#172c56 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172c56 is composed of 9% red, 17.3% green and 33.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 73.3% cyan, 48.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 66.3% black. It has a hue angle of 220 degrees, a saturation of 57.8% and a lightness of 21.4%. #172c56 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e58ac with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 9
    • G 17
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 73
    • M 49
    • Y 0
    • K 66
    CMYK color chart

#172c56 color description : Very dark blue.

#172c56 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172c56 has RGB values of R:23, G:44, B:86 and CMYK values of C:0.73, M:0.49, Y:0, K:0.66. Its decimal value is 1518678.

Hex triplet 172c56 #172c56
RGB Decimal 23, 44, 86 rgb(23,44,86)
RGB Percent 9, 17.3, 33.7 rgb(9%,17.3%,33.7%)
CMYK 73, 49, 0, 66
HSL 220°, 57.8, 21.4 hsl(220,57.8%,21.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 220°, 73.3, 33.7
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 18.607, 7.67, -27.973
XYZ 2.933, 2.655, 9.162
xyY 0.199, 0.18, 2.655
CIE-LCH 18.607, 29.005, 285.334
CIE-LUV 18.607, -7.451, -30.997
Hunter-Lab 16.295, 3.617, -21.928
Binary 00010111, 00101100, 01010110

Color Schemes with #172c56

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Alternatives to #172c56

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#172c56 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #172c56

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #172c56

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, #020409 is the darkest color, while #f8fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172c56

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #343639 is the less saturated color, while #02256b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172c56 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.

  • #2b2b2b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #272b34 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #23365e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #11395d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #003d42 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1f325b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #13345b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #083749 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population