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#253e71 Hex Color Code

#253e71 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253e71 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #253e71 is comprised of 14.51% red, 24.31% green and 44.31% blue. In the HSL color space #253e71 has a hue of 220° (degrees), 51% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.74 nm.

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#253e71 linear gradient to complementary #848610

  1. #253e71
  2. #414965
  3. #545459
  4. #62604c
  5. #6f6c3e
  6. #7a792c
  7. #848610

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #173465
  2. #1c3769
  3. #203b6d
  4. #253e71
  5. #294275
  6. #2e4579
  7. #32497d

Tones

  1. #253e71
  2. #2f406b
  3. #374264
  4. #3d445e
  5. #434658
  6. #474951
  7. #4b4b4b

Tints and Shades

#253e71 to white

  1. #253e71
  2. #4c5a88
  3. #6f799f
  4. #9298b6
  5. #b6b9ce
  6. #dadce6
  7. #ffffff

#253e71 to black

  1. #253e71
  2. #22345e
  3. #1e2b4b
  4. #192239
  5. #141928
  6. #0d0f18
  7. #000000

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#253e71 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253e71 foreground

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="color: #253e71">…</p>

#253e71 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #253e71">…</p>

#253e71 shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253e71">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2440817
Binary
00100101, 00111110, 01110001
Hexadecimal
#253e71
LRV
≈ 5.0%
Closest short hex
#247 ΔE = 2.623
RGB
rgb(37, 62, 113)
RGBA
rgba(37, 62, 113, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.175, g: 0.292, b: 0.533
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.219%, blue: 0.443%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14336399 / 0xff253e71
HSL
hsl(220, 51%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 51%, 29%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (220.263), saturation: 67% (0.673), value: 44% (0.443)
HSP
hue: 220.263, saturation: 67.257%, perceived brightness: 25.176%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.166, S: 72.630, L: 26.821
Cubehelix
H: -141.811, S: 0.629, L: 0.236
TSL
T: -2.113, S: 0.220, L: 0.237
CMYK
cyan: 67% (0.673), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 56% (0.557)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 76% (0.757), yellow: 56% (0.557)
XYZ
X: 5.465, Y: 5.030, Z: 16.303
xyY
x: 0.204, y: 0.188, Y: 5.030
CIELab
L: 26.821, a: 8.413, b: -32.372
CIELuv
L: 26.821, u: -10.271, v: -41.709
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 26.821, C: 33.447, H: 284.568
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 26.821, C: 42.955, H: 256.166
Hunter-Lab
L: 22.428, a: 4.246, b: -27.396
CIECAM02
J: 18.823, C: 39.209, h: 257.357, Q: 85.479, M: 34.288, s: 63.334, H: 309.719
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.408, jaune: -5.733, green: 1.169
LMS
L: 3.518, M: 4.793, S: 16.117
YCbCr
Y: 67.831, Cb: 154.089, Cr: 113.404
YCgCo
Y: 68.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: -9.750
YDbDr
Y: 60.339, Db: 79.233, Dr: 44.392
YPbPr
Y: 60.347, Pb: 28.375, Pr: -14.846
xvYCC
Y: 67.827, Cb: 152.925, Cr: 114.959
YIQ
Y: 60.339, I: -31.277, Q: 10.581
YUV
Y: 60.339, U: 25.915, V: -20.476
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/8 ΔE = 4.295
Brand Color
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