#252e42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #252e42 is composed of 14.5% red, 18% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 43.9% cyan, 30.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 221.4 degrees, a saturation of 28.2% and a lightness of 20.2%. #252e42 color hex could be obtained by blending #4a5c84 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 15
    • G 18
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 44
    • M 30
    • Y 0
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#252e42 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#252e42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #252e42 has RGB values of R:37, G:46, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.44, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 2436674.

Hex triplet 252e42 #252e42
RGB Decimal 37, 46, 66 rgb(37,46,66)
RGB Percent 14.5, 18, 25.9 rgb(14.5%,18%,25.9%)
CMYK 44, 30, 0, 74
HSL 221.4°, 28.2, 20.2 hsl(221.4,28.2%,20.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.4°, 43.9, 25.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 18.973, 2.248, -13.809
XYZ 2.723, 2.741, 5.539
xyY 0.247, 0.249, 2.741
CIE-LCH 18.973, 13.991, 279.246
CIE-LUV 18.973, -4.354, -14.876
Hunter-Lab 16.555, 0.391, -8.251
Binary 00100101, 00101110, 01000010

Color Schemes with #252e42

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Alternatives to #252e42

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#252e42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #252e42

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CSS codes
.text {color:#252e42;}
.background {background-color:#252e42;}
.border {border:1px solid #252e42;}

Shades and Tints of #252e42

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 #252e42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #313336 is the less saturated color, while #012066 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #252e42 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
  • #2c2e32 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #33384b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #32384c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2c3b3f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2d3448 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2d3448 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #293640 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population