#255fb8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #255fb8 is composed of 14.5% red, 37.3% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 79.9% cyan, 48.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 216.3 degrees, a saturation of 66.5% and a lightness of 43.3%. #255fb8 color hex could be obtained by blending #4abeff with #000071. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 15
    • G 37
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 80
    • M 48
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#255fb8 color description : Strong blue.

#255fb8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #255fb8 has RGB values of R:37, G:95, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.8, M:0.48, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 2449336.

Hex triplet 255fb8 #255fb8
RGB Decimal 37, 95, 184 rgb(37,95,184)
RGB Percent 14.5, 37.3, 72.2 rgb(14.5%,37.3%,72.2%)
CMYK 80, 48, 0, 28
HSL 216.3°, 66.5, 43.3 hsl(216.3,66.5%,43.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 216.3°, 79.9, 72.2
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 41.275, 14.032, -52.353
XYZ 13.505, 12.037, 46.956
xyY 0.186, 0.166, 12.037
CIE-LCH 41.275, 54.201, 285.004
CIE-LUV 41.275, -19.615, -77.741
Hunter-Lab 34.695, 8.765, -55.957
Binary 00100101, 01011111, 10111000

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Alternatives to #255fb8

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#255fb8 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #255fb8

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 #255fb8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #696d74 is the less saturated color, while #0358da is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #255fb8 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.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4e596b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3666bb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006bb1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00737b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3063ba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0d66b4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d6c91 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population