#255d99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #255d99 is composed of 14.5% red, 36.5% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.8% cyan, 39.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 211 degrees, a saturation of 61.1% and a lightness of 37.3%. #255d99 color hex could be obtained by blending #4abaff with #000033. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 15
    • G 36
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#255d99 color description : Dark blue.

#255d99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #255d99 has RGB values of R:37, G:93, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 2448793.

Hex triplet 255d99 #255d99
RGB Decimal 37, 93, 153 rgb(37,93,153)
RGB Percent 14.5, 36.5, 60 rgb(14.5%,36.5%,60%)
CMYK 76, 39, 0, 40
HSL 211°, 61.1, 37.3 hsl(211,61.1%,37.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 211°, 75.8, 60
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 38.762, 3.303, -38.022
XYZ 10.426, 10.521, 31.617
xyY 0.198, 0.2, 10.521
CIE-LCH 38.762, 38.165, 274.965
CIE-LUV 38.762, -19.818, -54.636
Hunter-Lab 32.436, 0.61, -35.086
Binary 00100101, 01011101, 10011001

Color Schemes with #255d99

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#255d99 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #255d99

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CSS codes
.text {color:#255d99;}
.background {background-color:#255d99;}
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Shades and Tints of #255d99

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, #03070b is the darkest color, while #fafcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #255d99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585f66 is the less saturated color, while #005cbe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #255d99 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.

  • #535353 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a5561 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4a619b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #37649e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006d75 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3d609a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #30619c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d6782 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population