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#172381 Hex Color Code

#172381 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172381 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172381 is comprised of 9.02% red, 13.73% green and 50.59% blue. In the HSL color space #172381 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 70% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.17 nm.

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

#172381 linear gradient to complementary #389800

  1. #172381
  2. #353773
  3. #424a65
  4. #485d55
  5. #497044
  6. #44842e
  7. #389800

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #021c78
  2. #0a1e7b
  3. #11217e
  4. #172381
  5. #1c2584
  6. #212887
  7. #252a8a

Tones

  1. #172381
  2. #2b2a78
  3. #363170
  4. #3e3767
  5. #443e5e
  6. #494555
  7. #4c4c4c

Tints and Shades

#172381 to white

  1. #172381
  2. #4a4396
  3. #7065ab
  4. #9489c0
  5. #b8afd5
  6. #dbd6ea
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#172381 to black

  1. #172381
  2. #1a1e6b
  3. #1a1a55
  4. #181640
  5. #15112c
  6. #0f091a
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ecuador Blue
      #1f2283
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ L 457 / Bayrischblau L 457
      #002484
      ΔE = 1.022 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. ★ 45 15 280 / Lavendel 70
      #28247c
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-a2
      #252280
      ΔE = 1.269 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. ★ 38-a3
      #231f7a
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3591 C
      #03257e
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ 2372 XGC
      #1e1d7a
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #001e7e
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  6. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #0c297e
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Blue
      #171c76
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 2.3%

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#172381 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172381 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: #172381">…</p>

#172381 background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #172381">…</p>

#172381 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172381">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1516417
Binary
00010111, 00100011, 10000001
Hexadecimal
#172381
LRV
≈ 3.0%
Closest short hex
#128 ΔE = 1.258
RGB
rgb(23, 35, 129)
RGBA
rgba(23, 35, 129, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.123, g: 0.187, b: 0.690
RYB
red: 9.020%, yellow: 13.247%, blue: 50.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15260799 / 0xff172381
HSL
hsl(233, 70%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 70%, 30%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.208), saturation: 82% (0.822), value: 51% (0.506)
HSP
hue: 233.208, saturation: 82.171%, perceived brightness: 20.656%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.234, S: 85.404, L: 19.918
Cubehelix
H: -128.772, S: 1.282, L: 0.164
TSL
T: -2.671, S: 0.344, L: 0.165
CMYK
cyan: 82% (0.822), magenta: 73% (0.729), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 49% (0.494)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 86% (0.863), yellow: 49% (0.494)
XYZ
X: 4.915, Y: 2.969, Z: 21.079
xyY
x: 0.170, y: 0.102, Y: 2.969
CIELab
L: 19.918, a: 31.467, b: -53.770
CIELuv
L: 19.918, u: -6.046, v: -59.872
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 19.918, C: 62.301, H: 300.337
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 19.918, C: 60.176, H: 264.234
Hunter-Lab
L: 17.230, a: 20.772, b: -60.474
CIECAM02
J: 13.739, C: 54.359, h: 263.147, Q: 73.028, M: 47.536, s: 80.681, H: 312.738
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.771, jaune: -9.871, green: 1.325
LMS
L: 1.454, M: 1.709, S: 20.784
YCbCr
Y: 52.193, Cb: 171.042, Cr: 116.058
YCgCo
Y: 55.500, Cg: -20.500, Co: -20.750
YDbDr
Y: 42.128, Db: 130.702, Dr: 36.394
YPbPr
Y: 39.212, Pb: 48.380, Pr: -10.324
xvYCC
Y: 49.676, Cb: 170.499, Cr: 118.931
YIQ
Y: 42.128, I: -37.347, Q: 26.709
YUV
Y: 42.128, U: 42.750, V: -16.781
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 6.887
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 7.027

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