#174b99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #174b99 is composed of 9% red, 29.4% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85% cyan, 51% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 216 degrees, a saturation of 73.9% and a lightness of 34.5%. #174b99 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e96ff with #000033. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 9
    • G 29
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 51
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#174b99 color description : Dark blue.

#174b99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #174b99 has RGB values of R:23, G:75, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.51, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 1526681.

Hex triplet 174b99 #174b99
RGB Decimal 23, 75, 153 rgb(23,75,153)
RGB Percent 9, 29.4, 60 rgb(9%,29.4%,60%)
CMYK 85, 51, 0, 40
HSL 216°, 73.9, 34.5 hsl(216,73.9%,34.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 216°, 85, 60
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 32.948, 13.64, -47.364
XYZ 8.618, 7.514, 31.131
xyY 0.182, 0.159, 7.514
CIE-LCH 32.948, 49.289, 286.066
CIE-LUV 32.948, -15.974, -65.705
Hunter-Lab 27.411, 8.151, -48.15
Binary 00010111, 01001011, 10011001

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#174b99 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#174b99;}
.background {background-color:#174b99;}
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Shades and Tints of #174b99

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, #020811 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #174b99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #54575c is the less saturated color, while #0347ad is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #174b99 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.

  • #444444 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3b4555 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #24549e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005891 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005f64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1f509c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #085394 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #085777 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population