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#252ca3 Hex Color Code

#252ca3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #252ca3 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #252ca3 is comprised of 14.51% red, 17.25% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #252ca3 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 63% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.3 nm.

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#252ca3 linear gradient to complementary #23c800

  1. #252ca3
  2. #454792
  3. #536181
  4. #587a6e
  5. #559459
  6. #47ae3e
  7. #23c800

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0a2296
  2. #16259b
  3. #1e299f
  4. #252ca3
  5. #2b2fa7
  6. #3133ab
  7. #3736b0

Tones

  1. #252ca3
  2. #3b3599
  3. #493f8e
  4. #534884
  5. #5a517a
  6. #605b6f
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#252ca3 to white

  1. #252ca3
  2. #574cb3
  3. #7c6dc3
  4. #9e8fd2
  5. #bfb3e1
  6. #dfd9f0
  7. #ffffff

#252ca3 to black

  1. #252ca3
  2. #252686
  3. #22206a
  4. #1e1a4f
  5. #191436
  6. #120c1e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 20 280 / Lavendel 100
      #382ca4
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. 272 / 272 Lichtgrau+E.blau 1/1
      #002c9c
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Stormy Bay B5-B1-2
      #0028ac
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 286
      #0033ab
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. 286 C
      #0032a0
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 4.8%

#252ca3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#252ca3 foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #252ca3">…</p>

#252ca3 background

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

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #252ca3">…</p>

#252ca3 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #252ca3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2436259
Binary
00100101, 00101100, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#252ca3
LRV
≈ 4.8%
Closest short hex
#13a ΔE = 2.291
RGB
rgb(37, 44, 163)
RGBA
rgba(37, 44, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.152, g: 0.180, b: 0.668
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.171%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14340957 / 0xff252ca3
HSL
hsl(237, 63%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 63%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.667), saturation: 77% (0.773), value: 64% (0.639)
HSP
hue: 236.667, saturation: 77.301%, perceived brightness: 26.524%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.079, S: 80.929, L: 26.269
Cubehelix
H: -125.765, S: 1.276, L: 0.216
TSL
T: -2.817, S: 0.319, L: 0.218
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.773), magenta: 73% (0.730), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.361)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 8.272, Y: 4.838, Z: 35.141
xyY
x: 0.171, y: 0.100, Y: 4.838
CIELab
L: 26.269, a: 39.389, b: -64.311
CIELuv
L: 26.269, u: -6.897, v: -80.103
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 26.269, C: 75.415, H: 301.486
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 26.269, C: 80.400, H: 265.079
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.996, a: 28.638, b: -79.327
CIECAM02
J: 18.071, C: 62.777, h: 264.872, Q: 83.753, M: 54.898, s: 80.961, H: 313.654
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.785, jaune: -11.829, green: 1.222
LMS
L: 2.433, M: 2.607, S: 34.648
YCbCr
Y: 63.659, Cb: 181.277, Cr: 116.478
YCgCo
Y: 72.000, Cg: -28.000, Co: -22.250
YDbDr
Y: 55.473, Db: 161.777, Dr: 35.154
YPbPr
Y: 51.077, Pb: 60.305, Pr: -8.974
xvYCC
Y: 59.866, Cb: 180.974, Cr: 120.117
YIQ
Y: 55.473, I: -42.400, Q: 35.545
YUV
Y: 55.473, U: 52.914, V: -16.206
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 11.654
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 4.512

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