#172a76 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172a76 is composed of 9% red, 16.5% green and 46.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 80.5% cyan, 64.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 53.7% black. It has a hue angle of 228 degrees, a saturation of 67.4% and a lightness of 27.6%. #172a76 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e54ec with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 9
    • G 16
    • B 46
    RGB color chart
    • C 81
    • M 64
    • Y 0
    • K 54
    CMYK color chart

#172a76 color description : Dark blue.

#172a76 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172a76 has RGB values of R:23, G:42, B:118 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.64, Y:0, K:0.54. Its decimal value is 1518198.

Hex triplet 172a76 #172a76
RGB Decimal 23, 42, 118 rgb(23,42,118)
RGB Percent 9, 16.5, 46.3 rgb(9%,16.5%,46.3%)
CMYK 81, 64, 0, 54
HSL 228°, 67.4, 27.6 hsl(228,67.4%,27.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 228°, 80.5, 46.3
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 20.619, 22.38, -45.628
XYZ 4.451, 3.146, 17.511
xyY 0.177, 0.125, 3.146
CIE-LCH 20.619, 50.821, 296.127
CIE-LUV 20.619, -7.222, -52.684
Hunter-Lab 17.736, 13.753, -46.122
Binary 00010111, 00101010, 01110110

Color Schemes with #172a76

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Alternatives to #172a76

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#172a76 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #172a76

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, #010103 is the darkest color, while #f2f4fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172a76

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #42444b is the less saturated color, while #011d8c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172a76 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.

  • #2d2d2d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #292c3c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003a72 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #003d63 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004246 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #083473 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #08366a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #083957 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population