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#172e2b Hex Color Code

#172e2b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172e2b is a very dark shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #172e2b is comprised of 9.02% red, 18.04% green and 16.86% blue. In the HSL color space #172e2b has a hue of 172° (degrees), 33% saturation and 14% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 495.17 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#172e2b to white

  1. #172e2b
  2. #394c4a
  3. #5d6d6a
  4. #838f8d
  5. #abb3b2
  6. #d4d9d8
  7. #ffffff

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Madagascar G30-019-194
      #172e2c
      ΔE = 0.612 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
    2. ★ Kermadec G30-013-192
      #1d2c2a
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  2. Ford

    1. ★ Rock Moss Green
      #182f2a
      ΔE = 1.254 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Dark Pine
      #123131
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 5467 C
      #18332f
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. 5535 C
      #183029
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
  4. AMC

    1. Island Green
      #0b2e2c
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Volunteer Green
      #1d2e28
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
    2. Forester Green
      #1f2d2b
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  6. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 16 C 40 - Deep green
      #20302f
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
  7. Chrysler

    1. Continental Green
      #1b312a
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Deep Green
      #1c3232
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 2.8%

#172e2b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172e2b foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #172e2b">…</p>

#172e2b background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #172e2b">…</p>

#172e2b shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172e2b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1519147
Binary
00010111, 00101110, 00101011
Hexadecimal
#172e2b
LRV
≈ 2.3%
Closest short hex
#133 ΔE = 3.197
RGB
rgb(23, 46, 43)
RGBA
rgba(23, 46, 43, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.205, g: 0.411, b: 0.384
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.138%, blue: 0.180%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15258069 / 0xff172e2b
HSL
hsl(172, 33%, 14%)
HSLA
hsla(172, 33%, 14%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 172° (172.174), saturation: 50% (0.500), value: 18% (0.180)
HSP
hue: 172.174, saturation: 50.000%, perceived brightness: 15.740%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 179.009, S: 62.875, L: 17.039
Cubehelix
H: -196.105, S: 0.272, L: 0.152
TSL
T: -1.363, S: 0.201, L: 0.152
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.500), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 7% (0.065), key: 82% (0.820)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 82% (0.820), yellow: 83% (0.831)
XYZ
X: 1.766, Y: 2.310, Z: 2.638
xyY
x: 0.263, y: 0.344, Y: 2.310
CIELab
L: 17.039, a: -9.972, b: -0.908
CIELuv
L: 17.039, u: -8.526, v: 0.148
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.039, C: 10.014, H: 185.203
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.039, C: 8.528, H: 179.009
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.200, a: -5.859, b: 0.351
CIECAM02
J: 12.280, C: 14.514, h: 188.052, Q: 69.040, M: 12.693, s: 42.877, H: 236.599
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.040, jaune: -0.127, green: 1.666
LMS
L: 1.858, M: 2.695, S: 2.631
YCbCr
Y: 49.309, Cb: 130.087, Cr: 118.116
YCgCo
Y: 39.500, Cg: 6.500, Co: 0.750
YDbDr
Y: 38.781, Db: 6.351, Dr: 30.008
YPbPr
Y: 40.885, Pb: 1.145, Pr: -11.362
xvYCC
Y: 51.113, Cb: 129.006, Cr: 118.019
YIQ
Y: 38.781, I: -12.738, Q: -5.797
YUV
Y: 38.781, U: 2.076, V: -13.845
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 2/2 ΔE = 2.122
Brand Color
Dunked ΔE = 9.756

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