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#173ab6 Hex Color Code

#173ab6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #173ab6 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #173ab6 is comprised of 9.02% red, 22.75% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #173ab6 has a hue of 227° (degrees), 78% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.72 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#173ab6 linear gradient to complementary #50cd00

  1. #173ab6
  2. #4752a2
  3. #5a6a8e
  4. #638378
  5. #659b60
  6. #5fb443
  7. #50cd00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #002ea7
  2. #0032ac
  3. #0636b1
  4. #173ab6
  5. #223ebb
  6. #2b42c0
  7. #3246c5

Tones

  1. #173ab6
  2. #3941a9
  3. #49499c
  4. #55508f
  5. #5d5882
  6. #635f74
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#173ab6 to white

  1. #173ab6
  2. #5657c3
  3. #7d76d0
  4. #9f97dc
  5. #c0b8e8
  6. #e0dbf4
  7. #ffffff

#173ab6 to black

  1. #173ab6
  2. #1e3195
  3. #1f2876
  4. #1d2057
  5. #18183b
  6. #120f21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2126 C
      #303ab2
      ΔE = 1.379 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. ★ 2126 XGC
      #353aa9
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 30 260 / Lazur 205
      #0438c0
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. ★ 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 6.0%

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#173ab6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#173ab6 foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #173ab6">…</p>

#173ab6 background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #173ab6">…</p>

#173ab6 shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #173ab6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1522358
Binary
00010111, 00111010, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#173ab6
LRV
≈ 6.6%
Closest short hex
#13b ΔE = 2.301
RGB
rgb(23, 58, 182)
RGBA
rgba(23, 58, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.087, g: 0.221, b: 0.692
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.203%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15254858 / 0xff173ab6
HSL
hsl(227, 78%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(227, 78%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 227° (226.792), saturation: 87% (0.874), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 226.792, saturation: 87.363%, perceived brightness: 30.145%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.703, S: 93.270, L: 30.841
Cubehelix
H: -134.889, S: 1.364, L: 0.240
TSL
T: -2.393, S: 0.363, L: 0.242
CMYK
cyan: 87% (0.874), magenta: 68% (0.681), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 77% (0.773), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 10.307, Y: 6.584, Z: 44.975
xyY
x: 0.167, y: 0.106, Y: 6.584
CIELab
L: 30.841, a: 36.531, b: -68.186
CIELuv
L: 30.841, u: -11.575, v: -90.398
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 30.841, C: 77.356, H: 298.180
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 30.841, C: 91.136, H: 262.703
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.660, a: 26.794, b: -85.956
CIECAM02
J: 21.242, C: 67.423, h: 259.917, Q: 90.805, M: 58.960, s: 80.580, H: 311.043
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.748, jaune: -12.476, green: 2.371
LMS
L: 3.078, M: 4.199, S: 44.348
YCbCr
Y: 68.979, Cb: 187.616, Cr: 103.831
YCgCo
Y: 80.250, Cg: -22.250, Co: -34.000
YDbDr
Y: 61.671, Db: 181.042, Dr: 73.563
YPbPr
Y: 59.473, Pb: 66.025, Pr: -23.204
xvYCC
Y: 67.077, Cb: 185.998, Cr: 107.617
YIQ
Y: 61.671, I: -60.687, Q: 31.180
YUV
Y: 61.671, U: 59.214, V: -33.926
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 11.451
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 3.374

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