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#253d73 Hex Color Code

#253d73 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253d73 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #253d73 is comprised of 14.51% red, 23.92% green and 45.1% blue. In the HSL color space #253d73 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 51% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.1 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#253d73 linear gradient to complementary #8b9107

  1. #253d73
  2. #434967
  3. #57575b
  4. #67654e
  5. #74733f
  6. #80822c
  7. #8b9107

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #163367
  2. #1c366b
  3. #203a6f
  4. #253d73
  5. #294077
  6. #2e447b
  7. #32487f

Tones

  1. #253d73
  2. #303f6d
  3. #384266
  4. #3e4460
  5. #444759
  6. #484953
  7. #4c4c4c

Tints and Shades

#253d73 to white

  1. #253d73
  2. #4c5989
  3. #7078a0
  4. #9398b7
  5. #b6b9cf
  6. #dadbe7
  7. #ffffff

#253d73 to black

  1. #253d73
  2. #22335f
  3. #1e2a4c
  4. #1a213a
  5. #151928
  6. #0e0f18
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 288 CP
      #223d72
      ΔE = 0.625 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
    2. ★ 280 CP
      #223a76
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  2. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Catalina Blue
      #2a3e74
      ΔE = 0.830 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. ★ Island Blue
      #293a71
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Lapis
      #213f75
      ΔE = 1.057 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. ★ Blue
      #223b77
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Regal Blue
      #2a3f71
      ΔE = 1.321 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. ★ Barrier Blue
      #2b3d6c
      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  5. AMC

    1. ★ Electric Blue
      #274074
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. Dark Blue
      #22386a
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue / 2066-10
      #243973
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Starry Night Blue / 2067-20
      #344177
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Sea World B40-097-275
      #323f75
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. Wet N Wild B49-089-260
      #254375
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  8. Levis

    1. ★ Majestueus Blauw
      #17407d
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2007-5
      #333f73
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6622
      #293b77
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
    2. 6662
      #284273
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4050-R80B
      #203975
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10933
      #0e3b73
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  13. Krylon

    1. Iris
      #324070
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  14. Earthborn

    1. Button Tin
      #0d3f78
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  15. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 1
      #333d6b
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Plush Velvet 2
      #2e416e
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  16. Plascon

    1. Smoky Wings B6-E1-3
      #343c70
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. Gravel Road B5-E1-3
      #30406c
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 35-a7
      #003d78
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. 36-b6
      #2c427d
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  18. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Macragge Blue
      #0d407f
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  19. Man

    1. Lichtblau / 5012
      #003d77
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  20. Dulux Australia

    1. Mystification / A388
      #2a4271
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  21. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B11 Rich Blue
      #2b3769
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. B61 Coral Sea
      #2b3872
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  22. Chrysler

    1. Brilliant Blue
      #1a3978
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  23. Sikkens

    1. V0.47.19
      #083b7b
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  24. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 5540-R70B
      #2f3f6a
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  25. Fired Earth

    1. Jubilee Blue
      #344277
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  26. Caparol

    1. 55 30 230 / Coelin 100
      #003c7c
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. Evening in Paris
      #254280
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  29. Berger

    1. Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 5.8%

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#253d73 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253d73 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #253d73">…</p>

#253d73 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #253d73">…</p>

#253d73 shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253d73">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2440563
Binary
00100101, 00111101, 01110011
Hexadecimal
#253d73
LRV
≈ 5.0%
Closest short hex
#247 ΔE = 3.316
RGB
rgb(37, 61, 115)
RGBA
rgba(37, 61, 115, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.174, g: 0.286, b: 0.540
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.217%, blue: 0.451%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14336653 / 0xff253d73
HSL
hsl(222, 51%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 51%, 30%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.538), saturation: 68% (0.678), value: 45% (0.451)
HSP
hue: 221.538, saturation: 67.826%, perceived brightness: 25.114%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.172, S: 72.813, L: 26.644
Cubehelix
H: -140.408, S: 0.653, L: 0.234
TSL
T: -2.167, S: 0.223, L: 0.235
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.678), magenta: 47% (0.470), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.549)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 76% (0.761), yellow: 55% (0.549)
XYZ
X: 5.525, Y: 4.968, Z: 16.884
xyY
x: 0.202, y: 0.181, Y: 4.968
CIELab
L: 26.644, a: 9.880, b: -33.925
CIELuv
L: 26.644, u: -9.956, v: -43.722
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 26.644, C: 35.335, H: 286.237
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 26.644, C: 44.841, H: 257.172
Hunter-Lab
L: 22.289, a: 5.241, b: -29.310
CIECAM02
J: 18.687, C: 40.442, h: 258.459, Q: 85.169, M: 35.366, s: 64.439, H: 310.287
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.429, jaune: -6.025, green: 1.118
LMS
L: 3.441, M: 4.649, S: 16.688
YCbCr
Y: 67.523, Cb: 155.258, Cr: 113.630
YCgCo
Y: 68.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: -10.250
YDbDr
Y: 59.980, Db: 82.782, Dr: 43.710
YPbPr
Y: 59.776, Pb: 29.760, Pr: -14.484
xvYCC
Y: 67.337, Cb: 154.142, Cr: 115.277
YIQ
Y: 59.980, I: -31.645, Q: 11.726
YUV
Y: 59.980, U: 27.076, V: -20.161
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/8 ΔE = 4.022
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 4.703

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