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#172229 Hex Color Code

#172229 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172229 is a very dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #172229 is comprised of 9.02% red, 13.33% green and 16.08% blue. In the HSL color space #172229 has a hue of 203° (degrees), 28% saturation and 13% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.16 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

Tints and Shades

#172229 to white

  1. #172229
  2. #384148
  3. #5c6369
  4. #82888c
  5. #aaaeb1
  6. #d4d6d7
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Baker Blue
      #172129
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
    2. ★ Dark Blue
      #1a2027
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Barcelona Blue
      #1a2229
      ΔE = 1.058 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
    2. ★ Neat Green
      #1b242d
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Kuril Blue
      #1b2228
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
    2. ★ Stormy Black
      #1c2329
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gettysburg Blue Dark
      #1d242c
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
    2. Sherwood Green
      #13262e
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 433 C
      #1d252d
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
    2. 433 XGC
      #1d262e
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  6. Albany Paint

    1. Midnight
      #181e22
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 1.2%
  7. Resene

    1. Blue Bark B29-013-232
      #1e272c
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 1.9%

#172229 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172229 foreground

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="color: #172229">…</p>

#172229 background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #172229">…</p>

#172229 shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172229">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1516073
Binary
00010111, 00100010, 00101001
Hexadecimal
#172229
LRV
≈ 1.5%
Closest short hex
#123 ΔE = 4.884
RGB
rgb(23, 34, 41)
RGBA
rgba(23, 34, 41, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.235, g: 0.347, b: 0.418
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.117%, blue: 0.161%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15261143 / 0xff172229
HSL
hsl(203, 28%, 13%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 28%, 13%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (203.333), saturation: 44% (0.439), value: 16% (0.161)
HSP
hue: 203.333, saturation: 43.902%, perceived brightness: 12.576%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 231.540, S: 46.134, L: 12.520
Cubehelix
H: -161.994, S: 0.236, L: 0.123
TSL
T: -2.002, S: 0.134, L: 0.124
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.439), magenta: 17% (0.171), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 84% (0.839)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 87% (0.867), yellow: 84% (0.839)
XYZ
X: 1.325, Y: 1.486, Z: 2.314
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.290, Y: 1.486
CIELab
L: 12.520, a: -2.582, b: -6.229
CIELuv
L: 12.520, u: -3.965, v: -4.992
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 12.520, C: 6.743, H: 247.489
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 12.520, C: 6.375, H: 231.540
Hunter-Lab
L: 12.191, a: -1.927, b: -2.722
CIECAM02
J: 9.687, C: 12.043, h: 233.815, Q: 61.320, M: 10.532, s: 41.443, H: 295.739
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.154, jaune: -1.063, green: 0.758
LMS
L: 1.234, M: 1.604, S: 2.300
YCbCr
Y: 43.065, Cb: 132.701, Cr: 122.674
YCgCo
Y: 33.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: 1.250
YDbDr
Y: 31.509, Db: 14.281, Dr: 16.182
YPbPr
Y: 32.161, Pb: 4.765, Pr: -5.822
xvYCC
Y: 43.621, Cb: 132.186, Cr: 122.886
YIQ
Y: 31.509, I: -8.802, Q: -0.148
YUV
Y: 31.509, U: 4.671, V: -7.465
Munsell Color System
2.5B 2/2 ΔE = 8.076
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 7.933

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