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#172a52 Hex Color Code

#172a52 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172a52 is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172a52 is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.47% green and 32.16% blue. In the HSL color space #172a52 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 56% saturation and 21% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.39 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#172a52 linear gradient to complementary #676900

  1. #172a52
  2. #2f3349
  3. #3e3d40
  4. #4a4836
  5. #55522a
  6. #5e5e1c
  7. #676900

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0e244b
  2. #11264d
  3. #142850
  4. #172a52
  5. #1a2c54
  6. #1d2e57
  7. #1f3159

Tones

  1. #172a52
  2. #1f2c4d
  3. #252d48
  4. #2a2f44
  5. #2f313f
  6. #32333a
  7. #353535

Tints and Shades

#172a52 to white

  1. #172a52
  2. #3e486d
  3. #636988
  4. #888ca5
  5. #afb1c2
  6. #d6d7e0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#172a52 to black

  1. #172a52
  2. #162445
  3. #151e38
  4. #13182b
  5. #10121f
  6. #090a13
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Tropic Teal
      #14274e
      ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Poseidon Blue
      #212b4b
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  2. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5026 / Pearl night blue
      #102c54
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  4. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Enzian Blue
      #1a2e58
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. ★ Dark Blue
      #12264b
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  6. Ford

    1. ★ Island Blue
      #122a4d
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Chesapeake Blue
      #18254a
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  7. Alcro

    1. Blue finch
      #13274a
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. 295 C
      #002855
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. 2767 C
      #13294b
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  9. Chrysler

    1. Mood Indigo
      #0d2b5b
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Dominion Blue
      #1e2b4a
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6719
      #252a4c
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  11. Caparol

    1. 41 7 246 / Lago 10
      #10244c
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. L 458 / Blauanthrazit L 458
      #002c54
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  12. Freightliner

    1. Blue / L3006
      #002e5a
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  13. AMC

    1. Marlin Blue
      #0d2b4e
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #1b2847
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 2.2%

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#172a52 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172a52 foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #172a52">…</p>

#172a52 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #172a52">…</p>

#172a52 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172a52">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518162
Binary
00010111, 00101010, 01010010
Hexadecimal
#172a52
LRV
≈ 2.4%
Closest short hex
#124 ΔE = 4.286
RGB
rgb(23, 42, 82)
RGBA
rgba(23, 42, 82, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.156, g: 0.286, b: 0.558
RYB
red: 9.020%, yellow: 14.656%, blue: 32.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15259054 / 0xff172a52
HSL
hsl(221, 56%, 21%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 56%, 21%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.678), saturation: 72% (0.720), value: 32% (0.322)
HSP
hue: 220.678, saturation: 71.951%, perceived brightness: 17.362%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 256.720, S: 74.424, L: 17.677
Cubehelix
H: -141.352, S: 0.657, L: 0.160
TSL
T: -2.131, S: 0.246, L: 0.160
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.720), magenta: 49% (0.488), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 68% (0.678)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 84% (0.835), yellow: 68% (0.678)
XYZ
X: 2.704, Y: 2.447, Z: 8.311
xyY
x: 0.201, y: 0.182, Y: 2.447
CIELab
L: 17.677, a: 7.472, b: -26.774
CIELuv
L: 17.677, u: -6.837, v: -28.967
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.677, C: 27.797, H: 285.593
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.677, C: 29.763, H: 256.720
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.643, a: 3.477, b: -20.550
CIECAM02
J: 12.606, C: 33.151, h: 257.743, Q: 69.953, M: 28.990, s: 64.376, H: 309.917
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.427, jaune: -4.751, green: 0.945
LMS
L: 1.683, M: 2.302, S: 8.214
YCbCr
Y: 51.115, Cb: 148.372, Cr: 116.819
YCgCo
Y: 47.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: -9.000
YDbDr
Y: 40.879, Db: 61.870, Dr: 34.007
YPbPr
Y: 40.833, Pb: 22.185, Pr: -11.340
xvYCC
Y: 51.068, Cb: 147.488, Cr: 118.039
YIQ
Y: 40.879, I: -24.169, Q: 8.428
YUV
Y: 40.879, U: 20.236, V: -15.685
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/6 ΔE = 4.851
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 4.812

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