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#172420 Hex Color Code

#172420 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172420 is a very dark shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #172420 is comprised of 9.02% red, 14.12% green and 12.55% blue. In the HSL color space #172420 has a hue of 162° (degrees), 22% saturation and 12% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 501.51 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#172420 to White

  1. #172420
  2. #384340
  3. #5b6562
  4. #818986
  5. #aaafad
  6. #d3d6d5
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Glade Green
      #182320
      ΔE = 0.954 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Saxony Green
      #192621
      ΔE = 1.110 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
    2. Orphos Green
      #1e2624
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  3. Krylon

    1. ★ Hunter Green
      #17241e
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 1.5%
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Black Emerald - 2936
      #12221d
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 1.4%
  5. Caparol

    1. Schiefer
      #18201c
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 1.3%
  6. Man

    1. Grau / 2193
      #1e2522
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  7. Tollens

    1. T2036-6
      #1c2826
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  8. Focoltone

    1. 3430
      #11201f
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 1.3%
  9. Little Greene

    1. Obsidian Green
      #132019
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 1.2%

#172420 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172420 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #172420">…</p>

#172420 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #172420">…</p>

#172420 shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172420">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1516576
Binary
00010111, 00100100, 00100000
Hexadecimal
#172420
LRV
≈ 1.5%
Closest short hex
#122 ΔE = 3.001
RGB
rgb(23, 36, 32)
RGBA
rgba(23, 36, 32, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.396, b: 0.352
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.120%, blue: 0.141%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15260640 / 0xff172420
HSL
hsl(162, 22%, 12%)
HSLA
hsla(162, 22%%, 12%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 162° (161.538), saturation: 36% (0.361), value: 14% (0.141)
HSP
hue: 161.538, saturation: 36.111%, perceived brightness: 12.620%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 164.336, S: 43.746, L: 12.911
Cubehelix
H: -207.962, S: 0.175, L: 0.124
TSL
T: -1.184, S: 0.137, L: 0.124
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.361), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 11% (0.111), key: 86% (0.859)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 86% (0.859), yellow: 87% (0.875)
XYZ
X: 1.245, Y: 1.548, Z: 1.599
xyY
x: 0.283, y: 0.352, Y: 1.548
CIELab
L: 12.911, a: -6.757, b: 0.865
CIELuv
L: 12.911, u: -4.648, v: 1.303
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 12.911, C: 6.812, H: 172.707
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 12.911, C: 4.827, H: 164.336
Hunter-Lab
L: 12.442, a: -3.915, b: 1.088
CIECAM02
J: 9.900, C: 9.727, h: 176.519, Q: 61.990, M: 8.506, s: 37.044, H: 219.441
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.031, jaune: 0.145, green: 1.114
LMS
L: 1.318, M: 1.762, S: 1.598
YCbCr
Y: 43.191, Cb: 128.168, Cr: 122.577
YCgCo
Y: 31.750, Cg: 4.250, Co: 3.500
YDbDr
Y: 31.657, Db: 0.518, Dr: 16.461
YPbPr
Y: 32.943, Pb: -0.505, Pr: -6.316
xvYCC
Y: 44.292, Cb: 127.556, Cr: 122.452
YIQ
Y: 31.657, I: -6.459, Q: -3.993
YUV
Y: 31.657, U: 0.169, V: -7.595
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 2/2 ΔE = 5.934
Brand Color
GitHub ΔE = 9.534

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