#172d40 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172d40 is composed of 9% red, 17.6% green and 25.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 64.1% cyan, 29.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.9% black. It has a hue angle of 207.8 degrees, a saturation of 47.1% and a lightness of 17.1%. #172d40 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e5a80 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003333.

    • R 9
    • G 18
    • B 25
    RGB color chart
    • C 64
    • M 30
    • Y 0
    • K 75
    CMYK color chart

#172d40 color description : Very dark blue.

#172d40 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172d40 has RGB values of R:23, G:45, B:64 and CMYK values of C:0.64, M:0.3, Y:0, K:0.75. Its decimal value is 1518912.

Hex triplet 172d40 #172d40
RGB Decimal 23, 45, 64 rgb(23,45,64)
RGB Percent 9, 17.6, 25.1 rgb(9%,17.6%,25.1%)
CMYK 64, 30, 0, 75
HSL 207.8°, 47.1, 17.1 hsl(207.8,47.1%,17.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.8°, 64.1, 25.1
Web Safe 003333 #003333
CIE-LAB 17.594, -1.944, -14.652
XYZ 2.217, 2.429, 5.202
xyY 0.225, 0.247, 2.429
CIE-LCH 17.594, 14.78, 262.443
CIE-LUV 17.594, -7.869, -14.967
Hunter-Lab 15.585, -1.883, -8.881
Binary 00010111, 00101101, 01000000

Color Schemes with #172d40

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Alternatives to #172d40

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#172d40 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #172d40

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CSS codes
.text {color:#172d40;}
.background {background-color:#172d40;}
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Shades and Tints of #172d40

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, #020406 is the darkest color, while #f7fafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172d40

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2b2c2c is the less saturated color, while #032e54 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172d40 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
  • #252a2e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #303548 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2d354a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1d3a3e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #273245 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #253246 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1b353f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population