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#173a9d Hex Color Code

#173a9d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #173a9d is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #173a9d is comprised of 9.02% red, 22.75% green and 61.57% blue. In the HSL color space #173a9d has a hue of 224° (degrees), 74% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.07 nm.

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#173a9d linear gradient to complementary #6bb400

  1. #173a9d
  2. #434d8c
  3. #57617a
  4. #637568
  5. #698a53
  6. #6c9f39
  7. #6bb400

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002f90
  2. #003394
  3. #0c3699
  4. #173a9d
  5. #1f3ea1
  6. #2741a6
  7. #2d45ab

Tones

  1. #173a9d
  2. #313f92
  3. #3f4487
  4. #494a7c
  5. #514f71
  6. #565465
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#173a9d to white

  1. #173a9d
  2. #4f57ae
  3. #7676be
  4. #9996cf
  5. #bbb8df
  6. #dddbef
  7. #ffffff

#173a9d to black

  1. #173a9d
  2. #1b3181
  3. #1c2866
  4. #1a204c
  5. #161834
  6. #100e1d
  7. #000000

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#173a9d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#173a9d foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #173a9d">…</p>

#173a9d background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #173a9d">…</p>

#173a9d shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #173a9d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1522333
Binary
00010111, 00111010, 10011101
Hexadecimal
#173a9d
LRV
≈ 5.6%
Closest short hex
#239 ΔE = 2.548
RGB
rgb(23, 58, 157)
RGBA
rgba(23, 58, 157, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.097, g: 0.244, b: 0.660
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.199%, blue: 0.616%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15254883 / 0xff173a9d
HSL
hsl(224, 74%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 74%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.328), saturation: 85% (0.854), value: 62% (0.616)
HSP
hue: 224.328, saturation: 85.350%, perceived brightness: 27.571%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.336, S: 91.364, L: 28.490
Cubehelix
H: -137.422, S: 1.164, L: 0.229
TSL
T: -2.286, S: 0.340, L: 0.231
CMYK
cyan: 85% (0.854), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.384)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 77% (0.773), yellow: 38% (0.384)
XYZ
X: 7.950, Y: 5.642, Z: 32.562
xyY
x: 0.172, y: 0.122, Y: 5.642
CIELab
L: 28.490, a: 26.900, b: -57.039
CIELuv
L: 28.490, u: -11.370, v: -74.616
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.490, C: 63.064, H: 295.249
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.490, C: 75.477, H: 261.336
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.752, a: 18.180, b: -64.654
CIECAM02
J: 19.641, C: 59.328, h: 259.308, Q: 87.316, M: 51.882, s: 77.083, H: 310.727
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.665, jaune: -10.359, green: 1.979
LMS
L: 2.961, M: 4.182, S: 32.122
YCbCr
Y: 66.529, Cb: 176.641, Cr: 105.606
YCgCo
Y: 74.000, Cg: -16.000, Co: -27.750
YDbDr
Y: 58.821, Db: 147.717, Dr: 68.138
YPbPr
Y: 57.673, Pb: 53.525, Pr: -22.054
xvYCC
Y: 65.531, Cb: 175.018, Cr: 108.627
YIQ
Y: 58.821, I: -52.655, Q: 23.401
YUV
Y: 58.821, U: 48.314, V: -31.426
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 8.289
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 1.519

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