#0172e3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0172e3 is composed of 0.4% red, 44.7% green and 89% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 99.6% cyan, 49.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 11% black. It has a hue angle of 210 degrees, a saturation of 99.1% and a lightness of 44.7%. #0172e3 color hex could be obtained by blending #02e4ff with #0000c7. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#0172e3 color description : Vivid blue.

#0172e3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0172e3 has RGB values of R:1, G:114, B:227 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 94947.

Hex triplet 0172e3 #0172e3
RGB Decimal 1, 114, 227 rgb(1,114,227)
RGB Percent 0.4, 44.7, 89 rgb(0.4%,44.7%,89%)
CMYK 100, 50, 0, 11
HSL 210°, 99.1, 44.7 hsl(210,99.1%,44.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 210°, 99.6, 89
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.989, 16.732, -64.591
XYZ 19.892, 17.585, 75.015
xyY 0.177, 0.156, 17.585
CIE-LCH 48.989, 66.723, 284.523
CIE-LUV 48.989, -26.386, -100.129
Hunter-Lab 41.935, 11.286, -76.706
Binary 00000001, 01110010, 11100011

Color Schemes with #0172e3

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Alternatives to #0172e3

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#0172e3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0172e3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0172e3;}
.background {background-color:#0172e3;}
.border {border:1px solid #0172e3;}

Shades and Tints of #0172e3

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, #00060c is the darkest color, while #f8fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0172e3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a727a is the less saturated color, while #0172e3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0172e3 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.

  • #5d5d5d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b6178 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3078e3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007ece Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00878f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1f75e3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0079d6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007fad Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population