#256b6e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #256b6e is composed of 14.5% red, 42% green and 43.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.4% cyan, 2.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.9% black. It has a hue angle of 182.5 degrees, a saturation of 49.7% and a lightness of 28.8%. #256b6e color hex could be obtained by blending #4ad6dc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #336666.

    • R 15
    • G 42
    • B 43
    RGB color chart
    • C 66
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 57
    CMYK color chart

#256b6e color description : Very dark cyan.

#256b6e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #256b6e has RGB values of R:37, G:107, B:110 and CMYK values of C:0.66, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.57. Its decimal value is 2452334.

Hex triplet 256b6e #256b6e
RGB Decimal 37, 107, 110 rgb(37,107,110)
RGB Percent 14.5, 42, 43.1 rgb(14.5%,42%,43.1%)
CMYK 66, 3, 0, 57
HSL 182.5°, 49.7, 28.8 hsl(182.5,49.7%,28.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 182.5°, 66.4, 43.1
Web Safe 336666 #336666
CIE-LAB 41.27, -20.363, -8.12
XYZ 8.834, 12.034, 16.608
xyY 0.236, 0.321, 12.034
CIE-LCH 41.27, 21.922, 201.739
CIE-LUV 41.27, -26.872, -8.313
Hunter-Lab 34.69, -15.249, -4.103
Binary 00100101, 01101011, 01101110

Color Schemes with #256b6e

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Alternatives to #256b6e

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#256b6e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #256b6e

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.text {color:#256b6e;}
.background {background-color:#256b6e;}
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Shades and Tints of #256b6e

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, #020707 is the darkest color, while #f8fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #256b6e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #474c4c is the less saturated color, while #038a90 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #256b6e 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.

  • #565656 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4c5a5b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #69686f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6b6779 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #33717a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #50696f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #516875 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #2e6f75 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population