#0172bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0172bc is composed of 0.4% red, 44.7% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 99.5% cyan, 39.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 203.7 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 37.1%. #0172bc color hex could be obtained by blending #02e4ff with #000079. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#0172bc color description : Strong blue.

#0172bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0172bc has RGB values of R:1, G:114, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 94908.

Hex triplet 0172bc #0172bc
RGB Decimal 1, 114, 188 rgb(1,114,188)
RGB Percent 0.4, 44.7, 73.7 rgb(0.4%,44.7%,73.7%)
CMYK 99, 39, 0, 26
HSL 203.7°, 98.9, 37.1 hsl(203.7,98.9%,37.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.7°, 99.5, 73.7
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 46.539, 1.264, -46.271
XYZ 15.105, 15.67, 49.803
xyY 0.187, 0.194, 15.67
CIE-LCH 46.539, 46.288, 271.564
CIE-LUV 46.539, -28.211, -69.801
Hunter-Lab 39.586, -1.165, -46.882
Binary 00000001, 01110010, 10111100

Color Schemes with #0172bc

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Alternatives to #0172bc

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#0172bc Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0172bc;}
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Shades and Tints of #0172bc

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, #00080c is the darkest color, while #f8fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0172bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #586065 is the less saturated color, while #0172bc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0172bc 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #475e6d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5573ba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3577c0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008189 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3772bb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2275be Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007b9b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population