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#173ea8 Hex Color Code

#173ea8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #173ea8 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #173ea8 is comprised of 9.02% red, 24.31% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #173ea8 has a hue of 224° (degrees), 76% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.11 nm.

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#173ea8 linear gradient to complementary #6fbf00

  1. #173ea8
  2. #475296
  3. #5c6783
  4. #687c6f
  5. #6f9259
  6. #71a83d
  7. #6fbf00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #003299
  2. #00369e
  3. #093aa3
  4. #173ea8
  5. #2142ad
  6. #2946b2
  7. #304ab7

Tones

  1. #173ea8
  2. #34439c
  3. #444990
  4. #4e4e84
  5. #565478
  6. #5c5a6c
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#173ea8 to white

  1. #173ea8
  2. #525ab7
  3. #7979c6
  4. #9c98d4
  5. #bdbae3
  6. #dedcf1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#173ea8 to black

  1. #173ea8
  2. #1c348a
  3. #1d2b6d
  4. #1b2251
  5. #171937
  6. #110f1f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 293 C
      #003da5
      ΔE = 1.224 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. 286 XGC
      #033e9e
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 61 23 246 / Lago 105
      #003ca4
      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. 60 25 260 / Lazur 170
      #1440b8
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  3. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  4. AMC

    1. Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  5. Plascon

    1. Davey Wavey B4-A1-2
      #0038b0
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Angela bay B3-A1-2
      #0044a4
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. S 3060-R70B
      #3b3990
      ΔE = 3.982 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Cloisonne
      #1346b8
      ΔE = 3.581 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Cobalt Blue
      #0f3796
      ΔE = 3.964 / LRV ≈ 5.0%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6559
      #2d3793
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  9. Caran d'Ache

    1. 120 Violet
      #433e9b
      ΔE = 3.726 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  10. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 3.792 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Blue
      #143d8d
      ΔE = 5.232 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  11. Alcro

    1. Matisse
      #303e8f
      ΔE = 3.922 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  12. Focoltone

    1. 3429
      #0e4096
      ΔE = 4.051 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. 3423
      #00469b
      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  14. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 4.546 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  15. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  16. Duron

    1. Frank Blue
      #2a4491
      ΔE = 4.983 / LRV ≈ 6.7%

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#173ea8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#173ea8 foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #173ea8">…</p>

#173ea8 background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #173ea8">…</p>

#173ea8 shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #173ea8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1523368
Binary
00010111, 00111110, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#173ea8
LRV
≈ 6.5%
Closest short hex
#14a ΔE = 2.261
RGB
rgb(23, 62, 168)
RGBA
rgba(23, 62, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.091, g: 0.245, b: 0.664
RYB
red: 9.020%, yellow: 21.072%, blue: 65.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15253848 / 0xff173ea8
HSL
hsl(224, 76%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(224, 76%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 224° (223.862), saturation: 86% (0.863), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 223.862, saturation: 86.310%, perceived brightness: 29.430%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.302, S: 92.511, L: 30.529
Cubehelix
H: -137.913, S: 1.204, L: 0.243
TSL
T: -2.266, S: 0.346, L: 0.245
CMYK
cyan: 86% (0.863), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 76% (0.757), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 9.141, Y: 6.453, Z: 37.802
xyY
x: 0.171, y: 0.121, Y: 6.453
CIELab
L: 30.529, a: 28.529, b: -60.345
CIELuv
L: 30.529, u: -12.359, v: -80.783
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 30.529, C: 66.748, H: 295.303
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 30.529, C: 81.723, H: 261.302
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.404, a: 19.776, b: -70.445
CIECAM02
J: 21.130, C: 62.169, h: 259.001, Q: 90.565, M: 54.366, s: 77.479, H: 310.567
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.672, jaune: -10.964, green: 2.163
LMS
L: 3.332, M: 4.753, S: 37.290
YCbCr
Y: 69.623, Cb: 180.306, Cr: 103.353
YCoCg
Y: 78.750, Cg: -16.750, Co: -30.500
YDbDr
Y: 62.423, Db: 158.848, Dr: 74.989
YPbPr
Y: 61.325, Pb: 57.485, Pr: -24.376
xvYCC
Y: 68.667, Cb: 178.497, Cr: 106.587
YIQ
Y: 62.423, I: -57.287, Q: 24.734
YUV
Y: 62.423, U: 51.955, V: -34.586
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 7.956
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 2.047

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