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#253b6f Hex Color Code

#253b6f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253b6f is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #253b6f is comprised of 14.51% red, 23.14% green and 43.53% blue. In the HSL color space #253b6f has a hue of 222° (degrees), 50% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.94 nm.

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#253b6f linear gradient to complementary #838b09

  1. #253b6f
  2. #414764
  3. #535458
  4. #62614b
  5. #6e6f3d
  6. #797d2a
  7. #838b09

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #173164
  2. #1c3467
  3. #21386b
  4. #253b6f
  5. #293e73
  6. #2d4277
  7. #31457a

Tones

  1. #253b6f
  2. #2f3d69
  3. #374063
  4. #3d425d
  5. #424556
  6. #464750
  7. #4a4a4a

Tints and Shades

#253b6f to white

  1. #253b6f
  2. #4c5886
  3. #6f769d
  4. #9297b5
  5. #b6b8cd
  6. #dadbe6
  7. #ffffff

#253b6f to black

  1. #253b6f
  2. #22325c
  3. #1e294a
  4. #192038
  5. #141827
  6. #0d0e17
  7. #000000

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#253b6f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253b6f foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #253b6f">…</p>

#253b6f background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #253b6f">…</p>

#253b6f shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253b6f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2440047
Binary
00100101, 00111011, 01101111
Hexadecimal
#253b6f
LRV
≈ 4.7%
Closest short hex
#236 ΔE = 3.407
RGB
rgb(37, 59, 111)
RGBA
rgba(37, 59, 111, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.179, g: 0.285, b: 0.536
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.212%, blue: 0.435%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14337169 / 0xff253b6f
HSL
hsl(222, 50%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 50%, 29%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.162), saturation: 67% (0.667), value: 44% (0.435)
HSP
hue: 222.162, saturation: 66.667%, perceived brightness: 24.356%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.416, S: 70.923, L: 25.769
Cubehelix
H: -139.730, S: 0.635, L: 0.228
TSL
T: -2.193, S: 0.217, L: 0.229
CMYK
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 47% (0.468), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 56% (0.565)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 77% (0.769), yellow: 56% (0.565)
XYZ
X: 5.195, Y: 4.668, Z: 15.663
xyY
x: 0.204, y: 0.183, Y: 4.668
CIELab
L: 25.769, a: 9.717, b: -32.779
CIELuv
L: 25.769, u: -9.313, v: -41.719
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.769, C: 34.189, H: 286.511
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.769, C: 42.746, H: 257.416
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.607, a: 5.107, b: -27.856
CIECAM02
J: 18.074, C: 39.227, h: 259.040, Q: 83.761, M: 34.304, s: 63.995, H: 310.588
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.424, jaune: -5.822, green: 1.019
LMS
L: 3.269, M: 4.365, S: 15.482
YCbCr
Y: 66.123, Cb: 154.084, Cr: 114.650
YCgCo
Y: 66.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: -9.250
YDbDr
Y: 58.350, Db: 79.216, Dr: 40.610
YPbPr
Y: 58.058, Pb: 28.530, Pr: -13.392
xvYCC
Y: 65.862, Cb: 153.062, Cr: 116.236
YIQ
Y: 58.350, I: -29.811, Q: 11.527
YUV
Y: 58.350, U: 25.909, V: -18.731
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/8 ΔE = 3.078
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 4.927

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