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#253f53 Hex Color Code

#253f53 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253f53 is a dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #253f53 is comprised of 14.51% red, 24.71% green and 32.55% blue. In the HSL color space #253f53 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 38% saturation and 24% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.27 nm.

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#253f53 linear gradient to complementary #4f3f29

  1. #253f53
  2. #303f4c
  3. #383f45
  4. #3f3f3e
  5. #453f37
  6. #4a3f30
  7. #4f3f29

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1a3549
  2. #1e384c
  3. #213c4f
  4. #253f53
  5. #294257
  6. #2c465a
  7. #30495e

Tints and Shades

#253f53 to white

  1. #253f53
  2. #475b6d
  3. #6a7a89
  4. #8d99a5
  5. #b2bac2
  6. #d8dce0
  7. #ffffff

#253f53 to black

  1. #253f53
  2. #213545
  3. #1c2b38
  4. #18222b
  5. #13191f
  6. #0b0f13
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Asurmen Blue Wash
      #273e51
      ΔE = 0.687 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  2. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Blue Shade Wash (73207)
      #273e51
      ΔE = 0.687 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  3. Levis

    1. ★ Lush Indigo
      #253e53
      ΔE = 0.726 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  4. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Dark Teal
      #224056
      ΔE = 0.954 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Slate Blue
      #313f51
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  5. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Snap-Shot / A370
      #2b3f52
      ΔE = 1.280 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. ★ Harpoon / A358
      #283c4c
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6966
      #1f3e55
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. ★ 6965
      #284157
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-4121 TCX
      #2c4053
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. 7546 CP
      #2c3c4c
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 570D-7 Nocturnal Sea
      #294257
      ΔE = 1.502 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
    2. 570F-7 Midnight Dream
      #2e3e4d
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ Peacock Blue
      #293d4e
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Salty Dog - 9177
      #234058
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Naval - 6244
      #2f3d4c
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-36-7 African Night
      #2d4051
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  12. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 25045
      #2c3f4f
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7365 - Blazer Blue
      #2e4052
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 4.9%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Superior Blue
      #1b3c52
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. Dark Royal Blue
      #1e394e
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10937
      #273c4c
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. CF10927
      #143c54
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-36-7 African Night
      #2c4457
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 5-36-6 Dark Secret
      #304252
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 6030-B
      #1e3a4e
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. North Sea / CC-932
      #2c3c4d
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. Marine Blue / 2059-10
      #1e3f5a
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  19. Resene

    1. Nile Blue B35-036-233
      #253f4e
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. Astronaut Blue B38-052-231
      #214559
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  20. Chrysler

    1. Medium Blue
      #2a4159
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. Dark Turquoise
      #2e4353
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2018-5
      #2b3b4c
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. T2016-6
      #25455b
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. Blue Navy
      #2e4353
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 5.2%
  23. Sikkens

    1. T0.20.20
      #2e4455
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  24. Ford

    1. Mariner Turquoise
      #2e3f4d
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  25. Brillux

    1. 60.09.30
      #303f53
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. 63.12.30
      #213f5a
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 4.6%
  26. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5347 B
      #294557
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  27. Audi

    1. Europeanblau Pearl / 9078, LZ5T, Y3
      #26394d
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  28. Laura Ashley

    1. 1412 Navy 6
      #2f4459
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  29. AMC

    1. Broadway Blue
      #1c3a52
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  30. Caparol

    1. 45 4 220 / Arctis 5
      #283c54
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 4.3%

#253f53 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253f53 foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #253f53">…</p>

#253f53 background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #253f53">…</p>

#253f53 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253f53">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2441043
Binary
00100101, 00111111, 01010011
Hexadecimal
#253f53
LRV
≈ 4.6%
Closest short hex
#245 ΔE = 3.269
RGB
rgb(37, 63, 83)
RGBA
rgba(37, 63, 83, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.202, g: 0.344, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.210%, blue: 0.325%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14336173 / 0xff253f53
HSL
hsl(206, 38%, 24%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 38%, 24%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.087), saturation: 55% (0.554), value: 33% (0.325)
HSP
hue: 206.087, saturation: 55.422%, perceived brightness: 23.281%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.766, S: 64.186, L: 25.480
Cubehelix
H: -158.608, S: 0.373, L: 0.225
TSL
T: -2.087, S: 0.177, L: 0.226
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.554), magenta: 24% (0.241), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 67% (0.675)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 75% (0.753), yellow: 67% (0.675)
XYZ
X: 4.101, Y: 4.573, Z: 8.848
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.261, Y: 4.573
CIELab
L: 25.480, a: -3.423, b: -15.111
CIELuv
L: 25.480, u: -10.774, v: -17.766
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.480, C: 15.494, H: 257.239
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.480, C: 20.777, H: 238.766
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.384, a: -3.186, b: -9.566
CIECAM02
J: 17.945, C: 24.026, h: 239.548, Q: 83.461, M: 21.010, s: 50.173, H: 300.948
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.213, jaune: -2.586, green: 1.448
LMS
L: 3.533, M: 4.930, S: 8.776
YCbCr
Y: 65.395, Cb: 140.628, Cr: 115.166
YCgCo
Y: 61.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: -2.250
YDbDr
Y: 57.506, Db: 38.360, Dr: 38.998
YPbPr
Y: 58.902, Pb: 12.990, Pr: -13.920
xvYCC
Y: 66.586, Cb: 139.411, Cr: 115.772
YIQ
Y: 57.506, I: -21.914, Q: 0.725
YUV
Y: 57.506, U: 12.546, V: -17.990
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 2/4 ΔE = 3.980
Brand Color
About.me (blue) ΔE = 3.813

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