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#253c9c Hex Color Code

#253c9c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253c9c is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #253c9c is comprised of 14.51% red, 23.53% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #253c9c has a hue of 228° (degrees), 62% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.25 nm.

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

#253c9c linear gradient to complementary #74c100

  1. #253c9c
  2. #4a518c
  3. #5d667b
  4. #697c69
  5. #719355
  6. #74aa3b
  7. #74c100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0a318e
  2. #153493
  3. #1e3897
  4. #253c9c
  5. #2c40a1
  6. #3244a5
  7. #3748aa

Tones

  1. #253c9c
  2. #394292
  3. #464889
  4. #4f4e7f
  5. #575475
  6. #5c5b6b
  7. #616161

Tints and Shades

#253c9c to white

  1. #253c9c
  2. #5459ad
  3. #7977bd
  4. #9b97ce
  5. #bdb9de
  6. #dedbef
  7. #ffffff

#253c9c to black

  1. #253c9c
  2. #243380
  3. #212a66
  4. #1d214c
  5. #181834
  6. #110f1d
  7. #000000

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#253c9c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253c9c foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #253c9c">…</p>

#253c9c background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #253c9c">…</p>

#253c9c shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253c9c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2440348
Binary
00100101, 00111100, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#253c9c
LRV
≈ 6.0%
Closest short hex
#14a ΔE = 3.227
RGB
rgb(37, 60, 156)
RGBA
rgba(37, 60, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.146, g: 0.237, b: 0.617
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.221%, blue: 0.612%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14336868 / 0xff253c9c
HSL
hsl(228, 62%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 62%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.403), saturation: 76% (0.763), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 228.403, saturation: 76.282%, perceived brightness: 28.541%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.171, S: 81.807, L: 29.474
Cubehelix
H: -133.287, S: 1.007, L: 0.250
TSL
T: -2.463, S: 0.282, L: 0.251
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.763), magenta: 62% (0.615), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 76% (0.765), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 8.377, Y: 6.024, Z: 32.167
xyY
x: 0.180, y: 0.129, Y: 6.024
CIELab
L: 29.474, a: 26.508, b: -54.800
CIELuv
L: 29.474, u: -10.043, v: -73.045
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.474, C: 60.874, H: 295.814
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.474, C: 73.732, H: 262.171
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.545, a: 17.972, b: -60.522
CIECAM02
J: 20.556, C: 57.271, h: 262.158, Q: 89.326, M: 50.083, s: 74.878, H: 312.216
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.632, jaune: -9.940, green: 1.344
LMS
L: 3.503, M: 4.528, S: 31.740
YCbCr
Y: 71.037, Cb: 173.548, Cr: 111.087
YCgCo
Y: 78.250, Cg: -18.250, Co: -20.500
YDbDr
Y: 64.067, Db: 138.318, Dr: 51.491
YPbPr
Y: 62.013, Pb: 50.645, Pr: -15.916
xvYCC
Y: 69.258, Cb: 172.488, Cr: 114.019
YIQ
Y: 64.067, I: -44.543, Q: 25.005
YUV
Y: 64.067, U: 45.241, V: -23.746
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 7.255
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 2.212

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