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#171b31 Hex Color Code

#171b31 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #171b31 is a very dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #171b31 is comprised of 9.02% red, 10.59% green and 19.22% blue. In the HSL color space #171b31 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 36% saturation and 14% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.33 nm.

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Color Schemes

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Tints and Shades

#171b31 to white

  1. #171b31
  2. #393b4f
  3. #5d5e6f
  4. #838391
  5. #ababb5
  6. #d4d4d9
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #121b34
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  2. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5003 / Saphire blue
      #1d1e33
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. Windsor Blue
      #1e1e31
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
    2. Indigo Blue
      #1d1b2c
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 532 XGC
      #1c1d2e
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 1.3%
  5. Chrysler

    1. Classic Blue
      #1e1c35
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
    2. Sovereign Blue
      #0c1832
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 1.0%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. Dark Jadestone Firemist
      #1b1b2b
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
    2. Waterworld
      #0c1c35
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  7. AMC

    1. Admiral Blue
      #121e32
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 1.3%

#171b31 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#171b31 foreground

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #171b31">…</p>

#171b31 background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #171b31">…</p>

#171b31 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #171b31">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1514289
Binary
00010111, 00011011, 00110001
Hexadecimal
#171b31
LRV
≈ 1.2%
Closest short hex
#223 ΔE = 4.432
RGB
rgb(23, 27, 49)
RGBA
rgba(23, 27, 49, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.232, g: 0.273, b: 0.495
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.104%, blue: 0.192%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15262927 / 0xff171b31
HSL
hsl(231, 36%, 14%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 36%, 14%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.769), saturation: 53% (0.531), value: 19% (0.192)
HSP
hue: 230.769, saturation: 53.061%, perceived brightness: 11.499%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.080, S: 41.853, L: 10.466
Cubehelix
H: -131.014, S: 0.428, L: 0.111
TSL
T: -2.566, S: 0.158, L: 0.111
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.531), magenta: 45% (0.449), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 81% (0.808)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 89% (0.894), yellow: 81% (0.808)
XYZ
X: 1.299, Y: 1.188, Z: 3.066
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.214, Y: 1.188
CIELab
L: 10.466, a: 5.480, b: -15.214
CIELuv
L: 10.466, u: -1.939, v: -12.353
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 10.466, C: 16.171, H: 289.807
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 10.466, C: 12.505, H: 261.080
Hunter-Lab
L: 10.898, a: 2.212, b: -9.051
CIECAM02
J: 8.584, C: 20.134, h: 267.727, Q: 57.724, M: 17.607, s: 55.228, H: 315.188
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.335, jaune: -2.701, green: 0.080
LMS
L: 0.965, M: 1.121, S: 3.035
YCbCr
Y: 40.321, Cb: 138.250, Cr: 124.682
YCgCo
Y: 31.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: -0.750
YDbDr
Y: 28.312, Db: 31.126, Dr: 10.106
YPbPr
Y: 27.732, Pb: 11.460, Pr: -3.012
xvYCC
Y: 39.817, Cb: 138.067, Cr: 125.354
YIQ
Y: 28.312, I: -9.451, Q: 5.999
YUV
Y: 28.312, U: 10.181, V: -4.660
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/2 ΔE = 10.382
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 13.264

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