Encycolorpedia

#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.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Saint Clair Blue
      #232f44
      ΔE = 0.876 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Bruce Blue
      #2b3244
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  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. ★ Tornado B28-020-264
      #272d3c
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

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

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

    1. ★ 533 CP
      #263147
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. ★ 539 CP
      #1d2e43
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  7. Sikkens

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

    1. ★ Blue
      #233147
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. ★ Blue
      #2a3142
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Gainsborough Blue
      #222b3c
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Chalet Blue
      #1f293d
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  10. AMC

    1. ★ Blazer Blue
      #202a3d
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  11. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Sapphire Blue
      #202f41
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Huron Blue
      #202940
      ΔE = 2.645 / 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%

#252e42 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#252e42 foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #252e42">…</p>

#252e42 background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

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

#252e42 shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<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

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue