#172b20 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172b20 is composed of 9% red, 16.9% green and 12.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 25.6% yellow and 83.1% black. It has a hue angle of 147 degrees, a saturation of 30.3% and a lightness of 12.9%. #172b20 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e5640 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003333.

    • R 9
    • G 17
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 0
    • Y 26
    • K 83
    CMYK color chart

#172b20 color description : Very dark (mostly black) cyan - lime green.

#172b20 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172b20 has RGB values of R:23, G:43, B:32 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0, Y:0.26, K:0.83. Its decimal value is 1518368.

Hex triplet 172b20 #172b20
RGB Decimal 23, 43, 32 rgb(23,43,32)
RGB Percent 9, 16.9, 12.5 rgb(9%,16.9%,12.5%)
CMYK 47, 0, 26, 83
HSL 147°, 30.3, 12.9 hsl(147,30.3%,12.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 147°, 46.5, 16.9
Web Safe 003333 #003333
CIE-LAB 15.561, -11.243, 4.652
XYZ 1.478, 2.014, 1.677
xyY 0.286, 0.39, 2.014
CIE-LCH 15.561, 12.168, 157.523
CIE-LUV 15.561, -7.457, 5.118
Hunter-Lab 14.192, -6.248, 2.927
Binary 00010111, 00101011, 00100000

Color Schemes with #172b20

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Alternatives to #172b20

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#172b20 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #172b20

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, #020503 is the darkest color, while #f7fbf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172b20

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #1f2321 is the less saturated color, while #00421e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172b20 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.

  • #242424 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #212523 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #343129 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #38302d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #263438 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2a2f26 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2c2e28 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #20302f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population