#256bc4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #256bc4 is composed of 14.5% red, 42% green and 76.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 81.1% cyan, 45.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 213.6 degrees, a saturation of 68.2% and a lightness of 45.7%. #256bc4 color hex could be obtained by blending #4ad6ff with #000089. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 15
    • G 42
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 81
    • M 45
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#256bc4 color description : Strong blue.

#256bc4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #256bc4 has RGB values of R:37, G:107, B:196 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.45, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 2452420.

Hex triplet 256bc4 #256bc4
RGB Decimal 37, 107, 196 rgb(37,107,196)
RGB Percent 14.5, 42, 76.9 rgb(14.5%,42%,76.9%)
CMYK 81, 45, 0, 23
HSL 213.6°, 68.2, 45.7 hsl(213.6,68.2%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 213.6°, 81.1, 76.9
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 45.487, 10.944, -52.545
XYZ 15.982, 14.893, 54.254
xyY 0.188, 0.175, 14.893
CIE-LCH 45.487, 53.673, 281.765
CIE-LUV 45.487, -22.984, -79.846
Hunter-Lab 38.591, 6.389, -56.339
Binary 00100101, 01101011, 11000100

Color Schemes with #256bc4

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Alternatives to #256bc4

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#256bc4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #256bc4

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.text {color:#256bc4;}
.background {background-color:#256bc4;}
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Shades and Tints of #256bc4

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, #03080e is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #256bc4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d747c is the less saturated color, while #0167e8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #256bc4 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.

  • #606060 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #546274 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4570c5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0075c3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007e86 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #396ec4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0d71c3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d779c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population