#172d48 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172d48 is composed of 9% red, 17.6% green and 28.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.1% cyan, 37.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 71.8% black. It has a hue angle of 213.1 degrees, a saturation of 51.6% and a lightness of 18.6%. #172d48 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e5a90 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003333.

    • R 9
    • G 18
    • B 28
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 38
    • Y 0
    • K 72
    CMYK color chart

#172d48 color description : Very dark blue.

#172d48 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172d48 has RGB values of R:23, G:45, B:72 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0.38, Y:0, K:0.72. Its decimal value is 1518920.

Hex triplet 172d48 #172d48
RGB Decimal 23, 45, 72 rgb(23,45,72)
RGB Percent 9, 17.6, 28.2 rgb(9%,17.6%,28.2%)
CMYK 68, 38, 0, 72
HSL 213.1°, 51.6, 18.6 hsl(213.1,51.6%,18.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 213.1°, 68.1, 28.2
Web Safe 003333 #003333
CIE-LAB 18.039, 1.205, -19.432
XYZ 2.461, 2.527, 6.489
xyY 0.214, 0.22, 2.527
CIE-LCH 18.039, 19.469, 273.548
CIE-LUV 18.039, -7.806, -20.692
Hunter-Lab 15.895, -0.179, -13.075
Binary 00010111, 00101101, 01001000

Color Schemes with #172d48

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Alternatives to #172d48

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#172d48 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #172d48

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #172d48

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, #04080d is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172d48

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2d2f32 is the less saturated color, while #012b5e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172d48 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.

  • #2a2a2a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #262b30 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2d3650 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #283751 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #183b40 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #25324d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #21334e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #173642 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population