#256eb7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #256eb7 is composed of 14.5% red, 43.1% green and 71.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 79.8% cyan, 39.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 210 degrees, a saturation of 66.4% and a lightness of 43.1%. #256eb7 color hex could be obtained by blending #4adcff with #00006f. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 15
    • G 43
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 80
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 28
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#256eb7 color description : Strong blue.

#256eb7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #256eb7 has RGB values of R:37, G:110, B:183 and CMYK values of C:0.8, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 2453175.

Hex triplet 256eb7 #256eb7
RGB Decimal 37, 110, 183 rgb(37,110,183)
RGB Percent 14.5, 43.1, 71.8 rgb(14.5%,43.1%,71.8%)
CMYK 80, 40, 0, 28
HSL 210°, 66.4, 43.1 hsl(210,66.4%,43.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 210°, 79.8, 71.8
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 45.583, 4.059, -44.866
XYZ 14.884, 14.963, 46.901
xyY 0.194, 0.195, 14.963
CIE-LCH 45.583, 45.049, 275.169
CIE-LUV 45.583, -24.401, -67.543
Hunter-Lab 38.682, 0.991, -44.81
Binary 00100101, 01101110, 10110111

Color Schemes with #256eb7

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Alternatives to #256eb7

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#256eb7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #256eb7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#256eb7;}
.background {background-color:#256eb7;}
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Shades and Tints of #256eb7

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 #f2f7fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #256eb7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #696e73 is the less saturated color, while #036ed9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #256eb7 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
  • #546371 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5471b7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3874bb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007e87 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4370b7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3172b9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d7898 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population