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#172959 Hex Color Code

#172959 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172959 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172959 is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.08% green and 34.9% blue. In the HSL color space #172959 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 59% saturation and 22% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.89 nm.

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

#172959 linear gradient to complementary #627000

  1. #172959
  2. #2f344f
  3. #3e3f45
  4. #4a4b3b
  5. #53572e
  6. #5b631e
  7. #627000

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0d2351
  2. #102554
  3. #142756
  4. #172959
  5. #1a2b5c
  6. #1d2d5e
  7. #203061

Tones

  1. #172959
  2. #212b54
  3. #282e4e
  4. #2d3049
  5. #313343
  6. #35353e
  7. #383838

Tints and Shades

#172959 to white

  1. #172959
  2. #404773
  3. #65698e
  4. #8a8ca9
  5. #b0b1c5
  6. #d7d7e2
  7. #ffffff

#172959 to black

  1. #172959
  2. #17234a
  3. #151d3c
  4. #13182e
  5. #111221
  6. #0a0a14
  7. #000000

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#172959 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172959 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #172959">…</p>

#172959 background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #172959">…</p>

#172959 shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172959">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1517913
Binary
00010111, 00101001, 01011001
Hexadecimal
#172959
LRV
≈ 2.5%
Closest short hex
#125 ΔE = 3.195
RGB
rgb(23, 41, 89)
RGBA
rgba(23, 41, 89, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.150, g: 0.268, b: 0.582
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.146%, blue: 0.349%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15259303 / 0xff172959
HSL
hsl(224, 59%, 22%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 59%, 22%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.636), saturation: 74% (0.742), value: 35% (0.349)
HSP
hue: 223.636, saturation: 74.157%, perceived brightness: 17.747%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.036, S: 76.360, L: 17.869
Cubehelix
H: -138.152, S: 0.748, L: 0.160
TSL
T: -2.256, S: 0.261, L: 0.161
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.742), magenta: 54% (0.539), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 65% (0.651)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 84% (0.839), yellow: 65% (0.651)
XYZ
X: 2.949, Y: 2.489, Z: 9.774
xyY
x: 0.194, y: 0.164, Y: 2.489
CIELab
L: 17.869, a: 11.125, b: -31.157
CIELuv
L: 17.869, u: -6.593, v: -34.034
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.869, C: 33.083, H: 289.650
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.869, C: 34.667, H: 259.036
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.777, a: 5.755, b: -25.689
CIECAM02
J: 12.696, C: 36.882, h: 259.992, Q: 70.202, M: 32.253, s: 67.781, H: 311.082
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.490, jaune: -5.572, green: 0.909
LMS
L: 1.643, M: 2.210, S: 9.655
YCbCr
Y: 51.297, Cb: 151.736, Cr: 116.690
YCgCo
Y: 48.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: -10.750
YDbDr
Y: 41.090, Db: 72.084, Dr: 34.410
YPbPr
Y: 40.622, Pb: 26.070, Pr: -11.208
xvYCC
Y: 50.887, Cb: 150.901, Cr: 118.155
YIQ
Y: 41.090, I: -26.144, Q: 11.128
YUV
Y: 41.090, U: 23.577, V: -15.870
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/8 ΔE = 5.158
Brand Color
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