#172c5a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172c5a is composed of 9% red, 17.3% green and 35.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 74.4% cyan, 51.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 64.7% black. It has a hue angle of 221.2 degrees, a saturation of 59.3% and a lightness of 22.2%. #172c5a color hex could be obtained by blending #2e58b4 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 9
    • G 17
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 74
    • M 51
    • Y 0
    • K 65
    CMYK color chart

#172c5a color description : Very dark blue.

#172c5a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172c5a has RGB values of R:23, G:44, B:90 and CMYK values of C:0.74, M:0.51, Y:0, K:0.65. Its decimal value is 1518682.

Hex triplet 172c5a #172c5a
RGB Decimal 23, 44, 90 rgb(23,44,90)
RGB Percent 9, 17.3, 35.3 rgb(9%,17.3%,35.3%)
CMYK 74, 51, 0, 65
HSL 221.2°, 59.3, 22.2 hsl(221.2,59.3%,22.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.2°, 74.4, 35.3
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 18.892, 9.339, -30.179
XYZ 3.099, 2.722, 10.034
xyY 0.195, 0.172, 2.722
CIE-LCH 18.892, 31.591, 287.194
CIE-LUV 18.892, -7.46, -33.758
Hunter-Lab 16.497, 4.663, -24.515
Binary 00010111, 00101100, 01011010

Color Schemes with #172c5a

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Alternatives to #172c5a

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#172c5a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #172c5a

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.text {color:#172c5a;}
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Shades and Tints of #172c5a

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, #03060c is the darkest color, while #fbfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172c5a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #35373c is the less saturated color, while #012470 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172c5a 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
  • #203762 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #003960 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #003e42 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1c335f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #08345d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #08374b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population