#0172ca Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0172ca is composed of 0.4% red, 44.7% green and 79.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 99.5% cyan, 43.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 206.3 degrees, a saturation of 99% and a lightness of 39.8%. #0172ca color hex could be obtained by blending #02e4ff with #000095. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 44
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#0172ca color description : Strong blue.

#0172ca Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0172ca has RGB values of R:1, G:114, B:202 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.44, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 94922.

Hex triplet 0172ca #0172ca
RGB Decimal 1, 114, 202 rgb(1,114,202)
RGB Percent 0.4, 44.7, 79.2 rgb(0.4%,44.7%,79.2%)
CMYK 100, 44, 0, 21
HSL 206.3°, 99, 39.8 hsl(206.3,99%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.3°, 99.5, 79.2
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 47.371, 6.83, -52.998
XYZ 16.688, 16.304, 58.141
xyY 0.183, 0.179, 16.304
CIE-LCH 47.371, 53.436, 277.343
CIE-LUV 47.371, -27.479, -81.001
Hunter-Lab 40.378, 3.112, -57.109
Binary 00000001, 01110010, 11001010

Color Schemes with #0172ca

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Alternatives to #0172ca

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#0172ca Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0172ca

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

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, #000407 is the darkest color, while #f2f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0172ca

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f666c is the less saturated color, while #0172ca is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0172ca 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.

  • #5a5a5a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #485f70 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c75c9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0079ca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00838b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3173c9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0076ca Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007da2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population