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#253f88 Hex Color Code

#253f88 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253f88 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #253f88 is comprised of 14.51% red, 24.71% green and 53.33% blue. In the HSL color space #253f88 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 57% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.49 nm.

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#253f88 linear gradient to complementary #8cad00

  1. #253f88
  2. #484f7a
  3. #5d616c
  4. #6d735c
  5. #79864a
  6. #839933
  7. #8cad00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #11347b
  2. #19387f
  3. #1f3b84
  4. #253f88
  5. #2a438c
  6. #304791
  7. #354a95

Tones

  1. #253f88
  2. #344380
  3. #3f4778
  4. #474b70
  5. #4d4f68
  6. #53535f
  7. #575757

Tints and Shades

#253f88 to white

  1. #253f88
  2. #505b9b
  3. #7479af
  4. #9799c3
  5. #b9bad7
  6. #dcdceb
  7. #ffffff

#253f88 to black

  1. #253f88
  2. #233570
  3. #202b59
  4. #1b2243
  5. #16192e
  6. #0f0f1b
  7. #000000

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  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Canyon Blue
      #153d88
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. Impact Blue
      #0c4593
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Azure
      #283c89
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
    2. ★ Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Haleys Cove B6-D1-3
      #303c80
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. ★ Blue Vista B5-D1-3
      #244080
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-R80B
      #1c3d8f
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. ★ S 3065-R90B
      #00408b
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 5.5%
  5. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 56 - Blue
      #2e3c7d
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6575
      #2f3c7c
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
    2. 6561
      #363e7b
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. Perfect Blue
      #014293
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Medium Blue
      #1d4591
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  8. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10441
      #004391
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-a3
      #00428c
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. 36-a4
      #003d85
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  11. Testors

    1. Testors 2511C
      #003c87
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  12. Caparol

    1. Iris 12
      #004088
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. Friesenbla / Friesenblau
      #004494
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  13. Focoltone

    1. 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  14. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  15. Old Citadel

    1. Ultramarine Blue
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  16. Reaper Master

    1. Ultramarine Highlight (9189)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  17. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Ultra Marine Blue (022)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  18. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Ultramarine (839)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  19. Rackham

    1. Wizard Blue (7)
      #29397b
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
  20. Berger

    1. Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Evening Magic / 7245
      #343c79
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. Evening in Paris
      #254280
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Evening Magic
      #343c79
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 5.3%
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    1. Evening in Paris / 7269
      #254280
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
    2. Evening Magic / 7245
      #343c79
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 5.3%

#253f88 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253f88 foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #253f88">…</p>

#253f88 background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #253f88">…</p>

#253f88 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253f88">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2441096
Binary
00100101, 00111111, 10001000
Hexadecimal
#253f88
LRV
≈ 5.7%
Closest short hex
#248 ΔE = 2.497
RGB
rgb(37, 63, 136)
RGBA
rgba(37, 63, 136, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.157, g: 0.267, b: 0.576
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.226%, blue: 0.533%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14336120 / 0xff253f88
HSL
hsl(224, 57%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 57%%, 34%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.242), saturation: 73% (0.728), value: 53% (0.533)
HSP
hue: 224.242, saturation: 72.794%, perceived brightness: 27.304%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.645, S: 78.460, L: 28.708
Cubehelix
H: -137.513, S: 0.813, L: 0.248
TSL
T: -2.282, S: 0.253, L: 0.249
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.728), magenta: 54% (0.537), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 47% (0.467)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 75% (0.753), yellow: 47% (0.467)
XYZ
X: 6.983, Y: 5.725, Z: 24.025
xyY
x: 0.190, y: 0.156, Y: 5.725
CIELab
L: 28.708, a: 16.704, b: -43.771
CIELuv
L: 28.708, u: -10.634, v: -58.195
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.708, C: 46.850, H: 290.888
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.708, C: 59.158, H: 259.645
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.927, a: 10.220, b: -42.782
CIECAM02
J: 20.107, C: 48.883, h: 260.218, Q: 88.346, M: 42.748, s: 69.560, H: 311.200
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.519, jaune: -7.851, green: 1.258
LMS
L: 3.675, M: 4.952, S: 23.725
YCbCr
Y: 70.589, Cb: 163.895, Cr: 111.403
YCgCo
Y: 74.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: -15.500
YDbDr
Y: 63.548, Db: 109.009, Dr: 50.499
YPbPr
Y: 62.718, Pb: 39.490, Pr: -16.358
xvYCC
Y: 69.864, Cb: 162.689, Cr: 113.631
YIQ
Y: 63.548, I: -38.941, Q: 17.215
YUV
Y: 63.548, U: 35.654, V: -23.291
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 5.662
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 4.695

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