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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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  1. Caparol

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

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

    1. 286
      #0033ab
      ΔE = 2.413

#252ca3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#252ca3 foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #252ca3">…</p>

#252ca3 background

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="background-color: #252ca3">…</p>

#252ca3 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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
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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