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#172aa5 Hex Color Code

#172aa5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172aa5 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172aa5 is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.47% green and 64.71% blue. In the HSL color space #172aa5 has a hue of 232° (degrees), 76% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#172aa5 linear gradient to complementary #1abc00

  1. #172aa5
  2. #3e4393
  3. #4d5c81
  4. #52746d
  5. #4f8b57
  6. #42a43c
  7. #1abc00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002099
  2. #00249d
  3. #0c27a1
  4. #172aa5
  5. #1f2da9
  6. #2631ad
  7. #2d34b1

Tones

  1. #172aa5
  2. #343399
  3. #443c8e
  4. #4e4482
  5. #554d76
  6. #5b556a
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#172aa5 to white

  1. #172aa5
  2. #534ab5
  3. #7a6bc4
  4. #9d8ed3
  5. #beb3e2
  6. #dfd8f1
  7. #ffffff

#172aa5 to black

  1. #172aa5
  2. #1d2488
  3. #1e1f6b
  4. #1c1950
  5. #171336
  6. #120b1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Stormy Bay B5-B1-2
      #0028ac
      ΔE = 1.204 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 272 / 272 Lichtgrau+E.blau 1/1
      #002c9c
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. 72 / 72 Lichtgrau+E.blau 1/1
      #0024a0
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 286 C
      #0032a0
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. Dark Blue C
      #00249c
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 3.7%

Color Blindness Simulation

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#172aa5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172aa5 foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #172aa5">…</p>

#172aa5 background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #172aa5">…</p>

#172aa5 shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172aa5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518245
Binary
00010111, 00101010, 10100101
Hexadecimal
#172aa5
LRV
≈ 4.6%
Closest short hex
#22a ΔE = 2.231
RGB
rgb(23, 42, 165)
RGBA
rgba(23, 42, 165, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.100, g: 0.183, b: 0.717
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.156%, blue: 0.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258971 / 0xff172aa5
HSL
hsl(232, 76%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(232, 76%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 232° (231.972), saturation: 86% (0.861), value: 65% (0.647)
HSP
hue: 231.972, saturation: 86.061%, perceived brightness: 25.707%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.208, S: 91.090, L: 25.423
Cubehelix
H: -129.896, S: 1.478, L: 0.195
TSL
T: -2.618, S: 0.373, L: 0.197
CMYK
cyan: 86% (0.861), magenta: 75% (0.745), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.353)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 84% (0.835), yellow: 35% (0.353)
XYZ
X: 7.970, Y: 4.554, Z: 36.049
xyY
x: 0.164, y: 0.094, Y: 4.554
CIELab
L: 25.423, a: 40.303, b: -66.939
CIELuv
L: 25.423, u: -8.251, v: -81.341
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.423, C: 78.136, H: 301.052
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.423, C: 81.758, H: 264.208
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.339, a: 29.328, b: -85.222
CIECAM02
J: 17.248, C: 64.834, h: 261.495, Q: 81.823, M: 56.697, s: 83.242, H: 311.868
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.824, jaune: -12.333, green: 2.123
LMS
L: 1.943, M: 2.342, S: 35.536
YCbCr
Y: 59.249, Cb: 184.809, Cr: 110.926
YCgCo
Y: 68.000, Cg: -26.000, Co: -29.750
YDbDr
Y: 50.341, Db: 172.509, Dr: 52.018
YPbPr
Y: 46.809, Pb: 63.685, Pr: -15.158
xvYCC
Y: 56.201, Cb: 183.943, Cr: 114.685
YIQ
Y: 50.341, I: -50.834, Q: 34.252
YUV
Y: 50.341, U: 56.424, V: -23.986
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 12.256
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 5.096

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