#0172e2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0172e2 is composed of 0.4% red, 44.7% green and 88.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 99.6% cyan, 49.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.4% black. It has a hue angle of 209.9 degrees, a saturation of 99.1% and a lightness of 44.5%. #0172e2 color hex could be obtained by blending #02e4ff with #0000c5. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#0172e2 color description : Vivid blue.

#0172e2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0172e2 has RGB values of R:1, G:114, B:226 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 94946.

Hex triplet 0172e2 #0172e2
RGB Decimal 1, 114, 226 rgb(1,114,226)
RGB Percent 0.4, 44.7, 88.6 rgb(0.4%,44.7%,88.6%)
CMYK 100, 50, 0, 11
HSL 209.9°, 99.1, 44.5 hsl(209.9,99.1%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.9°, 99.6, 88.6
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.921, 16.338, -64.137
XYZ 19.754, 17.53, 74.29
xyY 0.177, 0.157, 17.53
CIE-LCH 48.921, 66.185, 284.292
CIE-LUV 48.921, -26.425, -99.386
Hunter-Lab 41.869, 10.947, -75.892
Binary 00000001, 01110010, 11100010

Color Schemes with #0172e2

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Alternatives to #0172e2

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#0172e2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0172e2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0172e2;}
.background {background-color:#0172e2;}
.border {border:1px solid #0172e2;}

Shades and Tints of #0172e2

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, #00060b is the darkest color, while #f7fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0172e2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a7279 is the less saturated color, while #0172e2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0172e2 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.

  • #5d5d5d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b6178 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3277e2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007ece Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00878f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2075e2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0079d5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007fad Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population