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#255ed9 Hex Color Code

#255ed9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #255ed9 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #255ed9 is comprised of 14.51% red, 36.86% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #255ed9 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 71% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.54 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#255ed9 linear gradient to complementary #bbfe00

  1. #255ed9
  2. #6676c2
  3. #8590ab
  4. #9aaa92
  5. #a9c676
  6. #b4e153
  7. #bbfe00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #004cc3
  2. #0052cb
  3. #1358d2
  4. #255ed9
  5. #3264e0
  6. #3d6ae8
  7. #4770ef

Tones

  1. #255ed9
  2. #4763ca
  3. #5b68bb
  4. #686eac
  5. #72739d
  6. #79798e
  7. #7f7f7f

Tints and Shades

#255ed9 to white

  1. #255ed9
  2. #6076e0
  3. #8690e7
  4. #a7aaee
  5. #c5c6f4
  6. #e2e2fa
  7. #ffffff

#255ed9 to black

  1. #255ed9
  2. #274eb1
  3. #263f8b
  4. #223067
  5. #1c2244
  6. #141525
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
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      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 13.2%

#255ed9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#255ed9 foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #255ed9">…</p>

#255ed9 background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #255ed9">…</p>

#255ed9 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #255ed9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2449113
Binary
00100101, 01011110, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#255ed9
LRV
≈ 13.4%
Closest short hex
#26d ΔE = 2.861
RGB
rgb(37, 94, 217)
RGBA
rgba(37, 94, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.106, g: 0.270, b: 0.624
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.315%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14328103 / 0xff255ed9
HSL
hsl(221, 71%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 71%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.000), saturation: 83% (0.829), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 221.000, saturation: 82.949%, perceived brightness: 41.063%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.579, S: 91.559, L: 43.369
Cubehelix
H: -140.997, S: 1.177, L: 0.355
TSL
T: -2.144, S: 0.316, L: 0.357
CMYK
cyan: 83% (0.829), magenta: 57% (0.567), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 17.286, Y: 13.406, Z: 67.309
xyY
x: 0.176, y: 0.137, Y: 13.406
CIELab
L: 43.369, a: 27.380, b: -68.012
CIELuv
L: 43.369, u: -18.795, v: -102.199
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.369, C: 73.316, H: 291.928
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.369, C: 103.912, H: 259.579
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.615, a: 20.193, b: -83.363
CIECAM02
J: 31.799, C: 70.176, h: 257.529, Q: 111.101, M: 61.368, s: 74.321, H: 309.808
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.597, jaune: -12.265, green: 2.627
LMS
L: 7.495, M: 11.006, S: 66.426
YCbCr
Y: 94.151, Cb: 190.433, Cr: 94.244
YCgCo
Y: 110.500, Cg: -16.500, Co: -35.750
YDbDr
Y: 90.979, Db: 189.609, Dr: 102.672
YPbPr
Y: 90.715, Pb: 68.055, Pr: -34.158
xvYCC
Y: 93.908, Cb: 187.782, Cr: 97.995
YIQ
Y: 90.979, I: -73.471, Q: 26.217
YUV
Y: 90.979, U: 62.015, V: -47.356
Munsell Color System
10PB 4/12 ΔE = 9.688
Brand Color
Flickr (blue) ΔE = 2.006

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