#0172bf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0172bf is composed of 0.4% red, 44.7% green and 74.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 99.5% cyan, 40.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.1% black. It has a hue angle of 204.3 degrees, a saturation of 99% and a lightness of 37.6%. #0172bf color hex could be obtained by blending #02e4ff with #00007f. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#0172bf color description : Strong blue.

#0172bf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0172bf has RGB values of R:1, G:114, B:191 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 94911.

Hex triplet 0172bf #0172bf
RGB Decimal 1, 114, 191 rgb(1,114,191)
RGB Percent 0.4, 44.7, 74.9 rgb(0.4%,44.7%,74.9%)
CMYK 99, 40, 0, 25
HSL 204.3°, 99, 37.6 hsl(204.3,99%,37.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.3°, 99.5, 74.9
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 46.713, 2.455, -47.727
XYZ 15.432, 15.801, 51.524
xyY 0.186, 0.191, 15.801
CIE-LCH 46.713, 47.79, 272.945
CIE-LUV 46.713, -28.047, -72.229
Hunter-Lab 39.751, -0.269, -49.025
Binary 00000001, 01110010, 10111111

Color Schemes with #0172bf

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Shades and Tints of #0172bf

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, #00090f is the darkest color, while #fbfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0172bf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5a6166 is the less saturated color, while #0172bf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0172bf 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
  • #5473bd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2f77c3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008189 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3573be Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1e75c1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007c9d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population