Encycolorpedia

#172bcf Hex Color Code

#172bcf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172bcf is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172bcf is comprised of 9.02% red, 16.86% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #172bcf has a hue of 233° (degrees), 80% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.57 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#172bcf linear gradient to complementary #00e600

  1. #172bcf
  2. #4e4db9
  3. #616da2
  4. #678b89
  5. #62a96e
  6. #4fc74d
  7. #00e600

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #001ec0
  2. #0023c5
  3. #0127ca
  4. #172bcf
  5. #242fd4
  6. #2e33d9
  7. #3638de

Tones

  1. #172bcf
  2. #4138c0
  3. #5444b1
  4. #6150a1
  5. #6a5c92
  6. #706883
  7. #737373

Tints and Shades

#172bcf to white

  1. #172bcf
  2. #5d4cd8
  3. #856ee1
  4. #a791e9
  5. #c6b5f1
  6. #e3d9f8
  7. #ffffff

#172bcf to black

  1. #172bcf
  2. #2025a9
  3. #222085
  4. #201a63
  5. #1b1442
  6. #140d24
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 35 270 / Aquarell 100
      #182cd4
      ΔE = 0.869 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. 60 35 260 / Lazur 200
      #0024c8
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  2. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 85306, MS-6
      #4429d0
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 7.4%

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

#172bcf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172bcf foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #172bcf">…</p>

#172bcf background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #172bcf">…</p>

#172bcf shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172bcf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518543
Binary
00010111, 00101011, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#172bcf
LRV
≈ 6.4%
Closest short hex
#32c ΔE = 1.817
RGB
rgb(23, 43, 207)
RGBA
rgba(23, 43, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.084, g: 0.158, b: 0.758
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.161%, blue: 0.812%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258673 / 0xff172bcf
HSL
hsl(233, 80%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 80%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.478), saturation: 89% (0.889), value: 81% (0.812)
HSP
hue: 233.478, saturation: 88.889%, perceived brightness: 30.699%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.822, S: 94.291, L: 30.432
Cubehelix
H: -128.529, S: 1.805, L: 0.216
TSL
T: -2.683, S: 0.409, L: 0.218
CMYK
cyan: 89% (0.889), magenta: 79% (0.792), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.188)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 83% (0.831), yellow: 19% (0.188)
XYZ
X: 12.476, Y: 6.413, Z: 59.600
xyY
x: 0.159, y: 0.082, Y: 6.413
CIELab
L: 30.432, a: 53.967, b: -83.548
CIELuv
L: 30.432, u: -9.593, v: -105.849
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 30.432, C: 99.462, H: 302.860
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 30.432, C: 106.283, H: 264.822
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.324, a: 43.618, b: -121.808
CIECAM02
J: 20.599, C: 76.623, h: 260.634, Q: 89.420, M: 67.006, s: 86.564, H: 311.417
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.905, jaune: -15.495, green: 3.148
LMS
L: 2.218, M: 2.472, S: 58.735
YCbCr
Y: 63.869, Cb: 202.956, Cr: 107.576
YCgCo
Y: 79.000, Cg: -36.000, Co: -40.250
YDbDr
Y: 55.716, Db: 227.612, Dr: 62.248
YPbPr
Y: 50.548, Pb: 84.300, Pr: -17.544
xvYCC
Y: 59.412, Cb: 202.052, Cr: 112.589
YIQ
Y: 55.716, I: -64.601, Q: 46.797
YUV
Y: 55.716, U: 74.447, V: -28.702
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 19.401
Brand Color
Pinboard ΔE = 4.709

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue