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#172856 Hex Color Code

#172856 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172856 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172856 is comprised of 9.02% red, 15.69% green and 33.73% blue. In the HSL color space #172856 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 58% saturation and 21% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.92 nm.

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#172856 linear gradient to complementary #5f6d00

  1. #172856
  2. #2e324d
  3. #3c3d43
  4. #474938
  5. #50542c
  6. #58611d
  7. #5f6d00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0e224f
  2. #112451
  3. #142654
  4. #172856
  5. #1a2a58
  6. #1d2c5b
  7. #1f2e5d

Tones

  1. #172856
  2. #202a51
  3. #272d4c
  4. #2c2f47
  5. #303241
  6. #34343c
  7. #373737

Tints and Shades

#172856 to White

  1. #172856
  2. #3f4770
  3. #64688b
  4. #898ba7
  5. #afb0c4
  6. #d7d7e1
  7. #ffffff

#172856 to Black

  1. #172856
  2. #172248
  3. #151d3a
  4. #13182d
  5. #101220
  6. #090a14
  7. #000000

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    1. S 4550-R80B
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#172856 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172856 foreground

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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #172856">…</p>

#172856 background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #172856">…</p>

#172856 shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172856">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1517654
Binary
00010111, 00101000, 01010110
Hexadecimal
#172856
LRV
≈ 2.4%
Closest short hex
#125 ΔE = 2.960
RGB
rgb(23, 40, 86)
RGBA
rgba(23, 40, 86, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.154, g: 0.268, b: 0.577
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.143%, blue: 0.337%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15259562 / 0xff172856
HSL
hsl(224, 58%, 21%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 58%%, 21%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.810), saturation: 73% (0.733), value: 34% (0.337)
HSP
hue: 223.810, saturation: 73.256%, perceived brightness: 17.275%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.997, S: 74.953, L: 17.327
Cubehelix
H: -137.968, S: 0.728, L: 0.157
TSL
T: -2.264, S: 0.255, L: 0.157
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.733), magenta: 53% (0.535), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 66% (0.663)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 84% (0.843), yellow: 66% (0.663)
XYZ
X: 2.791, Y: 2.371, Z: 9.113
xyY
x: 0.196, y: 0.166, Y: 2.371
CIELab
L: 17.327, a: 10.613, b: -30.025
CIELuv
L: 17.327, u: -6.284, v: -32.321
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.327, C: 31.845, H: 289.467
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.327, C: 32.927, H: 258.997
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.399, a: 5.406, b: -24.307
CIECAM02
J: 12.373, C: 35.778, h: 260.193, Q: 69.301, M: 31.287, s: 67.192, H: 311.187
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.481, jaune: -5.366, green: 0.854
LMS
L: 1.584, M: 2.117, S: 9.002
YCbCr
Y: 50.499, Cb: 150.710, Cr: 117.271
YCgCo
Y: 47.250, Cg: -7.250, Co: -10.000
YDbDr
Y: 40.161, Db: 68.968, Dr: 32.643
YPbPr
Y: 39.691, Pb: 24.955, Pr: -10.616
xvYCC
Y: 50.088, Cb: 149.921, Cr: 118.675
YIQ
Y: 40.161, I: -24.905, Q: 10.717
YUV
Y: 40.161, U: 22.558, V: -15.055
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/8 ΔE = 5.707
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.198

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