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#253f9e Hex Color Code

#253f9e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #253f9e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #253f9e is comprised of 14.51% red, 24.71% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #253f9e has a hue of 227° (degrees), 62% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.78 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#253f9e linear gradient to complementary #7fc300

  1. #253f9e
  2. #4c538e
  3. #61697d
  4. #6e7e6b
  5. #779556
  6. #7dac3c
  7. #7fc300

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #083390
  2. #153794
  3. #1d3b99
  4. #253f9e
  5. #2c43a3
  6. #3247a8
  7. #384bac

Tones

  1. #253f9e
  2. #394594
  3. #464a8a
  4. #505080
  5. #575676
  6. #5d5c6c
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#253f9e to white

  1. #253f9e
  2. #555bae
  3. #7979bf
  4. #9c99cf
  5. #bdbadf
  6. #dedcef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#253f9e to black

  1. #253f9e
  2. #243582
  3. #212b67
  4. #1d224d
  5. #181934
  6. #110f1e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Angela bay B3-A1-2
      #0044a4
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 286 XGC
      #033e9e
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. 2746 CP
      #2f3f90
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 61 23 246 / Lago 105
      #003ca4
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. ★ 40/09
      #0040ac
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  5. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  6. AMC

    1. Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  7. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  8. Focoltone

    1. 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  9. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 7.1%

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#253f9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#253f9e foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #253f9e">…</p>

#253f9e background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #253f9e">…</p>

#253f9e shadow

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #253f9e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2441118
Binary
00100101, 00111111, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#253f9e
LRV
≈ 6.4%
Closest short hex
#14a ΔE = 2.271
RGB
rgb(37, 63, 158)
RGBA
rgba(37, 63, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.143, g: 0.244, b: 0.612
RYB
red: 14.510%, yellow: 22.902%, blue: 61.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14336098 / 0xff253f9e
HSL
hsl(227, 62%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 62%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.107), saturation: 77% (0.766), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 227.107, saturation: 76.582%, perceived brightness: 29.307%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.632, S: 82.615, L: 30.439
Cubehelix
H: -134.572, S: 0.992, L: 0.257
TSL
T: -2.407, S: 0.281, L: 0.259
CMYK
cyan: 77% (0.766), magenta: 60% (0.601), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 75% (0.753), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 8.710, Y: 6.416, Z: 33.120
xyY
x: 0.181, y: 0.133, Y: 6.416
CIELab
L: 30.439, a: 25.254, b: -54.440
CIELuv
L: 30.439, u: -10.810, v: -73.485
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 30.439, C: 60.012, H: 294.887
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 30.439, C: 74.276, H: 261.632
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.330, a: 17.051, b: -59.795
CIECAM02
J: 21.287, C: 57.287, h: 261.457, Q: 90.900, M: 50.097, s: 74.237, H: 311.848
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.615, jaune: -9.856, green: 1.440
LMS
L: 3.760, M: 4.965, S: 32.684
YCbCr
Y: 72.745, Cb: 173.553, Cr: 109.841
YCgCo
Y: 80.250, Cg: -17.250, Co: -21.000
YDbDr
Y: 66.056, Db: 138.335, Dr: 55.273
YPbPr
Y: 64.302, Pb: 50.490, Pr: -17.370
xvYCC
Y: 71.224, Cb: 172.352, Cr: 112.742
YIQ
Y: 66.056, I: -46.009, Q: 24.060
YUV
Y: 66.056, U: 45.246, V: -25.491
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.243
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 2.939

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