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#253a8d Hex Color Code

#253a8d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253a8d is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #253a8d is comprised of 14.51% red, 22.75% green and 55.29% blue. In the HSL color space #253a8d has a hue of 228° (degrees), 58% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.76 nm.

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#253a8d linear gradient to complementary #7ab200

  1. #253a8d
  2. #474c7f
  3. #5a6070
  4. #677460
  5. #70884d
  6. #769d35
  7. #7ab200

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #112f80
  2. #183384
  3. #1f3689
  4. #253a8d
  5. #2b3e91
  6. #304196
  7. #35459a

Tones

  1. #253a8d
  2. #353f84
  3. #40447c
  4. #494973
  5. #4f4e6b
  6. #555462
  7. #595959

Tints and Shades

#253a8d to white

  1. #253a8d
  2. #5157a0
  3. #7676b3
  4. #9896c6
  5. #bab8d9
  6. #dcdbec
  7. #ffffff

#253a8d to black

  1. #253a8d
  2. #233174
  3. #20285c
  4. #1c2045
  5. #171830
  6. #100e1b
  7. #000000

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  1. Ford

    1. ★ Azure
      #283c89
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. ★ Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 1.430 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3435
      #1b3892
      ΔE = 1.466 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  4. Alcro

    1. ★ Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Winter Storm B3-B1-2
      #003c90
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. Haleys Cove B6-D1-3
      #303c80
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 287
      #003896
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 6527
      #313b7f
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  9. Chrysler

    1. Canyon Blue
      #153d88
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  10. Old Citadel

    1. Storm Blue
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  11. Reaper Master

    1. Ritterlich Blue (9115)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  12. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Stormy Blue (018)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  13. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Blue (925)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  14. Rackham

    1. Migol Blue (5)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 4.5%

#253a8d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253a8d foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #253a8d">…</p>

#253a8d background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #253a8d">…</p>

#253a8d shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253a8d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2439821
Binary
00100101, 00111010, 10001101
Hexadecimal
#253a8d
LRV
≈ 5.3%
Closest short hex
#238 ΔE = 2.723
RGB
rgb(37, 58, 141)
RGBA
rgba(37, 58, 141, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.157, g: 0.246, b: 0.597
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.214%, blue: 0.553%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14337395 / 0xff253a8d
HSL
hsl(228, 58%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 58%%, 35%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (227.885), saturation: 74% (0.738), value: 55% (0.553)
HSP
hue: 227.885, saturation: 73.759%, perceived brightness: 26.743%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.652, S: 78.438, L: 27.687
Cubehelix
H: -133.798, S: 0.903, L: 0.239
TSL
T: -2.441, S: 0.264, L: 0.240
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.738), magenta: 59% (0.589), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.447)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 77% (0.773), yellow: 45% (0.447)
XYZ
X: 7.082, Y: 5.342, Z: 25.852
xyY
x: 0.185, y: 0.140, Y: 5.342
CIELab
L: 27.687, a: 22.093, b: -48.521
CIELuv
L: 27.687, u: -9.325, v: -63.546
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 27.687, C: 53.314, H: 294.481
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 27.687, C: 64.227, H: 261.652
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.112, a: 14.249, b: -50.139
CIECAM02
J: 19.312, C: 52.194, h: 262.344, Q: 86.581, M: 45.643, s: 72.607, H: 312.314
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.586, jaune: -8.768, green: 1.124
LMS
L: 3.286, M: 4.242, S: 25.517
YCbCr
Y: 68.559, Cb: 167.545, Cr: 112.888
YCgCo
Y: 73.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: -16.750
YDbDr
Y: 61.183, Db: 120.089, Dr: 46.004
YPbPr
Y: 59.503, Pb: 43.915, Pr: -14.318
xvYCC
Y: 67.103, Cb: 166.576, Cr: 115.423
YIQ
Y: 61.183, I: -39.175, Q: 21.384
YUV
Y: 61.183, U: 39.278, V: -21.216
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 6.151
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 2.170

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