#256b5b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #256b5b is composed of 14.5% red, 42% green and 35.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 65.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 15% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 166.3 degrees, a saturation of 48.6% and a lightness of 28.2%. #256b5b color hex could be obtained by blending #4ad6b6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 15
    • G 42
    • B 36
    RGB color chart
    • C 65
    • M 0
    • Y 15
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#256b5b color description : Very dark cyan.

#256b5b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #256b5b has RGB values of R:37, G:107, B:91 and CMYK values of C:0.65, M:0, Y:0.15, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 2452315.

Hex triplet 256b5b #256b5b
RGB Decimal 37, 107, 91 rgb(37,107,91)
RGB Percent 14.5, 42, 35.7 rgb(14.5%,42%,35.7%)
CMYK 65, 0, 15, 58
HSL 166.3°, 48.6, 28.2 hsl(166.3,48.6%,28.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 166.3°, 65.4, 42
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 40.676, -26.011, 2.549
XYZ 7.908, 11.663, 11.731
xyY 0.253, 0.373, 11.663
CIE-LCH 40.676, 26.135, 174.404
CIE-LUV 40.676, -27.903, 6.907
Hunter-Lab 34.152, -18.431, 3.539
Binary 00100101, 01101011, 01011011

Color Schemes with #256b5b

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Alternatives to #256b5b

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#256b5b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #256b5b

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.text {color:#256b5b;}
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Shades and Tints of #256b5b

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, #020504 is the darkest color, while #f5fcfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #256b5b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #464a49 is the less saturated color, while #048c6d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #256b5b 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.

  • #545454 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b5955 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c675e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #716568 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3a6f77 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #52685d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #556763 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #326e6d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population