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#172a7b Hex Color Code

#172a7b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172a7b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172a7b is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.47% green and 48.24% blue. In the HSL color space #172a7b has a hue of 229° (degrees), 68% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.88 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#172a7b linear gradient to complementary #539200

  1. #172a7b
  2. #363a6e
  3. #454b60
  4. #4e5c51
  5. #536e41
  6. #55802c
  7. #539200

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #032271
  2. #0b2575
  3. #112778
  4. #172a7b
  5. #1c2d7e
  6. #202f81
  7. #253285

Tones

  1. #172a7b
  2. #292f73
  3. #34346a
  4. #3b3962
  5. #413e5a
  6. #464452
  7. #494949

Tints and Shades

#172a7b to white

  1. #172a7b
  2. #484991
  3. #6e6aa6
  4. #928dbc
  5. #b6b1d2
  6. #dad8e9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#172a7b to black

  1. #172a7b
  2. #192466
  3. #191e51
  4. #17193d
  5. #14132b
  6. #0e0a19
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #0c297e
      ΔE = 0.887 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Medium Regatta Blue
      #0b2c72
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  2. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2147 XGC
      #0e2c75
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. P 100-8 C
      #322c69
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  4. Volkswagen

    1. Cornat Blue
      #0d2c74
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Deep Blue
      #132c6f
      ΔE = 3.250 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  5. Revell

    1. Revell 37152
      #002e7a
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  6. HKS

    1. 39K
      #002a73
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  7. Liebherr

    1. Blau / KM724
      #073181
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  8. Dupont

    1. CAS688
      #29276c
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #16317b
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. Bright Blue
      #001e7e
      ΔE = 4.963 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4055-R70B
      #2c2a6c
      ΔE = 3.140 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. S 3560-R80B
      #18357e
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  11. Caparol

    1. 50 18 260 / Lazur 105
      #1c3088
      ΔE = 3.208 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. 44 12 265 / Berliner Blau 10
      #18206c
      ΔE = 4.310 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  12. Chrysler

    1. Lapis Blue
      #222f71
      ΔE = 3.274 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. Blue
      #362a6e
      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  13. Alcro

    1. Evighet
      #1b3382
      ΔE = 3.579 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  14. Plascon

    1. Granite Falls B4-C1-2
      #002470
      ΔE = 3.599 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Ocean Melody B6-D1-2
      #14206c
      ΔE = 4.428 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  15. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 3.875 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. CF10460
      #2c1e68
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  16. Resene

    1. Believe V36-089-292
      #352f77
      ΔE = 4.054 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. Blue Bell V38-095-294
      #392d73
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  17. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15056
      #253273
      ΔE = 4.134 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. Federal Standard 25056
      #253475
      ΔE = 4.731 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  18. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80004,X4
      #09337b
      ΔE = 4.137 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  19. Freightliner

    1. Blue / N0060
      #002f72
      ΔE = 4.305 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  20. Kenworth USA

    1. Blue / N0060
      #002f72
      ΔE = 4.305 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  21. UNKNOWN

    1. Honda Neptune Blue / PB109
      #00256b
      ΔE = 4.339 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Cagiva Azzurro / CAG.SB001.0
      #003478
      ΔE = 5.215 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  22. Reaper Master

    1. Ritterlich Blue (9115)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  23. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Blue (925)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  24. Rackham

    1. Migol Blue (5)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  25. Old Citadel

    1. Storm Blue
      #27357e
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  26. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Stormy Blue (018)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2007-6
      #1d2e69
      ΔE = 4.629 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  28. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-b7
      #342467
      ΔE = 4.787 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. 38-b5
      #3c2e76
      ΔE = 5.036 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  29. Volvo

    1. Azur Blue / 1613
      #003173
      ΔE = 4.849 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  30. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6809
      #32326f
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. 6863
      #312e66
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 3.6%

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#172a7b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172a7b foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #172a7b">…</p>

#172a7b background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #172a7b">…</p>

#172a7b shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172a7b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518203
Binary
00010111, 00101010, 01111011
Hexadecimal
#172a7b
LRV
≈ 3.3%
Closest short hex
#227 ΔE = 3.064
RGB
rgb(23, 42, 123)
RGBA
rgba(23, 42, 123, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.122, g: 0.223, b: 0.654
RYB
red: 9.020%, yellow: 15.281%, blue: 48.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15259013 / 0xff172a7b
HSL
hsl(229, 68%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 68%, 29%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.600), saturation: 81% (0.813), value: 48% (0.482)
HSP
hue: 228.600, saturation: 81.301%, perceived brightness: 21.185%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.543, S: 85.198, L: 21.085
Cubehelix
H: -133.095, S: 1.088, L: 0.177
TSL
T: -2.472, S: 0.319, L: 0.179
CMYK
cyan: 81% (0.813), magenta: 66% (0.659), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.518)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 84% (0.835), yellow: 52% (0.518)
XYZ
X: 4.755, Y: 3.268, Z: 19.115
xyY
x: 0.175, y: 0.120, Y: 3.268
CIELab
L: 21.085, a: 24.388, b: -48.047
CIELuv
L: 21.085, u: -7.307, v: -55.827
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 21.085, C: 53.883, H: 296.912
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 21.085, C: 56.303, H: 262.543
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.077, a: 15.322, b: -50.043
CIECAM02
J: 14.577, C: 50.790, h: 261.824, Q: 75.223, M: 44.415, s: 76.841, H: 312.040
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.675, jaune: -8.745, green: 1.284
LMS
L: 1.784, M: 2.318, S: 18.857
YCbCr
Y: 55.133, Cb: 166.371, Cr: 113.908
YCoCg
Y: 57.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: -19.250
YDbDr
Y: 45.553, Db: 116.523, Dr: 42.904
YPbPr
Y: 43.785, Pb: 42.685, Pr: -13.226
xvYCC
Y: 53.604, Cb: 165.496, Cr: 116.382
YIQ
Y: 45.553, I: -37.341, Q: 21.184
YUV
Y: 45.553, U: 38.112, V: -19.786
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 4.573
Brand Color
Booking.com ΔE = 4.799

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