#0172bb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0172bb is composed of 0.4% red, 44.7% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 99.5% cyan, 39% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 203.5 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 36.9%. #0172bb color hex could be obtained by blending #02e4ff with #000077. 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

#0172bb color description : Strong blue.

#0172bb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0172bb has RGB values of R:1, G:114, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.39, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 94907.

Hex triplet 0172bb #0172bb
RGB Decimal 1, 114, 187 rgb(1,114,187)
RGB Percent 0.4, 44.7, 73.3 rgb(0.4%,44.7%,73.3%)
CMYK 99, 39, 0, 27
HSL 203.5°, 98.9, 36.9 hsl(203.5,98.9%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.5°, 99.5, 73.3
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 46.482, 0.867, -45.784
XYZ 14.997, 15.628, 49.237
xyY 0.188, 0.196, 15.628
CIE-LCH 46.482, 45.792, 271.084
CIE-LUV 46.482, -28.267, -68.988
Hunter-Lab 39.532, -1.462, -46.174
Binary 00000001, 01110010, 10111011

Color Schemes with #0172bb

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#0172bb Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0172bb;}
.background {background-color:#0172bb;}
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Shades and Tints of #0172bb

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, #00070b is the darkest color, while #f7fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0172bb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585f64 is the less saturated color, while #0172bb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0172bb 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #475e6d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5673b9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3676bf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008189 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3772ba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2375bd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007b9b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population