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#171720 Hex Color Code

#171720 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #171720 is a very dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #171720 is comprised of 9.02% red, 9.02% green and 12.55% blue. In the HSL color space #171720 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 16% saturation and 11% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

Tints and Shades

#171720 to white

  1. #171720
  2. #373740
  3. #5b5b62
  4. #818187
  5. #a9a9ad
  6. #d3d3d5
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Rainier Blue
      #17171f
      ΔE = 0.578 / LRV ≈ 0.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ Ebenholz
      #181820
      ΔE = 0.757 / LRV ≈ 1.0%
    2. ★ 453 / L 453
      #18141c
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 0.8%
  3. RAL

    1. RAL 5004 / Black blue
      #18171c
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 0.9%
  4. Duron

    1. Tricorn Black
      #17161b
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 0.8%
  5. Dupont

    1. CAS993
      #14181e
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 0.9%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. Deep Cosmic Blue
      #1c1c26
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  7. Ford

    1. Dark Blue
      #1a1b27
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 1.1%
    2. Admiral Blue
      #1c1c27
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  8. Chrysler

    1. Eddins Blue
      #171c25
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 1.1%
  9. Jaguar

    1. Azure Blue / JUC105
      #0f1621
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 0.8%

#171720 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#171720 foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #171720">…</p>

#171720 background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #171720">…</p>

#171720 shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #171720">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1513248
Binary
00010111, 00010111, 00100000
Hexadecimal
#171720
LRV
≈ 0.9%
Closest short hex
#112 ΔE = 4.335
RGB
rgb(23, 23, 32)
RGBA
rgba(23, 23, 32, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.295, g: 0.295, b: 0.410
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.090%, blue: 0.125%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15263968 / 0xff171720
HSL
hsl(240, 16%, 11%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 16%, 11%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 28% (0.281), value: 13% (0.125)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 28.125%, perceived brightness: 9.488%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 12.804, L: 8.122
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.187, L: 0.094
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.073, L: 0.094
CMYK
cyan: 28% (0.281), magenta: 28% (0.281), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 87% (0.875)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 91% (0.910), yellow: 87% (0.875)
XYZ
X: 0.920, Y: 0.899, Z: 1.491
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.272, Y: 0.899
CIELab
L: 8.122, a: 2.599, b: -6.262
CIELuv
L: 8.122, u: -0.303, v: -4.196
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 8.122, C: 6.780, H: 292.542
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 8.122, C: 4.207, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 9.483, a: 0.730, b: -2.686
CIECAM02
J: 7.429, C: 9.488, h: 276.381, Q: 53.700, M: 8.297, s: 39.309, H: 319.976
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.197, jaune: -1.118, green: -0.100
LMS
L: 0.819, M: 0.888, S: 1.482
YCbCr
Y: 36.639, Cb: 131.951, Cr: 127.361
YCgCo
Y: 25.250, Cg: -2.250, Co: 3.500
YDbDr
Y: 24.026, Db: 11.997, Dr: 1.953
YPbPr
Y: 23.648, Pb: 4.500, Pr: -0.414
xvYCC
Y: 36.309, Cb: 131.953, Cr: 127.636
YIQ
Y: 24.026, I: -2.891, Q: 2.800
YUV
Y: 24.026, U: 3.924, V: -0.900
Munsell Color System
5P 2/2 ΔE = 11.589
Brand Color
GitHub ΔE = 6.661

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