#174f99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #174f99 is composed of 9% red, 31% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 85% cyan, 48.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 214.2 degrees, a saturation of 73.9% and a lightness of 34.5%. #174f99 color hex could be obtained by blending #2e9eff with #000033. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 9
    • G 31
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 85
    • M 48
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#174f99 color description : Dark blue.

#174f99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #174f99 has RGB values of R:23, G:79, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.85, M:0.48, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 1527705.

Hex triplet 174f99 #174f99
RGB Decimal 23, 79, 153 rgb(23,79,153)
RGB Percent 9, 31, 60 rgb(9%,31%,60%)
CMYK 85, 48, 0, 40
HSL 214.2°, 73.9, 34.5 hsl(214.2,73.9%,34.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 214.2°, 85, 60
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 34.135, 10.931, -45.449
XYZ 8.898, 8.073, 31.225
xyY 0.185, 0.168, 8.073
CIE-LCH 34.135, 46.745, 283.524
CIE-LUV 34.135, -17.181, -63.673
Hunter-Lab 28.414, 6.174, -45.266
Binary 00010111, 01001111, 10011001

Color Schemes with #174f99

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Alternatives to #174f99

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#174f99 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #174f99

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, #020911 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #174f99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #54575c is the less saturated color, while #034cad is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #174f99 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.

  • #474747 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #3d4957 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #30579d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005b96 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006268 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #26549b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #085697 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #085b79 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population