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#254eb9 Hex Color Code

#254eb9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #254eb9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #254eb9 is comprised of 14.51% red, 30.59% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #254eb9 has a hue of 223° (degrees), 67% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.05 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#254eb9 linear gradient to complementary #9dde00

  1. #254eb9
  2. #5864a6
  3. #727b92
  4. #83937d
  5. #8fab65
  6. #98c446
  7. #9dde00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #003fa7
  2. #0944ad
  3. #1a49b3
  4. #254eb9
  5. #2e53bf
  6. #3758c5
  7. #3f5dcb

Tones

  1. #254eb9
  2. #3f53ad
  3. #4f58a0
  4. #5b5e94
  5. #636388
  6. #6a697c
  7. #6f6f6f

Tints and Shades

#254eb9 to white

  1. #254eb9
  2. #5a68c5
  3. #7f84d1
  4. #a1a1dd
  5. #c1c0e9
  6. #e0dff4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#254eb9 to black

  1. #254eb9
  2. #254198
  3. #233577
  4. #1f2959
  5. #1a1d3c
  6. #121221
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2388 C
      #0050b5
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. 18-3949 TPG
      #3e55ab
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  2. Krylon

    1. Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  3. AMC

    1. Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 3.009 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 4.468 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 3.104 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 3.169 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  6. Chrysler

    1. Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 3.247 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  7. Caparol

    1. 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 3.500 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  8. Plascon

    1. Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 3.671 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. Crushed Ice B6-B1-3
      #3c50c8
      ΔE = 3.924 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  9. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80016,X16
      #464a9f
      ΔE = 4.067 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  10. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 4.070 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  11. Crayola

    1. B'dazzled Blue
      #4a47b2
      ΔE = 4.095 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 4.194 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  13. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  14. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 4.636 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  15. Lascaux

    1. Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 5.136 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3050-R70B
      #4c4c99
      ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 5.100 / LRV ≈ 7.0%

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#254eb9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#254eb9 foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #254eb9">…</p>

#254eb9 background

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="background-color: #254eb9">…</p>

#254eb9 shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #254eb9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2444985
Binary
00100101, 01001110, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#254eb9
LRV
≈ 9.3%
Closest short hex
#25b ΔE = 2.685
RGB
rgb(37, 78, 185)
RGBA
rgba(37, 78, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.123, g: 0.260, b: 0.617
RYB
red: 14.510%, yellow: 27.100%, blue: 72.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14332231 / 0xff254eb9
HSL
hsl(223, 67%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 67%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.378), saturation: 80% (0.800), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 223.378, saturation: 80.000%, perceived brightness: 34.817%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 260.317, S: 87.905, L: 36.637
Cubehelix
H: -138.425, S: 1.065, L: 0.304
TSL
T: -2.245, S: 0.298, L: 0.306
CMYK
cyan: 80% (0.800), magenta: 58% (0.578), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 69% (0.694), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 12.241, Y: 9.343, Z: 47.048
xyY
x: 0.178, y: 0.136, Y: 9.343
CIELab
L: 36.637, a: 25.617, b: -60.448
CIELuv
L: 36.637, u: -14.779, v: -86.618
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 36.637, C: 65.652, H: 292.967
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 36.637, C: 87.869, H: 260.317
Hunter-Lab
L: 30.567, a: 17.992, b: -69.860
CIECAM02
J: 26.119, C: 63.235, h: 259.039, Q: 100.690, M: 55.298, s: 74.107, H: 310.587
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.600, jaune: -10.914, green: 2.047
LMS
L: 5.344, M: 7.535, S: 46.431
YCbCr
Y: 82.951, Cb: 181.041, Cr: 102.404
YCoCg
Y: 94.500, Cg: -16.500, Co: -27.750
YDbDr
Y: 77.939, Db: 161.081, Dr: 77.872
YPbPr
Y: 76.971, Pb: 58.215, Pr: -25.422
xvYCC
Y: 82.105, Cb: 179.138, Cr: 105.669
YIQ
Y: 77.939, I: -58.799, Q: 24.622
YUV
Y: 77.939, U: 52.685, V: -35.916
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.622
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Bold Blue ΔE = 1.155

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