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#172ba1 Hex Color Code

#172ba1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172ba1 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172ba1 is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.86% green and 63.14% blue. In the HSL color space #172ba1 has a hue of 231° (degrees), 75% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.43 nm.

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#172ba1 linear gradient to complementary #29b800

  1. #172ba1
  2. #3e4390
  3. #4d5b7e
  4. #52726a
  5. #508955
  6. #46a03b
  7. #29b800

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002295
  2. #002599
  3. #0c289d
  4. #172ba1
  5. #1f2ea5
  6. #2631a9
  7. #2c35ad

Tones

  1. #172ba1
  2. #333396
  3. #423b8a
  4. #4c447f
  5. #534c73
  6. #585468
  7. #5c5c5c

Tints and Shades

#172ba1 to White

  1. #172ba1
  2. #514ab1
  3. #786cc1
  4. #9c8ed1
  5. #bdb3e1
  6. #ded8f0
  7. #ffffff

#172ba1 to Black

  1. #172ba1
  2. #1c2584
  3. #1d1f69
  4. #1b194e
  5. #171435
  6. #110b1e
  7. #000000

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#172ba1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172ba1 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #172ba1">…</p>

#172ba1 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #172ba1">…</p>

#172ba1 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172ba1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518497
Binary
00010111, 00101011, 10100001
Hexadecimal
#172ba1
Closest short hex
#03a ΔE = 2.717
RGB
rgb(23, 43, 161)
RGBA
rgba(23, 43, 161, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.101, g: 0.189, b: 0.709
RYB
red: 9.020%, yellow: 15.870%, blue: 63.137%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258719 / 0xff172ba1
HSL
hsl(231, 75%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 75%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (231.304), saturation: 86% (0.857), value: 63% (0.631)
HSP
hue: 231.304, saturation: 85.714, perceived brightness: 25.410
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.984, S: 90.736, L: 25.205
Cubehelix
H: -130.514, S: 1.424, L: 0.196
TSL
T: -2.589, S: 0.366, L: 0.198
CMYK
cyan: 86 (0.857), magenta: 73 (0.733), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 37 (0.369)
CMY
cyan: 91 (0.910), magenta: 83 (0.831), yellow: 37 (0.369)
XYZ
X: 7.648, Y: 4.482, Z: 34.173
xyY
x: 0.165, y: 0.097, Y: 4.482
CIELab
L: 25.205, a: 38.251, b: -64.873
CIELuv
L: 25.205, u: -8.321, v: -78.950
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 25.205, C: 75.310, H: 300.525
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 25.205, C: 79.387, H: 263.984
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.171, a: 27.433, b: -80.883
CIECAM02
J: 17.132, C: 63.456, h: 261.478, Q: 81.547, M: 55.491, s: 82.491, H: 311.859
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.805, jaune: -11.933, green: 2.023
LMS
L: 1.980, M: 2.436, S: 33.690
YCbCr
Y: 59.361, Cb: 182.762, Cr: 110.842
YCgCo
Y: 67.500, Cg: -24.500, Co: -28.750
YDbDr
Y: 50.472, Db: 166.294, Dr: 52.266
YPbPr
Y: 47.236, Pb: 61.300, Pr: -15.428
xvYCC
Y: 56.567, Cb: 181.848, Cr: 114.448
YIQ
Y: 50.472, I: -49.823, Q: 32.485
YUV
Y: 50.472, U: 54.391, V: -24.101
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 11.379
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 4.737

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