#172a61 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172a61 is composed of 9% red, 16.5% green and 38% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 76.3% cyan, 56.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 62% black. It has a hue angle of 224.6 degrees, a saturation of 61.7% and a lightness of 23.5%. #172a61 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e54c2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 9
    • G 16
    • B 38
    RGB color chart
    • C 76
    • M 57
    • Y 0
    • K 62
    CMYK color chart

#172a61 color description : Very dark blue.

#172a61 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172a61 has RGB values of R:23, G:42, B:97 and CMYK values of C:0.76, M:0.57, Y:0, K:0.62. Its decimal value is 1518177.

Hex triplet 172a61 #172a61
RGB Decimal 23, 42, 97 rgb(23,42,97)
RGB Percent 9, 16.5, 38 rgb(9%,16.5%,38%)
CMYK 76, 57, 0, 62
HSL 224.6°, 61.7, 23.5 hsl(224.6,61.7%,23.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 224.6°, 76.3, 38
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 18.804, 13.73, -34.952
XYZ 3.339, 2.701, 11.654
xyY 0.189, 0.153, 2.701
CIE-LCH 18.804, 37.552, 291.447
CIE-LUV 18.804, -6.943, -39.091
Hunter-Lab 16.435, 7.5, -30.539
Binary 00010111, 00101010, 01100001

Color Schemes with #172a61

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Alternatives to #172a61

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#172a61 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #172a61

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #f1f4fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172a61

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3c3c3c is the less saturated color, while #052173 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172a61 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
  • #272b36 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0c366a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00395e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #003e42 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #103267 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #08345f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #08364d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population