#255b97 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #255b97 is composed of 14.5% red, 35.7% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.5% cyan, 39.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 211.6 degrees, a saturation of 60.6% and a lightness of 36.9%. #255b97 color hex could be obtained by blending #4ab6ff with #00002f. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 15
    • G 36
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#255b97 color description : Dark blue.

#255b97 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #255b97 has RGB values of R:37, G:91, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 2448279.

Hex triplet 255b97 #255b97
RGB Decimal 37, 91, 151 rgb(37,91,151)
RGB Percent 14.5, 35.7, 59.2 rgb(14.5%,35.7%,59.2%)
CMYK 75, 40, 0, 41
HSL 211.6°, 60.6, 36.9 hsl(211.6,60.6%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 211.6°, 75.5, 59.2
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 38.037, 3.818, -37.973
XYZ 10.089, 10.109, 30.696
xyY 0.198, 0.199, 10.109
CIE-LCH 38.037, 38.164, 275.742
CIE-LUV 38.037, -19.209, -54.333
Hunter-Lab 31.795, 0.998, -34.985
Binary 00100101, 01011011, 10010111

Color Schemes with #255b97

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#255b97 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #255b97

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, #020609 is the darkest color, while #f8fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #255b97

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585e64 is the less saturated color, while #0159bb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #255b97 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.

  • #525252 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #495460 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #496099 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #35629c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006b73 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3b5e98 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2f609a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d6580 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population