#257dc6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #257dc6 is composed of 14.5% red, 49% green and 77.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 81.3% cyan, 36.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 207.2 degrees, a saturation of 68.5% and a lightness of 46.1%. #257dc6 color hex could be obtained by blending #4afaff with #00008d. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 15
    • G 49
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 81
    • M 37
    • Y 0
    • K 22
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#257dc6 color description : Strong blue.

#257dc6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #257dc6 has RGB values of R:37, G:125, B:198 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.37, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 2457030.

Hex triplet 257dc6 #257dc6
RGB Decimal 37, 125, 198 rgb(37,125,198)
RGB Percent 14.5, 49, 77.6 rgb(14.5%,49%,77.6%)
CMYK 81, 37, 0, 22
HSL 207.2°, 68.5, 46.1 hsl(207.2,68.5%,46.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.2°, 81.3, 77.6
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 50.846, 0.521, -45.134
XYZ 18.287, 19.136, 56.153
xyY 0.195, 0.204, 19.136
CIE-LCH 50.846, 45.137, 270.661
CIE-LUV 50.846, -28.72, -69.292
Hunter-Lab 43.745, -1.933, -45.486
Binary 00100101, 01111101, 11000110

Color Schemes with #257dc6

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Alternatives to #257dc6

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#257dc6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #257dc6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#257dc6;}
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Shades and Tints of #257dc6

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, #030a10 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #257dc6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d767e is the less saturated color, while #0180ea is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #257dc6 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.

  • #6b6b6b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5d6f7d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #627dc4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4a80ca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008c95 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c7dc4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3c7fc8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d86a7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population