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#173aa9 Hex Color Code

#173aa9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #173aa9 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #173aa9 is comprised of 9.02% red, 22.75% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #173aa9 has a hue of 226° (degrees), 76% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.34 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#173aa9 linear gradient to complementary #60c000

  1. #173aa9
  2. #454f97
  3. #596584
  4. #637b70
  5. #689259
  6. #67a93e
  7. #60c000

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002f9b
  2. #0032a0
  3. #0936a4
  4. #173aa9
  5. #203eae
  6. #2842b3
  7. #3046b7

Tones

  1. #173aa9
  2. #35409d
  3. #444691
  4. #4f4d85
  5. #565379
  6. #5c596c
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#173aa9 to white

  1. #173aa9
  2. #5257b8
  3. #7976c7
  4. #9c96d5
  5. #beb8e3
  6. #dedbf1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#173aa9 to black

  1. #173aa9
  2. #1c318b
  3. #1d286e
  4. #1b2052
  5. #171837
  6. #110e1f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ Atlantic 3
      #003ca8
      ΔE = 1.183 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. ★ 40/09
      #0040ac
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. ★ Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 293 C
      #003da5
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. 2126 XGC
      #353aa9
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 6.6%

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#173aa9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#173aa9 foreground

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="color: #173aa9">…</p>

#173aa9 background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #173aa9">…</p>

#173aa9 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #173aa9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1522345
Binary
00010111, 00111010, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#173aa9
LRV
≈ 6.1%
Closest short hex
#13a ΔE = 2.435
RGB
rgb(23, 58, 169)
RGBA
rgba(23, 58, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.092, g: 0.232, b: 0.676
RYB
red: 9.020%, yellow: 20.091%, blue: 66.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15254871 / 0xff173aa9
HSL
hsl(226, 76%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 76%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (225.616), saturation: 86% (0.864), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 225.616, saturation: 86.391%, perceived brightness: 28.788%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.082, S: 92.352, L: 29.593
Cubehelix
H: -136.086, S: 1.261, L: 0.234
TSL
T: -2.342, S: 0.351, L: 0.236
CMYK
cyan: 86% (0.864), magenta: 66% (0.657), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 77% (0.773), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 9.025, Y: 6.072, Z: 38.225
xyY
x: 0.169, y: 0.114, Y: 6.072
CIELab
L: 29.593, a: 31.590, b: -62.480
CIELuv
L: 29.593, u: -11.445, v: -82.290
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 29.593, C: 70.012, H: 296.821
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 29.593, C: 83.083, H: 262.082
Hunter-Lab
L: 24.641, a: 22.258, b: -74.726
CIECAM02
J: 20.386, C: 63.322, h: 259.691, Q: 88.955, M: 55.374, s: 78.898, H: 310.926
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.708, jaune: -11.391, green: 2.153
LMS
L: 3.014, M: 4.190, S: 37.700
YCbCr
Y: 67.705, Cb: 181.909, Cr: 104.754
YCgCo
Y: 77.000, Cg: -19.000, Co: -30.750
YDbDr
Y: 60.189, Db: 163.713, Dr: 70.742
YPbPr
Y: 58.537, Pb: 59.525, Pr: -22.606
xvYCC
Y: 66.273, Cb: 180.289, Cr: 108.142
YIQ
Y: 60.189, I: -56.510, Q: 27.135
YUV
Y: 60.189, U: 53.546, V: -32.626
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 9.593
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 1.217

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