#172e48 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172e48 is composed of 9% red, 18% green and 28.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.1% cyan, 36.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 71.8% black. It has a hue angle of 211.8 degrees, a saturation of 51.6% and a lightness of 18.6%. #172e48 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e5c90 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003333.

    • R 9
    • G 18
    • B 28
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 72
    CMYK color chart

#172e48 color description : Very dark blue.

#172e48 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172e48 has RGB values of R:23, G:46, B:72 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.72. Its decimal value is 1519176.

Hex triplet 172e48 #172e48
RGB Decimal 23, 46, 72 rgb(23,46,72)
RGB Percent 9, 18, 28.2 rgb(9%,18%,28.2%)
CMYK 68, 36, 0, 72
HSL 211.8°, 51.6, 18.6 hsl(211.8,51.6%,18.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 211.8°, 68.1, 28.2
Web Safe 003333 #003333
CIE-LAB 18.382, 0.495, -18.892
XYZ 2.5, 2.604, 6.501
xyY 0.215, 0.224, 2.604
CIE-LCH 18.382, 18.898, 271.5
CIE-LUV 18.382, -8.146, -20.204
Hunter-Lab 16.137, -0.587, -12.592
Binary 00010111, 00101110, 01001000

Color Schemes with #172e48

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Alternatives to #172e48

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#172e48 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #172e48

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 #172e48

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2d2f32 is the less saturated color, while #012d5e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172e48 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
  • #2e3650 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #293752 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #183c40 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #25334d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #22344e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #183743 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population