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#253d8e Hex Color Code

#253d8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253d8e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #253d8e is comprised of 14.51% red, 23.92% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #253d8e has a hue of 226° (degrees), 59% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.5 nm.

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#253d8e linear gradient to complementary #83b300

  1. #253d8e
  2. #484f80
  3. #5d6271
  4. #6b7560
  5. #75894e
  6. #7d9e36
  7. #83b300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #103281
  2. #183685
  3. #1f398a
  4. #253d8e
  5. #2b4192
  6. #304497
  7. #35489b

Tones

  1. #253d8e
  2. #364285
  3. #41467d
  4. #494b74
  5. #50506c
  6. #565563
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#253d8e to white

  1. #253d8e
  2. #5159a1
  3. #7678b3
  4. #9898c6
  5. #bab9d9
  6. #dcdcec
  7. #ffffff

#253d8e to black

  1. #253d8e
  2. #233375
  3. #202a5d
  4. #1c2146
  5. #171930
  6. #100f1c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 0.728 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Azure
      #283c89
      ΔE = 0.889 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. ★ Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  3. Alcro

    1. ★ Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 3435
      #1b3892
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Winter Storm B3-B1-2
      #003c90
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. Haleys Cove B6-D1-3
      #303c80
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  6. Chrysler

    1. Canyon Blue
      #153d88
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #134391
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6520
      #363f84
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 6527
      #313b7f
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2118 CP
      #31397f
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. 3584 C
      #2e3e80
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  9. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. Perfect Blue
      #014293
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 6.0%

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#253d8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253d8e foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #253d8e">…</p>

#253d8e background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #253d8e">…</p>

#253d8e shadow

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253d8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2440590
Binary
00100101, 00111101, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#253d8e
LRV
≈ 5.7%
Closest short hex
#249 ΔE = 2.899
RGB
rgb(37, 61, 142)
RGBA
rgba(37, 61, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.154, g: 0.254, b: 0.592
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.222%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14336626 / 0xff253d8e
HSL
hsl(226, 59%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 59%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.286), saturation: 74% (0.739), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 226.286, saturation: 73.944%, perceived brightness: 27.429%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.898, S: 79.279, L: 28.598
Cubehelix
H: -135.402, S: 0.882, L: 0.246
TSL
T: -2.371, S: 0.263, L: 0.247
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.739), magenta: 57% (0.570), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 76% (0.761), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 7.312, Y: 5.683, Z: 26.297
xyY
x: 0.186, y: 0.145, Y: 5.683
CIELab
L: 28.598, a: 20.423, b: -47.658
CIELuv
L: 28.598, u: -10.126, v: -63.208
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.598, C: 51.849, H: 293.196
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.598, C: 64.014, H: 260.898
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.839, a: 13.035, b: -48.717
CIECAM02
J: 19.988, C: 51.805, h: 261.394, Q: 88.084, M: 45.303, s: 71.716, H: 311.815
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.564, jaune: -8.590, green: 1.228
LMS
L: 3.529, M: 4.662, S: 25.960
YCbCr
Y: 70.169, Cb: 167.111, Cr: 111.713
YCgCo
Y: 75.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: -17.000
YDbDr
Y: 63.058, Db: 118.773, Dr: 49.569
YPbPr
Y: 61.720, Pb: 43.260, Pr: -15.726
xvYCC
Y: 69.007, Cb: 166.001, Cr: 114.186
YIQ
Y: 63.058, I: -40.319, Q: 20.127
YUV
Y: 63.058, U: 38.848, V: -22.861
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.137
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 3.202

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