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#172a28 Hex Color Code

#172a28 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172a28 is a very dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #172a28 is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.47% green and 15.69% blue. In the HSL color space #172a28 has a hue of 174° (degrees), 29% saturation and 13% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 494.22 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#172a28 to white

  1. #172a28
  2. #384947
  3. #5c6a68
  4. #828d8b
  5. #aab2b1
  6. #d4d8d7
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Kermadec G30-013-192
      #1d2c2a
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. ★ Madagascar G30-019-194
      #172e2c
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  2. Tollens

    1. ★ T2036-6
      #1c2826
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Forester Green
      #1f2d2b
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Arcadian Green
      #1d2925
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  4. Ford

    1. Green Gem
      #1c2b25
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Rock Moss Green
      #182f2a
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 2.4%

#172a28 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172a28 foreground

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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #172a28">…</p>

#172a28 background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #172a28">…</p>

#172a28 shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172a28">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518120
Binary
00010111, 00101010, 00101000
Hexadecimal
#172a28
LRV
≈ 2.0%
Closest short hex
#122 ΔE = 3.894
RGB
rgb(23, 42, 40)
RGBA
rgba(23, 42, 40, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.219, g: 0.400, b: 0.381
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.130%, blue: 0.165%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15259096 / 0xff172a28
HSL
hsl(174, 29%, 13%)
HSLA
hsla(174, 29%, 13%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 174° (173.684), saturation: 45% (0.452), value: 16% (0.165)
HSP
hue: 173.684, saturation: 45.238%, perceived brightness: 14.547%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 181.900, S: 57.087, L: 15.441
Cubehelix
H: -194.514, S: 0.240, L: 0.141
TSL
T: -1.388, S: 0.178, L: 0.142
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.452), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 5% (0.048), key: 84% (0.835)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 84% (0.835), yellow: 84% (0.843)
XYZ
X: 1.564, Y: 1.991, Z: 2.309
xyY
x: 0.267, y: 0.340, Y: 1.991
CIELab
L: 15.441, a: -8.341, b: -1.150
CIELuv
L: 15.441, u: -6.971, v: -0.231
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 15.441, C: 8.420, H: 187.849
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 15.441, C: 6.975, H: 181.900
Hunter-Lab
L: 14.111, a: -4.908, b: 0.176
CIECAM02
J: 11.333, C: 12.771, h: 190.447, Q: 66.325, M: 11.168, s: 41.034, H: 240.037
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.051, jaune: -0.175, green: 1.426
LMS
L: 1.627, M: 2.294, S: 2.302
YCbCr
Y: 46.999, Cb: 129.934, Cr: 119.801
YCgCo
Y: 36.750, Cg: 5.250, Co: 1.500
YDbDr
Y: 36.091, Db: 5.884, Dr: 24.893
YPbPr
Y: 37.809, Pb: 1.185, Pr: -9.408
xvYCC
Y: 48.471, Cb: 129.041, Cr: 119.736
YIQ
Y: 36.091, I: -10.676, Q: -4.640
YUV
Y: 36.091, U: 1.924, V: -11.485
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 2/2 ΔE = 2.915
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 9.313

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