#0172c4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0172c4 is composed of 0.4% red, 44.7% green and 76.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 99.5% cyan, 41.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 205.2 degrees, a saturation of 99% and a lightness of 38.6%. #0172c4 color hex could be obtained by blending #02e4ff with #000089. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#0172c4 color description : Strong blue.

#0172c4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0172c4 has RGB values of R:1, G:114, B:196 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 94916.

Hex triplet 0172c4 #0172c4
RGB Decimal 1, 114, 196 rgb(1,114,196)
RGB Percent 0.4, 44.7, 76.9 rgb(0.4%,44.7%,76.9%)
CMYK 99, 42, 0, 23
HSL 205.2°, 99, 38.6 hsl(205.2,99%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.2°, 99.5, 76.9
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 47.007, 4.443, -50.136
XYZ 15.991, 16.025, 54.472
xyY 0.185, 0.185, 16.025
CIE-LCH 47.007, 50.333, 275.065
CIE-LUV 47.007, -27.782, -76.243
Hunter-Lab 40.031, 1.25, -52.656
Binary 00000001, 01110010, 11000100

Color Schemes with #0172c4

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Alternatives to #0172c4

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#0172c4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0172c4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0172c4;}
.background {background-color:#0172c4;}
.border {border:1px solid #0172c4;}

Shades and Tints of #0172c4

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #ecf7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0172c4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c6469 is the less saturated color, while #0172c4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0172c4 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.

  • #5a5a5a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #485f6f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5174c2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2178c7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00828a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3373c3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1576c6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007c9f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population