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Resene Tarawera B35-028-231 / #253c48 Hex Color Code

#253c48 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253c48 is a dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #253c48 is comprised of 14.51% red, 23.53% green and 28.24% blue. In the HSL color space #253c48 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 32% saturation and 21% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.85 nm.

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  1. Piccolo Latte coffee topping with flower art from milk in small glass with a piece of homemade brownies cake on blue ceramic plate on wooden table
  2. Happy friends doing party at night club - Young woman having fun with her group of mates eating candy lollipops inside disco - People, friendship, nightlife and youth holidays lifestyle
  3. Cerberus

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#253c48 linear gradient to complementary #443529

  1. #253c48
  2. #2d3b43
  3. #333a3e
  4. #383938
  5. #3c3733
  6. #40362e
  7. #443529

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1b333e
  2. #1f3642
  3. #223945
  4. #253c48
  5. #283f4b
  6. #2b424f
  7. #2f4652

Tints and Shades

#253c48 to white

  1. #253c48
  2. #465964
  3. #697780
  4. #8c989f
  5. #b1b9be
  6. #d7dbde
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#253c48 to black

  1. #253c48
  2. #20333c
  3. #1c2a31
  4. #172126
  5. #12181c
  6. #0a0f11
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ Peter Pan Blue
      #233c49
      ΔE = 0.558 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. Sherwood Green
      #2f3e45
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Midnight Azure
      #2a3c48
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Blue Navy
      #2e4353
      ΔE = 4.037 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 163A Ebony Blue
      #2b3d48
      ΔE = 1.380 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 363
      #323d44
      ΔE = 3.522 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  4. Volvo

    1. ★ Atoll Blue / FD
      #203e4b
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. Aquamarine / NIS
      #003848
      ΔE = 5.204 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  5. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15045
      #213b4a
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Federal Standard 15042
      #2d373d
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  6. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Island Fantasy / D14
      #2a3c49
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Snap-Shot / A370
      #2b3f52
      ΔE = 4.347 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  7. Wanderer

    1. ★ Delfterblau / 420
      #1d3b49
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Nile Blue B35-036-233
      #253f4e
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Mosaic WD025
      #293741
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  9. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5008 / Grey Blue
      #2b3a44
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
    2. RAL 250 20 10
      #20313d
      ΔE = 4.878 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  10. Sikkens

    1. ★ S8.14.17
      #2c3a44
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
    2. T0.20.20
      #2c4353
      ΔE = 3.802 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  11. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Gotha
      #243b43
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Devon
      #35424d
      ΔE = 4.163 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  12. Brillux

    1. 66.09.30
      #28414f
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. 69.06.33
      #313c3f
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  13. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Notte 1861
      #2c4049
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Grigio Tempesta 1832
      #344149
      ΔE = 3.876 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  14. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80317,XF17
      #2e3b43
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. Tamiya 80350,XF50
      #364145
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  15. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.897 #98
      #2d3c43
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Vallejo 70.980 #100
      #24343a
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  16. Ford

    1. Niagara Light Blue
      #1c3842
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. Midnight Turquoise
      #20414a
      ΔE = 3.690 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  17. Volkswagen

    1. Rock Gray
      #263b4c
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. Copenhagen Blue
      #313c45
      ΔE = 3.148 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  18. Tata

    1. Smoke Grey / 703
      #22424e
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  19. AMC

    1. Brigantine Blue
      #143a48
      ΔE = 3.074 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. Dark Baltic Blue
      #363e47
      ΔE = 4.373 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10924
      #173844
      ΔE = 3.076 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. CF10944
      #1c3549
      ΔE = 5.175 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  21. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5348 B
      #313f4b
      ΔE = 3.085 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Cool Blue / 5341 B
      #303d42
      ΔE = 3.845 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  22. Colortrend

    1. Peacock Blue
      #293d4e
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. Templar Grey
      #363d42
      ΔE = 4.865 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  23. Berger

    1. Puerto Descedo / 7381
      #303d44
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. In The Navy / 8269
      #313b45
      ΔE = 3.394 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. Puerto Descedo / 7381
      #303d44
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. In The Navy / 8269
      #313b45
      ΔE = 3.394 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  25. Vista Paint

    1. Puerto Deseado
      #303d44
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. In the Navy
      #313b45
      ΔE = 3.394 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  26. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. T63 Teal
      #173f4e
      ΔE = 3.157 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. B64 Charcoal
      #363e44
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Dark Night - 6237
      #23383f
      ΔE = 3.193 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
    2. Gale Force - 7605
      #35454e
      ΔE = 4.737 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  28. Ressource Peintures

    1. Ombrage / FOR04
      #234052
      ΔE = 3.297 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
    2. Broadway / SL37
      #343d46
      ΔE = 3.883 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 7020-B10G
      #22353e
      ΔE = 3.354 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. S 5540-B10G
      #0d3c4e
      ΔE = 4.104 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  30. McCormick Paints

    1. In the Navy
      #313b45
      ΔE = 3.394 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  31. Lascaux

    1. Carbon black / 181
      #1a3640
      ΔE = 3.524 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  32. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 C 40 - Black
      #27363d
      ΔE = 3.561 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. BS 2660 BS 7-086 - Midnight blue
      #2f4656
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  33. Chrysler

    1. Marine Blue
      #31404e
      ΔE = 3.581 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
    2. Hathor Blue
      #2b3640
      ΔE = 3.630 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  34. FolkArt

    1. Navy Blue / 403
      #243c4f
      ΔE = 3.628 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7334-83 Groenland Sea
      #31434f
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. 7318-73 Perseus
      #33434c
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  36. Earthpaint

