#172e50 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172e50 is composed of 9% red, 18% green and 31.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.3% cyan, 42.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 68.6% black. It has a hue angle of 215.8 degrees, a saturation of 55.3% and a lightness of 20.2%. #172e50 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e5ca0 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 9
    • G 18
    • B 31
    RGB color chart
    • C 71
    • M 43
    • Y 0
    • K 69
    CMYK color chart

#172e50 color description : Very dark blue.

#172e50 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172e50 has RGB values of R:23, G:46, B:80 and CMYK values of C:0.71, M:0.43, Y:0, K:0.69. Its decimal value is 1519184.

Hex triplet 172e50 #172e50
RGB Decimal 23, 46, 80 rgb(23,46,80)
RGB Percent 9, 18, 31.4 rgb(9%,18%,31.4%)
CMYK 71, 43, 0, 69
HSL 215.8°, 55.3, 20.2 hsl(215.8,55.3%,20.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.8°, 71.3, 31.4
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 18.865, 3.736, -23.538
XYZ 2.778, 2.715, 7.967
xyY 0.206, 0.202, 2.715
CIE-LCH 18.865, 23.833, 279.02
CIE-LUV 18.865, -8.09, -25.949
Hunter-Lab 16.478, 1.257, -17.131
Binary 00010111, 00101110, 01010000

Color Schemes with #172e50

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Alternatives to #172e50

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#172e50 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #172e50

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Shades and Tints of #172e50

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, #010204 is the darkest color, while #f4f7fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172e50

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #333334 is the less saturated color, while #032a64 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172e50 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
  • #272c32 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2a3758 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #223959 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #103d42 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #233455 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1e3555 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #133847 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population