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#172b3f Hex Color Code

#172b3f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172b3f is a dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #172b3f is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.86% green and 24.71% blue. In the HSL color space #172b3f has a hue of 210° (degrees), 47% saturation and 17% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.07 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#172b3f linear gradient to complementary #3d3119

  1. #172b3f
  2. #222c39
  3. #292d33
  4. #2f2e2d
  5. #342f26
  6. #393020
  7. #3d3119

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #102538
  2. #12273b
  3. #15293d
  4. #172b3f
  5. #192d41
  6. #1c2f43
  7. #1e3146

Tints and Shades

#172b3f to White

  1. #172b3f
  2. #3b4a5c
  3. #5f6a7a
  4. #858d9a
  5. #acb2ba
  6. #d5d8dc
  7. #ffffff

#172b3f to Black

  1. #172b3f
  2. #152535
  3. #131f2c
  4. #111922
  5. #0d1319
  6. #070b0f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ U2.21.09
      #1b293d
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Aquamarine
      #172b43
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Chalet Blue
      #1f293d
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  3. AMC

    1. ★ Oregon Green
      #182f45
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Blazer Blue
      #202a3d
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lake Como Blue
      #1c2a40
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. ★ Candor Blue
      #212c3e
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Prussian Blue B31-038-237
      #192f41
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Crescendo B32-033-265
      #222f44
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. Sapphire Blue
      #202f41
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 7020-R90B
      #222d3d
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 2.6%

#172b3f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172b3f foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #172b3f">…</p>

#172b3f background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #172b3f">…</p>

#172b3f shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172b3f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518399
Binary
00010111, 00101011, 00111111
Hexadecimal
#172b3f
LRV
≈ 2.3%
Closest short hex
#234 ΔE = 4.030
RGB
rgb(23, 43, 63)
RGBA
rgba(23, 43, 63, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.178, g: 0.333, b: 0.488
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.142%, blue: 0.247%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258817 / 0xff172b3f
HSL
hsl(210, 47%, 17%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 47%%, 17%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (210.000), saturation: 63% (0.635), value: 25% (0.247)
HSP
hue: 210.000, saturation: 63.492%, perceived brightness: 16.150%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.846, S: 67.872, L: 16.838
Cubehelix
H: -153.819, S: 0.438, L: 0.154
TSL
T: -2.217, S: 0.208, L: 0.154
CMYK
cyan: 63% (0.635), magenta: 32% (0.317), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 75% (0.753)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 75% (0.753)
XYZ
X: 2.114, Y: 2.269, Z: 5.028
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.241, Y: 2.269
CIELab
L: 16.838, a: -0.928, b: -15.136
CIELuv
L: 16.838, u: -7.172, v: -15.273
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 16.838, C: 15.165, H: 266.491
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 16.838, C: 16.873, H: 244.846
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.062, a: -1.304, b: -9.250
CIECAM02
J: 12.145, C: 22.642, h: 245.552, Q: 68.660, M: 19.800, s: 53.701, H: 303.822
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.260, jaune: -2.615, green: 1.114
LMS
L: 1.707, M: 2.394, S: 4.982
YCbCr
Y: 49.757, Cb: 139.740, Cr: 117.800
YCgCo
Y: 43.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: -4.250
YDbDr
Y: 39.300, Db: 35.660, Dr: 31.000
YPbPr
Y: 40.180, Pb: 12.300, Pr: -10.920
xvYCC
Y: 50.508, Cb: 138.805, Cr: 118.408
YIQ
Y: 39.300, I: -18.340, Q: 1.994
YUV
Y: 39.300, U: 11.663, V: -14.300
Munsell Color System
5PB 2/4 ΔE = 4.624
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 7.838

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