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#172bc3 Hex Color Code

#172bc3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172bc3 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172bc3 is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.86% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #172bc3 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 79% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.73 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#172bc3 linear gradient to complementary #00da00

  1. #172bc3
  2. #494bae
  3. #5b6898
  4. #608481
  5. #5ca168
  6. #49bd48
  7. #00da00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #001fb5
  2. #0023b9
  3. #0527be
  4. #172bc3
  5. #222fc8
  6. #2c33cd
  7. #3437d1

Tones

  1. #172bc3
  2. #3d37b5
  3. #5042a7
  4. #5c4d98
  5. #64588a
  6. #6a627c
  7. #6d6d6d

Tints and Shades

#172bc3 to White

  1. #172bc3
  2. #5a4cce
  3. #826dd9
  4. #a490e3
  5. #c4b4ed
  6. #e2d9f6
  7. #ffffff

#172bc3 to Black

  1. #172bc3
  2. #1f25a0
  3. #21207e
  4. #1f1a5d
  5. #1a143f
  6. #140c22
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Paints

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#172bc3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172bc3 foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #172bc3">…</p>

#172bc3 background

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #172bc3">…</p>

#172bc3 shadow

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172bc3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518531
Binary
00010111, 00101011, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#172bc3
Closest short hex
#12c ΔE = 2.000
RGB
rgb(23, 43, 195)
RGBA
rgba(23, 43, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.088, g: 0.165, b: 0.747
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.160%, blue: 0.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258685 / 0xff172bc3
HSL
hsl(233, 79%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 79%%, 43%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.023), saturation: 88% (0.882), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 233.023, saturation: 88.205%, perceived brightness: 29.290%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.665, S: 93.568, L: 29.027
Cubehelix
H: -128.938, S: 1.710, L: 0.211
TSL
T: -2.663, S: 0.399, L: 0.213
CMYK
cyan: 88% (0.882), magenta: 78% (0.779), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 24% (0.235)
XYZ
X: 11.064, Y: 5.849, Z: 52.165
xyY
x: 0.160, y: 0.085, Y: 5.849
CIELab
L: 29.027, a: 50.052, b: -78.863
CIELuv
L: 29.027, u: -9.238, v: -98.923
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.027, C: 93.405, H: 302.402
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.027, C: 99.353, H: 264.665
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.184, a: 39.342, b: -110.960
CIECAM02
J: 19.639, C: 73.372, h: 260.862, Q: 87.311, M: 64.163, s: 85.725, H: 311.536
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.884, jaune: -14.600, green: 2.841
LMS
L: 2.149, M: 2.462, S: 51.412
YCbCr
Y: 62.693, Cb: 197.688, Cr: 108.428
YCgCo
Y: 76.000, Cg: -33.000, Co: -37.250
YDbDr
Y: 54.348, Db: 211.616, Dr: 59.644
YPbPr
Y: 49.684, Pb: 78.300, Pr: -16.992
xvYCC
Y: 58.670, Cb: 196.781, Cr: 113.074
YIQ
Y: 54.348, I: -60.746, Q: 43.063
YUV
Y: 54.348, U: 69.215, V: -27.502
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 17.821
Brand Color
Pinboard ΔE = 5.290

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