#253b40 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #253b40 is composed of 14.5% red, 23.1% green and 25.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 42.2% cyan, 7.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.9% black. It has a hue angle of 191.1 degrees, a saturation of 26.7% and a lightness of 19.8%. #253b40 color hex could be obtained by blending #4a7680 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 15
    • G 23
    • B 25
    RGB color chart
    • C 42
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 75
    CMYK color chart

#253b40 color description : Very dark desaturated cyan.

#253b40 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #253b40 has RGB values of R:37, G:59, B:64 and CMYK values of C:0.42, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.75. Its decimal value is 2440000.

Hex triplet 253b40 #253b40
RGB Decimal 37, 59, 64 rgb(37,59,64)
RGB Percent 14.5, 23.1, 25.1 rgb(14.5%,23.1%,25.1%)
CMYK 42, 8, 0, 75
HSL 191.1°, 26.7, 19.8 hsl(191.1,26.7%,19.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.1°, 42.2, 25.1
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 23.309, -7.111, -5.843
XYZ 3.252, 3.891, 5.43
xyY 0.259, 0.309, 3.891
CIE-LCH 23.309, 9.204, 219.407
CIE-LUV 23.309, -9.355, -5.706
Hunter-Lab 19.726, -5.093, -2.512
Binary 00100101, 00111011, 01000000

Color Schemes with #253b40

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Alternatives to #253b40

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#253b40 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #253b40

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CSS codes
.text {color:#253b40;}
.background {background-color:#253b40;}
.border {border:1px solid #253b40;}

Shades and Tints of #253b40

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, #010202 is the darkest color, while #f4f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #253b40

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #313434 is the less saturated color, while #025163 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #253b40 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.

  • #353535 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #323637 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #414147 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #43404b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #30454a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #363f44 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #383e47 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2c4146 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population