#255ca6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #255ca6 is composed of 14.5% red, 36.1% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 77.7% cyan, 44.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 214.4 degrees, a saturation of 63.5% and a lightness of 39.8%. #255ca6 color hex could be obtained by blending #4ab8ff with #00004d. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 15
    • G 36
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 78
    • M 45
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#255ca6 color description : Dark blue.

#255ca6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #255ca6 has RGB values of R:37, G:92, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.78, M:0.45, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 2448550.

Hex triplet 255ca6 #255ca6
RGB Decimal 37, 92, 166 rgb(37,92,166)
RGB Percent 14.5, 36.1, 65.1 rgb(14.5%,36.1%,65.1%)
CMYK 78, 45, 0, 35
HSL 214.4°, 63.5, 39.8 hsl(214.4,63.5%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 214.4°, 77.7, 65.1
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 39.241, 8.986, -45.015
XYZ 11.471, 10.8, 37.554
xyY 0.192, 0.181, 10.8
CIE-LCH 39.241, 45.903, 281.289
CIE-LUV 39.241, -19.117, -65.623
Hunter-Lab 32.863, 4.798, -44.749
Binary 00100101, 01011100, 10100110

Color Schemes with #255ca6

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#255ca6 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #255ca6

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, #010306 is the darkest color, while #f5f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #255ca6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #636568 is the less saturated color, while #0657c5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #255ca6 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.

  • #545454 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b5664 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4062a9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #1866a9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006e75 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3660a7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1c62a8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d6787 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population