#257bcb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #257bcb is composed of 14.5% red, 48.2% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 81.8% cyan, 39.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 208.9 degrees, a saturation of 69.2% and a lightness of 47.1%. #257bcb color hex could be obtained by blending #4af6ff with #000097. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 15
    • G 48
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 82
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#257bcb color description : Strong blue.

#257bcb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #257bcb has RGB values of R:37, G:123, B:203 and CMYK values of C:0.82, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 2456523.

Hex triplet 257bcb #257bcb
RGB Decimal 37, 123, 203 rgb(37,123,203)
RGB Percent 14.5, 48.2, 79.6 rgb(14.5%,48.2%,79.6%)
CMYK 82, 39, 0, 20
HSL 208.9°, 69.2, 47.1 hsl(208.9,69.2%,47.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.9°, 81.8, 79.6
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 50.534, 3.621, -48.483
XYZ 18.623, 18.869, 59.157
xyY 0.193, 0.195, 18.869
CIE-LCH 50.534, 48.618, 274.272
CIE-LUV 50.534, -27.834, -74.824
Hunter-Lab 43.439, 0.507, -50.337
Binary 00100101, 01111011, 11001011

Color Schemes with #257bcb

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Alternatives to #257bcb

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#257bcb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #257bcb

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

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 #f2f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #257bcb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f7881 is the less saturated color, while #007cf0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #257bcb 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.

  • #6a6a6a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5c6d7d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d7cc9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3e80ce Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008b94 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #487cca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #347ecd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d85a8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population