#171b42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #171b42 is composed of 9% red, 10.6% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 65.2% cyan, 59.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.1% black. It has a hue angle of 234.4 degrees, a saturation of 48.3% and a lightness of 17.5%. #171b42 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e3684 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003333.

    • R 9
    • G 11
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 65
    • M 59
    • Y 0
    • K 74
    CMYK color chart

#171b42 color description : Very dark blue.

#171b42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #171b42 has RGB values of R:23, G:27, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.65, M:0.59, Y:0, K:0.74. Its decimal value is 1514306.

Hex triplet 171b42 #171b42
RGB Decimal 23, 27, 66 rgb(23,27,66)
RGB Percent 9, 10.6, 25.9 rgb(9%,10.6%,25.9%)
CMYK 65, 59, 0, 74
HSL 234.4°, 48.3, 17.5 hsl(234.4,48.3%,17.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 234.4°, 65.2, 25.9
Web Safe 003333 #003333
CIE-LAB 11.684, 12.157, -25.409
XYZ 1.728, 1.359, 5.325
xyY 0.205, 0.162, 1.359
CIE-LCH 11.684, 28.168, 295.569
CIE-LUV 11.684, -2.483, -22.357
Hunter-Lab 11.659, 6.06, -18.92
Binary 00010111, 00011011, 01000010

Color Schemes with #171b42

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Alternatives to #171b42

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#171b42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #171b42

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CSS codes
.text {color:#171b42;}
.background {background-color:#171b42;}
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Shades and Tints of #171b42

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, #030308 is the darkest color, while #f8f9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #171b42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2c2c2d is the less saturated color, while #020a57 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #171b42 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.

  • #1e1e1e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #1d1d25 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #10294e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #002b47 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #142d31 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #132449 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #082545 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #152737 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population