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#175cb6 Hex Color Code

#175cb6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #175cb6 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #175cb6 is comprised of 9.02% red, 36.08% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #175cb6 has a hue of 214° (degrees), 78% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.17 nm.

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

#175cb6 linear gradient to complementary #c3cd00

  1. #175cb6
  2. #5a6ca2
  3. #7a7e8e
  4. #919179
  5. #a4a461
  6. #b4b843
  7. #c3cd00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #004ca3
  2. #0051a9
  3. #0257b0
  4. #175cb6
  5. #2462bc
  6. #2e67c3
  7. #376dc9

Tones

  1. #175cb6
  2. #375ea9
  3. #485f9b
  4. #53618e
  5. #5c6381
  6. #626574
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#175cb6 to white

  1. #175cb6
  2. #5374c3
  3. #7a8ecf
  4. #9da9db
  5. #bec5e7
  6. #dfe2f3
  7. #ffffff

#175cb6 to black

  1. #175cb6
  2. #1d4c95
  3. #1e3d76
  4. #1c2f57
  5. #18213b
  6. #111420
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2065-R90B
      #005cb6
      ΔE = 0.717 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  2. Crayola

    1. ★ Denim
      #1560bd
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Ocean Drive B4-B1-3
      #0860b8
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  4. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1210
      #005db2
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Testors 1257
      #0057ac
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Horizon Blue
      #2958ab
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2935 C
      #0057b7
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 2388 XGC
      #0055b5
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10442
      #0059ad
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. CF10432
      #005cae
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  8. Humbrol

    1. 14 French Blue
      #015cad
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
    2. 14 French Blue
      #005dad
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  9. Ford

    1. Blue Starfire
      #325fab
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  10. Caparol

    1. 65 26 240 / Pacific 175
      #005cac
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  11. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Altdorf Guard Blue
      #1f56a7
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6523
      #1f61b0
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 12.0%

#175cb6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#175cb6 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #175cb6">…</p>

#175cb6 background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #175cb6">…</p>

#175cb6 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 #175cb6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
1531062
Binary
00010111, 01011100, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#175cb6
LRV
≈ 11.2%
Closest short hex
#25a ΔE = 2.826
RGB
rgb(23, 92, 182)
RGBA
rgba(23, 92, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.077, g: 0.310, b: 0.613
RYB
red: 0.090%, yellow: 0.279%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15246154 / 0xff175cb6
HSL
hsl(214, 78%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(214, 78%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 214° (213.962), saturation: 87% (0.874), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 213.962, saturation: 87.363%, perceived brightness: 37.002%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.485, S: 94.841, L: 39.936
Cubehelix
H: -149.057, S: 1.056, L: 0.318
TSL
T: -1.862, S: 0.345, L: 0.320
CMYK
cyan: 87% (0.874), magenta: 49% (0.495), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 91% (0.910), magenta: 64% (0.639), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 12.621, Y: 11.212, Z: 45.746
xyY
x: 0.181, y: 0.161, Y: 11.212
CIELab
L: 39.936, a: 13.984, b: -53.353
CIELuv
L: 39.936, u: -20.303, v: -78.420
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.936, C: 55.155, H: 284.687
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.936, C: 81.006, H: 255.485
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.485, a: 8.681, b: -57.561
CIECAM02
J: 28.867, C: 59.823, h: 252.896, Q: 105.855, M: 52.315, s: 70.300, H: 307.451
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.497, jaune: -9.503, green: 2.782
LMS
L: 6.636, M: 10.432, S: 45.177
YCbCr
Y: 86.115, Cb: 177.722, Cr: 91.319
YCgCo
Y: 97.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: -34.000
YDbDr
Y: 81.629, Db: 151.020, Dr: 111.507
YPbPr
Y: 83.783, Pb: 52.935, Pr: -38.640
xvYCC
Y: 87.955, Cb: 174.500, Cr: 94.057
YIQ
Y: 81.629, I: -70.018, Q: 13.412
YUV
Y: 81.629, U: 49.393, V: -51.436
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 6.234
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 2.422

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