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#172f88 Hex Color Code

#172f88 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172f88 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172f88 is comprised of 9.02% red, 18.43% green and 53.33% blue. In the HSL color space #172f88 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 71% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.18 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#172f88 linear gradient to complementary #589f00

  1. #172f88
  2. #3a4179
  3. #4b536a
  4. #54655a
  5. #597848
  6. #5b8b31
  7. #589f00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #00267d
  2. #062981
  3. #102c84
  4. #172f88
  5. #1d328c
  6. #23358f
  7. #283893

Tones

  1. #172f88
  2. #2c347f
  3. #383a75
  4. #413f6c
  5. #474563
  6. #4c4a5a
  7. #505050

Tints and Shades

#172f88 to white

  1. #172f88
  2. #4b4d9c
  3. #716eb0
  4. #9590c3
  5. #b8b4d7
  6. #dbd9eb
  7. #ffffff

#172f88 to black

  1. #172f88
  2. #1a2870
  3. #1a2159
  4. #181b43
  5. #15152e
  6. #0f0c1b
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 287 C
      #003087
      ΔE = 1.362 / LRV ≈ 3.9%
    2. ★ 288
      #003082
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 30 240 / Pacific 165
      #003490
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 4.5%
    2. ★ 40/14
      #002c90
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  4. Alcro

    1. ★ Evighet
      #1b3382
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
  5. Liebherr

    1. Blau / KM724
      #073181
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  6. Teknos

    1. GBI110
      #272a7b
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 3.5%
  7. Plascon

    1. Drew B4-B1-2
      #003498
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
  8. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #0c297e
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 3.2%

#172f88 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172f88 foreground

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

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #172f88">…</p>

#172f88 background

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #172f88">…</p>

#172f88 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 #172f88">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1519496
Binary
00010111, 00101111, 10001000
Hexadecimal
#172f88
LRV
≈ 4.0%
Closest short hex
#138 ΔE = 1.735
RGB
rgb(23, 47, 136)
RGBA
rgba(23, 47, 136, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.112, g: 0.228, b: 0.660
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.168%, blue: 0.533%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15257720 / 0xff172f88
HSL
hsl(227, 71%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 71%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (227.257), saturation: 83% (0.831), value: 53% (0.533)
HSP
hue: 227.257, saturation: 83.088%, perceived brightness: 23.409%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.238, S: 87.994, L: 23.645
Cubehelix
H: -134.423, S: 1.132, L: 0.194
TSL
T: -2.413, S: 0.329, L: 0.196
CMYK
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 65% (0.654), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 47% (0.467)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 82% (0.816), yellow: 47% (0.467)
XYZ
X: 5.812, Y: 3.992, Z: 23.752
xyY
x: 0.173, y: 0.119, Y: 3.992
CIELab
L: 23.645, a: 26.103, b: -52.042
CIELuv
L: 23.645, u: -8.630, v: -63.318
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 23.645, C: 58.221, H: 296.637
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 23.645, C: 63.903, H: 262.238
Hunter-Lab
L: 19.980, a: 16.960, b: -56.497
CIECAM02
J: 16.246, C: 54.410, h: 260.898, Q: 79.411, M: 47.580, s: 77.406, H: 311.555
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.682, jaune: -9.472, green: 1.555
LMS
L: 2.117, M: 2.832, S: 23.429
YCbCr
Y: 58.927, Cb: 170.623, Cr: 111.145
YCgCo
Y: 63.250, Cg: -16.250, Co: -22.500
YDbDr
Y: 49.970, Db: 129.437, Dr: 51.305
YPbPr
Y: 48.296, Pb: 47.260, Pr: -16.094
xvYCC
Y: 57.478, Cb: 169.515, Cr: 113.863
YIQ
Y: 49.970, I: -42.890, Q: 22.616
YUV
Y: 49.970, U: 42.336, V: -23.661
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 2/10 ΔE = 5.685
Brand Color
Nokia ΔE = 3.017

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