#255a6f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #255a6f is composed of 14.5% red, 35.3% green and 43.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.7% cyan, 18.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.5% black. It has a hue angle of 197 degrees, a saturation of 50% and a lightness of 29%. #255a6f color hex could be obtained by blending #4ab4de with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 15
    • G 35
    • B 44
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 56
    CMYK color chart

#255a6f color description : Very dark blue.

#255a6f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #255a6f has RGB values of R:37, G:90, B:111 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.56. Its decimal value is 2447983.

Hex triplet 255a6f #255a6f
RGB Decimal 37, 90, 111 rgb(37,90,111)
RGB Percent 14.5, 35.3, 43.5 rgb(14.5%,35.3%,43.5%)
CMYK 67, 19, 0, 56
HSL 197°, 50, 29 hsl(197,50%,29%)
HSV (or HSB) 197°, 66.7, 43.5
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 35.699, -10.427, -17.195
XYZ 7.288, 8.853, 16.363
xyY 0.224, 0.272, 8.853
CIE-LCH 35.699, 20.109, 238.768
CIE-LUV 35.699, -20.3, -21.881
Hunter-Lab 29.754, -8.349, -11.778
Binary 00100101, 01011010, 01101111

Color Schemes with #255a6f

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#255a6f Preview

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Shades and Tints of #255a6f

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, #030708 is the darkest color, while #f8fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #255a6f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #474b4d is the less saturated color, while #036991 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #255a6f 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.

  • #4d4d4d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #455054 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #575b72 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #545b79 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #29646b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #445b71 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #435b75 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #27606d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population