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#172d8b Hex Color Code

#172d8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172d8b is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172d8b is comprised of 9.02% red, 17.65% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #172d8b has a hue of 229° (degrees), 72% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.6 nm.

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#172d8b linear gradient to complementary #4da200

  1. #172d8b
  2. #3a407c
  3. #49536c
  4. #52665c
  5. #557a49
  6. #548e32
  7. #4da200

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002480
  2. #062784
  3. #102a87
  4. #172d8b
  5. #1d308f
  6. #233392
  7. #283696

Tones

  1. #172d8b
  2. #2d3381
  3. #393978
  4. #423f6e
  5. #494565
  6. #4d4b5b
  7. #515151

Tints and Shades

#172d8b to white

  1. #172d8b
  2. #4c4b9e
  3. #726cb2
  4. #968fc5
  5. #b9b3d8
  6. #dcd8ec
  7. #ffffff

#172d8b to black

  1. #172d8b
  2. #1a2673
  3. #1b205b
  4. #191a45
  5. #15142f
  6. #0f0b1b
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
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      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
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    1. Drew B4-B1-2
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      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 4.7%

#172d8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172d8b foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #172d8b">…</p>

#172d8b background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #172d8b">…</p>

#172d8b shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172d8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518987
Binary
00010111, 00101101, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#172d8b
LRV
≈ 3.9%
Closest short hex
#238 ΔE = 2.645
RGB
rgb(23, 45, 139)
RGBA
rgba(23, 45, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.111, g: 0.217, b: 0.671
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.163%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258229 / 0xff172d8b
HSL
hsl(229, 72%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 72%, 32%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.621), saturation: 83% (0.835), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 228.621, saturation: 83.453%, perceived brightness: 23.364%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.825, S: 88.204, L: 23.413
Cubehelix
H: -133.074, S: 1.191, L: 0.191
TSL
T: -2.473, S: 0.336, L: 0.193
CMYK
cyan: 83% (0.835), magenta: 68% (0.676), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 82% (0.824), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 5.950, Y: 3.922, Z: 24.865
xyY
x: 0.171, y: 0.113, Y: 3.922
CIELab
L: 23.413, a: 28.652, b: -54.293
CIELuv
L: 23.413, u: -8.240, v: -65.459
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.413, C: 61.390, H: 297.822
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.413, C: 65.975, H: 262.825
Hunter-Lab
L: 19.805, a: 18.972, b: -60.574
CIECAM02
J: 16.055, C: 55.890, h: 261.343, Q: 78.944, M: 48.875, s: 78.684, H: 311.788
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.713, jaune: -9.911, green: 1.583
LMS
L: 2.007, M: 2.623, S: 24.523
YCbCr
Y: 58.213, Cb: 172.522, Cr: 111.668
YCgCo
Y: 63.000, Cg: -18.000, Co: -23.250
YDbDr
Y: 49.138, Db: 135.202, Dr: 49.724
YPbPr
Y: 47.082, Pb: 49.530, Pr: -15.324
xvYCC
Y: 56.435, Cb: 171.509, Cr: 114.539
YIQ
Y: 49.138, I: -43.304, Q: 24.595
YUV
Y: 49.138, U: 44.221, V: -22.931
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 6.891
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 3.434

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