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#172386 Hex Color Code

#172386 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172386 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172386 is comprised of 9.02% red, 13.73% green and 52.55% blue. In the HSL color space #172386 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 71% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.03 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#172386 linear gradient to complementary #309d00

  1. #172386
  2. #363877
  3. #434c68
  4. #486059
  5. #487447
  6. #418830
  7. #309d00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #001b7d
  2. #091e80
  3. #112083
  4. #172386
  5. #1c2689
  6. #21288c
  7. #262b8f

Tones

  1. #172386
  2. #2c2a7d
  3. #383274
  4. #41396b
  5. #474062
  6. #4c4858
  7. #4f4f4f

Tints and Shades

#172386 to white

  1. #172386
  2. #4b439a
  3. #7265ae
  4. #9589c3
  5. #b9afd7
  6. #dcd6eb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#172386 to black

  1. #172386
  2. #1a1e6f
  3. #1a1a58
  4. #181642
  5. #15112e
  6. #0f091b
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ecuador Blue
      #1f2283
      ΔE = 0.658 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-a2
      #252280
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. ★ 38-a1
      #282585
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 3591 C
      #03257e
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. 2746 XGC
      #252392
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  4. Focoltone

    1. 1074
      #2e1d86
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. 7009
      #2a197e
      ΔE = 3.225 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #001e7e
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Sky Blue
      #001880
      ΔE = 4.105 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  6. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #0c297e
      ΔE = 3.105 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Medium Brite Blue
      #001a7e
      ΔE = 3.778 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  7. Teknos

    1. GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 3.399 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  8. Volkswagen

    1. Satellite Blue
      #001c95
      ΔE = 3.503 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Bright Blue
      #001982
      ΔE = 3.694 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 4.249 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. CF10460
      #2c1e68
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  10. Caparol

    1. 50 18 260 / Lazur 105
      #1c3088
      ΔE = 4.673 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. 44 12 265 / Berliner Blau 10
      #18206c
      ΔE = 4.878 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  11. Dupont

    1. CAS688
      #29276c
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  12. Plascon

    1. Blueprint B6-C1-2
      #001484
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Berry Stain B7-D1-2
      #1c1870
      ΔE = 5.048 / LRV ≈ 2.1%

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#172386 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172386 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #172386">…</p>

#172386 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #172386">…</p>

#172386 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 #172386">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1516422
Binary
00010111, 00100011, 10000110
Hexadecimal
#172386
LRV
≈ 3.1%
Closest short hex
#128 ΔE = 0.547
RGB
rgb(23, 35, 134)
RGBA
rgba(23, 35, 134, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.120, g: 0.182, b: 0.698
RYB
red: 9.020%, yellow: 13.266%, blue: 52.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15260794 / 0xff172386
HSL
hsl(234, 71%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 71%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.514), saturation: 83% (0.828), value: 53% (0.525)
HSP
hue: 233.514, saturation: 82.836%, perceived brightness: 21.206%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.373, S: 86.346, L: 20.459
Cubehelix
H: -128.498, S: 1.332, L: 0.166
TSL
T: -2.684, S: 0.351, L: 0.167
CMYK
cyan: 83% (0.828), magenta: 74% (0.739), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 47% (0.475)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 86% (0.863), yellow: 47% (0.475)
XYZ
X: 5.256, Y: 3.105, Z: 22.872
xyY
x: 0.168, y: 0.099, Y: 3.105
CIELab
L: 20.459, a: 33.341, b: -56.029
CIELuv
L: 20.459, u: -6.194, v: -62.857
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 20.459, C: 65.199, H: 300.755
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 20.459, C: 63.161, H: 264.373
Hunter-Lab
L: 17.621, a: 22.408, b: -64.626
CIECAM02
J: 14.054, C: 56.055, h: 262.982, Q: 73.861, M: 49.019, s: 81.466, H: 312.651
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.790, jaune: -10.300, green: 1.438
LMS
L: 1.471, M: 1.712, S: 22.550
YCbCr
Y: 52.683, Cb: 173.237, Cr: 115.703
YCoCg
Y: 56.750, Cg: -21.750, Co: -22.000
YDbDr
Y: 42.698, Db: 137.367, Dr: 37.479
YPbPr
Y: 39.572, Pb: 50.880, Pr: -10.554
xvYCC
Y: 49.985, Cb: 172.695, Cr: 118.729
YIQ
Y: 42.698, I: -38.954, Q: 28.265
YUV
Y: 42.698, U: 44.930, V: -17.281
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 7.591
Brand Color
XBox Kinect ΔE = 6.700

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