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#172c85 Hex Color Code

#172c85 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172c85 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172c85 is comprised of 9.02% red, 17.25% green and 52.16% blue. In the HSL color space #172c85 has a hue of 229° (degrees), 71% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.72 nm.

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#172c85 linear gradient to complementary #519c00

  1. #172c85
  2. #383e77
  3. #485068
  4. #516358
  5. #557546
  6. #558930
  7. #519c00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00247b
  2. #08267e
  3. #102982
  4. #172c85
  5. #1d2f88
  6. #22328c
  7. #27358f

Tones

  1. #172c85
  2. #2b317c
  3. #373773
  4. #403d6a
  5. #464261
  6. #4a4857
  7. #4e4e4e

Tints and Shades

#172c85 to White

  1. #172c85
  2. #4a4b99
  3. #706bad
  4. #948ec2
  5. #b8b2d6
  6. #dbd8eb
  7. #ffffff

#172c85 to Black

  1. #172c85
  2. #1a266e
  3. #1a1f57
  4. #181942
  5. #14142d
  6. #0f0b1b
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 50 18 260 / Lazur 105
      #1c3088
      ΔE = 1.616
    2. ★ 58 34 233 / Kobaltblau 10
      #00288c
      ΔE = 2.256
  2. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 1.875
  3. Ford

    1. ★ Bright Blue
      #0c297e
      ΔE = 1.978
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 2.110
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 288
      #003082
      ΔE = 2.495
    2. 661
      #08338f
      ΔE = 2.796
  6. Liebherr

    1. Blau / KM724
      #073181
      ΔE = 2.809

#172c85 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172c85 foreground

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="color: #172c85">…</p>

#172c85 background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #172c85">…</p>

#172c85 shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172c85">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518725
Binary
00010111, 00101100, 10000101
Hexadecimal
#172c85
Closest short hex
#138 ΔE = 2.745
RGB
rgb(23, 44, 133)
RGBA
rgba(23, 44, 133, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.115, g: 0.220, b: 0.665
RYB
red: 9.020%, yellow: 15.935%, blue: 52.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258491 / 0xff172c85
HSL
hsl(229, 71%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 71%%, 31%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.545), saturation: 83% (0.827), value: 52% (0.522)
HSP
hue: 228.545, saturation: 82.707, perceived brightness: 22.566
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.700, S: 87.198, L: 22.571
Cubehelix
H: -133.148, S: 1.152, L: 0.186
TSL
T: -2.469, S: 0.330, L: 0.188
CMYK
cyan: 83 (0.827), magenta: 67 (0.669), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 48 (0.478)
CMY
cyan: 91 (0.910), magenta: 83 (0.827), yellow: 48 (0.478)
XYZ
X: 5.486, Y: 3.676, Z: 22.606
xyY
x: 0.173, y: 0.116, Y: 3.676
CIELab
L: 22.571, a: 26.978, b: -51.925
CIELuv
L: 22.571, u: -7.922, v: -61.839
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 22.571, C: 58.515, H: 297.454
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 22.571, C: 62.345, H: 262.700
Hunter-Lab
L: 19.174, a: 17.520, b: -56.482
CIECAM02
J: 15.516, C: 53.990, h: 261.486, Q: 77.607, M: 47.213, s: 77.998, H: 311.863
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.698, jaune: -9.468, green: 1.472
LMS
L: 1.928, M: 2.518, S: 22.297
YCbCr
Y: 57.121, Cb: 170.179, Cr: 112.462
YCgCo
Y: 61.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: -21.750
YDbDr
Y: 47.867, Db: 128.087, Dr: 47.306
YPbPr
Y: 45.935, Pb: 46.915, Pr: -14.594
xvYCC
Y: 55.450, Cb: 169.212, Cr: 115.180
YIQ
Y: 47.867, I: -41.102, Q: 23.250
YUV
Y: 47.867, U: 41.894, V: -21.816
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 5.855
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 4.149

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