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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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Color Schemes

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

#172381 to black

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

Color Blindness Simulation

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Paints

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      #1f2283
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
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    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%
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    1. Bright Blue
      #001e7e
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
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    1. Bright Blue
      #0c297e
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
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      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 2.3%

#172381 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172381 foreground

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

Banksy
<p style="color: #172381">…</p>

#172381 background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #172381">…</p>

#172381 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 #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: 0.090%, yellow: 0.132%, blue: 0.506%
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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