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#253a88 Hex Color Code

#253a88 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253a88 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #253a88 is comprised of 14.51% red, 22.75% green and 53.33% blue. In the HSL color space #253a88 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 57% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.16 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#253a88 linear gradient to complementary #7cad00

  1. #253a88
  2. #464c7a
  3. #595e6c
  4. #66715c
  5. #70854a
  6. #779933
  7. #7cad00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #12307c
  2. #193380
  3. #1f3784
  4. #253a88
  5. #2a3e8c
  6. #2f4190
  7. #344595

Tones

  1. #253a88
  2. #343f80
  3. #3f4378
  4. #474870
  5. #4d4d68
  6. #53525f
  7. #575757

Tints and Shades

#253a88 to white

  1. #253a88
  2. #50579c
  3. #7476af
  4. #9796c3
  5. #b9b8d7
  6. #dcdbeb
  7. #ffffff

#253a88 to black

  1. #253a88
  2. #233170
  3. #202859
  4. #1b2043
  5. #16182e
  6. #100e1b
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Azure
      #283c89
      ΔE = 0.846 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Blue
      #1b357e
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6527
      #313b7f
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. 6520
      #363f84
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Haleys Cove B6-D1-3
      #303c80
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. ★ Winter Storm B3-B1-2
      #003c90
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Canyon Blue
      #153d88
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3591 CP
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. 3584 C
      #2e3e80
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  7. Old Citadel

    1. Storm Blue
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Ultramarine Blue
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  8. Reaper Master

    1. Ritterlich Blue (9115)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Ultramarine Highlight (9189)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  9. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Stormy Blue (018)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Ultra Marine Blue (022)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  10. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Blue (925)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Ultramarine (839)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  11. Rackham

    1. Migol Blue (5)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Wizard Blue (7)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  12. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Evighet
      #1b3382
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  13. Focoltone

    1. 3435
      #1b3892
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  14. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 56 - Blue
      #2e3c7d
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  15. Volkswagen

    1. Jazz Blue
      #163780
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  16. Testors

    1. Testors 2511C
      #003c87
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 5.0%

#253a88 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253a88 foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #253a88">…</p>

#253a88 background

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #253a88">…</p>

#253a88 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253a88">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2439816
Binary
00100101, 00111010, 10001000
Hexadecimal
#253a88
LRV
≈ 5.2%
Closest short hex
#238 ΔE = 2.874
RGB
rgb(37, 58, 136)
RGBA
rgba(37, 58, 136, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.160, g: 0.251, b: 0.589
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.213%, blue: 0.533%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14337400 / 0xff253a88
HSL
hsl(227, 57%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 57%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.273), saturation: 73% (0.728), value: 53% (0.533)
HSP
hue: 227.273, saturation: 72.794%, perceived brightness: 26.285%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.246, S: 77.294, L: 27.287
Cubehelix
H: -134.407, S: 0.861, L: 0.236
TSL
T: -2.414, S: 0.257, L: 0.238
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.728), magenta: 57% (0.574), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 47% (0.467)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 77% (0.773), yellow: 47% (0.467)
XYZ
X: 6.718, Y: 5.196, Z: 23.937
xyY
x: 0.187, y: 0.145, Y: 5.196
CIELab
L: 27.287, a: 20.153, b: -46.074
CIELuv
L: 27.287, u: -9.256, v: -60.111
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 27.287, C: 50.289, H: 293.625
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 27.287, C: 60.819, H: 261.246
Hunter-Lab
L: 22.795, a: 12.717, b: -46.302
CIECAM02
J: 19.048, C: 50.245, h: 262.148, Q: 85.987, M: 43.939, s: 71.484, H: 312.211
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.563, jaune: -8.308, green: 1.079
LMS
L: 3.268, M: 4.240, S: 23.630
YCbCr
Y: 68.069, Cb: 165.350, Cr: 113.243
YCgCo
Y: 72.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: -15.500
YDbDr
Y: 60.613, Db: 113.424, Dr: 44.919
YPbPr
Y: 59.143, Pb: 41.415, Pr: -14.088
xvYCC
Y: 66.793, Cb: 164.380, Cr: 115.625
YIQ
Y: 60.613, I: -37.569, Q: 19.828
YUV
Y: 60.613, U: 37.098, V: -20.716
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 5.225
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 2.855

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