Encycolorpedia

#172796 Hex Color Code

#172796 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172796 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172796 is comprised of 9.02% red, 15.29% green and 58.82% blue. In the HSL color space #172796 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 73% saturation and 34% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.19 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#172796 linear gradient to complementary #2aad00

  1. #172796
  2. #3a3e86
  3. #485475
  4. #4e6a63
  5. #4c804f
  6. #439636
  7. #2aad00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #001e8b
  2. #03218f
  3. #0e2492
  4. #172796
  5. #1e2a9a
  6. #242d9d
  7. #2930a1

Tones

  1. #172796
  2. #302f8c
  3. #3e3781
  4. #483f77
  5. #4f476c
  6. #544f62
  7. #575757

Tints and Shades

#172796 to white

  1. #172796
  2. #4f47a8
  3. #7669ba
  4. #998ccb
  5. #bbb1dd
  6. #ddd7ee
  7. #ffffff

#172796 to black

  1. #172796
  2. #1b227b
  3. #1c1d62
  4. #1a1849
  5. #161232
  6. #110a1d
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/14
      #102898
      ΔE = 0.423 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. ★ 272 / 272 Lichtgrau+E.blau 1/1
      #002c9c
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2746 XGC
      #252392
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
    2. ★ 2736 XGC
      #23249e
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 38-a1
      #282585
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 3.5%

#172796 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172796 foreground

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #172796">…</p>

#172796 background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #172796">…</p>

#172796 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172796">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1517462
Binary
00010111, 00100111, 10010110
Hexadecimal
#172796
LRV
≈ 3.8%
Closest short hex
#129 ΔE = 1.596
RGB
rgb(23, 39, 150)
RGBA
rgba(23, 39, 150, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.108, g: 0.184, b: 0.708
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.146%, blue: 0.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15259754 / 0xff172796
HSL
hsl(232, 73%, 34%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 73%, 34%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (232.441), saturation: 85% (0.847), value: 59% (0.588)
HSP
hue: 232.441, saturation: 84.667%, perceived brightness: 23.582%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.213, S: 89.172, L: 23.116
Cubehelix
H: -129.466, S: 1.402, L: 0.182
TSL
T: -2.638, S: 0.362, L: 0.184
CMYK
cyan: 85% (0.847), magenta: 74% (0.740), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.412)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 85% (0.847), yellow: 41% (0.412)
XYZ
X: 6.582, Y: 3.834, Z: 29.241
xyY
x: 0.166, y: 0.097, Y: 3.834
CIELab
L: 23.116, a: 36.721, b: -61.594
CIELuv
L: 23.116, u: -7.341, v: -72.433
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.116, C: 71.709, H: 300.802
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.116, C: 72.804, H: 264.213
Hunter-Lab
L: 19.582, a: 25.731, b: -74.831
CIECAM02
J: 15.735, C: 60.626, h: 262.074, Q: 78.154, M: 53.017, s: 82.363, H: 312.172
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.806, jaune: -11.333, green: 1.798
LMS
L: 1.722, M: 2.056, S: 28.828
YCbCr
Y: 56.267, Cb: 179.097, Cr: 113.095
YCgCo
Y: 62.750, Cg: -23.750, Co: -26.000
YDbDr
Y: 46.870, Db: 155.163, Dr: 45.415
YPbPr
Y: 43.584, Pb: 57.340, Pr: -13.106
xvYCC
Y: 53.431, Cb: 178.369, Cr: 116.487
YIQ
Y: 46.870, I: -45.192, Q: 31.153
YUV
Y: 46.870, U: 50.750, V: -20.941
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 9.703
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 5.694

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue