#172f7b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #172f7b is composed of 9% red, 18.4% green and 48.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 81.3% cyan, 61.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 51.8% black. It has a hue angle of 225.6 degrees, a saturation of 68.5% and a lightness of 28.6%. #172f7b color hex could be obtained by blending #2e5ef6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 9
    • G 18
    • B 48
    RGB color chart
    • C 81
    • M 62
    • Y 0
    • K 52
    CMYK color chart

#172f7b color description : Dark blue.

#172f7b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #172f7b has RGB values of R:23, G:47, B:123 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.62, Y:0, K:0.52. Its decimal value is 1519483.

Hex triplet 172f7b #172f7b
RGB Decimal 23, 47, 123 rgb(23,47,123)
RGB Percent 9, 18.4, 48.2 rgb(9%,18.4%,48.2%)
CMYK 81, 62, 0, 52
HSL 225.6°, 68.5, 28.6 hsl(225.6,68.5%,28.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 225.6°, 81.3, 48.2
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 22.461, 20.869, -45.803
XYZ 4.944, 3.645, 19.181
xyY 0.178, 0.131, 3.645
CIE-LCH 22.461, 50.333, 294.495
CIE-LUV 22.461, -8.478, -54.995
Hunter-Lab 19.092, 12.817, -46.203
Binary 00010111, 00101111, 01111011

Color Schemes with #172f7b

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Alternatives to #172f7b

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#172f7b Preview

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Shades and Tints of #172f7b

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, #010307 is the darkest color, while #f6f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #172f7b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #44464e is the less saturated color, while #012391 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #172f7b 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.

  • #303030 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2b303f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003e79 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00416a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00464a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #08387a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #083a70 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #083d5c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population