#172bff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172bff is composed of 9% red, 16.9% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 91% cyan, 83.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 234.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 54.5%. #172bff color hex could be obtained by blending #2e56ff with #0000ff. Closest websafe color is: #0033ff.

    • R 9
    • G 17
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 91
    • M 83
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#172bff color description : Vivid blue.

#172bff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172bff has RGB values of R:23, G:43, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.91, M:0.83, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 1518591.

Hex triplet 172bff #172bff
RGB Decimal 23, 43, 255 rgb(23,43,255)
RGB Percent 9, 16.9, 100 rgb(9%,16.9%,100%)
CMYK 91, 83, 0, 0
HSL 234.8°, 100, 54.5 hsl(234.8,100%,54.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 234.8°, 91, 100
Web Safe 0033ff #0033ff
CIE-LAB 36.23, 68.568, -101.292
XYZ 19.264, 9.128, 95.349
xyY 0.156, 0.074, 9.128
CIE-LCH 36.23, 122.318, 304.096
CIE-LUV 36.23, -11.116, -133.086
Hunter-Lab 30.213, 60.936, -165.962
Binary 00010111, 00101011, 11111111

Color Schemes with #172bff

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Alternatives to #172bff

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#172bff Preview

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Shades and Tints of #172bff

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, #000003 is the darkest color, while #eff0ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172bff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828494 is the less saturated color, while #172bff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172bff 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.

  • #3d3d3d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #353964 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005bb1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006098 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00676b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0849cd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #084dbe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0851a1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population