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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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      ΔE = 0.552 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
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      #236a78
      ΔE = 0.684 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
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      #146c7c
      ΔE = 1.247 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
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    1. ★ Blue
      #2b6c7a
      ΔE = 0.712 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
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      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Terrace Blue
      #2b6c7a
      ΔE = 0.712 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Tampico Turquoise
      #346d7e
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  5. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5021 / Water blue
      #256d7b
      ΔE = 0.948 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Middy Blue / 50BG 12/219
      #2f6a76
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. Lakemont Blue / 70BG 11/257
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      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
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      #2e6a7a
      ΔE = 1.418 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. Artisan
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      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aqualogic / T73-8
      #1b6e7d
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
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      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
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    1. ★ 530D-7 Grand Rapids
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      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
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    1. ★ Baltic Blue / RLIB214
      #256874
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Allports B51-085-212
      #1f6a7d
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. ★ Kitsch B50-093-205
      #006c7f
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Night Scape
      #326c77
      ΔE = 1.860 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
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      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 123A Dark Secret
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      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
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      #23707f
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
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    1. ★ Hawaiian Blue 2
      #136777
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. 70BG 11/257
      #05687d
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3155 CP
      #006c7c
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
    2. ★ 3155 XGC
      #00697a
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
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    1. ★ CF10356
      #006c7c
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
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      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
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      #076e7e
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
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      #276973
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
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      #226a75
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
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      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
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      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
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      #196a76
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
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      #00687d
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3060-B30G
      #006b7a
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. ★ S 4040-B20G
      #186675
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
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      #00697c
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
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      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
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      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
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      #00697c
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. 26-a7
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      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
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      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
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      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
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      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
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      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
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      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
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      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
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    1. Teal Mist
      #297181
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
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    1. BS381 103 - Peacock blue
      #326872
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
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      #006c7a
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
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    1. Bleu pueblo
      #006c81
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
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    1. 4030 Artisan 30BG 14/248
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      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
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      #007080
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
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      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  38. Pratt & Lambert

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      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
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      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
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      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
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      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
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      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
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      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
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      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
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#256b7a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#256b7a foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #256b7a">…</p>

#256b7a background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

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

#256b7a shadow

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2452346
Binary
00100101, 01101011, 01111010
Hexadecimal
#256b7a
LRV
≈ 12.3%
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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