#173c40 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #173c40 is composed of 9% red, 23.5% green and 25.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 64.1% cyan, 6.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 74.9% black. It has a hue angle of 185.9 degrees, a saturation of 47.1% and a lightness of 17.1%. #173c40 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e7880 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003333.

    • R 9
    • G 24
    • B 25
    RGB color chart
    • C 64
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 75
    CMYK color chart

#173c40 color description : Very dark cyan.

#173c40 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #173c40 has RGB values of R:23, G:60, B:64 and CMYK values of C:0.64, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.75. Its decimal value is 1522752.

Hex triplet 173c40 #173c40
RGB Decimal 23, 60, 64 rgb(23,60,64)
RGB Percent 9, 23.5, 25.1 rgb(9%,23.5%,25.1%)
CMYK 64, 6, 0, 75
HSL 185.9°, 47.1, 17.1 hsl(185.9,47.1%,17.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 185.9°, 64.1, 25.1
Web Safe 003333 #003333
CIE-LAB 22.944, -11.722, -6.464
XYZ 2.894, 3.784, 5.428
xyY 0.239, 0.313, 3.784
CIE-LCH 22.944, 13.386, 208.873
CIE-LUV 22.944, -13.534, -5.927
Hunter-Lab 19.452, -7.481, -2.928
Binary 00010111, 00111100, 01000000

Color Schemes with #173c40

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Alternatives to #173c40

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#173c40 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #173c40

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CSS codes
.text {color:#173c40;}
.background {background-color:#173c40;}
.border {border:1px solid #173c40;}

Shades and Tints of #173c40

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, #020606 is the darkest color, while #f7fcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #173c40

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #2b2c2c is the less saturated color, while #034c54 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #173c40 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.

  • #313131 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2c3334 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #404046 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #413f4c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #23454b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #313f44 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #323e47 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1f4247 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population