#256aaa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #256aaa is composed of 14.5% red, 41.6% green and 66.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 78.2% cyan, 37.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.3% black. It has a hue angle of 208.9 degrees, a saturation of 64.3% and a lightness of 40.6%. #256aaa color hex could be obtained by blending #4ad4ff with #000055. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 15
    • G 42
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 78
    • M 38
    • Y 0
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#256aaa color description : Dark blue.

#256aaa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #256aaa has RGB values of R:37, G:106, B:170 and CMYK values of C:0.78, M:0.38, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 2452138.

Hex triplet 256aaa #256aaa
RGB Decimal 37, 106, 170 rgb(37,106,170)
RGB Percent 14.5, 41.6, 66.7 rgb(14.5%,41.6%,66.7%)
CMYK 78, 38, 0, 33
HSL 208.9°, 64.3, 40.6 hsl(208.9,64.3%,40.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.9°, 78.2, 66.7
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 43.658, 1.595, -40.333
XYZ 13.171, 13.603, 39.959
xyY 0.197, 0.204, 13.603
CIE-LCH 43.658, 40.365, 272.265
CIE-LUV 43.658, -23.581, -59.682
Hunter-Lab 36.882, -0.798, -38.421
Binary 00100101, 01101010, 10101010

Color Schemes with #256aaa

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Alternatives to #256aaa

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#256aaa Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #256aaa

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CSS codes
.text {color:#256aaa;}
.background {background-color:#256aaa;}
.border {border:1px solid #256aaa;}

Shades and Tints of #256aaa

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, #020609 is the darkest color, while #f8fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #256aaa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #65686a is the less saturated color, while #056bca is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #256aaa 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.

  • #5d5d5d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #52606c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #556daa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #406faf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007982 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #436baa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #366dad Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d7490 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population