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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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#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

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    1. ★ Dylans Blue B5-A1-2
      #002cbc
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 35 260 / Lazur 200
      #0024c8
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. 42/09
      #0020c0
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 4.8%

#172bc3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172bc3 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #172bc3">…</p>

#172bc3 background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

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

#172bc3 shadow

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

Vincent van Gogh
<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
LRV
≈ 5.8%
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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