#0172b3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0172b3 is composed of 0.4% red, 44.7% green and 70.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 99.4% cyan, 36.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 201.9 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 35.3%. #0172b3 color hex could be obtained by blending #02e4ff with #000067. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#0172b3 color description : Strong blue.

#0172b3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0172b3 has RGB values of R:1, G:114, B:179 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 94899.

Hex triplet 0172b3 #0172b3
RGB Decimal 1, 114, 179 rgb(1,114,179)
RGB Percent 0.4, 44.7, 70.2 rgb(0.4%,44.7%,70.2%)
CMYK 99, 36, 0, 30
HSL 201.9°, 98.9, 35.3 hsl(201.9,98.9%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.9°, 99.4, 70.2
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 46.035, -2.303, -41.854
XYZ 14.165, 15.294, 44.851
xyY 0.191, 0.206, 15.294
CIE-LCH 46.035, 41.917, 266.851
CIE-LUV 46.035, -28.728, -62.426
Hunter-Lab 39.108, -3.788, -40.621
Binary 00000001, 01110010, 10110011

Color Schemes with #0172b3

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Alternatives to #0172b3

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#0172b3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0172b3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0172b3;}
.background {background-color:#0172b3;}
.border {border:1px solid #0172b3;}

Shades and Tints of #0172b3

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000203 is the darkest color, while #eff9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0172b3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #545c60 is the less saturated color, while #0172b3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0172b3 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #475d6a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5a72b1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4275b8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008088 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3a72b2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2a74b6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007a97 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population