#257bbf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #257bbf is composed of 14.5% red, 48.2% green and 74.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 80.6% cyan, 35.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.1% black. It has a hue angle of 206.5 degrees, a saturation of 67.5% and a lightness of 44.7%. #257bbf color hex could be obtained by blending #4af6ff with #00007f. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 15
    • G 48
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 81
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#257bbf color description : Strong blue.

#257bbf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #257bbf has RGB values of R:37, G:123, B:191 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 2456511.

Hex triplet 257bbf #257bbf
RGB Decimal 37, 123, 191 rgb(37,123,191)
RGB Percent 14.5, 48.2, 74.9 rgb(14.5%,48.2%,74.9%)
CMYK 81, 36, 0, 25
HSL 206.5°, 67.5, 44.7 hsl(206.5,67.5%,44.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.5°, 80.6, 74.9
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 49.881, -0.896, -42.657
XYZ 17.248, 18.319, 51.914
xyY 0.197, 0.209, 18.319
CIE-LCH 49.881, 42.666, 268.796
CIE-LUV 49.881, -28.381, -64.932
Hunter-Lab 42.801, -2.971, -41.953
Binary 00100101, 01111011, 10111111

Color Schemes with #257bbf

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Alternatives to #257bbf

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#257bbf Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #257bbf

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CSS codes
.text {color:#257bbf;}
.background {background-color:#257bbf;}
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Shades and Tints of #257bbf

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, #02070a is the darkest color, while #f9fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #257bbf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b7379 is the less saturated color, while #027fe2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #257bbf 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.

  • #696969 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5b6d7a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #637bbd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4d7ec3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008a93 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c7bbd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3f7dc2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d84a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population