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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 / #fff

#172a8a to black

  1. #172a8a
  2. #1a2472
  3. #1b1e5a
  4. #191944
  5. #15132f
  6. #0f0b1b
  7. #000000 / #000

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. Toyo Ink

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

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

    1. Bright Blue
      #0c297e
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Blue
      #282c70
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  5. Chrysler

    1. Ecuador Blue
      #1f2283
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Blue
      #362a6e
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2370 XGC
      #212b97
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
    2. 2746 XGC
      #252392
      ΔE = 3.346 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  7. Plascon

    1. Drew B4-B1-2
      #003498
      ΔE = 3.882 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  8. Liebherr

    1. Blau / KM724
      #073181
      ΔE = 4.000 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  9. Alcro

    1. Evighet
      #1b3382
      ΔE = 4.109 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  10. Focoltone

    1. 1074
      #2e1d86
      ΔE = 4.391 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. 7003
      #2c1b82
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  11. Resene

    1. Believe V36-089-292
      #352f77
      ΔE = 4.463 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
    2. Blue Bell V38-095-294
      #392d73
      ΔE = 4.927 / LRV ≈ 4.0%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Blue
      #16317b
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  13. Revell

    1. Revell 37152
      #002e7a
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  14. Dupont

    1. CAS688
      #29276c
      ΔE = 5.030 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  15. Volkswagen

    1. Cornat Blue
      #0d2c74
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-b6
      #38296f
      ΔE = 5.047 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. 38-b5
      #3c2e76
      ΔE = 5.051 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  17. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Sick Blue (017)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 5.104 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Stormy Blue (018)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  18. Reaper Master

    1. Clear Purple (9099)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 5.104 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Ritterlich Blue (9115)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  19. Old Citadel

    1. Nauseating Blue
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 5.104 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Storm Blue
      #27357e
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  20. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Violet (960)
      #412a7a
      ΔE = 5.104 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. Blue (925)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4055-R70B
      #2c2a6c
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  22. Rackham

    1. Migol Blue (5)
      #27357e
      ΔE = 5.149 / LRV ≈ 4.5%

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#172a8a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172a8a foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #172a8a">…</p>

#172a8a background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #172a8a">…</p>

#172a8a shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<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: 9.020%, yellow: 15.414%, blue: 54.118%
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
YCoCg
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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