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#172fa2 Hex Color Code

#172fa2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #172fa2 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #172fa2 is comprised of 9.02% red, 18.43% green and 63.53% blue. In the HSL color space #172fa2 has a hue of 230° (degrees), 75% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.94 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#172fa2 linear gradient to complementary #3db900

  1. #172fa2
  2. #3f4690
  3. #505d7e
  4. #57746b
  5. #578a56
  6. #4fa23b
  7. #3db900

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002596
  2. #00289a
  3. #0c2c9e
  4. #172fa2
  5. #1f32a6
  6. #2636aa
  7. #2d39af

Tones

  1. #172fa2
  2. #333797
  3. #423e8b
  4. #4d4680
  5. #544e74
  6. #595569
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#172fa2 to white

  1. #172fa2
  2. #514eb2
  3. #786ec2
  4. #9b90d1
  5. #bdb4e1
  6. #ded9f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#172fa2 to black

  1. #172fa2
  2. #1c2885
  3. #1d2269
  4. #1b1b4f
  5. #171536
  6. #110c1e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 286 C
      #0032a0
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 4.8%
    2. 2746 XGC
      #252392
      ΔE = 4.224 / LRV ≈ 3.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 272 / 272 Lichtgrau+E.blau 1/1
      #002c9c
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. 58 34 233 / Kobaltblau 10
      #00288c
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 3.4%
  3. Plascon

    1. Drew B4-B1-2
      #003498
      ΔE = 3.077 / LRV ≈ 4.7%
    2. Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 3.422 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10450
      #282e89
      ΔE = 3.791 / LRV ≈ 4.2%
    2. CF10459
      #41338b
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 3.839 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 3.917 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
    2. Medium Brown
      #47329e
      ΔE = 4.772 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-a
      #29278a
      ΔE = 4.215 / LRV ≈ 3.8%
  8. Focoltone

    1. 3435
      #1b3892
      ΔE = 4.500 / LRV ≈ 5.1%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 5.9%

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#172fa2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#172fa2 foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #172fa2">…</p>

#172fa2 background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #172fa2">…</p>

#172fa2 shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #172fa2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1519522
Binary
00010111, 00101111, 10100010
Hexadecimal
#172fa2
LRV
≈ 4.8%
Closest short hex
#03a ΔE = 1.593
RGB
rgb(23, 47, 162)
RGBA
rgba(23, 47, 162, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.099, g: 0.203, b: 0.698
RYB
red: 9.020%, yellow: 17.046%, blue: 63.529%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15257694 / 0xff172fa2
HSL
hsl(230, 75%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 75%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (229.640), saturation: 86% (0.858), value: 64% (0.635)
HSP
hue: 229.640, saturation: 85.802%, perceived brightness: 26.150%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.478, S: 91.084, L: 26.224
Cubehelix
H: -132.087, S: 1.363, L: 0.206
TSL
T: -2.517, S: 0.360, L: 0.208
CMYK
cyan: 86% (0.858), magenta: 71% (0.710), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 36% (0.365)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 82% (0.816), yellow: 36% (0.365)
XYZ
X: 7.889, Y: 4.823, Z: 34.691
xyY
x: 0.166, y: 0.102, Y: 4.823
CIELab
L: 26.224, a: 36.106, b: -63.799
CIELuv
L: 26.224, u: -9.075, v: -79.373
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 26.224, C: 73.307, H: 299.507
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 26.224, C: 79.890, H: 263.478
Hunter-Lab
L: 21.961, a: 25.692, b: -78.284
CIECAM02
J: 17.878, C: 63.117, h: 261.063, Q: 83.306, M: 55.195, s: 81.398, H: 311.642
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.775, jaune: -11.705, green: 2.023
LMS
L: 2.219, M: 2.848, S: 34.204
YCbCr
Y: 61.475, Cb: 182.037, Cr: 109.299
YCoCg
Y: 69.750, Cg: -22.750, Co: -29.000
YDbDr
Y: 52.934, Db: 164.095, Dr: 56.947
YPbPr
Y: 50.168, Pb: 60.260, Pr: -17.290
xvYCC
Y: 59.085, Cb: 180.934, Cr: 112.812
YIQ
Y: 52.934, I: -51.242, Q: 30.706
YUV
Y: 52.934, U: 53.672, V: -26.261
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/10 ΔE = 11.303
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.450

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