#0172c5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0172c5 is composed of 0.4% red, 44.7% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 99.5% cyan, 42.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 205.4 degrees, a saturation of 99% and a lightness of 38.8%. #0172c5 color hex could be obtained by blending #02e4ff with #00008b. 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

#0172c5 color description : Strong blue.

#0172c5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0172c5 has RGB values of R:1, G:114, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 94917.

Hex triplet 0172c5 #0172c5
RGB Decimal 1, 114, 197 rgb(1,114,197)
RGB Percent 0.4, 44.7, 77.3 rgb(0.4%,44.7%,77.3%)
CMYK 99, 42, 0, 23
HSL 205.4°, 99, 38.8 hsl(205.4,99%,38.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.4°, 99.5, 77.3
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 47.067, 4.841, -50.615
XYZ 16.106, 16.071, 55.073
xyY 0.185, 0.184, 16.071
CIE-LCH 47.067, 50.846, 275.464
CIE-LUV 47.067, -27.731, -77.04
Hunter-Lab 40.088, 1.558, -53.391
Binary 00000001, 01110010, 11000101

Color Schemes with #0172c5

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Alternatives to #0172c5

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#0172c5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0172c5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0172c5;}
.background {background-color:#0172c5;}
.border {border:1px solid #0172c5;}

Shades and Tints of #0172c5

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #edf7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0172c5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c646a is the less saturated color, while #0172c5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0172c5 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
  • #5074c3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #1d78c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00828a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3373c4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1376c7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007c9f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population