#252d42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #252d42 is composed of 14.5% red, 17.6% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 43.9% cyan, 31.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 223.4 degrees, a saturation of 28.2% and a lightness of 20.2%. #252d42 color hex could be obtained by blending #4a5a84 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 15
    • G 18
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 44
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#252d42 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#252d42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #252d42 has RGB values of R:37, G:45, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.44, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 2436418.

Hex triplet 252d42 #252d42
RGB Decimal 37, 45, 66 rgb(37,45,66)
RGB Percent 14.5, 17.6, 25.9 rgb(14.5%,17.6%,25.9%)
CMYK 44, 32, 0, 74
HSL 223.4°, 28.2, 20.2 hsl(223.4,28.2%,20.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 223.4°, 43.9, 25.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 18.642, 2.951, -14.323
XYZ 2.684, 2.663, 5.527
xyY 0.247, 0.245, 2.663
CIE-LCH 18.642, 14.624, 281.641
CIE-LUV 18.642, -3.998, -15.397
Hunter-Lab 16.32, 0.803, -8.654
Binary 00100101, 00101101, 01000010

Color Schemes with #252d42

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Alternatives to #252d42

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#252d42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #252d42

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CSS codes
.text {color:#252d42;}
.background {background-color:#252d42;}
.border {border:1px solid #252d42;}

Shades and Tints of #252d42

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, #020203 is the darkest color, while #f6f7fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #252d42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #313236 is the less saturated color, while #011d66 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #252d42 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.

  • #2d2d2d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2b2d31 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #31374b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #31374b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2c3a3e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2d3348 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2c3348 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #29353f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population