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#253f85 Hex Color Code

#253f85 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253f85 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #253f85 is comprised of 14.51% red, 24.71% green and 52.16% blue. In the HSL color space #253f85 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 56% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.74 nm.

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#253f85 linear gradient to complementary #8eaa00

  1. #253f85
  2. #484f78
  3. #5d6069
  4. #6d725a
  5. #7a8449
  6. #859732
  7. #8eaa00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #123478
  2. #19387c
  3. #1f3b81
  4. #253f85
  5. #2a4389
  6. #2f468e
  7. #344a92

Tones

  1. #253f85
  2. #33427d
  3. #3e4675
  4. #454a6d
  5. #4c4d65
  6. #51515d
  7. #555555 / #555

Tints and Shades

#253f85 to white

  1. #253f85
  2. #505b99
  3. #7379ad
  4. #9699c1
  5. #b9bad6
  6. #dcdcea
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#253f85 to black

  1. #253f85
  2. #23356e
  3. #1f2b57
  4. #1b2242
  5. #16192d
  6. #0f0f1a
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2747 CP
      #2b3e85
      ΔE = 0.969 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
    2. ★ 662 CP
      #303f82
      ΔE = 1.279 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Canyon Blue
      #153d88
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #134391
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Vista B5-D1-3
      #244080
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. ★ Haleys Cove B6-D1-3
      #303c80
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  4. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 56 - Blue
      #2e3c7d
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6575
      #2f3c7c
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. ★ 6527
      #313b7f
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3065-R90B
      #00408b
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/19 / Str-Putz Capamix 42/19
      #30407c
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
    2. 57 16 246 / Lago 75
      #144494
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Azure
      #283c89
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. ★ Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  9. Berger

    1. Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Evening Magic / 7245
      #343c79
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Evening Magic / 7245
      #343c79
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. Evening in Paris
      #254280
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Evening Magic
      #343c79
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-a3
      #00428c
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. 36-a4
      #003d85
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  13. Testors

    1. Testors 2511C
      #003c87
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  14. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Ultra Marine Blue (022)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  15. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Ultramarine (839)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  16. Reaper Master

    1. Ultramarine Highlight (9189)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  17. Rackham

    1. Wizard Blue (7)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  18. Old Citadel

    1. Ultramarine Blue
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  19. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10441
      #004391
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. Perfect Blue
      #014293
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1d4591
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  21. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 6.7%

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#253f85 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253f85 foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #253f85">…</p>

#253f85 background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #253f85">…</p>

#253f85 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253f85">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2441093
Binary
00100101, 00111111, 10000101
Hexadecimal
#253f85
LRV
≈ 5.6%
Closest short hex
#248 ΔE = 2.165
RGB
rgb(37, 63, 133)
RGBA
rgba(37, 63, 133, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.159, g: 0.270, b: 0.571
RYB
red: 14.510%, yellow: 22.533%, blue: 52.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14336123 / 0xff253f85
HSL
hsl(224, 56%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 56%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.750), saturation: 72% (0.722), value: 52% (0.522)
HSP
hue: 223.750, saturation: 72.180%, perceived brightness: 27.044%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.269, S: 77.815, L: 28.488
Cubehelix
H: -138.031, S: 0.789, L: 0.247
TSL
T: -2.261, S: 0.249, L: 0.248
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.722), magenta: 53% (0.526), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 48% (0.478)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 75% (0.753), yellow: 48% (0.478)
XYZ
X: 6.773, Y: 5.641, Z: 22.918
xyY
x: 0.192, y: 0.160, Y: 5.641
CIELab
L: 28.488, a: 15.529, b: -42.265
CIELuv
L: 28.488, u: -10.620, v: -56.036
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.488, C: 45.027, H: 290.174
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.488, C: 57.033, H: 259.269
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.751, a: 9.335, b: -40.584
CIECAM02
J: 19.959, C: 47.656, h: 259.930, Q: 88.020, M: 41.674, s: 68.809, H: 311.050
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.505, jaune: -7.569, green: 1.243
LMS
L: 3.665, M: 4.950, S: 22.634
YCbCr
Y: 70.295, Cb: 162.578, Cr: 111.616
YCgCo
Y: 74.000, Cg: -11.000, Co: -14.750
YDbDr
Y: 63.206, Db: 105.010, Dr: 49.848
YPbPr
Y: 62.502, Pb: 37.990, Pr: -16.220
xvYCC
Y: 69.678, Cb: 161.372, Cr: 113.752
YIQ
Y: 63.206, I: -37.977, Q: 16.282
YUV
Y: 63.206, U: 34.346, V: -22.991
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/10 ΔE = 5.752
Brand Color
Booking.com ΔE = 4.682

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