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#172b93 Hex Color Code

#172b93 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172b93 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172b93 is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.86% green and 57.65% blue. In the HSL color space #172b93 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 73% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.88 nm.

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#172b93 linear gradient to complementary #3faa00

  1. #172b93
  2. #3b4083
  3. #4a5573
  4. #516a61
  5. #527f4e
  6. #4d9435
  7. #3faa00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002288
  2. #03258c
  3. #0f288f
  4. #172b93
  5. #1e2e97
  6. #24319a
  7. #29349e

Tones

  1. #172b93
  2. #2f3289
  3. #3d397f
  4. #464074
  5. #4d476a
  6. #514e60
  7. #555555

Tints and Shades

#172b93 to white

  1. #172b93
  2. #4e4aa5
  3. #746bb7
  4. #988ec9
  5. #bab2db
  6. #ddd8ed
  7. #ffffff

#172b93 to black

  1. #172b93
  2. #1b2579
  3. #1b1f60
  4. #1a1948
  5. #161431
  6. #100b1c
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.432 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
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      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
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      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
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      #282585
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
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    1. ★ CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2370 C
      #2f2a95
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. Dark Blue C
      #00249c
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 3.7%

#172b93 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172b93 foreground

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="color: #172b93">…</p>

#172b93 background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #172b93">…</p>

#172b93 shadow

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172b93">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518483
Binary
00010111, 00101011, 10010011
Hexadecimal
#172b93
LRV
≈ 4.0%
Closest short hex
#139 ΔE = 2.836
RGB
rgb(23, 43, 147)
RGBA
rgba(23, 43, 147, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.108, g: 0.202, b: 0.690
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.158%, blue: 0.576%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258733 / 0xff172b93
HSL
hsl(230, 73%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 73%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.323), saturation: 84% (0.844), value: 58% (0.576)
HSP
hue: 230.323, saturation: 84.354%, perceived brightness: 23.876%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.533, S: 89.100, L: 23.723
Cubehelix
H: -131.436, S: 1.299, L: 0.190
TSL
T: -2.547, S: 0.350, L: 0.192
CMYK
cyan: 84% (0.844), magenta: 71% (0.707), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 42% (0.424)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 42% (0.424)
XYZ
X: 6.482, Y: 4.016, Z: 28.032
xyY
x: 0.168, y: 0.104, Y: 4.016
CIELab
L: 23.723, a: 33.058, b: -58.742
CIELuv
L: 23.723, u: -7.994, v: -70.529
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.723, C: 67.405, H: 299.369
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.723, C: 70.981, H: 263.533
Hunter-Lab
L: 20.039, a: 22.669, b: -68.909
CIECAM02
J: 16.201, C: 58.981, h: 261.651, Q: 79.301, M: 51.578, s: 80.648, H: 311.950
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.761, jaune: -10.767, green: 1.724
LMS
L: 1.923, M: 2.427, S: 27.640
YCbCr
Y: 57.989, Cb: 176.616, Cr: 111.836
YCgCo
Y: 64.000, Cg: -21.000, Co: -25.250
YDbDr
Y: 48.876, Db: 147.632, Dr: 49.228
YPbPr
Y: 46.228, Pb: 54.300, Pr: -14.784
xvYCC
Y: 55.702, Cb: 175.699, Cr: 115.013
YIQ
Y: 48.876, I: -45.326, Q: 28.129
YUV
Y: 48.876, U: 48.287, V: -22.701
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 8.730
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 4.169

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