#172d70 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172d70 is composed of 9% red, 17.6% green and 43.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 79.5% cyan, 59.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 56.1% black. It has a hue angle of 225.2 degrees, a saturation of 65.9% and a lightness of 26.5%. #172d70 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e5ae0 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 9
    • G 18
    • B 44
    RGB color chart
    • C 79
    • M 60
    • Y 0
    • K 56
    CMYK color chart

#172d70 color description : Very dark blue.

#172d70 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172d70 has RGB values of R:23, G:45, B:112 and CMYK values of C:0.79, M:0.6, Y:0, K:0.56. Its decimal value is 1518960.

Hex triplet 172d70 #172d70
RGB Decimal 23, 45, 112 rgb(23,45,112)
RGB Percent 9, 17.6, 43.9 rgb(9%,17.6%,43.9%)
CMYK 79, 60, 0, 56
HSL 225.2°, 65.9, 26.5 hsl(225.2,65.9%,26.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 225.2°, 79.5, 43.9
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 20.937, 17.78, -41.257
XYZ 4.216, 3.228, 15.729
xyY 0.182, 0.139, 3.228
CIE-LCH 20.937, 44.926, 293.314
CIE-LUV 20.937, -7.873, -48.252
Hunter-Lab 17.968, 10.437, -39.325
Binary 00010111, 00101101, 01110000

Color Schemes with #172d70

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Alternatives to #172d70

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#172d70 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #172d70

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CSS codes
.text {color:#172d70;}
.background {background-color:#172d70;}
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Shades and Tints of #172d70

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, #03060e is the darkest color, while #fdfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172d70

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #414246 is the less saturated color, while #022285 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172d70 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.

  • #2e2e2e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #292e3b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003b73 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #003e65 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #004346 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #083572 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #083869 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #083b55 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population