#02172c Color Information

#02172c Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #02172c. In RGB, it consists of 0.8% Red, 9.0% Green, and 17.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 95.5% Cyan, 47.7% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 82.7% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 210.0°, with saturation of 91.3% and lightness of 9%. The decimal value for #02172c is 137004, and its nearest "web safe" color is #000033. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #02172c is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#02172c Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color2, 23, 44 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color0.8%, 9.0%, 17.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.992, 0.910, 0.827 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.955, 0.477, 0, 0.827 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color210.0°, 91.3%, 9.0% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color210.0°, 95.5%, 17.3% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color0.786, 0.807, 2.497 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color2, 16, 44 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code137004 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color7.294, 0.762, -16.662 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)7.294, 16.679, 272.618 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color7.294, -4.137, -10.613 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color8.986, -0.111, -10.187 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.192, 0.197, 0.807 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4278327084 / 0xff02172c Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#000033 Copy
Last Updated: January 28, 2023

Shades of #02172c

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #02172c, its pure hue is 210.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 91.3%, and its lightness is 9.0%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #02172c, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #000103 to #021629.

Tints of #02172c

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #02172c, its pure hue is 210.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 91.3%, and its lightness is 9.0%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #02172c, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #112538 to #f0f1f3.

Tones of #02172c

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #02172c, its pure hue is 210.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 91.3%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #02172c, which range from #171717 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #00172e (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #02172c

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #02172c! For #02172c, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #02172c. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #02172c

This color, #02172c, consists of 0.8% Red, 9.0% Green, and 17.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 2, Green = 23, Blue = 44. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #02172c is 95.5% Cyan, 47.7% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 82.7% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R0.8%
C95.5%
G9.0%
M47.7%
B17.3%
Y0.0%
K82.7%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 2 23 44
Octal 2 27 54
Hexa #02 #17 #2c
Binary 00000010 00010111 00101100
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 95 47 0 82
Octal 137 57 0 122
Hexa #5f #2f #00 #52
Binary 01011111 00101111 00000000 01010010

Analogous Colors of #02172c

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #02172c — which has hue 210.0° — its analogous colors are located at 180.0° and 240.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #02172c.

Triadic Colors of #02172c

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #02172c — which has hue 210.0° — its triadic colors are located at 90.0° and 330.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #02172c.

Complementary Color of #02172c

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #02172c — which has hue 210.0° — its complementary color is located at 30.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #02172c.

Split Complementary Colors of #02172c

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #02172c — which has hue 210.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 0.0° and 210.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #02172c.

Tetradic Colors of #02172c

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #02172c — which has hue 210.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 120.0°, 210.0°, 300.0°, and 30.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #02172c.

Monochromatic Colors of #02172c

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #02172c, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #020c16 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #022344 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #02172c

We want to make getting started with #02172c on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #02172c into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #02172c can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #02172c with other HTML elements.

#02172c Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #02172c.
<span style="color: #02172c;">The color of this text is #02172c.</span>

#02172c Background Color

The background color for this text is #02172c.
<div style="background-color: #02172c; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #02172c.</div>

#02172c Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #02172c.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #02172c;">This color for the shadow of this text is #02172c.</span>

#02172c Border Color

This is a div with border color #02172c.
<div style="border: #02172c 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #02172c.</div>

#02172c Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #02172c on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #02172c; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #02172c on a white background.</div></div>

#02172c Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #02172c on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #02172c; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #02172c on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #02172c to White

This is a gradient from #02172c to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#02172c,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#02172c,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#02172c,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#02172c,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #02172c to white.</div>

Gradient from #02172c to Black

This is a gradient from #02172c to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#02172c,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#02172c,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#02172c,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#02172c,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #02172c to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #02172c

In addition to using #02172c on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #02172c in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #02172c, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 2, Green = 23, Blue = 44). If you need details about the color coordinates of #02172c in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #02172c
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(2, 23, 44)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #02172c; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #02172c; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #02172c; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(2, 23, 44);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#02172c")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:2, green:23, blue:44, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:2 green:23 blue:44 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(2f, 23f, 44f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(2, 23, 44);
 

#02172c Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #02172c the same way. For those with color blindness, #02172c might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #02172c looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #02172c is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #02172c looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #02172c will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #02172c is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 18.1:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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