#253b55 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #253b55 is composed of 14.5% red, 23.1% green and 33.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 56.5% cyan, 30.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 66.7% black. It has a hue angle of 212.5 degrees, a saturation of 39.3% and a lightness of 23.9%. #253b55 color hex could be obtained by blending #4a76aa with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 15
    • G 23
    • B 33
    RGB color chart
    • C 56
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 67
    CMYK color chart

#253b55 color description : Very dark desaturated blue.

#253b55 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #253b55 has RGB values of R:37, G:59, B:85 and CMYK values of C:0.56, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.67. Its decimal value is 2440021.

Hex triplet 253b55 #253b55
RGB Decimal 37, 59, 85 rgb(37,59,85)
RGB Percent 14.5, 23.1, 33.3 rgb(14.5%,23.1%,33.3%)
CMYK 56, 31, 0, 67
HSL 212.5°, 39.3, 23.9 hsl(212.5,39.3%,23.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.5°, 56.5, 33.3
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 24.248, -0.055, -18.341
XYZ 3.966, 4.177, 9.191
xyY 0.229, 0.241, 4.177
CIE-LCH 24.248, 18.341, 269.827
CIE-LUV 24.248, -9.271, -21.826
Hunter-Lab 20.437, -1.125, -12.357
Binary 00100101, 00111011, 01010101

Color Schemes with #253b55

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Alternatives to #253b55

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#253b55 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #253b55

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CSS codes
.text {color:#253b55;}
.background {background-color:#253b55;}
.border {border:1px solid #253b55;}

Shades and Tints of #253b55

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, #010203 is the darkest color, while #f4f7fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #253b55

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3c3d3e is the less saturated color, while #043876 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #253b55 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.

  • #373737 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #33383d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3b435c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #38435e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #29484d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #334059 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #31405b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #274350 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population