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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.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/03
      #0030d0
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. 65 35 270 / Aquarell 100
      #182cd4
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Dylans Blue B5-A1-2
      #002cbc
      ΔE = 1.860 / LRV ≈ 5.4%

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#172cc5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172cc5 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: #172cc5">…</p>

#172cc5 background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #172cc5">…</p>

#172cc5 shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<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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