#172b52 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172b52 is composed of 9% red, 16.9% green and 32.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 72% cyan, 47.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 67.8% black. It has a hue angle of 219.7 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 20.6%. #172b52 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e56a4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 9
    • G 17
    • B 32
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 48
    • Y 0
    • K 68
    CMYK color chart

#172b52 color description : Very dark blue.

#172b52 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172b52 has RGB values of R:23, G:43, B:82 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.48, Y:0, K:0.68. Its decimal value is 1518418.

Hex triplet 172b52 #172b52
RGB Decimal 23, 43, 82 rgb(23,43,82)
RGB Percent 9, 16.9, 32.2 rgb(9%,16.9%,32.2%)
CMYK 72, 48, 0, 68
HSL 219.7°, 56.2, 20.6 hsl(219.7,56.2%,20.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 219.7°, 72, 32.2
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 18.004, 6.74, -26.255
XYZ 2.74, 2.519, 8.324
xyY 0.202, 0.185, 2.519
CIE-LCH 18.004, 27.107, 284.398
CIE-LUV 18.004, -7.141, -28.602
Hunter-Lab 15.871, 3.04, -19.986
Binary 00010111, 00101011, 01010010

Color Schemes with #172b52

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Alternatives to #172b52

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#172b52 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #172b52

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Shades and Tints of #172b52

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, #020305 is the darkest color, while #f5f8fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172b52

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #333436 is the less saturated color, while #032466 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172b52 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.

  • #292929 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #252931 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #24355a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #17375a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #083c40 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1f3157 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #173357 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0d3546 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population