#252f42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #252f42 is composed of 14.5% red, 18.4% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 43.9% cyan, 28.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 219.3 degrees, a saturation of 28.2% and a lightness of 20.2%. #252f42 color hex could be obtained by blending #4a5e84 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 15
    • G 18
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 44
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#252f42 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#252f42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #252f42 has RGB values of R:37, G:47, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.44, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 2436930.

Hex triplet 252f42 #252f42
RGB Decimal 37, 47, 66 rgb(37,47,66)
RGB Percent 14.5, 18.4, 25.9 rgb(14.5%,18.4%,25.9%)
CMYK 44, 29, 0, 74
HSL 219.3°, 28.2, 20.2 hsl(219.3,28.2%,20.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 219.3°, 43.9, 25.9
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 19.306, 1.549, -13.294
XYZ 2.763, 2.82, 5.553
xyY 0.248, 0.253, 2.82
CIE-LCH 19.306, 13.384, 276.647
CIE-LUV 19.306, -4.714, -14.343
Hunter-Lab 16.792, -0.018, -7.852
Binary 00100101, 00101111, 01000010

Color Schemes with #252f42

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Alternatives to #252f42

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#252f42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #252f42

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CSS codes
.text {color:#252f42;}
.background {background-color:#252f42;}
.border {border:1px solid #252f42;}

Shades and Tints of #252f42

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 #252f42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #313336 is the less saturated color, while #012466 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #252f42 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
  • #34384b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #33384c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2c3c40 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e3547 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2e3548 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #293740 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population