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#256b7a Hex Color Code

#256b7a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #256b7a is a medium dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #256b7a is comprised of 14.51% red, 41.96% green and 47.84% blue. In the HSL color space #256b7a has a hue of 191° (degrees), 53% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.18 nm.

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#256b7a linear gradient to complementary #65443a

  1. #256b7a
  2. #3b656f
  3. #495e64
  4. #535859
  5. #5a524f
  6. #604b44
  7. #65443a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #075968
  2. #145f6e
  3. #1d6574
  4. #256b7a
  5. #2d7180
  6. #347786
  7. #3b7d8d

Tones

  1. #256b7a
  2. #326773
  3. #3b626c
  4. #425e65
  5. #48595e
  6. #4c5557
  7. #505050

Tints and Shades

#256b7a to White

  1. #256b7a
  2. #4f828f
  3. #729aa4
  4. #95b2ba
  5. #b8cbd1
  6. #dbe5e8
  7. #ffffff

#256b7a to Black

  1. #256b7a
  2. #225965
  3. #1f4750
  4. #1b363d
  5. #16262a
  6. #0f1719
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ RAL 5021 / Water blue
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      #076e7e
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      ΔE = 2.082
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    1. ★ S 3060-B30G
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      ΔE = 2.207
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#256b7a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#256b7a foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #256b7a">…</p>

#256b7a background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #256b7a">…</p>

#256b7a shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #256b7a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2452346
Binary
00100101, 01101011, 01111010
Hexadecimal
#256b7a
Closest short hex
#267 ΔE = 2.206
RGB
rgb(37, 107, 122)
RGBA
rgba(37, 107, 122, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.139, g: 0.402, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 0.145%, yellow: 0.296%, blue: 0.478%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14324870 / 0xff256b7a
HSL
hsl(191, 53%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(191, 53%%, 31%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 191° (190.588), saturation: 70% (0.697), value: 48% (0.478)
HSP
hue: 190.588, saturation: 69.672%, perceived brightness: 36.843%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 215.023, S: 86.079, L: 41.709
Cubehelix
H: -177.146, S: 0.558, L: 0.344
TSL
T: -1.682, S: 0.277, L: 0.344
CMYK
cyan: 70% (0.697), magenta: 12% (0.123), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.522)
CMY
cyan: 85% (0.855), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 52% (0.522)
XYZ
X: 9.532, Y: 12.313, Z: 20.283
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.292, Y: 12.313
CIELab
L: 41.709, a: -16.444, b: -14.725
CIELuv
L: 41.709, u: -26.222, v: -18.376
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 41.709, C: 22.073, H: 221.842
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 41.709, C: 32.020, H: 215.023
Hunter-Lab
L: 35.090, a: -12.918, b: -9.709
CIECAM02
J: 30.737, C: 33.273, h: 216.137, Q: 109.229, M: 29.096, s: 51.612, H: 274.427
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.136, jaune: -2.427, green: 3.423
LMS
L: 8.981, M: 14.318, S: 20.142
YCbCr
Y: 91.393, Cb: 144.945, Cr: 96.205
YCgCo
Y: 93.250, Cg: 13.750, Co: -12.000
YDbDr
Y: 87.780, Db: 51.495, Dr: 96.565
YPbPr
Y: 93.170, Pb: 15.550, Pr: -35.690
xvYCC
Y: 96.017, Cb: 141.660, Cr: 96.649
YIQ
Y: 87.780, I: -46.519, Q: -10.135
YUV
Y: 87.780, U: 16.840, V: -44.550
Munsell Color System
5B 4/6 ΔE = 1.299
Brand Color
XING ΔE = 7.248

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