4a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2435914
Binary
00100101, 00101011, 01001010
Hexadecimal
#252b4a
LRV
≈ 2.6%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 3.895
RGB
rgb(37, 43, 74)
RGBA
rgba(37, 43, 74, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.240, g: 0.279, b: 0.481
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.165%, blue: 0.290%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14341302 / 0xff252b4a
HSL
hsl(230, 33%, 22%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 33%, 22%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.270), saturation: 50% (0.500), value: 29% (0.290)
HSP
hue: 230.270, saturation: 50.000%, perceived brightness: 18.052%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.829, S: 43.204, L: 18.432
Cubehelix
H: -131.486, S: 0.413, L: 0.175
TSL
T: -2.545, S: 0.144, L: 0.175
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.500), magenta: 42% (0.419), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 71% (0.710)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 71% (0.710)
XYZ
X: 2.862, Y: 2.615, Z: 6.831
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.212, Y: 2.615
CIELab
L: 18.432, a: 7.147, b: -20.105
CIELuv
L: 18.432, u: -3.569, v: -22.104
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.432, C: 21.338, H: 289.569
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.432, C: 22.390, H: 260.829
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.172, a: 3.294, b: -13.724
CIECAM02
J: 13.300, C: 25.662, h: 267.217, Q: 71.853, M: 22.441, s: 55.886, H: 314.913
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.339, jaune: -3.568, green: 0.133
LMS
L: 2.112, M: 2.467, S: 6.762
YCbCr
Y: 54.433, Cb: 142.497, Cr: 123.165
YCgCo
Y: 49.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 0.000
YDbDr
Y: 44.740, Db: 44.023, Dr: 14.725
YPbPr
Y: 43.954, Pb: 16.190, Pr: -4.426
xvYCC
Y: 53.749, Cb: 142.222, Cr: 124.112
YIQ
Y: 44.740, I: -13.533, Q: 8.376
YUV
Y: 44.740, U: 14.399, V: -6.790
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/4 ΔE = 3.476
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 6.540

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