#172a31 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172a31 is composed of 9% red, 16.5% green and 19.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 53.1% cyan, 14.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 80.8% black. It has a hue angle of 196.2 degrees, a saturation of 36.1% and a lightness of 14.1%. #172a31 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e5462 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003333.

    • R 9
    • G 16
    • B 19
    RGB color chart
    • C 53
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 81
    CMYK color chart

#172a31 color description : Very dark (mostly black) blue.

#172a31 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172a31 has RGB values of R:23, G:42, B:49 and CMYK values of C:0.53, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.81. Its decimal value is 1518129.

Hex triplet 172a31 #172a31
RGB Decimal 23, 42, 49 rgb(23,42,49)
RGB Percent 9, 16.5, 19.2 rgb(9%,16.5%,19.2%)
CMYK 53, 14, 0, 81
HSL 196.2°, 36.1, 14.1 hsl(196.2,36.1%,14.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.2°, 53.1, 19.2
Web Safe 003333 #003333
CIE-LAB 15.798, -5.394, -6.971
XYZ 1.736, 2.06, 3.212
xyY 0.248, 0.294, 2.06
CIE-LCH 15.798, 8.815, 232.269
CIE-LUV 15.798, -6.899, -6.109
Hunter-Lab 14.352, -3.53, -3.222
Binary 00010111, 00101010, 00110001

Color Schemes with #172a31

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Alternatives to #172a31

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#172a31 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #172a31

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CSS codes
.text {color:#172a31;}
.background {background-color:#172a31;}
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Shades and Tints of #172a31

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, #040809 is the darkest color, while #fbfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172a31

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #222526 is the less saturated color, while #013447 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172a31 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.

  • #252525 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #222627 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #313239 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #31313d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #223539 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #272f36 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #272e38 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1e3136 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population