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#253e8a Hex Color Code

#253e8a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253e8a is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #253e8a is comprised of 14.51% red, 24.31% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #253e8a has a hue of 225° (degrees), 58% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.12 nm.

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#253e8a linear gradient to complementary #87af00

  1. #253e8a
  2. #484f7c
  3. #5c616d
  4. #6b745e
  5. #77874b
  6. #809b34
  7. #87af00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #11337d
  2. #183781
  3. #1f3a86
  4. #253e8a
  5. #2b428e
  6. #304593
  7. #354997

Tones

  1. #253e8a
  2. #354282
  3. #3f4679
  4. #484b71
  5. #4e4f69
  6. #545361
  7. #585858

Tints and Shades

#253e8a to white

  1. #253e8a
  2. #515a9d
  3. #7579b1
  4. #9798c4
  5. #bab9d8
  6. #dcdceb
  7. #ffffff

#253e8a to black

  1. #253e8a
  2. #233472
  3. #202b5a
  4. #1c2244
  5. #16192f
  6. #100f1b
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Reflex Blue CP
      #263f8c
      ΔE = 0.511 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. ★ 10249 C
      #1e4294
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Azure
      #283c89
      ΔE = 0.908 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. ★ Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 1.307 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 1.245 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. S 3065-R90B
      #00408b
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Canyon Blue
      #153d88
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #134391
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Haleys Cove B6-D1-3
      #303c80
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. ★ Winter Storm B3-B1-2
      #003c90
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  6. Alcro

    1. ★ Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6520
      #363f84
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. ★ 6527
      #313b7f
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  8. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  9. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 56 - Blue
      #2e3c7d
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. Perfect Blue
      #014293
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1d4591
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  11. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  12. Caparol

    1. 57 16 246 / Lago 75
      #144494
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  13. Testors

    1. Testors 2511C
      #003c87
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10441
      #004391
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  15. Old Citadel

    1. Ultramarine Blue
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  16. Reaper Master

    1. Ultramarine Highlight (9189)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  17. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Ultra Marine Blue (022)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  18. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Ultramarine (839)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  19. Rackham

    1. Wizard Blue (7)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 4.8%

#253e8a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253e8a foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #253e8a">…</p>

#253e8a background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #253e8a">…</p>

#253e8a shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253e8a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2440842
Binary
00100101, 00111110, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#253e8a
LRV
≈ 5.7%
Closest short hex
#149 ΔE = 2.934
RGB
rgb(37, 62, 138)
RGBA
rgba(37, 62, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.156, g: 0.262, b: 0.582
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.224%, blue: 0.541%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14336374 / 0xff253e8a
HSL
hsl(225, 58%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 58%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.149), saturation: 73% (0.732), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 225.149, saturation: 73.188%, perceived brightness: 27.273%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.203, S: 78.656, L: 28.572
Cubehelix
H: -136.568, S: 0.839, L: 0.247
TSL
T: -2.322, S: 0.256, L: 0.248
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.732), magenta: 55% (0.551), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 76% (0.757), yellow: 46% (0.459)
XYZ
X: 7.071, Y: 5.673, Z: 24.762
xyY
x: 0.189, y: 0.151, Y: 5.673
CIELab
L: 28.572, a: 18.175, b: -45.231
CIELuv
L: 28.572, u: -10.365, v: -60.025
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.572, C: 48.746, H: 291.892
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.572, C: 60.913, H: 260.203
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.818, a: 11.315, b: -44.969
CIECAM02
J: 19.993, C: 49.963, h: 260.780, Q: 88.094, M: 43.692, s: 70.425, H: 311.493
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.537, jaune: -8.130, green: 1.233
LMS
L: 3.598, M: 4.805, S: 24.449
YCbCr
Y: 70.281, Cb: 165.064, Cr: 111.629
YCgCo
Y: 74.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: -16.000
YDbDr
Y: 63.189, Db: 112.558, Dr: 49.817
YPbPr
Y: 62.147, Pb: 40.875, Pr: -15.996
xvYCC
Y: 69.373, Cb: 163.906, Cr: 113.949
YIQ
Y: 63.189, I: -39.309, Q: 18.360
YUV
Y: 63.189, U: 36.815, V: -22.976
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 5.865
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 4.037

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