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#253040 Hex Color Code

#253040 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253040 is a dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #253040 is comprised of 14.51% red, 18.82% green and 25.1% blue. In the HSL color space #253040 has a hue of 216° (degrees), 27% saturation and 20% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.92 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#253040 linear gradient to complementary #403925

  1. #253040
  2. #2b313c
  3. #303337
  4. #353433
  5. #39362e
  6. #3d372a
  7. #403925

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1e2938
  2. #202b3b
  3. #232e3d
  4. #253040
  5. #273243
  6. #2a3545
  7. #2d3748

Tints and Shades

#253040 to white

  1. #253040
  2. #454e5d
  3. #676e7b
  4. #8b909a
  5. #b0b4bb
  6. #d7d9dc
  7. #ffffff

#253040 to black

  1. #253040
  2. #202936
  3. #1b222c
  4. #171b23
  5. #12151a
  6. #0a0c10
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15044
      #263042
      ΔE = 1.110 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Brittany Blue
      #213041
      ΔE = 1.114 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Bruce Blue
      #2b3244
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.15.10
      #262e3e
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10945
      #29303f
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 7020-R90B
      #222d3d
      ΔE = 1.389 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. S 7020-B
      #202f3c
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Sapphire Blue
      #202f41
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Indigo
      #2a2f3f
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Charcoal Blue
      #283143
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. ★ Medium Charcoal
      #223144
      ΔE = 1.543 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #2a3142
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. ★ Saint Clair Blue
      #2b3443
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2018-6
      #213244
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  10. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS944
      #223241
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  11. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Noir de nuit
      #2a303d
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  12. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Denim A2
      #2c3241
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Anchors Aweigh - 9179
      #2b3441
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  14. Resene

    1. Crescendo B32-033-265
      #222f44
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Tangaroa B32-025-247
      #1e2f3c
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  15. Alcro

    1. Uranus
      #202f3c
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  16. Caparol

    1. 40/19
      #1c3040
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. 38/20
      #242c38
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  17. Colortrend

    1. Inkwell
      #242b38
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 539 CP
      #1d2e43
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 533 CP
      #263147
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6980
      #233147
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Noir 24-16
      #1f3446
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  21. AMC

    1. Dark Blue
      #1f3342
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 3.1%

#253040 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253040 foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #253040">…</p>

#253040 background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #253040">…</p>

#253040 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253040">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2437184
Binary
00100101, 00110000, 01000000
Hexadecimal
#253040
LRV
≈ 2.9%
Closest short hex
#234 ΔE = 1.871
RGB
rgb(37, 48, 64)
RGBA
rgba(37, 48, 64, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.322, b: 0.430
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.176%, blue: 0.251%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14340032 / 0xff253040
HSL
hsl(216, 27%, 20%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 27%, 20%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (215.556), saturation: 42% (0.422), value: 25% (0.251)
HSP
hue: 215.556, saturation: 42.188%, perceived brightness: 18.513%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.771, S: 42.373, L: 19.545
Cubehelix
H: -147.181, S: 0.263, L: 0.182
TSL
T: -1.923, S: 0.115, L: 0.182
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.422), magenta: 25% (0.250), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 75% (0.749)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 81% (0.812), yellow: 75% (0.749)
XYZ
X: 2.745, Y: 2.877, Z: 5.260
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.264, Y: 2.877
CIELab
L: 19.545, a: 0.192, b: -11.556
CIELuv
L: 19.545, u: -5.040, v: -12.332
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.545, C: 11.558, H: 270.951
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.545, C: 13.322, H: 247.771
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.962, a: -0.798, b: -6.513
CIECAM02
J: 14.011, C: 17.426, h: 251.692, Q: 73.748, M: 15.239, s: 45.457, H: 306.847
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.210, jaune: -2.005, green: 0.617
LMS
L: 2.393, M: 2.985, S: 5.220
YCbCr
Y: 55.973, Cb: 136.652, Cr: 122.035
YCgCo
Y: 49.250, Cg: -1.250, Co: 2.500
YDbDr
Y: 46.535, Db: 26.278, Dr: 18.135
YPbPr
Y: 46.809, Pb: 9.265, Pr: -6.236
xvYCC
Y: 56.201, Cb: 136.139, Cr: 122.522
YIQ
Y: 46.535, I: -11.693, Q: 2.652
YUV
Y: 46.535, U: 8.595, V: -8.365
Munsell Color System
5PB 2/4 ΔE = 2.971
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 4.483

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