#253bb5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #253bb5 is composed of 14.5% red, 23.1% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 79.6% cyan, 67.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 230.8 degrees, a saturation of 66.1% and a lightness of 42.7%. #253bb5 color hex could be obtained by blending #4a76ff with #00006b. Closest websafe color is: #3333cc.

    • R 15
    • G 23
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 80
    • M 67
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#253bb5 color description : Strong blue.

#253bb5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #253bb5 has RGB values of R:37, G:59, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.8, M:0.67, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 2440117.

Hex triplet 253bb5 #253bb5
RGB Decimal 37, 59, 181 rgb(37,59,181)
RGB Percent 14.5, 23.1, 71 rgb(14.5%,23.1%,71%)
CMYK 80, 67, 0, 29
HSL 230.8°, 66.1, 42.7 hsl(230.8,66.1%,42.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.8°, 79.6, 71
Web Safe 3333cc #3333cc
CIE-LAB 31.478, 36.52, -66.534
XYZ 10.666, 6.857, 44.475
xyY 0.172, 0.111, 6.857
CIE-LCH 31.478, 75.898, 298.762
CIE-LUV 31.478, -10.261, -89.389
Hunter-Lab 26.185, 26.882, -82.372
Binary 00100101, 00111011, 10110101

Color Schemes with #253bb5

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Alternatives to #253bb5

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#253bb5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #253bb5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#253bb5;}
.background {background-color:#253bb5;}
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Shades and Tints of #253bb5

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #f1f2fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #253bb5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686a72 is the less saturated color, while #0324d7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #253bb5 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.

  • #424242 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3c4159 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00519d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005589 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005b60 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0d49a6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0d4c99 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d4f7f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population