#172a6a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172a6a is composed of 9% red, 16.5% green and 41.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 78.3% cyan, 60.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 58.4% black. It has a hue angle of 226.3 degrees, a saturation of 64.3% and a lightness of 25.3%. #172a6a color hex could be obtained by blending #2e54d4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 9
    • G 16
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 78
    • M 60
    • Y 0
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#172a6a color description : Very dark blue.

#172a6a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172a6a has RGB values of R:23, G:42, B:106 and CMYK values of C:0.78, M:0.6, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 1518186.

Hex triplet 172a6a #172a6a
RGB Decimal 23, 42, 106 rgb(23,42,106)
RGB Percent 9, 16.5, 41.6 rgb(9%,16.5%,41.6%)
CMYK 78, 60, 0, 58
HSL 226.3°, 64.3, 25.3 hsl(226.3,64.3%,25.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 226.3°, 78.3, 41.6
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 19.55, 17.469, -39.63
XYZ 3.782, 2.878, 13.991
xyY 0.183, 0.139, 2.878
CIE-LCH 19.55, 43.31, 293.788
CIE-LUV 19.55, -7.045, -44.995
Hunter-Lab 16.966, 10.103, -37.018
Binary 00010111, 00101010, 01101010

Color Schemes with #172a6a

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Alternatives to #172a6a

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#172a6a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #172a6a

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Shades and Tints of #172a6a

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, #020409 is the darkest color, while #f8f9fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172a6a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #3f4042 is the less saturated color, while #031f7e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172a6a 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.

  • #2c2c2c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #282c38 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #00386e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #003b60 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #003f43 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #08336c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #083564 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #083751 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population