#255d8c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #255d8c is composed of 14.5% red, 36.5% green and 54.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.6% cyan, 33.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.1% black. It has a hue angle of 207.4 degrees, a saturation of 58.2% and a lightness of 34.7%. #255d8c color hex could be obtained by blending #4abaff with #000019. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 15
    • G 36
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#255d8c color description : Dark blue.

#255d8c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #255d8c has RGB values of R:37, G:93, B:140 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 2448780.

Hex triplet 255d8c #255d8c
RGB Decimal 37, 93, 140 rgb(37,93,140)
RGB Percent 14.5, 36.5, 54.9 rgb(14.5%,36.5%,54.9%)
CMYK 74, 34, 0, 45
HSL 207.4°, 58.2, 34.7 hsl(207.4,58.2%,34.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.4°, 73.6, 54.9
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 38.048, -1.659, -31.316
XYZ 9.41, 10.115, 26.266
xyY 0.205, 0.221, 10.115
CIE-LCH 38.048, 31.36, 266.967
CIE-LUV 38.048, -20.261, -43.982
Hunter-Lab 31.804, -2.843, -26.704
Binary 00100101, 01011101, 10001100

Color Schemes with #255d8c

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Alternatives to #255d8c

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#255d8c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #255d8c

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Shades and Tints of #255d8c

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f0f6fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #255d8c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #55595c is the less saturated color, while #0360ae is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #255d8c 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
  • #49545e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #51608e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #456293 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006b73 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #415f8d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #396090 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d667c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population