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#173a9e Hex Color Code

#173a9e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #173a9e is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #173a9e is comprised of 9.02% red, 22.75% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #173a9e has a hue of 224° (degrees), 75% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.01 nm.

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#173a9e linear gradient to complementary #6bb500

  1. #173a9e
  2. #434d8d
  3. #57617b
  4. #637568
  5. #6a8a54
  6. #6c9f39
  7. #6bb500

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002f91
  2. #003395
  3. #0c3699
  4. #173a9e
  5. #1f3ea3
  6. #2741a7
  7. #2d45ac

Tones

  1. #173a9e
  2. #323f93
  3. #404588
  4. #4a4a7d
  5. #515072
  6. #575566
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#173a9e to white

  1. #173a9e
  2. #5057ae
  3. #7676bf
  4. #9996cf
  5. #bbb8df
  6. #dddbef
  7. #ffffff

#173a9e to black

  1. #173a9e
  2. #1c3182
  3. #1c2867
  4. #1a204d
  5. #161834
  6. #110e1e
  7. #000000

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#173a9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#173a9e foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #173a9e">…</p>

#173a9e background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #173a9e">…</p>

#173a9e shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #173a9e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1522334
Binary
00010111, 00111010, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#173a9e
LRV
≈ 5.7%
Closest short hex
#239 ΔE = 2.531
RGB
rgb(23, 58, 158)
RGBA
rgba(23, 58, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.096, g: 0.243, b: 0.661
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.199%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15254882 / 0xff173a9e
HSL
hsl(224, 75%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 75%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (224.444), saturation: 85% (0.854), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 224.444, saturation: 85.443%, perceived brightness: 27.671%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.406, S: 91.452, L: 28.580
Cubehelix
H: -137.301, S: 1.172, L: 0.229
TSL
T: -2.291, S: 0.341, L: 0.231
CMYK
cyan: 85% (0.854), magenta: 63% (0.633), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 77% (0.773), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 8.036, Y: 5.676, Z: 33.013
xyY
x: 0.172, y: 0.121, Y: 5.676
CIELab
L: 28.580, a: 27.295, b: -57.499
CIELuv
L: 28.580, u: -11.374, v: -75.263
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 28.580, C: 63.649, H: 295.394
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 28.580, C: 76.118, H: 261.406
Hunter-Lab
L: 23.824, a: 18.515, b: -65.481
CIECAM02
J: 19.701, C: 59.669, h: 259.348, Q: 87.450, M: 52.180, s: 77.245, H: 310.747
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.669, jaune: -10.446, green: 1.992
LMS
L: 2.966, M: 4.182, S: 32.566
YCbCr
Y: 66.627, Cb: 177.080, Cr: 105.535
YCgCo
Y: 74.250, Cg: -16.250, Co: -28.000
YDbDr
Y: 58.935, Db: 149.050, Dr: 68.355
YPbPr
Y: 57.745, Pb: 54.025, Pr: -22.100
xvYCC
Y: 65.593, Cb: 175.457, Cr: 108.587
YIQ
Y: 58.935, I: -52.976, Q: 23.713
YUV
Y: 58.935, U: 48.750, V: -31.526
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 8.376
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 1.363

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