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#172c8e Hex Color Code

#172c8e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172c8e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172c8e is comprised of 9.02% red, 17.25% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #172c8e has a hue of 229° (degrees), 72% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.26 nm.

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#172c8e linear gradient to complementary #4aa500

  1. #172c8e
  2. #3a407f
  3. #4a536f
  4. #52675e
  5. #557c4b
  6. #529033
  7. #4aa500

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002383
  2. #052687
  3. #0f298a
  4. #172c8e
  5. #1d2f92
  6. #233295
  7. #283599

Tones

  1. #172c8e
  2. #2e3284
  3. #3b397b
  4. #443f71
  5. #4a4667
  6. #4f4c5d
  7. #535353

Tints and Shades

#172c8e to white

  1. #172c8e
  2. #4d4ba1
  3. #736cb4
  4. #978ec7
  5. #b9b3d9
  6. #dcd8ec
  7. #ffffff

#172c8e to black

  1. #172c8e
  2. #1b2675
  3. #1b205d
  4. #191a46
  5. #151430
  6. #100b1c
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 40/14
      #002c90
      ΔE = 0.875 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. ★ 58 34 233 / Kobaltblau 10
      #00288c
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
    2. 38-a1
      #282585
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 661
      #08338f
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. 287 C
      #003087
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 3.9%

#172c8e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172c8e foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #172c8e">…</p>

#172c8e background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #172c8e">…</p>

#172c8e shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172c8e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518734
Binary
00010111, 00101100, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#172c8e
LRV
≈ 3.9%
Closest short hex
#039 ΔE = 2.747
RGB
rgb(23, 44, 142)
RGBA
rgba(23, 44, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.110, g: 0.211, b: 0.679
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.160%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258482 / 0xff172c8e
HSL
hsl(229, 72%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 72%, 32%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (229.412), saturation: 84% (0.838), value: 56% (0.557)
HSP
hue: 229.412, saturation: 83.803%, perceived brightness: 23.508%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.158, S: 88.522, L: 23.458
Cubehelix
H: -132.307, S: 1.236, L: 0.190
TSL
T: -2.507, S: 0.342, L: 0.192
CMYK
cyan: 84% (0.838), magenta: 69% (0.690), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 44% (0.443)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 6.135, Y: 3.936, Z: 26.022
xyY
x: 0.170, y: 0.109, Y: 3.936
CIELab
L: 23.458, a: 30.489, b: -56.084
CIELuv
L: 23.458, u: -8.088, v: -67.408
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.458, C: 63.836, H: 298.529
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.458, C: 67.891, H: 263.158
Hunter-Lab
L: 19.839, a: 20.480, b: -63.883
CIECAM02
J: 16.060, C: 57.120, h: 261.526, Q: 78.955, M: 49.951, s: 79.539, H: 311.884
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.734, jaune: -10.256, green: 1.630
LMS
L: 1.960, M: 2.523, S: 25.662
YCbCr
Y: 58.003, Cb: 174.130, Cr: 111.823
YCgCo
Y: 63.250, Cg: -19.250, Co: -24.000
YDbDr
Y: 48.893, Db: 140.084, Dr: 49.259
YPbPr
Y: 46.583, Pb: 51.415, Pr: -15.008
xvYCC
Y: 56.007, Cb: 173.165, Cr: 114.817
YIQ
Y: 48.893, I: -43.994, Q: 26.051
YUV
Y: 48.893, U: 45.818, V: -22.716
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 7.792
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 3.714

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