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#252b4f Hex Color Code

#252b4f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #252b4f is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #252b4f is comprised of 14.51% red, 16.86% green and 30.98% blue. In the HSL color space #252b4f has a hue of 231° (degrees), 36% saturation and 23% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.7 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#252b4f linear gradient to complementary #596311

  1. #252b4f
  2. #333447
  3. #3d3d3f
  4. #464637
  5. #4d4f2d
  6. #535921
  7. #596311

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1d2447
  2. #20264a
  3. #22294c
  4. #252b4f
  5. #282d52
  6. #2a3054
  7. #2d3257

Tones

  1. #252b4f
  2. #2a2d4c
  3. #2e3048
  4. #313245
  5. #353541
  6. #37373e
  7. #3a3a3a

Tints and Shades

#252b4f to white

  1. #252b4f
  2. #47496a
  3. #696a86
  4. #8d8da3
  5. #b2b2c1
  6. #d8d8e0
  7. #ffffff

#252b4f to black

  1. #252b4f
  2. #212542
  3. #1c1f36
  4. #17192a
  5. #13131e
  6. #0b0b13
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6712
      #282b4e
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. 6718
      #233053
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. ★ Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Washington Blue
      #262d4e
      ΔE = 1.338 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Dark Portofino Blue
      #242e54
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F1
      #242848
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2768 CP
      #292a4a
      ΔE = 1.604 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 19-3940 TCX
      #263056
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Orly Blue
      #1f2c4f
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Enzian Blue
      #1a2e58
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6030-R70B
      #2b2a4b
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  8. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Poseidon Blue
      #212b4b
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ Boatswain Blue
      #212d4e
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  10. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5022 / Night blue
      #252850
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  11. Chrysler

    1. Navy Blue
      #19284c
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Dominion Blue
      #1e2b4a
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 2.5%

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#252b4f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#252b4f foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #252b4f">…</p>

#252b4f background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #252b4f">…</p>

#252b4f shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #252b4f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2435919
Binary
00100101, 00101011, 01001111
Hexadecimal
#252b4f
LRV
≈ 2.7%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 4.090
RGB
rgb(37, 43, 79)
RGBA
rgba(37, 43, 79, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.233, g: 0.270, b: 0.497
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.166%, blue: 0.310%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14341297 / 0xff252b4f
HSL
hsl(231, 36%, 23%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 36%, 23%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.429), saturation: 53% (0.532), value: 31% (0.310)
HSP
hue: 231.429, saturation: 53.165%, perceived brightness: 18.420%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.712, S: 46.612, L: 18.737
Cubehelix
H: -130.398, S: 0.469, L: 0.177
TSL
T: -2.595, S: 0.159, L: 0.178
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.532), magenta: 46% (0.456), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 69% (0.690)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 69% (0.690)
XYZ
X: 3.038, Y: 2.685, Z: 7.754
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.199, Y: 2.685
CIELab
L: 18.737, a: 8.944, b: -23.007
CIELuv
L: 18.737, u: -3.737, v: -25.658
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.737, C: 24.685, H: 291.243
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.737, C: 25.929, H: 261.712
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.387, a: 4.411, b: -16.583
CIECAM02
J: 13.477, C: 28.549, h: 267.829, Q: 72.329, M: 24.966, s: 58.751, H: 315.243
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.376, jaune: -4.099, green: 0.112
LMS
L: 2.120, M: 2.468, S: 7.671
YCbCr
Y: 54.923, Cb: 144.692, Cr: 122.810
YCgCo
Y: 50.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: -1.250
YDbDr
Y: 45.310, Db: 50.688, Dr: 15.810
YPbPr
Y: 44.314, Pb: 18.690, Pr: -4.656
xvYCC
Y: 54.058, Cb: 144.418, Cr: 123.910
YIQ
Y: 45.310, I: -15.140, Q: 9.932
YUV
Y: 45.310, U: 16.579, V: -7.290
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/6 ΔE = 3.994
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.794

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