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#253e8c Hex Color Code

#253e8c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253e8c is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #253e8c is comprised of 14.51% red, 24.31% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #253e8c has a hue of 225° (degrees), 58% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.98 nm.

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#253e8c linear gradient to complementary #86b100

  1. #253e8c
  2. #484f7e
  3. #5d626f
  4. #6b755f
  5. #77884c
  6. #7f9c35
  7. #86b100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #10337f
  2. #183783
  3. #1f3a88
  4. #253e8c
  5. #2b4290
  6. #304695
  7. #354999

Tones

  1. #253e8c
  2. #354284
  3. #40477b
  4. #484b73
  5. #4f506a
  6. #555462
  7. #595959

Tints and Shades

#253e8c to white

  1. #253e8c
  2. #515a9f
  3. #7579b2
  4. #9898c5
  5. #bab9d8
  6. #dcdcec
  7. #ffffff

#253e8c to black

  1. #253e8c
  2. #233473
  3. #202b5c
  4. #1c2245
  5. #16192f
  6. #100f1b
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Reflex Blue CP
      #263f8c
      ΔE = 0.432 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. ★ 10249 C
      #1e4294
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Azure
      #283c89
      ΔE = 0.847 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. ★ Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 0.940 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. S 3065-R90B
      #00408b
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  4. Alcro

    1. ★ Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Canyon Blue
      #153d88
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #134391
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Winter Storm B3-B1-2
      #003c90
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
    2. ★ Haleys Cove B6-D1-3
      #303c80
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6520
      #363f84
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 6527
      #313b7f
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. Perfect Blue
      #014293
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1d4591
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  10. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  11. Caparol

    1. 57 16 246 / Lago 75
      #144494
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  12. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 56 - Blue
      #2e3c7d
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10441
      #004391
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 6.1%

#253e8c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253e8c foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #253e8c">…</p>

#253e8c background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #253e8c">…</p>

#253e8c shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253e8c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2440844
Binary
00100101, 00111110, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#253e8c
LRV
≈ 5.7%
Closest short hex
#149 ΔE = 2.755
RGB
rgb(37, 62, 140)
RGBA
rgba(37, 62, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.155, g: 0.259, b: 0.586
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.224%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14336372 / 0xff253e8c
HSL
hsl(225, 58%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 58%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.437), saturation: 74% (0.736), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 225.437, saturation: 73.571%, perceived brightness: 27.451%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.410, S: 79.076, L: 28.724
Cubehelix
H: -136.270, S: 0.855, L: 0.247
TSL
T: -2.334, S: 0.259, L: 0.249
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.736), magenta: 56% (0.557), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 76% (0.757), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 7.218, Y: 5.731, Z: 25.532
xyY
x: 0.188, y: 0.149, Y: 5.731
CIELab
L: 28.724, a: 18.956, b: -46.220
CIELuv
L: 28.724, u: -10.380, v: -61.436
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.724, C: 49.956, H: 292.300
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.724, C: 62.307, H: 260.410
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.940, a: 11.920, b: -46.474
CIECAM02
J: 20.096, C: 50.757, h: 260.920, Q: 88.320, M: 44.386, s: 70.891, H: 311.567
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.547, jaune: -8.315, green: 1.246
LMS
L: 3.605, M: 4.806, S: 25.207
YCbCr
Y: 70.477, Cb: 165.942, Cr: 111.487
YCgCo
Y: 75.250, Cg: -13.250, Co: -16.500
YDbDr
Y: 63.417, Db: 115.224, Dr: 50.251
YPbPr
Y: 62.291, Pb: 41.875, Pr: -16.088
xvYCC
Y: 69.497, Cb: 164.784, Cr: 113.868
YIQ
Y: 63.417, I: -39.951, Q: 18.982
YUV
Y: 63.417, U: 37.687, V: -23.176
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 5.797
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 3.802

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