#252c51 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #252c51 is composed of 14.5% red, 17.3% green and 31.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.3% cyan, 45.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 68.2% black. It has a hue angle of 230.5 degrees, a saturation of 37.3% and a lightness of 23.1%. #252c51 color hex could be obtained by blending #4a58a2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 15
    • G 17
    • B 32
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 46
    • Y 0
    • K 68
    CMYK color chart

#252c51 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#252c51 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #252c51 has RGB values of R:37, G:44, B:81 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.46, Y:0, K:0.68. Its decimal value is 2436177.

Hex triplet 252c51 #252c51
RGB Decimal 37, 44, 81 rgb(37,44,81)
RGB Percent 14.5, 17.3, 31.8 rgb(14.5%,17.3%,31.8%)
CMYK 54, 46, 0, 68
HSL 230.5°, 37.3, 23.1 hsl(230.5,37.3%,23.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.5°, 54.3, 31.8
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 19.177, 8.957, -23.66
XYZ 3.149, 2.789, 8.156
xyY 0.223, 0.198, 2.789
CIE-LCH 19.177, 25.299, 290.735
CIE-LUV 19.177, -4.112, -26.661
Hunter-Lab 16.699, 4.431, -17.27
Binary 00100101, 00101100, 01010001

Color Schemes with #252c51

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Alternatives to #252c51

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#252c51 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #252c51

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CSS codes
.text {color:#252c51;}
.background {background-color:#252c51;}
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Shades and Tints of #252c51

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f2f3f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #252c51

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #37383f is the less saturated color, while #011375 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #252c51 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #2e2e2e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2c2e35 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #29385b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #243959 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #263c41 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #283357 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #243456 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #253646 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population