#255e96 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #255e96 is composed of 14.5% red, 36.9% green and 58.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 75.3% cyan, 37.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 41.2% black. It has a hue angle of 209.7 degrees, a saturation of 60.4% and a lightness of 36.7%. #255e96 color hex could be obtained by blending #4abcff with #00002d. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 15
    • G 37
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 75
    • M 37
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#255e96 color description : Dark blue.

#255e96 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #255e96 has RGB values of R:37, G:94, B:150 and CMYK values of C:0.75, M:0.37, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 2449046.

Hex triplet 255e96 #255e96
RGB Decimal 37, 94, 150 rgb(37,94,150)
RGB Percent 14.5, 36.9, 58.8 rgb(14.5%,36.9%,58.8%)
CMYK 75, 37, 0, 41
HSL 209.7°, 60.4, 36.7 hsl(209.7,60.4%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.7°, 75.3, 58.8
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 38.898, 1.513, -36.004
XYZ 10.269, 10.6, 30.357
xyY 0.2, 0.207, 10.6
CIE-LCH 38.898, 36.036, 272.406
CIE-LUV 38.898, -20.255, -51.526
Hunter-Lab 32.558, -0.673, -32.493
Binary 00100101, 01011110, 10010110

Color Schemes with #255e96

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#255e96 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #255e96

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, #020508 is the darkest color, while #f8fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #255e96

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #575e64 is the less saturated color, while #015eba is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #255e96 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
  • #4a5560 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d6298 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3d649c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006d75 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3f6097 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #346299 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d6881 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population