#172b7f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172b7f is composed of 9% red, 16.9% green and 49.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 81.9% cyan, 66.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 50.2% black. It has a hue angle of 228.5 degrees, a saturation of 69.3% and a lightness of 29.4%. #172b7f color hex could be obtained by blending #2e56fe with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 9
    • G 17
    • B 50
    RGB color chart
    • C 82
    • M 66
    • Y 0
    • K 50
    CMYK color chart

#172b7f color description : Dark blue.

#172b7f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172b7f has RGB values of R:23, G:43, B:127 and CMYK values of C:0.82, M:0.66, Y:0, K:0.5. Its decimal value is 1518463.

Hex triplet 172b7f #172b7f
RGB Decimal 23, 43, 127 rgb(23,43,127)
RGB Percent 9, 16.9, 49.8 rgb(9%,16.9%,49.8%)
CMYK 82, 66, 0, 50
HSL 228.5°, 69.3, 29.4 hsl(228.5,69.3%,29.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 228.5°, 81.9, 49.8
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 21.733, 25.292, -49.527
XYZ 5.047, 3.442, 20.476
xyY 0.174, 0.119, 3.442
CIE-LCH 21.733, 55.611, 297.052
CIE-LUV 21.733, -7.599, -58.215
Hunter-Lab 18.552, 16.095, -52.451
Binary 00010111, 00101011, 01111111

Color Schemes with #172b7f

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Alternatives to #172b7f

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#172b7f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #172b7f

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Shades and Tints of #172b7f

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, #02040b is the darkest color, while #f9fafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172b7f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4b4b4b is the less saturated color, while #062090 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172b7f 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.

  • #2f2f2f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2a2e3f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003c76 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #004067 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004448 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #083679 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #08386f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #083b5c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population