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#252e42 Hex Color Code

#252e42 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #252e42 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #252e42 is comprised of 14.51% red, 18.04% green and 25.88% blue. In the HSL color space #252e42 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 28% saturation and 20% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.28 nm.

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

#252e42 linear gradient to complementary #443e23

  1. #252e42
  2. #2c303d
  3. #323338
  4. #373633
  5. #3c382e
  6. #403b29
  7. #443e23

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1e273a
  2. #20293d
  3. #232c3f
  4. #252e42
  5. #273045
  6. #2a3347
  7. #2c354a

Tints and Shades

#252e42 to white

  1. #252e42
  2. #454c5e
  3. #686d7c
  4. #8b8f9b
  5. #b1b3bb
  6. #d7d8dd
  7. #ffffff

#252e42 to black

  1. #252e42
  2. #202738
  3. #1c212d
  4. #171a24
  5. #12141a
  6. #0a0b10
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Saint Clair Blue
      #232f44
      ΔE = 0.876 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Dark Huron Blue
      #283148
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 7020-R80B
      #242c41
      ΔE = 1.035 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ S 7020-R90B
      #222d3d
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Crescendo B32-033-265
      #222f44
      ΔE = 1.093 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Bunting B32-030-265
      #2b3449
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6987
      #232c42
      ΔE = 1.263 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. ★ 6980
      #233147
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Dark Tourmaline
      #232e45
      ΔE = 1.285 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Gainsborough Blue
      #222b3c
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  6. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15044
      #263042
      ΔE = 1.315 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 533 CP
      #263147
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. 2380 C
      #28334a
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.15.10
      #262e3e
      ΔE = 1.724 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. U2.21.09
      #1b293d
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #2a3142
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Patrol Blue
      #2a2f3d
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  10. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Indigo
      #2a2f3f
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Huron Blue
      #202940
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  11. AMC

    1. ★ Blazer Blue
      #202a3d
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10945
      #29303f
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. CF10952
      #282a3a
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  13. Levis

    1. Atl Denim A2
      #2c3241
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 3.2%

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#252e42 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#252e42 foreground

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="color: #252e42">…</p>

#252e42 background

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #252e42">…</p>

#252e42 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 #252e42">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2436674
Binary
00100101, 00101110, 01000010
Hexadecimal
#252e42
LRV
≈ 2.7%
Closest short hex
#234 ΔE = 3.555
RGB
rgb(37, 46, 66)
RGBA
rgba(37, 46, 66, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.309, b: 0.443
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.172%, blue: 0.259%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14340542 / 0xff252e42
HSL
hsl(221, 28%, 20%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 28%, 20%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.379), saturation: 44% (0.439), value: 26% (0.259)
HSP
hue: 221.379, saturation: 43.939%, perceived brightness: 18.175%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.686, S: 41.193, L: 18.973
Cubehelix
H: -140.581, S: 0.297, L: 0.178
TSL
T: -2.160, S: 0.119, L: 0.179
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.439), magenta: 30% (0.303), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 74% (0.741)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 82% (0.820), yellow: 74% (0.741)
XYZ
X: 2.723, Y: 2.741, Z: 5.539
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.249, Y: 2.741
CIELab
L: 18.973, a: 2.247, b: -13.806
CIELuv
L: 18.973, u: -4.353, v: -14.872
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.973, C: 13.988, H: 279.245
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.973, C: 15.496, H: 253.686
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.555, a: 0.391, b: -8.249
CIECAM02
J: 13.651, C: 19.452, h: 258.780, Q: 72.792, M: 17.011, s: 48.341, H: 310.453
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.245, jaune: -2.415, green: 0.433
LMS
L: 2.273, M: 2.770, S: 5.492
YCbCr
Y: 55.161, Cb: 138.112, Cr: 122.629
YCgCo
Y: 48.750, Cg: -2.750, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 45.589, Db: 30.710, Dr: 16.337
YPbPr
Y: 45.523, Pb: 11.035, Pr: -5.420
xvYCC
Y: 55.096, Cb: 137.693, Cr: 123.239
YIQ
Y: 45.589, I: -11.787, Q: 4.320
YUV
Y: 45.589, U: 10.045, V: -7.535
Munsell Color System
5PB 2/4 ΔE = 2.951
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 6.850

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