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#172b5a Hex Color Code

#172b5a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172b5a is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172b5a is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.86% green and 35.29% blue. In the HSL color space #172b5a has a hue of 222° (degrees), 59% saturation and 22% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.49 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#172b5a linear gradient to complementary #687100

  1. #172b5a
  2. #313550
  3. #404046
  4. #4d4c3b
  5. #57582f
  6. #60641f
  7. #687100

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0c2452
  2. #102655
  3. #142957
  4. #172b5a
  5. #1a2d5d
  6. #1d305f
  7. #203262

Tones

  1. #172b5a
  2. #212d55
  3. #282f4f
  4. #2e324a
  5. #323444
  6. #36373f
  7. #393939

Tints and Shades

#172b5a to white

  1. #172b5a
  2. #404974
  3. #656a8e
  4. #8a8da9
  5. #b0b2c5
  6. #d7d8e2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#172b5a to black

  1. #172b5a
  2. #17254b
  3. #161f3d
  4. #13192f
  5. #111321
  6. #0a0a14
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Mood Indigo
      #0d2b5b
      ΔE = 1.044 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Dominion Blue
      #1e2b4a
      ΔE = 4.614 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. Confidante B34-064-281
      #233167
      ΔE = 4.049 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Enzian Blue
      #1a2e58
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. Dark Blue
      #12264b
      ΔE = 4.081 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  4. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15052
      #1f2f60
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Federal Standard 25052
      #03265e
      ΔE = 3.418 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Kingston Blue
      #122e59
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. Dark Tropic Teal
      #14274e
      ΔE = 3.179 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 295
      #002e63
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
    2. 655
      #0a214f
      ΔE = 4.679 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  7. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  8. Sikkens

    1. V4.31.15 (RAL 5022)
      #272e5a
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. V3.35.14
      #273260
      ΔE = 3.722 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  9. RAL

    1. RAL 5026 / Pearl night blue
      #102c54
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. RAL 5002 / Ultramarine blue
      #20214f
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  10. Crayola

    1. Dark Blue
      #003065
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Midnight Blue
      #003366 / #036
      ΔE = 3.997 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  11. Homebase

    1. Indigo
      #012e67
      ΔE = 3.039 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6905
      #2a2d59
      ΔE = 3.202 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. 6657
      #2d3362
      ΔE = 4.837 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  13. Ford

    1. Blue
      #13265d
      ΔE = 3.245 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #1e2b67
      ΔE = 4.445 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  14. Focoltone

    1. 3445
      #003068
      ΔE = 3.314 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. 3401
      #233468
      ΔE = 4.593 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  15. Freightliner

    1. Blue / L3006
      #002e5a
      ΔE = 3.352 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. Blue / N0437
      #00306b
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  16. HKS

    1. 49K
      #003161
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  17. Caparol

    1. 40 5 240 / Pacific 10
      #18284c
      ΔE = 3.582 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. 41 7 246 / Lago 10
      #10244c
      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  18. Tollens

    1. T2005-5
      #112353
      ΔE = 3.594 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
    2. T2007-6
      #1d2e69
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  19. AMC

    1. Bermuda Blue
      #203259
      ΔE = 3.832 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. Regatta Blue
      #1b2847
      ΔE = 4.892 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  20. Kenworth USA

    1. Blue / N0437
      #00306b
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10948
      #263264
      ΔE = 3.966 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
    2. CF10934
      #18335b
      ΔE = 4.346 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  22. Humbrol

    1. 15 Midnight Blue
      #003368
      ΔE = 4.020 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  23. Plascon

    1. Paradise City B4-D1-2
      #00245c
      ΔE = 4.109 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
    2. Atlantis Cliff B2-C1-2
      #003460
      ΔE = 5.152 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  24. Hanomag

    1. Lichtblau / 2024
      #00316c
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4550-R90B
      #0e3463
      ΔE = 4.204 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. S 5540-R90B
      #152f52
      ΔE = 4.641 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  26. Albany Paint

    1. Indian Sky
      #003468
      ΔE = 4.381 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  27. Crown Paint

    1. Oxford Blue
      #1e3564
      ΔE = 4.388 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  28. Alcro

    1. Blue finch
      #13274a
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Oandlighet
      #002153
      ΔE = 4.869 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  29. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-a7
      #002e6d
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  30. Dupont

    1. CAS680
      #2f2a58
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  31. Audi

    1. Enzianblau Pearl / LZ5X
      #293255
      ΔE = 4.668 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
    2. Santorinblau Pearl / 5J, LZ5K
      #1b3152
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  32. Man

    1. Himmelblau / 5015
      #00316f
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  33. Dulux Australia

    1. Passionate Blue / A385
      #1f3665
      ΔE = 4.825 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  34. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Kantor Blue
      #002151
      ΔE = 4.919 / LRV ≈ 1.7%
  35. Valspar Paint

    1. Night Shift
      #2e335a
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  36. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B12 Royal Blue
      #2c3563
      ΔE = 5.204 / LRV ≈ 4.0%

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#172b5a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172b5a foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #172b5a">…</p>

#172b5a background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #172b5a">…</p>

#172b5a shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172b5a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518426
Binary
00010111, 00101011, 01011010
Hexadecimal
#172b5a
LRV
≈ 2.6%
Closest short hex
#136 ΔE = 3.632
RGB
rgb(23, 43, 90)
RGBA
rgba(23, 43, 90, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.147, g: 0.276, b: 0.577
RYB
red: 9.020%, yellow: 15.060%, blue: 35.294%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258790 / 0xff172b5a
HSL
hsl(222, 59%, 22%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 59%, 22%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (222.090), saturation: 74% (0.744), value: 35% (0.353)
HSP
hue: 222.090, saturation: 74.444%, perceived brightness: 18.255%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.124, S: 77.410, L: 18.574
Cubehelix
H: -139.808, S: 0.732, L: 0.165
TSL
T: -2.190, S: 0.261, L: 0.166
CMYK
cyan: 74% (0.744), magenta: 52% (0.522), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 65% (0.647)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 65% (0.647)
XYZ
X: 3.062, Y: 2.648, Z: 10.021
xyY
x: 0.195, y: 0.168, Y: 2.648
CIELab
L: 18.574, a: 10.070, b: -30.686
CIELuv
L: 18.574, u: -7.169, v: -34.091
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.574, C: 32.296, H: 288.167
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.574, C: 34.836, H: 258.124
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.272, a: 5.114, b: -25.121
CIECAM02
J: 13.136, C: 36.713, h: 258.807, Q: 71.407, M: 32.105, s: 67.052, H: 310.467
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.473, jaune: -5.474, green: 1.001
LMS
L: 1.754, M: 2.401, S: 9.899
YCbCr
Y: 52.403, Cb: 151.593, Cr: 115.883
YCoCg
Y: 49.750, Cg: -6.750, Co: -11.000
YDbDr
Y: 42.378, Db: 71.651, Dr: 36.859
YPbPr
Y: 42.124, Pb: 25.800, Pr: -12.162
xvYCC
Y: 52.177, Cb: 150.664, Cr: 117.317
YIQ
Y: 42.378, I: -27.014, Q: 10.394
YUV
Y: 42.378, U: 23.435, V: -17.000
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/8 ΔE = 4.489
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 3.938

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