#172b31 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172b31 is composed of 9% red, 16.9% green and 19.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 53.1% cyan, 12.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 80.8% black. It has a hue angle of 193.8 degrees, a saturation of 36.1% and a lightness of 14.1%. #172b31 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e5662 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003333.

    • R 9
    • G 17
    • B 19
    RGB color chart
    • C 53
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 81
    CMYK color chart

#172b31 color description : Very dark (mostly black) cyan.

#172b31 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172b31 has RGB values of R:23, G:43, B:49 and CMYK values of C:0.53, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.81. Its decimal value is 1518385.

Hex triplet 172b31 #172b31
RGB Decimal 23, 43, 49 rgb(23,43,49)
RGB Percent 9, 16.9, 19.2 rgb(9%,16.9%,19.2%)
CMYK 53, 12, 0, 81
HSL 193.8°, 36.1, 14.1 hsl(193.8,36.1%,14.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.8°, 53.1, 19.2
Web Safe 003333 #003333
CIE-LAB 16.163, -6.067, -6.418
XYZ 1.771, 2.132, 3.224
xyY 0.249, 0.299, 2.132
CIE-LCH 16.163, 8.832, 226.61
CIE-LUV 16.163, -7.277, -5.562
Hunter-Lab 14.6, -3.892, -2.871
Binary 00010111, 00101011, 00110001

Color Schemes with #172b31

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Alternatives to #172b31

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#172b31 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #172b31

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CSS codes
.text {color:#172b31;}
.background {background-color:#172b31;}
.border {border:1px solid #172b31;}

Shades and Tints of #172b31

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, #040809 is the darkest color, while #fbfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172b31

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #222526 is the less saturated color, while #013747 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172b31 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.

  • #262626 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #232728 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #323239 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #32323d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #22363a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #283036 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #282f38 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1e3236 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population