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#172cd1 Hex Color Code

#172cd1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172cd1 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172cd1 is comprised of 9.02% red, 17.25% green and 81.96% blue. In the HSL color space #172cd1 has a hue of 233° (degrees), 80% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.62 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#172cd1 linear gradient to complementary #00e800

  1. #172cd1
  2. #4f4fba
  3. #626ea3
  4. #688c8b
  5. #63ab70
  6. #4fc94e
  7. #00e800

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #001fc2
  2. #0024c7
  3. #0028cc
  4. #172cd1
  5. #2430d6
  6. #2e35db
  7. #3739e1

Tones

  1. #172cd1
  2. #4139c2
  3. #5545b2
  4. #6251a3
  5. #6b5d94
  6. #716984
  7. #747474

Tints and Shades

#172cd1 to white

  1. #172cd1
  2. #5d4dda
  3. #856fe2
  4. #a791ea
  5. #c6b5f2
  6. #e3daf9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#172cd1 to black

  1. #172cd1
  2. #2026ab
  3. #222086
  4. #201b63
  5. #1b1542
  6. #140d24
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 35 270 / Aquarell 100
      #182cd4
      ΔE = 0.475 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. 42/04
      #1414d4
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  2. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 85306, MS-6
      #4429d0
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  3. Plascon

    1. Dylans Blue B5-A1-2
      #002cbc
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. Love Bird B6-A1-2
      #0018cc
      ΔE = 4.501 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2126 C
      #303ab2
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. 2098 C
      #4a25aa
      ΔE = 5.016 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  5. Chrysler

    1. Daytona Blue
      #3b00db
      ΔE = 5.046 / LRV ≈ 6.0%

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#172cd1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172cd1 foreground

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

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #172cd1">…</p>

#172cd1 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #172cd1">…</p>

#172cd1 shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172cd1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518801
Binary
00010111, 00101100, 11010001
Hexadecimal
#172cd1
LRV
≈ 6.6%
Closest short hex
#13c ΔE = 1.766
RGB
rgb(23, 44, 209)
RGBA
rgba(23, 44, 209, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.083, g: 0.159, b: 0.757
RYB
red: 9.020%, yellow: 16.419%, blue: 81.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258415 / 0xff172cd1
HSL
hsl(233, 80%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 80%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.226), saturation: 89% (0.890), value: 82% (0.820)
HSP
hue: 233.226, saturation: 88.995%, perceived brightness: 31.063%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.775, S: 94.423, L: 30.844
Cubehelix
H: -128.756, S: 1.801, L: 0.219
TSL
T: -2.672, S: 0.409, L: 0.222
CMYK
cyan: 89% (0.890), magenta: 79% (0.789), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.180)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 83% (0.827), yellow: 18% (0.180)
XYZ
X: 12.759, Y: 6.585, Z: 60.908
xyY
x: 0.159, y: 0.082, Y: 6.585
CIELab
L: 30.844, a: 54.099, b: -84.027
CIELuv
L: 30.844, u: -9.786, v: -107.028
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 30.844, C: 99.936, H: 302.775
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 30.844, C: 107.474, H: 264.775
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.662, a: 43.839, b: -122.760
CIECAM02
J: 20.906, C: 77.053, h: 260.576, Q: 90.083, M: 67.382, s: 86.487, H: 311.387
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.903, jaune: -15.580, green: 3.174
LMS
L: 2.287, M: 2.573, S: 60.025
YCbCr
Y: 64.569, Cb: 203.543, Cr: 107.066
YCoCg
Y: 80.000, Cg: -36.000, Co: -40.750
YDbDr
Y: 56.531, Db: 229.395, Dr: 63.798
YPbPr
Y: 51.407, Pb: 84.915, Pr: -18.090
xvYCC
Y: 60.150, Cb: 202.592, Cr: 112.109
YIQ
Y: 56.531, I: -65.518, Q: 46.897
YUV
Y: 56.531, U: 75.030, V: -29.417
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 19.438
Brand Color
Pinboard ΔE = 4.854

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