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#253c9e Hex Color Code

#253c9e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253c9e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #253c9e is comprised of 14.51% red, 23.53% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #253c9e has a hue of 229° (degrees), 62% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.13 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#253c9e linear gradient to complementary #74c300

  1. #253c9e
  2. #4a518e
  3. #5e677d
  4. #6a7d6b
  5. #719456
  6. #75ab3c
  7. #74c300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #093190
  2. #153495
  3. #1e3899
  4. #253c9e
  5. #2c40a3
  6. #3244a7
  7. #3848ac

Tones

  1. #253c9e
  2. #394294
  3. #47488a
  4. #504f80
  5. #585576
  6. #5d5b6c
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#253c9e to white

  1. #253c9e
  2. #5559ae
  3. #7a77bf
  4. #9c97cf
  5. #bdb9df
  6. #dedbef
  7. #ffffff

#253c9e to black

  1. #253c9e
  2. #243382
  3. #212a67
  4. #1d214d
  5. #181834
  6. #110f1e
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Paints

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      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 0.887 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
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      #144098
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 61 23 246 / Lago 105
      #003ca4
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. ★ Atlantic 3
      #003ca8
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 293 C
      #003da5
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. ★ 286 XGC
      #033e9e
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  5. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  7. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
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      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  9. GM / General Motors

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      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 5.0%

#253c9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253c9e foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #253c9e">…</p>

#253c9e background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #253c9e">…</p>

#253c9e shadow

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253c9e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2440350
Binary
00100101, 00111100, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#253c9e
LRV
≈ 6.1%
Closest short hex
#14a ΔE = 3.112
RGB
rgb(37, 60, 158)
RGBA
rgba(37, 60, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.145, g: 0.235, b: 0.620
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.221%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14336866 / 0xff253c9e
HSL
hsl(229, 62%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 62%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.595), saturation: 77% (0.766), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 228.595, saturation: 76.582%, perceived brightness: 28.733%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.287, S: 82.163, L: 29.645
Cubehelix
H: -133.099, S: 1.023, L: 0.251
TSL
T: -2.472, S: 0.285, L: 0.252
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.766), magenta: 62% (0.620), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 76% (0.765), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 8.548, Y: 6.093, Z: 33.067
xyY
x: 0.179, y: 0.128, Y: 6.093
CIELab
L: 29.645, a: 27.271, b: -55.735
CIELuv
L: 29.645, u: -10.073, v: -74.371
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.645, C: 62.049, H: 296.073
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.645, C: 75.050, H: 262.287
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.683, a: 18.621, b: -62.148
CIECAM02
J: 20.672, C: 57.984, h: 262.192, Q: 89.578, M: 50.706, s: 75.237, H: 312.234
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.639, jaune: -10.117, green: 1.369
LMS
L: 3.512, M: 4.530, S: 32.626
YCbCr
Y: 71.233, Cb: 174.426, Cr: 110.945
YCgCo
Y: 78.750, Cg: -18.750, Co: -21.000
YDbDr
Y: 64.295, Db: 140.984, Dr: 51.925
YPbPr
Y: 62.157, Pb: 51.645, Pr: -16.008
xvYCC
Y: 69.382, Cb: 173.367, Cr: 113.938
YIQ
Y: 64.295, I: -45.185, Q: 25.628
YUV
Y: 64.295, U: 46.113, V: -23.946
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 7.454
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 2.046

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