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#172a8a Hex Color Code

#172a8a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172a8a is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172a8a is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.47% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #172a8a has a hue of 230° (degrees), 71% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.08 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#172a8a linear gradient to complementary #45a100

  1. #172a8a
  2. #393d7b
  3. #47516c
  4. #4f655b
  5. #517849
  6. #4e8d32
  7. #45a100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002280
  2. #062483
  3. #102787
  4. #172a8a
  5. #1d2d8d
  6. #223091
  7. #273395

Tones

  1. #172a8a
  2. #2d3081
  3. #393777
  4. #423d6e
  5. #494464
  6. #4d4a5b
  7. #515151

Tints and Shades

#172a8a to white

  1. #172a8a
  2. #4c499e
  3. #726ab1
  4. #968dc5
  5. #b9b2d8
  6. #dcd8ec
  7. #ffffff

#172a8a to black

  1. #172a8a
  2. #1a2472
  3. #1b1e5a
  4. #191944
  5. #15132f
  6. #0f0b1b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/14
      #002c90
      ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. ★ 58 34 233 / Kobaltblau 10
      #00288c
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 38-a2
      #252280
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  4. Teknos

    1. GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  5. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #0c297e
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  6. Chrysler

    1. Ecuador Blue
      #1f2283
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2370 XGC
      #212b97
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 287 C
      #003087
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 3.9%

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#172a8a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172a8a foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #172a8a">…</p>

#172a8a background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #172a8a">…</p>

#172a8a shadow

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172a8a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518218
Binary
00010111, 00101010, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#172a8a
LRV
≈ 3.7%
Closest short hex
#228 ΔE = 2.682
RGB
rgb(23, 42, 138)
RGBA
rgba(23, 42, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.113, g: 0.207, b: 0.680
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.154%, blue: 0.541%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258998 / 0xff172a8a
HSL
hsl(230, 71%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 71%, 32%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.087), saturation: 83% (0.833), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 230.087, saturation: 83.333%, perceived brightness: 22.747%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.340, S: 87.747, L: 22.557
Cubehelix
H: -131.660, S: 1.233, L: 0.184
TSL
T: -2.537, S: 0.340, L: 0.185
CMYK
cyan: 83% (0.833), magenta: 70% (0.696), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 84% (0.835), yellow: 46% (0.459)
XYZ
X: 5.767, Y: 3.672, Z: 24.445
xyY
x: 0.170, y: 0.108, Y: 3.672
CIELab
L: 22.557, a: 30.281, b: -55.076
CIELuv
L: 22.557, u: -7.603, v: -65.109
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 22.557, C: 62.852, H: 298.802
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 22.557, C: 65.551, H: 263.340
Hunter-Lab
L: 19.163, a: 20.183, b: -62.215
CIECAM02
J: 15.462, C: 56.143, h: 261.867, Q: 77.471, M: 49.096, s: 79.608, H: 312.063
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.738, jaune: -10.077, green: 1.544
LMS
L: 1.834, M: 2.325, S: 24.106
YCbCr
Y: 56.603, Cb: 172.956, Cr: 112.843
YCgCo
Y: 61.250, Cg: -19.250, Co: -23.000
YDbDr
Y: 47.263, Db: 136.518, Dr: 46.159
YPbPr
Y: 44.865, Pb: 50.185, Pr: -13.916
xvYCC
Y: 54.531, Cb: 172.084, Cr: 115.776
YIQ
Y: 47.263, I: -42.160, Q: 25.851
YUV
Y: 47.263, U: 44.652, V: -21.286
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 7.265
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 4.495

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