#172a4c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172a4c is composed of 9% red, 16.5% green and 29.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.7% cyan, 44.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 70.2% black. It has a hue angle of 218.5 degrees, a saturation of 53.5% and a lightness of 19.4%. #172a4c color hex could be obtained by blending #2e5498 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003333.

    • R 9
    • G 16
    • B 30
    RGB color chart
    • C 70
    • M 45
    • Y 0
    • K 70
    CMYK color chart

#172a4c color description : Very dark blue.

#172a4c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172a4c has RGB values of R:23, G:42, B:76 and CMYK values of C:0.7, M:0.45, Y:0, K:0.7. Its decimal value is 1518156.

Hex triplet 172a4c #172a4c
RGB Decimal 23, 42, 76 rgb(23,42,76)
RGB Percent 9, 16.5, 29.8 rgb(9%,16.5%,29.8%)
CMYK 70, 45, 0, 70
HSL 218.5°, 53.5, 19.4 hsl(218.5,53.5%,19.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.5°, 69.7, 29.8
Web Safe 003333 #003333
CIE-LAB 17.272, 4.996, -23.367
XYZ 2.486, 2.36, 7.162
xyY 0.207, 0.197, 2.36
CIE-LCH 17.272, 23.895, 282.069
CIE-LUV 17.272, -6.819, -24.833
Hunter-Lab 15.361, 1.999, -16.888
Binary 00010111, 00101010, 01001100

Color Schemes with #172a4c

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Alternatives to #172a4c

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#172a4c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #172a4c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#172a4c;}
.background {background-color:#172a4c;}
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Shades and Tints of #172a4c

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #f1f4fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172a4c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2e3035 is the less saturated color, while #002463 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172a4c 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.

  • #282828 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #25282f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #273454 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #1e3554 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #123a3e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #213051 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1b3151 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #143443 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population