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#172d8d Hex Color Code

#172d8d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172d8d is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172d8d is comprised of 9.02% red, 17.65% green and 55.29% blue. In the HSL color space #172d8d has a hue of 229° (degrees), 72% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.49 nm.

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#172d8d linear gradient to complementary #4ea400

  1. #172d8d
  2. #3b407e
  3. #4a546e
  4. #53675d
  5. #567b4a
  6. #558f33
  7. #4ea400

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002482
  2. #052786
  3. #0f2a89
  4. #172d8d
  5. #1d3091
  6. #233394
  7. #283698

Tones

  1. #172d8d
  2. #2d3383
  3. #3a397a
  4. #433f70
  5. #4a4566
  6. #4e4c5c
  7. #525252

Tints and Shades

#172d8d to white

  1. #172d8d
  2. #4c4ba0
  3. #736cb3
  4. #968fc6
  5. #b9b3d9
  6. #dcd8ec
  7. #ffffff

#172d8d to black

  1. #172d8d
  2. #1a2674
  3. #1b205c
  4. #191a45
  5. #151430
  6. #100b1c
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 4.1%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 1.408 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 661
      #08338f
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 4.4%
    2. 2370 XGC
      #212b97
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 4.3%
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    1. 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
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      #282585
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
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    1. Drew B4-B1-2
      #003498
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
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    1. GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 3.5%

#172d8d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172d8d foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #172d8d">…</p>

#172d8d background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #172d8d">…</p>

#172d8d shadow

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172d8d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1518989
Binary
00010111, 00101101, 10001101
Hexadecimal
#172d8d
LRV
≈ 4.0%
Closest short hex
#039 ΔE = 2.564
RGB
rgb(23, 45, 141)
RGBA
rgba(23, 45, 141, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.110, g: 0.215, b: 0.675
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.163%, blue: 0.553%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258227 / 0xff172d8d
HSL
hsl(229, 72%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 72%, 32%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.814), saturation: 84% (0.837), value: 55% (0.553)
HSP
hue: 228.814, saturation: 83.688%, perceived brightness: 23.573%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.927, S: 88.482, L: 23.609
Cubehelix
H: -132.886, S: 1.210, L: 0.192
TSL
T: -2.481, S: 0.339, L: 0.194
CMYK
cyan: 84% (0.837), magenta: 68% (0.681), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.447)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 82% (0.824), yellow: 45% (0.447)
XYZ
X: 6.098, Y: 3.981, Z: 25.641
xyY
x: 0.171, y: 0.111, Y: 3.981
CIELab
L: 23.609, a: 29.431, b: -55.214
CIELuv
L: 23.609, u: -8.276, v: -66.698
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.609, C: 62.568, H: 298.059
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.609, C: 67.209, H: 262.927
Hunter-Lab
L: 19.953, a: 19.632, b: -62.225
CIECAM02
J: 16.177, C: 56.581, h: 261.355, Q: 79.242, M: 49.479, s: 79.020, H: 311.794
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.721, jaune: -10.085, green: 1.618
LMS
L: 2.015, M: 2.624, S: 25.288
YCbCr
Y: 58.409, Cb: 173.400, Cr: 111.526
YCgCo
Y: 63.500, Cg: -18.500, Co: -23.750
YDbDr
Y: 49.366, Db: 137.868, Dr: 50.158
YPbPr
Y: 47.226, Pb: 50.530, Pr: -15.416
xvYCC
Y: 56.559, Cb: 172.387, Cr: 114.458
YIQ
Y: 49.366, I: -43.947, Q: 25.217
YUV
Y: 49.366, U: 45.093, V: -23.131
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 7.340
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 3.371

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