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#172a9f Hex Color Code

#172a9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172a9f is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172a9f is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.47% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #172a9f has a hue of 232° (degrees), 75% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.35 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#172a9f linear gradient to complementary #2ab600

  1. #172a9f
  2. #3d428e
  3. #4c597c
  4. #527069
  5. #508754
  6. #469e3a
  7. #2ab600

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002193
  2. #002497
  3. #0d279b
  4. #172a9f
  5. #1f2da3
  6. #2530a7
  7. #2b34ab

Tones

  1. #172a9f
  2. #333294
  3. #413a89
  4. #4b437d
  5. #524b72
  6. #585367
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#172a9f to white

  1. #172a9f
  2. #514ab0
  3. #786bc0
  4. #9b8ed0
  5. #bdb2e0
  6. #ded8f0
  7. #ffffff

#172a9f to black

  1. #172a9f
  2. #1c2483
  3. #1d1e67
  4. #1b194d
  5. #171335
  6. #110b1e
  7. #000000

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      #102898
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      #0024a0
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2370 C
      #2f2a95
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
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      #00249c
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  3. Plascon

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      #0028ac
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 4.5%

#172a9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172a9f foreground

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #172a9f">…</p>

#172a9f background

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #172a9f">…</p>

#172a9f shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172a9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518239
Binary
00010111, 00101010, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#172a9f
LRV
≈ 4.3%
Closest short hex
#229 ΔE = 2.383
RGB
rgb(23, 42, 159)
RGBA
rgba(23, 42, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.103, g: 0.188, b: 0.710
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.156%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258977 / 0xff172a9f
HSL
hsl(232, 75%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 75%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.618), saturation: 86% (0.855), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 231.618, saturation: 85.535%, perceived brightness: 25.036%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.057, S: 90.459, L: 24.766
Cubehelix
H: -130.223, S: 1.425, L: 0.193
TSL
T: -2.603, S: 0.366, L: 0.195
CMYK
cyan: 86% (0.855), magenta: 74% (0.736), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 84% (0.835), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 7.437, Y: 4.340, Z: 33.240
xyY
x: 0.165, y: 0.096, Y: 4.340
CIELab
L: 24.766, a: 38.142, b: -64.381
CIELuv
L: 24.766, u: -8.096, v: -77.776
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 24.766, C: 74.831, H: 300.644
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 24.766, C: 78.196, H: 264.057
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.834, a: 27.262, b: -80.014
CIECAM02
J: 16.830, C: 62.990, h: 261.603, Q: 80.827, M: 55.084, s: 82.553, H: 311.925
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.808, jaune: -11.846, green: 1.985
LMS
L: 1.916, M: 2.338, S: 32.770
YCbCr
Y: 58.661, Cb: 182.175, Cr: 111.352
YCgCo
Y: 66.500, Cg: -24.500, Co: -28.250
YDbDr
Y: 49.657, Db: 164.511, Dr: 50.716
YPbPr
Y: 46.377, Pb: 60.685, Pr: -14.882
xvYCC
Y: 55.830, Cb: 181.308, Cr: 114.927
YIQ
Y: 49.657, I: -48.906, Q: 32.385
YUV
Y: 49.657, U: 53.808, V: -23.386
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 11.081
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 5.065

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