#0172c3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0172c3 is composed of 0.4% red, 44.7% green and 76.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 99.5% cyan, 41.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 205.1 degrees, a saturation of 99% and a lightness of 38.4%. #0172c3 color hex could be obtained by blending #02e4ff with #000087. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 76
    RGB color chart
    • C 99
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#0172c3 color description : Strong blue.

#0172c3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0172c3 has RGB values of R:1, G:114, B:195 and CMYK values of C:0.99, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 94915.

Hex triplet 0172c3 #0172c3
RGB Decimal 1, 114, 195 rgb(1,114,195)
RGB Percent 0.4, 44.7, 76.5 rgb(0.4%,44.7%,76.5%)
CMYK 99, 42, 0, 24
HSL 205.1°, 99, 38.4 hsl(205.1,99%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.1°, 99.5, 76.5
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 46.948, 4.046, -49.656
XYZ 15.878, 15.98, 53.874
xyY 0.185, 0.186, 15.98
CIE-LCH 46.948, 49.821, 274.658
CIE-LUV 46.948, -27.834, -75.444
Hunter-Lab 39.975, 0.944, -51.924
Binary 00000001, 01110010, 11000011

Color Schemes with #0172c3

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Alternatives to #0172c3

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#0172c3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0172c3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0172c3;}
.background {background-color:#0172c3;}
.border {border:1px solid #0172c3;}

Shades and Tints of #0172c3

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, #000b13 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0172c3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b6369 is the less saturated color, while #0172c3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0172c3 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
  • #475e6e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5174c1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2478c6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00828a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3473c2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1776c5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007c9e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population