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#172c5b Hex Color Code

#172c5b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172c5b is a dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172c5b is comprised of 9.02% red, 17.25% green and 35.69% blue. In the HSL color space #172c5b has a hue of 221° (degrees), 60% saturation and 22% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.71 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#172c5b linear gradient to complementary #697200

  1. #172c5b
  2. #313651
  3. #414147
  4. #4d4d3c
  5. #58592f
  6. #61651f
  7. #697200

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0c2553
  2. #102756
  3. #142a58
  4. #172c5b
  5. #1a2e5e
  6. #1d3160
  7. #213363

Tones

  1. #172c5b
  2. #212e55
  3. #283050
  4. #2e324a
  5. #323444
  6. #36373f
  7. #393939

Tints and Shades

#172c5b to white

  1. #172c5b
  2. #404a75
  3. #656b8f
  4. #8a8eaa
  5. #b0b2c6
  6. #d7d8e2
  7. #ffffff

#172c5b to black

  1. #172c5b
  2. #17264c
  3. #161f3d
  4. #14192f
  5. #111322
  6. #0a0b15
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Mood Indigo
      #0d2b5b
      ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Medium Melina Blue
      #1f2a58
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 2.7%
    2. ★ Bright Dark Blue
      #17305c
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Enzian Blue
      #1a2e58
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 648
      #002b5e
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. ★ 295
      #002e63
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  5. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15052
      #1f2f60
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Federal Standard 35052
      #00285c
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Kingston Blue
      #122e59
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. ★ Bimini Blue
      #1a2f58
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4550-R80B
      #1a2c61
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Space Cadet B32-079-273
      #1e2952
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  9. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80003,X3
      #1e2d54
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  10. Sikkens

    1. V3.35.14
      #25305e
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
  11. Plascon

    1. Deep Eyes B3-D1-2
      #00285c
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  12. Crayola

    1. Dark Blue
      #003065
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  13. RAL

    1. RAL 5026 / Pearl night blue
      #102c54
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  14. Homebase

    1. Indigo
      #012e67
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 2.9%

#172c5b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172c5b foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #172c5b">…</p>

#172c5b background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #172c5b">…</p>

#172c5b shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172c5b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518683
Binary
00010111, 00101100, 01011011
Hexadecimal
#172c5b
LRV
≈ 2.7%
Closest short hex
#136 ΔE = 3.209
RGB
rgb(23, 44, 91)
RGBA
rgba(23, 44, 91, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.146, g: 0.278, b: 0.576
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.153%, blue: 0.357%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258533 / 0xff172c5b
HSL
hsl(221, 60%, 22%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 60%, 22%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.471), saturation: 75% (0.747), value: 36% (0.357)
HSP
hue: 221.471, saturation: 74.725%, perceived brightness: 18.555%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.773, S: 78.060, L: 18.965
Cubehelix
H: -140.482, S: 0.730, L: 0.168
TSL
T: -2.164, S: 0.262, L: 0.169
CMYK
cyan: 75% (0.747), magenta: 52% (0.516), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 64% (0.643)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 64% (0.643)
XYZ
X: 3.142, Y: 2.739, Z: 10.259
xyY
x: 0.195, y: 0.170, Y: 2.739
CIELab
L: 18.965, a: 9.754, b: -30.722
CIELuv
L: 18.965, u: -7.463, v: -34.440
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 18.965, C: 32.233, H: 287.614
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 18.965, C: 35.239, H: 257.773
Hunter-Lab
L: 16.549, a: 4.928, b: -25.170
CIECAM02
J: 13.380, C: 36.864, h: 258.310, Q: 72.067, M: 32.237, s: 66.882, H: 310.210
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.468, jaune: -5.476, green: 1.048
LMS
L: 1.813, M: 2.501, S: 10.135
YCbCr
Y: 53.005, Cb: 151.741, Cr: 115.444
YCgCo
Y: 50.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: -11.250
YDbDr
Y: 43.079, Db: 72.101, Dr: 38.192
YPbPr
Y: 42.911, Pb: 25.915, Pr: -12.662
xvYCC
Y: 52.853, Cb: 150.765, Cr: 116.877
YIQ
Y: 43.079, I: -27.609, Q: 10.183
YUV
Y: 43.079, U: 23.582, V: -17.615
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/8 ΔE = 4.138
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 3.533

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