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#172cc5 Hex Color Code

#172cc5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172cc5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172cc5 is comprised of 9.02% red, 17.25% green and 77.25% blue. In the HSL color space #172cc5 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 79% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.78 nm.

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#172cc5 linear gradient to complementary #00dc00

  1. #172cc5
  2. #4a4cb0
  3. #5c699a
  4. #618683
  5. #5ca269
  6. #4abf49
  7. #00dc00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0020b6
  2. #0024bb
  3. #0428c0
  4. #172cc5
  5. #2330ca
  6. #2c34cf
  7. #3438d4

Tones

  1. #172cc5
  2. #3e38b7
  3. #5043a8
  4. #5c4e9a
  5. #65598b
  6. #6a637d
  7. #6e6e6e

Tints and Shades

#172cc5 to white

  1. #172cc5
  2. #5a4dd0
  3. #826eda
  4. #a491e4
  5. #c4b4ee
  6. #e2d9f7
  7. #ffffff

#172cc5 to black

  1. #172cc5
  2. #1f26a1
  3. #21207f
  4. #1f1a5e
  5. #1a143f
  6. #140d23
  7. #000000

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#172cc5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172cc5 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #172cc5">…</p>

#172cc5 background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #172cc5">…</p>

#172cc5 shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172cc5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518789
Binary
00010111, 00101100, 11000101
Hexadecimal
#172cc5
LRV
≈ 6.0%
Closest short hex
#03c ΔE = 2.008
RGB
rgb(23, 44, 197)
RGBA
rgba(23, 44, 197, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.087, g: 0.167, b: 0.746
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.164%, blue: 0.773%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258427 / 0xff172cc5
HSL
hsl(233, 79%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 79%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (232.759), saturation: 88% (0.883), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 232.759, saturation: 88.325%, perceived brightness: 29.656%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.613, S: 93.725, L: 29.446
Cubehelix
H: -129.177, S: 1.706, L: 0.214
TSL
T: -2.652, S: 0.399, L: 0.216
CMYK
cyan: 88% (0.883), magenta: 78% (0.777), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 23% (0.227)
XYZ
X: 11.329, Y: 6.013, Z: 53.376
xyY
x: 0.160, y: 0.085, Y: 6.013
CIELab
L: 29.446, a: 50.177, b: -79.343
CIELuv
L: 29.446, u: -9.439, v: -100.102
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.446, C: 93.877, H: 302.309
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.446, C: 100.546, H: 264.613
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.522, a: 39.549, b: -111.889
CIECAM02
J: 19.945, C: 73.810, h: 260.792, Q: 87.989, M: 64.545, s: 85.648, H: 311.500
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.882, jaune: -14.686, green: 2.870
LMS
L: 2.217, M: 2.562, S: 52.606
YCbCr
Y: 63.393, Cb: 198.275, Cr: 107.918
YCgCo
Y: 77.000, Cg: -33.000, Co: -37.750
YDbDr
Y: 55.163, Db: 213.399, Dr: 61.194
YPbPr
Y: 50.543, Pb: 78.915, Pr: -17.538
xvYCC
Y: 59.408, Cb: 197.321, Cr: 112.594
YIQ
Y: 55.163, I: -61.663, Q: 43.163
YUV
Y: 55.163, U: 69.798, V: -28.217
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 17.810
Brand Color
Pinboard ΔE = 5.306

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