#252cb5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #252cb5 is composed of 14.5% red, 17.3% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 79.6% cyan, 75.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 237.1 degrees, a saturation of 66.1% and a lightness of 42.7%. #252cb5 color hex could be obtained by blending #4a58ff with #00006b. Closest websafe color is: #3333cc.

    • R 15
    • G 17
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 80
    • M 76
    • Y 0
    • K 29
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#252cb5 color description : Strong blue.

#252cb5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #252cb5 has RGB values of R:37, G:44, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.8, M:0.76, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 2436277.

Hex triplet 252cb5 #252cb5
RGB Decimal 37, 44, 181 rgb(37,44,181)
RGB Percent 14.5, 17.3, 71 rgb(14.5%,17.3%,71%)
CMYK 80, 76, 0, 29
HSL 237.1°, 66.1, 42.7 hsl(237.1,66.1%,42.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 237.1°, 79.6, 71
Web Safe 3333cc #3333cc
CIE-LAB 28.195, 45.567, -71.949
XYZ 10.002, 5.53, 44.254
xyY 0.167, 0.092, 5.53
CIE-LCH 28.195, 85.165, 302.347
CIE-LUV 28.195, -7.544, -90.838
Hunter-Lab 23.516, 34.769, -95.112
Binary 00100101, 00101100, 10110101

Color Schemes with #252cb5

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Alternatives to #252cb5

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#252cb5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #252cb5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#252cb5;}
.background {background-color:#252cb5;}
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Shades and Tints of #252cb5

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, #000002 is the darkest color, while #f1f1fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #252cb5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686972 is the less saturated color, while #030ed7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #252cb5 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.

  • #3a3a3a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #363753 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #004a90 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004e7c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005358 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0d3f9d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0d4191 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d4579 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population