Encycolorpedia

#172c29 Hex Color Code

#172c29 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172c29 is a very dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #172c29 is comprised of 9.02% red, 17.25% green and 16.08% blue. In the HSL color space #172c29 has a hue of 171° (degrees), 31% saturation and 13% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 495.5 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

Tints and Shades

#172c29 to white

  1. #172c29
  2. #394b48
  3. #5d6c69
  4. #828e8c
  5. #aab2b1
  6. #d4d8d7
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Forest Green
      #182c29
      ΔE = 0.263 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
    2. Phantom
      #0f2d2d
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Madagascar G30-019-194
      #172e2c
      ΔE = 1.147 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. ★ Kermadec G30-013-192
      #1d2c2a
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Rock Moss Green
      #182f2a
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Green Gem
      #1c2b25
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 5467 XGC
      #15312d
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. 5535 C
      #183029
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  5. Tollens

    1. T2036-6
      #1c2826
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 1.9%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. Deep Sea Green
      #212d29
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  7. AMC

    1. Island Green
      #0b2e2c
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  8. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 16 C 40 - Deep green
      #20302f
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 2.6%

#172c29 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172c29 foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #172c29">…</p>

#172c29 background

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

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #172c29">…</p>

#172c29 shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172c29">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518633
Binary
00010111, 00101100, 00101001
Hexadecimal
#172c29
LRV
≈ 2.1%
Closest short hex
#133 ΔE = 3.983
RGB
rgb(23, 44, 41)
RGBA
rgba(23, 44, 41, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.213, g: 0.407, b: 0.380
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.135%, blue: 0.173%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258583 / 0xff172c29
HSL
hsl(171, 31%, 13%)
HSLA
hsla(171, 31%, 13%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 171° (171.429), saturation: 48% (0.477), value: 17% (0.173)
HSP
hue: 171.429, saturation: 47.727%, perceived brightness: 15.118%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 177.992, S: 59.929, L: 16.223
Cubehelix
H: -196.901, S: 0.255, L: 0.147
TSL
T: -1.351, S: 0.190, L: 0.147
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.477), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 7% (0.068), key: 83% (0.827)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 84% (0.839)
XYZ
X: 1.654, Y: 2.144, Z: 2.424
xyY
x: 0.266, y: 0.345, Y: 2.144
CIELab
L: 16.223, a: -9.320, b: -0.706
CIELuv
L: 16.223, u: -7.755, v: 0.272
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 16.223, C: 9.346, H: 184.329
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 16.223, C: 7.760, H: 177.992
Hunter-Lab
L: 14.641, a: -5.454, b: 0.432
CIECAM02
J: 11.792, C: 13.634, h: 187.279, Q: 67.656, M: 11.922, s: 41.979, H: 235.481
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.040, jaune: -0.097, green: 1.558
LMS
L: 1.739, M: 2.490, S: 2.418
YCbCr
Y: 48.105, Cb: 129.791, Cr: 118.994
YCgCo
Y: 38.000, Cg: 6.000, Co: 1.250
YDbDr
Y: 37.379, Db: 5.451, Dr: 27.342
YPbPr
Y: 39.311, Pb: 0.915, Pr: -10.362
xvYCC
Y: 49.761, Cb: 128.804, Cr: 118.898
YIQ
Y: 37.379, I: -11.546, Q: -5.374
YUV
Y: 37.379, U: 1.782, V: -12.615
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 2/2 ΔE = 2.510
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 9.742

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue