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#172c42 Hex Color Code

#172c42 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172c42 is a dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #172c42 is comprised of 9.02% red, 17.25% green and 25.88% blue. In the HSL color space #172c42 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 48% saturation and 17% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.59 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#172c42 linear gradient to complementary #413518

  1. #172c42
  2. #232d3b
  3. #2b2f35
  4. #32302e
  5. #383227
  6. #3d3320
  7. #413518

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #10263b
  2. #12283d
  3. #152a40
  4. #172c42
  5. #192e44
  6. #1c3047
  7. #1e3349

Tints and Shades

#172c42 to White

  1. #172c42
  2. #3b4a5e
  3. #606b7c
  4. #858e9b
  5. #acb2bc
  6. #d5d8dd
  7. #ffffff

#172c42 to Black

  1. #172c42
  2. #162638
  3. #141f2d
  4. #111924
  5. #0e131a
  6. #070b10
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Aquamarine
      #172b43
      ΔE = 1.140
    2. Chalet Blue
      #1f293d
      ΔE = 2.600
  2. AMC

    1. ★ Oregon Green
      #182f45
      ΔE = 1.377
    2. Blazer Blue
      #202a3d
      ΔE = 2.490
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lake Como Blue
      #1c2a40
      ΔE = 1.737
    2. Teel Blue
      #1f2f47
      ΔE = 2.381
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ U2.21.09
      #1b293d
      ΔE = 1.835
  5. Volkswagen

    1. Sapphire Blue
      #202f41
      ΔE = 2.369
    2. Lago Blue
      #092843
      ΔE = 2.982
  6. Resene

    1. Prussian Blue B31-038-237
      #192f41
      ΔE = 2.435
    2. Crescendo B32-033-265
      #222f44
      ΔE = 2.475
  7. Chrysler

    1. Sapphire Blue
      #102944
      ΔE = 2.595
  8. Albany Paint

    1. Galaxy
      #122a46
      ΔE = 2.792
  9. Tollens

    1. Bleu nocturne | EE112
      #052f49
      ΔE = 2.858
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. 539
      #002b45
      ΔE = 2.901
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 7020-R90B
      #222d3d
      ΔE = 2.908
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6959
      #002c45
      ΔE = 2.920

#172c42 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172c42 foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #172c42">…</p>

#172c42 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #172c42">…</p>

#172c42 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 #172c42">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518658
Binary
00010111, 00101100, 01000010
Hexadecimal
#172c42
Closest short hex
#234 ΔE = 4.046
RGB
rgb(23, 44, 66)
RGBA
rgba(23, 44, 66, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.173, g: 0.331, b: 0.496
RYB
red: 9.020%, yellow: 14.553%, blue: 25.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258558 / 0xff172c42
HSL
hsl(211, 48%, 17%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 48%%, 17%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (210.698), saturation: 65% (0.652), value: 26% (0.259)
HSP
hue: 210.698, saturation: 65.152, perceived brightness: 16.597
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.061, S: 69.729, L: 17.351
Cubehelix
H: -152.972, S: 0.462, L: 0.157
TSL
T: -1.742, S: 0.215, L: 0.158
CMYK
cyan: 65 (0.652), magenta: 33 (0.333), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 74 (0.741)
CMY
cyan: 91 (0.910), magenta: 83 (0.827), yellow: 74 (0.741)
XYZ
X: 2.237, Y: 2.377, Z: 5.494
xyY
x: 0.221, y: 0.235, Y: 2.377
CIELab
L: 17.351, a: -0.466, b: -16.403
CIELuv
L: 17.351, u: -7.502, v: -16.898
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.351, C: 16.409, H: 268.372
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.351, C: 18.489, H: 246.061
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.416, a: -1.077, b: -10.338
CIECAM02
J: 12.451, C: 23.993, h: 246.632, Q: 69.521, M: 20.982, s: 54.937, H: 304.347
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.274, jaune: -2.840, green: 1.147
LMS
L: 1.768, M: 2.494, S: 5.442
YCbCr
Y: 50.555, Cb: 140.766, Cr: 117.219
YCgCo
Y: 44.250, Cg: -0.250, Co: -5.000
YDbDr
Y: 40.229, Db: 38.776, Dr: 32.767
YPbPr
Y: 41.111, Pb: 13.415, Pr: -11.512
xvYCC
Y: 51.307, Cb: 139.784, Cr: 117.887
YIQ
Y: 40.229, I: -19.578, Q: 2.404
YUV
Y: 40.229, U: 12.682, V: -15.115
Munsell Color System
5PB 2/4 ΔE = 4.057
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 8.566

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