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#252b4d Hex Color Code

#252b4d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #252b4d is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #252b4d is comprised of 14.51% red, 16.86% green and 30.2% blue. In the HSL color space #252b4d has a hue of 231° (degrees), 35% saturation and 22% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.02 nm.

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

#252b4d linear gradient to complementary #535d15

  1. #252b4d
  2. #313346
  3. #3b3b3e
  4. #424336
  5. #494c2d
  6. #4e5423
  7. #535d15

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1d2445
  2. #202648
  3. #22294a
  4. #252b4d
  5. #282d50
  6. #2a3052
  7. #2d3255

Tones

  1. #252b4d
  2. #292d4a
  3. #2d3046
  4. #313243
  5. #343440
  6. #37373c
  7. #393939

Tints and Shades

#252b4d to white

  1. #252b4d
  2. #474968
  3. #696a85
  4. #8d8da2
  5. #b2b2c0
  6. #d8d8df
  7. #ffffff

#252b4d to black

  1. #252b4d
  2. #212540
  3. #1c1f34
  4. #171929
  5. #13131d
  6. #0b0b12
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6719
      #252a4c
      ΔE = 0.464 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 6953
      #242545
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 0.910 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Washington Blue
      #262d4e
      ΔE = 0.953 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Dark Portofino Blue
      #242e54
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2768 CP
      #292a4a
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 3524 CP
      #28274b
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Poseidon Blue
      #212b4b
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ Boatswain Blue
      #212d4e
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  7. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Orly Blue
      #1f2c4f
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Violet
      #252f4c
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6030-R70B
      #2b2a4b
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Moon Indigo
      #22284f
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. ★ Blue
      #23284f
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  10. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  11. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  12. RAL

    1. RAL 5022 / Night blue
      #252850
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  13. AMC

    1. Aladdin Gray
      #242e4a
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #1b2847
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 2.2%

#252b4d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#252b4d foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #252b4d">…</p>

#252b4d background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #252b4d">…</p>

#252b4d shadow

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #252b4d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2435917
Binary
00100101, 00101011, 01001101
Hexadecimal
#252b4d
LRV
≈ 2.7%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 3.920
RGB
rgb(37, 43, 77)
RGBA
rgba(37, 43, 77, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.236, g: 0.274, b: 0.490
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.166%, blue: 0.302%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14341299 / 0xff252b4d
HSL
hsl(231, 35%, 22%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 35%, 22%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.000), saturation: 52% (0.519), value: 30% (0.302)
HSP
hue: 231.000, saturation: 51.948%, perceived brightness: 18.270%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.391, S: 45.268, L: 18.613
Cubehelix
H: -130.798, S: 0.447, L: 0.176
TSL
T: -2.576, S: 0.153, L: 0.177
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.519), magenta: 44% (0.442), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 70% (0.698)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 70% (0.698)
XYZ
X: 2.966, Y: 2.657, Z: 7.376
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.204, Y: 2.657
CIELab
L: 18.613, a: 8.221, b: -21.853
CIELuv
L: 18.613, u: -3.670, v: -24.239
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.613, C: 23.348, H: 290.615
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.613, C: 24.515, H: 261.391
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.299, a: 3.957, b: -15.422
CIECAM02
J: 13.405, C: 27.412, h: 267.625, Q: 72.136, M: 23.972, s: 57.647, H: 315.133
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.361, jaune: -3.888, green: 0.119
LMS
L: 2.117, M: 2.468, S: 7.299
YCbCr
Y: 54.727, Cb: 143.814, Cr: 122.952
YCgCo
Y: 50.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: -0.750
YDbDr
Y: 45.082, Db: 48.022, Dr: 15.376
YPbPr
Y: 44.170, Pb: 17.690, Pr: -4.564
xvYCC
Y: 53.934, Cb: 143.539, Cr: 123.991
YIQ
Y: 45.082, I: -14.497, Q: 9.310
YUV
Y: 45.082, U: 15.707, V: -7.090
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/4 ΔE = 4.063
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 6.061

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