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#253696 Hex Color Code

#253696 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253696 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #253696 is comprised of 14.51% red, 21.18% green and 58.82% blue. In the HSL color space #253696 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 60% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.3 nm.

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#253696 linear gradient to complementary #63bb00

  1. #253696
  2. #464b87
  3. #576177
  4. #617765
  5. #668d52
  6. #67a439
  7. #63bb00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0e2c89
  2. #172f8d
  3. #1f3392
  4. #253696
  5. #2b3a9a
  6. #303d9f
  7. #3641a3

Tones

  1. #253696
  2. #383c8d
  3. #444384
  4. #4d4a7a
  5. #545071
  6. #5a5768
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#253696 to white

  1. #253696
  2. #5454a8
  3. #7873b9
  4. #9b94cb
  5. #bcb7dc
  6. #dddaee
  7. #ffffff

#253696 to black

  1. #253696
  2. #242e7b
  3. #212662
  4. #1d1e49
  5. #171732
  6. #110e1d
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 0.879 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
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    1. ★ Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3435
      #1b3892
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Drew B4-B1-2
      #003498
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 661 C
      #003594
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. 286 C
      #0032a0
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  7. Caparol

    1. 61 23 246 / Lago 105
      #003ca4
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
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      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 4.5%

#253696 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253696 foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #253696">…</p>

#253696 background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #253696">…</p>

#253696 shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253696">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2438806
Binary
00100101, 00110110, 10010110
Hexadecimal
#253696
LRV
≈ 5.2%
Closest short hex
#239 ΔE = 1.295
RGB
rgb(37, 54, 150)
RGBA
rgba(37, 54, 150, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.154, g: 0.224, b: 0.622
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.203%, blue: 0.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14338410 / 0xff253696
HSL
hsl(231, 60%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 60%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.973), saturation: 75% (0.753), value: 59% (0.588)
HSP
hue: 230.973, saturation: 75.333%, perceived brightness: 26.845%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.125, S: 79.636, L: 27.388
Cubehelix
H: -130.823, S: 1.025, L: 0.233
TSL
T: -2.575, S: 0.282, L: 0.235
CMYK
cyan: 75% (0.753), magenta: 64% (0.640), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.412)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 79% (0.788), yellow: 41% (0.412)
XYZ
X: 7.585, Y: 5.233, Z: 29.459
xyY
x: 0.179, y: 0.124, Y: 5.233
CIELab
L: 27.388, a: 28.251, b: -54.547
CIELuv
L: 27.388, u: -8.517, v: -70.631
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 27.388, C: 61.429, H: 297.380
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 27.388, C: 71.142, H: 263.125
Hunter-Lab
L: 22.875, a: 19.157, b: -60.340
CIECAM02
J: 19.023, C: 56.487, h: 263.551, Q: 85.931, M: 49.397, s: 75.819, H: 312.952
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.659, jaune: -9.926, green: 1.125
LMS
L: 3.022, M: 3.725, S: 29.063
YCbCr
Y: 67.425, Cb: 172.660, Cr: 113.721
YCgCo
Y: 73.750, Cg: -19.750, Co: -19.000
YDbDr
Y: 59.861, Db: 135.618, Dr: 43.493
YPbPr
Y: 57.291, Pb: 49.955, Pr: -12.916
xvYCC
Y: 65.203, Cb: 171.882, Cr: 116.654
YIQ
Y: 59.861, I: -40.968, Q: 26.274
YUV
Y: 59.861, U: 44.358, V: -20.056
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 8.201
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 1.418

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