#172b45 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172b45 is composed of 9% red, 16.9% green and 27.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 66.7% cyan, 37.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 72.9% black. It has a hue angle of 213.9 degrees, a saturation of 50% and a lightness of 18%. #172b45 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e568a with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003333.

    • R 9
    • G 17
    • B 27
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 38
    • Y 0
    • K 73
    CMYK color chart

#172b45 color description : Very dark blue.

#172b45 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172b45 has RGB values of R:23, G:43, B:69 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0.38, Y:0, K:0.73. Its decimal value is 1518405.

Hex triplet 172b45 #172b45
RGB Decimal 23, 43, 69 rgb(23,43,69)
RGB Percent 9, 16.9, 27.1 rgb(9%,16.9%,27.1%)
CMYK 67, 38, 0, 73
HSL 213.9°, 50, 18 hsl(213.9,50%,18%)
HSV (or HSB) 213.9°, 66.7, 27.1
Web Safe 003333 #003333
CIE-LAB 17.176, 1.434, -18.74
XYZ 2.291, 2.339, 5.961
xyY 0.216, 0.221, 2.339
CIE-LCH 17.176, 18.795, 274.377
CIE-LUV 17.176, -7.147, -19.505
Hunter-Lab 15.295, -0.028, -12.399
Binary 00010111, 00101011, 01000101

Color Schemes with #172b45

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Alternatives to #172b45

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#172b45 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #172b45

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, #03060a is the darkest color, while #fafcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172b45

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2c2e30 is the less saturated color, while #02285a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172b45 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.

  • #282828 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #25292e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2b344d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #27354f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #19393d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #24314a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #21314b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #183440 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population