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#172c7b Hex Color Code

#172c7b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172c7b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172c7b is comprised of 9.02% red, 17.25% green and 48.24% blue. In the HSL color space #172c7b has a hue of 227° (degrees), 68% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.37 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#172c7b linear gradient to complementary #599200

  1. #172c7b
  2. #373c6e
  3. #464c60
  4. #505d51
  5. #566f41
  6. #59802c
  7. #599200

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #032471
  2. #0a2774
  3. #112978
  4. #172c7b
  5. #1c2f7e
  6. #213182
  7. #253485

Tones

  1. #172c7b
  2. #293173
  3. #33356a
  4. #3b3a62
  5. #413f5a
  6. #464452
  7. #494949

Tints and Shades

#172c7b to white

  1. #172c7b
  2. #484a91
  3. #6e6ba6
  4. #928ebc
  5. #b6b2d2
  6. #dad8e9
  7. #ffffff

#172c7b to black

  1. #172c7b
  2. #192666
  3. #191f51
  4. #17193d
  5. #14132b
  6. #0e0b19
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 50 20 240 / Pacific 160
      #002c7c
      ΔE = 1.213 / LRV ≈ 3.3%
    2. 50 18 260 / Lazur 105
      #1c3088
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #0c297e
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. Blue
      #282c70
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2147 XGC
      #0e2c75
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 3.2%
    2. 287 C
      #003087
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
  4. Revell

    1. ★ Revell 37152
      #002e7a
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  5. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Cornat Blue
      #0d2c74
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
    2. Deep Blue
      #132c6f
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 3.1%
  7. Liebherr

    1. ★ Blau / KM724
      #073181
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #16317b
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  9. HKS

    1. 39K
      #002a73
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 2.9%
  10. Chrysler

    1. Lapis Blue
      #222f71
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 3.6%
  11. Alcro

    1. Evighet
      #1b3382
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 4.2%

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#172c7b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172c7b foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #172c7b">…</p>

#172c7b background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #172c7b">…</p>

#172c7b shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172c7b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518715
Binary
00010111, 00101100, 01111011
Hexadecimal
#172c7b
LRV
≈ 3.4%
Closest short hex
#038 ΔE = 3.070
RGB
rgb(23, 44, 123)
RGBA
rgba(23, 44, 123, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.121, g: 0.232, b: 0.647
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.158%, blue: 0.482%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258501 / 0xff172c7b
HSL
hsl(227, 68%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 68%, 29%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.400), saturation: 81% (0.813), value: 48% (0.482)
HSP
hue: 227.400, saturation: 81.301%, perceived brightness: 21.548%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.046, S: 85.502, L: 21.627
Cubehelix
H: -134.280, S: 1.056, L: 0.182
TSL
T: -2.420, S: 0.316, L: 0.183
CMYK
cyan: 81% (0.813), magenta: 64% (0.642), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.518)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 52% (0.518)
XYZ
X: 4.828, Y: 3.413, Z: 19.139
xyY
x: 0.176, y: 0.125, Y: 3.413
CIELab
L: 21.627, a: 22.986, b: -47.160
CIELuv
L: 21.627, u: -7.761, v: -55.545
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 21.627, C: 52.463, H: 295.985
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 21.627, C: 56.085, H: 262.046
Hunter-Lab
L: 18.474, a: 14.317, b: -48.492
CIECAM02
J: 14.946, C: 50.325, h: 261.301, Q: 76.167, M: 44.008, s: 76.012, H: 311.766
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.654, jaune: -8.566, green: 1.319
LMS
L: 1.896, M: 2.513, S: 18.883
YCbCr
Y: 56.141, Cb: 165.789, Cr: 113.172
YCgCo
Y: 58.500, Cg: -14.500, Co: -19.250
YDbDr
Y: 46.727, Db: 114.757, Dr: 45.136
YPbPr
Y: 45.215, Pb: 41.915, Pr: -14.134
xvYCC
Y: 54.832, Cb: 164.819, Cr: 115.584
YIQ
Y: 46.727, I: -37.890, Q: 20.139
YUV
Y: 46.727, U: 37.534, V: -20.816
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 3.800
Brand Color
Booking.com ΔE = 3.965

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