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Hex #258bdd

#258bdd is a great dark blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #258bdd color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#258bdd Conversion table


blue (dark blue)


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R 37   G 139   B 221   copy to clipboard


H 206.74   S 0.73   L 0.51


C 72%   M 32%   Y 0%   K 13%
Usage of blue The color #258bdd is a great dark shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#258bdd Conversion and Usage

Conversion results of this color to RGB, CMYK and HSL. Usage Recommendations on the right.

#258bdd to RGB conversion

37% RED
139% GREEN
221% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(37, 139, 221); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(37, 139, 221); // for css background-color

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#258bdd to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
72.16 % 32.16 % 0 % 13.33 %

#258bdd to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
206.739 0.73 0.51

CSS code: color: hsl(206.7, 73%, 51%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #258bdd

Recommendations for light backgrounds in respect of a good contrast.

Usage for Text: recommended
Usage for headings: recommended
Usage as fill color: use with caution on large areas
Usage for buttons: recommended

As a rather dark shade, this color can very well be used to color smaller elements (like text and buttons). Due to its darkness it gives good contrast, also if used on white background. Readability of text is perfectly ok.

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #258bdd

This shows how text with the hex-color #258bdd would look on a white background. Because of the darkness of the color this color is recommended to be used as font-color. However, if you know what you are doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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