#173e97 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #173e97 is composed of 9% red, 24.3% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 84.8% cyan, 58.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 221.7 degrees, a saturation of 73.6% and a lightness of 34.1%. #173e97 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e7cff with #00002f. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

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#173e97 color description : Dark blue.

#173e97 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #173e97 has RGB values of R:23, G:62, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.59, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 1523351.

    • Hex triplet 173e97
    • RGB Decimal 23, 62, 151
    • RGB Percent 9, 24.3, 59.2
    • CMYK 85, 59, 0, 41
    • HSL 221.7°, 73.6, 34.1
    • HSV (or HSB) 221.7°, 84.8, 59.2
    • Web Safe 003399
    • CIE-LAB 29.059, 21.758, -52.459
    • XYZ 7.661, 5.861, 30.004
    • xyY 0.176, 0.135, 5.861
    • CIE-LCH 29.059, 56.792, 292.527
    • CIE-LUV 29.059, -12.365, -69.55
    • Hunter-Lab 24.21, 14.115, -56.533
    • Binary 00010111, 00111110, 10010111

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Alternatives to #173e97

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#173e97 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #173e97

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CSS codes
.text {color:#173e97;}
.background {background-color:#173e97;}
.border {border:1px solid #173e97;}

Shades and Tints of #173e97

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, #02060f is the darkest color, while #fdfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #173e97

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #53565b is the less saturated color, while #0336ab is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #173e97 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.

  • #3c3c3c Achromatopsia :
    0.005% of the population
  • #353c4e Atypical Achromatopsia :
    0.001% of the population
  • #004b94 Protanopia :
    1% of men
  • #005081 Deuteranopia :
    1% of men
  • #00555a Tritanopia :
    0.001% of the population
  • #084695 Protanomaly :
    1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #084989 Deuteranomaly :
    6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #084d70 Tritanomaly:
    0.01% of the population
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