#255eb8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #255eb8 is composed of 14.5% red, 36.9% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 79.9% cyan, 48.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 216.7 degrees, a saturation of 66.5% and a lightness of 43.3%. #255eb8 color hex could be obtained by blending #4abcff with #000071. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 15
    • G 37
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 80
    • M 49
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#255eb8 color description : Strong blue.

#255eb8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #255eb8 has RGB values of R:37, G:94, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.8, M:0.49, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 2449080.

Hex triplet 255eb8 #255eb8
RGB Decimal 37, 94, 184 rgb(37,94,184)
RGB Percent 14.5, 36.9, 72.2 rgb(14.5%,36.9%,72.2%)
CMYK 80, 49, 0, 28
HSL 216.7°, 66.5, 43.3 hsl(216.7,66.5%,43.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 216.7°, 79.9, 72.2
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 40.99, 14.684, -52.813
XYZ 13.415, 11.858, 46.927
xyY 0.186, 0.164, 11.858
CIE-LCH 40.99, 54.816, 285.538
CIE-LUV 40.99, -19.312, -78.302
Hunter-Lab 34.436, 9.277, -56.691
Binary 00100101, 01011110, 10111000

Color Schemes with #255eb8

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Alternatives to #255eb8

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#255eb8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #255eb8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#255eb8;}
.background {background-color:#255eb8;}
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Shades and Tints of #255eb8

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, #010204 is the darkest color, while #f3f7fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #255eb8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #696d74 is the less saturated color, while #0356da is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #255eb8 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.

  • #575757 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4d586a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3366bb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006ab0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00737a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2e63ba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0d66b3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d6b90 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population