#171cab Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #171cab is composed of 9% red, 11% green and 67.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 86.5% cyan, 83.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.9% black. It has a hue angle of 238 degrees, a saturation of 76.3% and a lightness of 38%. #171cab color hex could be obtained by blending #2e38ff with #000057. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 9
    • G 11
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 87
    • M 84
    • Y 0
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#171cab color description : Dark blue.

#171cab Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #171cab has RGB values of R:23, G:28, B:171 and CMYK values of C:0.87, M:0.84, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 1514667.

Hex triplet 171cab #171cab
RGB Decimal 23, 28, 171 rgb(23,28,171)
RGB Percent 9, 11, 67.1 rgb(9%,11%,67.1%)
CMYK 87, 84, 0, 33
HSL 238°, 76.3, 38 hsl(238,76.3%,38%)
HSV (or HSB) 238°, 86.5, 67.1
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 23.513, 49.877, -73.74
XYZ 8.118, 3.952, 38.861
xyY 0.159, 0.078, 3.952
CIE-LCH 23.513, 89.025, 304.074
CIE-LUV 23.513, -6.527, -84.06
Hunter-Lab 19.881, 38.096, -101.979
Binary 00010111, 00011100, 10101011

Color Schemes with #171cab

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Alternatives to #171cab

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#171cab Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #171cab

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CSS codes
.text {color:#171cab;}
.background {background-color:#171cab;}
.border {border:1px solid #171cab;}

Shades and Tints of #171cab

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, #02030f is the darkest color, while #fdfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #171cab

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5a5b68 is the less saturated color, while #0107c1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #171cab 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.

  • #2b2b2b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #272845 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00407d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00446c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00494c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #08338d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #083582 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #08386e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population