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#172988 Hex Color Code

#172988 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172988 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172988 is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.08% green and 53.33% blue. In the HSL color space #172988 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 71% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.98 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#172988 linear gradient to complementary #439f00

  1. #172988
  2. #383c79
  3. #46506a
  4. #4e635a
  5. #507748
  6. #4d8b31
  7. #439f00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00217e
  2. #072481
  3. #102685
  4. #172988
  5. #1d2c8b
  6. #222f8f
  7. #273192

Tones

  1. #172988
  2. #2c2f7f
  3. #393676
  4. #413c6c
  5. #484363
  6. #4c495a
  7. #505050

Tints and Shades

#172988 to white

  1. #172988
  2. #4b489c
  3. #7269b0
  4. #958dc3
  5. #b9b1d7
  6. #dcd8eb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#172988 to black

  1. #172988
  2. #1a2370
  3. #1a1e59
  4. #181843
  5. #15132e
  6. #0f0a1b
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 58 34 233 / Kobaltblau 10
      #00288c
      ΔE = 1.085 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. L 457 / Bayrischblau L 457
      #002484
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  2. Teknos

    1. GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  3. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #0c297e
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Blue
      #351e76
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  4. Chrysler

    1. Ecuador Blue
      #1f2283
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Blue
      #362a6e
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 280
      #00247d
      ΔE = 3.268 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. 288
      #003082
      ΔE = 3.718 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  7. Liebherr

    1. Blau / KM724
      #073181
      ΔE = 4.066 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  8. Focoltone

    1. 1074
      #2e1d86
      ΔE = 4.197 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. 7003
      #2c1b82
      ΔE = 4.575 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  9. Alcro

    1. Evighet
      #1b3382
      ΔE = 4.290 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  10. Plascon

    1. Drew B4-B1-2
      #003498
      ΔE = 4.330 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  11. Revell

    1. Revell 37152
      #002e7a
      ΔE = 4.526 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  12. Resene

    1. Believe V36-089-292
      #352f77
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. Blue Bell V38-095-294
      #392d73
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #001e7e
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Bright Blue
      #16317b
      ΔE = 4.603 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  14. Dupont

    1. CAS688
      #29276c
      ΔE = 4.719 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  15. Volkswagen

    1. Cornat Blue
      #0d2c74
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Satellite Blue
      #001c95
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4055-R70B
      #2c2a6c
      ΔE = 4.903 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-b6
      #38296f
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. 38-b5
      #3c2e76
      ΔE = 5.118 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  18. Old Citadel

    1. Nauseating Blue
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  19. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Sick Blue (017)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  20. Reaper Master

    1. Clear Purple (9099)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  21. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Violet (960)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  22. HKS

    1. 39K
      #002a73
      ΔE = 5.175 / LRV ≈ 2.9%

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#172988 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172988 foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #172988">…</p>

#172988 background

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

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #172988">…</p>

#172988 shadow

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172988">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1517960
Binary
00010111, 00101001, 10001000
Hexadecimal
#172988
LRV
≈ 3.5%
Closest short hex
#228 ΔE = 2.439
RGB
rgb(23, 41, 136)
RGBA
rgba(23, 41, 136, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.115, g: 0.205, b: 0.680
RYB
red: 9.020%, yellow: 15.109%, blue: 53.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15259256 / 0xff172988
HSL
hsl(230, 71%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 71%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.442), saturation: 83% (0.831), value: 53% (0.533)
HSP
hue: 230.442, saturation: 83.088%, perceived brightness: 22.368%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.435, S: 87.331, L: 22.106
Cubehelix
H: -131.323, S: 1.232, L: 0.181
TSL
T: -2.552, S: 0.340, L: 0.182
CMYK
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 70% (0.699), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 47% (0.467)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 84% (0.839), yellow: 47% (0.467)
XYZ
X: 5.589, Y: 3.545, Z: 23.677
xyY
x: 0.170, y: 0.108, Y: 3.545
CIELab
L: 22.106, a: 30.178, b: -54.569
CIELuv
L: 22.106, u: -7.360, v: -63.950
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 22.106, C: 62.358, H: 298.944
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 22.106, C: 64.373, H: 263.435
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.828, a: 20.035, b: -61.381
CIECAM02
J: 15.165, C: 55.650, h: 262.048, Q: 76.725, M: 48.665, s: 79.641, H: 312.158
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.740, jaune: -9.987, green: 1.500
LMS
L: 1.773, M: 2.230, S: 23.349
YCbCr
Y: 55.903, Cb: 172.369, Cr: 113.353
YCoCg
Y: 60.250, Cg: -19.250, Co: -22.500
YDbDr
Y: 46.448, Db: 134.735, Dr: 44.609
YPbPr
Y: 44.006, Pb: 49.570, Pr: -13.370
xvYCC
Y: 53.793, Cb: 171.544, Cr: 116.255
YIQ
Y: 46.448, I: -41.243, Q: 25.752
YUV
Y: 46.448, U: 44.069, V: -20.571
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 7.036
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 4.909

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