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#172b4d Hex Color Code

#172b4d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172b4d is a dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #172b4d is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.86% green and 30.2% blue. In the HSL color space #172b4d has a hue of 218° (degrees), 54% saturation and 20% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#172b4d linear gradient to complementary #5a550a

  1. #172b4d
  2. #2b3144
  3. #38383c
  4. #423f32
  5. #4b4628
  6. #534d1c
  7. #5a550a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0e2546
  2. #112748
  3. #14294b
  4. #172b4d
  5. #1a2d4f
  6. #1c2f52
  7. #1f3254

Tones

  1. #172b4d
  2. #1e2c49
  3. #242d44
  4. #282e40
  5. #2c303b
  6. #2f3137
  7. #323232

Tints and Shades

#172b4d to white

  1. #172b4d
  2. #3d4968
  3. #626a85
  4. #878da2
  5. #aeb2c0
  6. #d6d8df
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#172b4d to black

  1. #172b4d
  2. #162541
  3. #141f34
  4. #121929
  5. #0f131d
  6. #080b12
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. AMC

    1. ★ Marlin Blue
      #0d2b4e
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Midnight Blue
      #192440
      ΔE = 3.714 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dominion Blue
      #1e2b4a
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Marlin Blue
      #0b2651
      ΔE = 3.925 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 5 240 / Pacific 10
      #18284c
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. 40 3 260 / Schiefer-Grau
      #282c4c
      ΔE = 3.472 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  4. Alcro

    1. ★ Blue finch
      #13274a
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5540-R90B
      #152f52
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. S 6030-R80B
      #242f50
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  6. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 280 20 25
      #1b3053
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. RAL 630-M
      #16304c
      ΔE = 3.669 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  7. Volkswagen

    1. Dark Blue
      #12264b
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Bahama Blue
      #213557
      ΔE = 4.528 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  8. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.925 #52
      #222a46
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  9. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  10. Audi

    1. Santorinblau Pearl / 5J, LZ5K
      #1b3152
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Estorilblau Kristall Metallic / K0K0, K0PA, K0PW, LX5P
      #1e2842
      ΔE = 3.013 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  11. Albany Paint

    1. Galaxy
      #122a46
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Atlantis
      #20304c
      ΔE = 3.095 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6718
      #233053
      ΔE = 3.014 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. 6953
      #242545
      ΔE = 4.360 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  13. Freightliner

    1. Blue / L3006
      #002e5a
      ΔE = 3.596 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Blue / N0081
      #003053
      ΔE = 3.682 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  14. Resene

    1. Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Lucky Point B32-055-280
      #292d4f
      ΔE = 3.825 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  15. Peterbuilt

    1. Blue / AF513
      #003053
      ΔE = 3.682 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  16. Kenworth USA

    1. Blue / N0081
      #003053
      ΔE = 3.682 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
  17. Plascon

    1. Smudge Pot B3-E1-2
      #042448
      ΔE = 3.701 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
    2. Atlantis Cliff B2-C1-2
      #003460
      ΔE = 5.115 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  18. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B13 Navy Blue
      #28304c
      ΔE = 3.774 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  19. Green Planet Paints

    1. Borealis
      #1f324e
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. Mariner Blue
      #1c254c
      ΔE = 3.996 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Regency Blue
      #19253b
      ΔE = 4.914 / LRV ≈ 1.8%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10934
      #18335b
      ΔE = 4.011 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. CF10947
      #24324a
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  22. McCormick Paints

    1. 234 Bay Blue
      #242840
      ΔE = 4.085 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  23. Sikkens

    1. U3.28.15 (RAL 5013)
      #1c3454
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  24. Skoda

    1. Blau / 9574
      #0d2341
      ΔE = 4.182 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  25. Dulux Australia

    1. Blue Lobelia / A394
      #28324d
      ΔE = 4.335 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  26. Pantone / PMS

    1. 533
      #293352
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. 2767
      #142142
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  27. Fender

    1. 90 / Baltic Blue
      #043253
      ΔE = 4.471 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  28. Smart

    1. Azure Blau / CE1L
      #00234b
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  29. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35050
      #18324d
      ΔE = 4.521 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. Boston Blue / SC-09
      #252c41
      ΔE = 4.525 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Yankees™ Navy / SC-51
      #242b3f
      ΔE = 4.773 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  31. Ford

    1. French Blue
      #283047
      ΔE = 4.615 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
    2. Cayuga Blue
      #273248
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  32. Testors

    1. Testors 1172
      #00224a
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 1.6%
  33. Duron

    1. Naval
      #273552
      ΔE = 4.999 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  34. HKS

    1. 49K
      #003161
      ΔE = 5.189 / LRV ≈ 3.1%

#172b4d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172b4d foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #172b4d">…</p>

#172b4d background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #172b4d">…</p>

#172b4d shadow

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172b4d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518413
Binary
00010111, 00101011, 01001101
Hexadecimal
#172b4d
LRV
≈ 2.4%
Closest short hex
#235 ΔE = 3.788
RGB
rgb(23, 43, 77)
RGBA
rgba(23, 43, 77, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.161, g: 0.301, b: 0.538
RYB
red: 9.020%, yellow: 14.743%, blue: 30.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258803 / 0xff172b4d
HSL
hsl(218, 54%, 20%)
HSLA
hsla(218, 54%, 20%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 218° (217.778), saturation: 70% (0.701), value: 30% (0.302)
HSP
hue: 217.778, saturation: 70.130%, perceived brightness: 17.181%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.143, S: 73.158, L: 17.670
Cubehelix
H: -144.611, S: 0.591, L: 0.160
TSL
T: -2.011, S: 0.236, L: 0.160
CMYK
cyan: 70% (0.701), magenta: 44% (0.442), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 70% (0.698)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 70% (0.698)
XYZ
X: 2.556, Y: 2.445, Z: 7.357
xyY
x: 0.207, y: 0.198, Y: 2.445
CIELab
L: 17.670, a: 4.675, b: -23.408
CIELuv
L: 17.670, u: -7.135, v: -25.119
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.670, C: 23.870, H: 281.295
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.670, C: 26.113, H: 254.143
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.638, a: 1.812, b: -16.947
CIECAM02
J: 12.619, C: 30.253, h: 255.054, Q: 69.989, M: 26.455, s: 61.481, H: 308.542
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.377, jaune: -4.124, green: 1.009
LMS
L: 1.729, M: 2.397, S: 7.276
YCbCr
Y: 51.129, Cb: 145.886, Cr: 116.806
YCoCg
Y: 46.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: -7.750
YDbDr
Y: 40.896, Db: 54.322, Dr: 34.038
YPbPr
Y: 41.188, Pb: 19.300, Pr: -11.564
xvYCC
Y: 51.373, Cb: 144.954, Cr: 117.842
YIQ
Y: 40.896, I: -22.837, Q: 6.349
YUV
Y: 40.896, U: 17.767, V: -15.700
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/6 ΔE = 4.884
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 5.621

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