    1. 5-36-7 African Night
      #2d4051
      ΔE = 3.812 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. 5-36-6 Dark Secret
      #313e4d
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  37. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Blue Shade Wash (73207)
      #273e51
      ΔE = 3.833 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  38. Old Citadel

    1. Asurmen Blue Wash
      #273e51
      ΔE = 3.833 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  39. Valspar Paint

    1. Cracked Pepper
      #29353d
      ΔE = 3.852 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. Naval Brigade W33D
      #34424a
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  40. Benjamin Moore

    1. Polo Blue / 2062-10
      #333b44
      ΔE = 3.991 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Twilight / 2058-10
      #264556
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  41. Paint & Paper Library

    1. Plimsoll
      #2e3742
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
    2. Kigali
      #344349
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  42. Tollens

    1. T2019-5
      #2f3844
      ΔE = 4.063 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. Carbone | EE209
      #2b353e
      ΔE = 4.085 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  43. Matthews Paint

    1. Esmerelda Green Met. / 23420
      #143541
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  44. Caparol

    1. 40 5 200 / Verona 35
      #1c3444
      ΔE = 4.145 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  45. Behr

    1. Unforgiven PPOC-75
      #334450
      ΔE = 4.202 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 540F-7 Velvet Evening
      #294856
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  46. Duron

    1. Dark Night
      #133541
      ΔE = 4.237 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  47. Alcro

    1. Fado
      #30383e
      ΔE = 4.310 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. Oktan
      #003e4f
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  48. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Midsummer Gale 26-17
      #32454f
      ΔE = 4.315 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Purple Nite 30-17
      #353b45
      ΔE = 4.737 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  49. Coronado Paint

    1. 7365 - Blazer Blue
      #2e4052
      ΔE = 4.411 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  50. ARO

    1. Bleu / 778
      #1e384c
      ΔE = 4.429 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  51. Dulux

    1. Azure Fusion 1 / 70BG 07/086
      #2f454d
      ΔE = 4.454 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 17BB 08/104
      #314655
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  52. Dupont

    1. CAS928
      #16333f
      ΔE = 4.501 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. CAS480
      #003a4b
      ΔE = 5.040 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  53. Beckers

    1. Tjärn 814 / S 7910-B28G
      #313843
      ΔE = 4.520 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  54. Zuendapp

    1. Adriablau / 1
      #0e3544
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  55. Nippon Paint

    1. Ebony Blue / NP N 2002 A
      #324553
      ΔE = 4.585 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  56. Levis

    1. Lush Indigo
      #253e53
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Shady Blue C80
      #314655
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  57. ICI Paints

    1. Gabled Blue 70BG 07/086
      #32454c
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  58. Audi

    1. Europeanblau Pearl / 9078, LZ5T, Y3
      #26394d
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Indigo Pearl / C2
      #22313c
      ΔE = 4.917 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  59. Disney

    1. 4C-10-4 Galaxy Black
      #343c40
      ΔE = 4.822 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  60. Pantone / PMS

    1. 19-4125 TCX
      #274357
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. 3035
      #003d4d
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  61. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-36-7 African Night
      #2c4457
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 5-38-6 Agate
      #323d4e
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  62. Kelly-Moore

    1. Dark Night / AC253-5
      #373c44
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  63. Laura Ashley

    1. 1312 Powder Blue 6
      #304854
      ΔE = 5.205 / LRV ≈ 5.9%

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#253c48 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253c48 foreground

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #253c48">…</p>

#253c48 background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #253c48">…</p>

#253c48 shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253c48">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2440264
Binary
00100101, 00111100, 01001000
Hexadecimal
#253c48
LRV
≈ 4.1%
Closest short hex
#245 ΔE = 3.941
RGB
rgb(37, 60, 72)
RGBA
rgba(37, 60, 72, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.219, g: 0.355, b: 0.426
RYB
red: 14.510%, yellow: 19.953%, blue: 28.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14336952 / 0xff253c48
HSL
hsl(201, 32%, 21%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 32%, 21%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (200.571), saturation: 49% (0.486), value: 28% (0.282)
HSP
hue: 200.571, saturation: 48.611%, perceived brightness: 21.882%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 228.895, S: 58.252, L: 23.975
Cubehelix
H: -165.377, S: 0.296, L: 0.213
TSL
T: -1.923, S: 0.156, L: 0.214
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.486), magenta: 17% (0.167), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 72% (0.718)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 76% (0.765), yellow: 72% (0.718)
XYZ
X: 3.548, Y: 4.093, Z: 6.733
xyY
x: 0.247, y: 0.285, Y: 4.093
CIELab
L: 23.975, a: -5.203, b: -10.164
CIELuv
L: 23.975, u: -9.705, v: -11.123
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.975, C: 11.418, H: 242.891
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.975, C: 14.762, H: 228.895
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.230, a: -4.097, b: -5.570
CIECAM02
J: 16.914, C: 19.161, h: 230.256, Q: 81.028, M: 16.756, s: 45.475, H: 291.589
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.162, jaune: -1.720, green: 1.401
LMS
L: 3.265, M: 4.492, S: 6.687
YCbCr
Y: 62.805, Cb: 136.672, Cr: 117.051
YCoCg
Y: 57.250, Cg: 2.750, Co: 0.500
YDbDr
Y: 54.491, Db: 26.346, Dr: 33.263
YPbPr
Y: 55.965, Pb: 8.645, Pr: -12.052
xvYCC
Y: 64.064, Cb: 135.594, Cr: 117.413
YIQ
Y: 54.491, I: -17.557, Q: -1.130
YUV
Y: 54.491, U: 8.617, V: -15.345
Munsell Color System
7.5B 2/4 ΔE = 2.945
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 5.800

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