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#172ac6 Hex Color Code

#172ac6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172ac6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172ac6 is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.47% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #172ac6 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 79% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.61 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#172ac6 linear gradient to complementary #00dd00

  1. #172ac6
  2. #4b4bb1
  3. #5c699b
  4. #628683
  5. #5da36a
  6. #4bc049
  7. #00dd00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #001eb8
  2. #0022bc
  3. #0426c1
  4. #172ac6
  5. #232ecb
  6. #2c32d0
  7. #3436d5

Tones

  1. #172ac6
  2. #3e36b8
  3. #5142a9
  4. #5d4e9b
  5. #66598d
  6. #6b647e
  7. #6f6f6f

Tints and Shades

#172ac6 to white

  1. #172ac6
  2. #5b4bd1
  3. #836ddb
  4. #a590e5
  5. #c4b4ee
  6. #e2d9f7
  7. #ffffff

#172ac6 to black

  1. #172ac6
  2. #1f25a2
  3. #211f80
  4. #1f1a5f
  5. #1a143f
  6. #140c23
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

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      #0024c8
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. ★ 41/03
      #0030d0
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  2. Plascon

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      #002cbc
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 5.4%

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#172ac6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172ac6 foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #172ac6">…</p>

#172ac6 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #172ac6">…</p>

#172ac6 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172ac6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518278
Binary
00010111, 00101010, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#172ac6
LRV
≈ 5.9%
Closest short hex
#22c ΔE = 1.680
RGB
rgb(23, 42, 198)
RGBA
rgba(23, 42, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.087, g: 0.160, b: 0.753
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.157%, blue: 0.776%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258938 / 0xff172ac6
HSL
hsl(233, 79%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 79%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.486), saturation: 88% (0.884), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 233.486, saturation: 88.384%, perceived brightness: 29.511%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.784, S: 93.732, L: 29.194
Cubehelix
H: -128.523, S: 1.753, L: 0.210
TSL
T: -2.683, S: 0.404, L: 0.212
CMYK
cyan: 88% (0.884), magenta: 79% (0.788), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 84% (0.835), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 11.371, Y: 5.914, Z: 53.957
xyY
x: 0.160, y: 0.083, Y: 5.914
CIELab
L: 29.194, a: 51.568, b: -80.347
CIELuv
L: 29.194, u: -9.187, v: -100.631
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.194, C: 95.472, H: 302.693
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.194, C: 101.049, H: 264.784
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.318, a: 40.906, b: -114.529
CIECAM02
J: 19.730, C: 74.303, h: 260.833, Q: 87.513, M: 64.977, s: 86.168, H: 311.521
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.896, jaune: -14.890, green: 2.940
LMS
L: 2.110, M: 2.367, S: 53.176
YCbCr
Y: 62.483, Cb: 199.296, Cr: 108.583
YCgCo
Y: 76.250, Cg: -34.250, Co: -38.000
YDbDr
Y: 54.103, Db: 216.498, Dr: 59.179
YPbPr
Y: 49.185, Pb: 80.185, Pr: -16.676
xvYCC
Y: 58.241, Cb: 198.437, Cr: 113.351
YIQ
Y: 54.103, I: -61.436, Q: 44.519
YUV
Y: 54.103, U: 70.812, V: -27.287
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 18.463
Brand Color
Pinboard ΔE = 4.951

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