#0172ba Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0172ba is composed of 0.4% red, 44.7% green and 72.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 99.5% cyan, 38.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.1% black. It has a hue angle of 203.4 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 36.7%. #0172ba color hex could be obtained by blending #02e4ff with #000075. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 39
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#0172ba color description : Strong blue.

#0172ba Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0172ba has RGB values of R:1, G:114, B:186 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 94906.

Hex triplet 0172ba #0172ba
RGB Decimal 1, 114, 186 rgb(1,114,186)
RGB Percent 0.4, 44.7, 72.9 rgb(0.4%,44.7%,72.9%)
CMYK 99, 39, 0, 27
HSL 203.4°, 98.9, 36.7 hsl(203.4,98.9%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.4°, 99.5, 72.9
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 46.425, 0.47, -45.296
XYZ 14.891, 15.585, 48.675
xyY 0.188, 0.197, 15.585
CIE-LCH 46.425, 45.298, 270.594
CIE-LUV 46.425, -28.323, -68.173
Hunter-Lab 39.478, -1.757, -45.469
Binary 00000001, 01110010, 10111010

Color Schemes with #0172ba

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Alternatives to #0172ba

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#0172ba Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0172ba

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

Shades and Tints of #0172ba

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, #00060a is the darkest color, while #f6fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0172ba

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #575f64 is the less saturated color, while #0172ba is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0172ba 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.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #475d6c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5773b8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3876be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008189 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3772b9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2474bd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007b9a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population