#252caf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #252caf is composed of 14.5% red, 17.3% green and 68.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 78.9% cyan, 74.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.4% black. It has a hue angle of 237 degrees, a saturation of 65.1% and a lightness of 41.6%. #252caf color hex could be obtained by blending #4a58ff with #00005f. Closest websafe color is: #333399.

    • R 15
    • G 17
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 79
    • M 75
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#252caf color description : Dark blue.

#252caf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #252caf has RGB values of R:37, G:44, B:175 and CMYK values of C:0.79, M:0.75, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 2436271.

Hex triplet 252caf #252caf
RGB Decimal 37, 44, 175 rgb(37,44,175)
RGB Percent 14.5, 17.3, 68.6 rgb(14.5%,17.3%,68.6%)
CMYK 79, 75, 0, 31
HSL 237°, 65.1, 41.6 hsl(237,65.1%,41.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 237°, 78.9, 68.6
Web Safe 333399 #333399
CIE-LAB 27.543, 43.537, -69.443
XYZ 9.4, 5.289, 41.081
xyY 0.169, 0.095, 5.289
CIE-LCH 27.543, 81.963, 302.085
CIE-LUV 27.543, -7.328, -87.286
Hunter-Lab 22.998, 32.71, -89.808
Binary 00100101, 00101100, 10101111

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Alternatives to #252caf

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#252caf Preview

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Shades and Tints of #252caf

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, #03030d is the darkest color, while #fcfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #252caf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #66676e is the less saturated color, while #040fd0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #252caf 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.

  • #393939 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #353651 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00488d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004d7a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005256 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0d3e99 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0d418d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d4476 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population