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#0072b0 Hex Color Code

#0072b0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0072b0 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0072b0 is comprised of 0% red, 44.71% green and 69.02% blue. In the HSL color space #0072b0 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.31 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#0072b0 linear gradient to complementary #896c27

  1. #0072b0
  2. #46719a
  3. #5f6f83
  4. #6f6e6d
  5. #7a6d57
  6. #836d40
  7. #896c27

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005e9a
  2. #0065a1
  3. #006ba9
  4. #0072b0
  5. #1879b7
  6. #267fbf
  7. #3286c6

Tones

  1. #0072b0
  2. #2d6da1
  3. #3e6992
  4. #486583
  5. #506075
  6. #555c66
  7. #585858

Tints and Shades

#0072b0 to white

  1. #0072b0
  2. #4d88bd
  3. #769eca
  4. #9ab6d8
  5. #bccde5
  6. #dee6f2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0072b0 to black

  1. #0072b0
  2. #135e90
  3. #184b72
  4. #193955
  5. #162839
  6. #101720
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. New Look

    1. ★ Blue Crush / D20-04
      #0072ad
      ΔE = 0.972 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ Dory / D20-02
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 1.428 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  2. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 0.988 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Federal Standard 15092
      #0075aa
      ΔE = 3.313 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ T5.49.35
      #0071ac
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ U0.40.40
      #3071aa
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 1.055 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 74 25 231 / Kobaltblau 30
      #0078c0
      ΔE = 3.669 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  5. Sto

    1. ★ 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  6. Duron

    1. ★ Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 1.157 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6556
      #1d74b1
      ΔE = 1.177 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 6509
      #2a74bb
      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  9. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ Hi-C Blue / P125-C7
      #0172a9
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Blast Blue / T12 40.H4
      #17659f
      ΔE = 4.991 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Light Blue
      #4777a3
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Cobalt Stone A52-6
      #006faa
      ΔE = 1.417 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ Rainbow Bright A48-6
      #096da9
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  14. Wattyl

    1. ★ Hidden Springs / E26W
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 1.428 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. North Sea / PPG1239-6
      #1d78ab
      ΔE = 3.973 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  16. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3050-R80B
      #4679b1
      ΔE = 4.847 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  17. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Sources chaudes
      #0071aa
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 3.166 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  18. Tollens

    1. ★ T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. T2002-2
      #0072a3
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. S 1565-B
      #007abe
      ΔE = 3.403 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  20. Apple Barrel

    1. ★ Award Blue / 21892
      #006fa8
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Denim Blue / 21354
      #00699f
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  21. ProMarker

    1. ★ French Navy
      #006fa8
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ True Blue
      #0f72b6
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  22. Behr

    1. ★ Cerulean 560B-7
      #006ea8
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Mega Blue P520-6
      #356fa7
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  23. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  24. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. BS 4800 20 D 44 - Blue
      #3d699a
      ΔE = 4.637 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Regatta Bay 13BB 17/399
      #0071a9
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 4182 Portuguese Blue 45BB 22/347
      #437ab0
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 4.595 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  27. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. DE 5859 - The Blues
      #296a9d
      ΔE = 3.694 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  28. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. ★ Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Blue Chip - 6959
      #016ea7
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Lupine - 6810
      #4e739f
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  30. Lotus

    1. ★ Olympic Blue / L26
      #0e73aa
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  31. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  32. Dulux

    1. 45BB 18/339
      #3573ab
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. 36BB 15/398
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 3.090 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  33. Coo-Var

    1. Blue / Sky Blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  34. Plascon

    1. Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Honky Tonk Blue B4-C1-4
      #3068a4
      ΔE = 4.563 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  35. Brillux

    1. 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. 60.15.24
      #436c96
      ΔE = 4.946 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  36. Resene

    1. Primetime B57-094-245
      #3973a9
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Lochmara B55-104-244
      #316ea0
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  37. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Model Master 2726
      #2676a8
      ΔE = 3.513 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  38. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Kingfisher 151-7
      #0078b2
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. River Valley 251-7
      #00689e
      ΔE = 4.405 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  39. Dulux Australia

    1. Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Too Blue / A362
      #3d6995
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Trooper 26-14
      #346ea0
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Shadow's Secret 27-13
      #476f9c
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  41. Caran d'Ache

    1. 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 3.051 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  42. Loop

    1. Lens / Maxi Lens / LP-204 / LP-423
      #1e74a7
      ΔE = 3.081 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Taverny / LP-219
      #336699 / #369
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  43. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C70
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 3.090 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Clear Blue B80
      #006b9f
      ΔE = 4.003 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  44. Valspar Paint

    1. Filoli Garden Pool
      #0079bd
      ΔE = 3.095 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Peek-A-Boo Blue
      #1076ab
      ΔE = 3.225 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  45. Devoe Paint

    1. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 3.138 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Blue Blood / 47BB 14/349
      #376999
      ΔE = 4.448 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  46. Benjamin Moore

    1. Paddington Blue / 791
      #146aa8
      ΔE = 3.172 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Athens Blue / 797
      #3e75ad
      ΔE = 3.385 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  47. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 3.204 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  48. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blue Jeans / 36C-6
      #3b72a2
      ΔE = 3.290 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Marina City / 35C-6
      #2076a8
      ΔE = 3.689 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  49. AMC

    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 3.291 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 3.992 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  50. Ford

    1. Wedgewood Blue
      #3774a4
      ΔE = 3.389 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Bright Regatta Blue
      #436a97
      ΔE = 4.995 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  51. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Caledor Sky
      #396e9e
      ΔE = 3.427 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  52. Disney

    1. 3C-40-4 Star Command Blue
      #007bb8
      ΔE = 3.485 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  53. Abet Laminati

    1. Bleu Primario 838
      #026aac
      ΔE = 3.486 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Blu Intenso 1818
      #1e78be
      ΔE = 3.856 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  54. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-73 Effluvium
      #336b9e
      ΔE = 3.511 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 7331-63 Battalion Blue
      #2c6e99
      ΔE = 4.832 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  55. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10407
      #0069a3
      ΔE = 3.567 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. CF10400
      #007ec0
      ΔE = 4.592 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  56. Jedynka

    1. Világos Kék
      #0070a3
      ΔE = 3.633 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  57. Chrysler

    1. Atlantic Blue
      #4372a4
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Intense Blue
      #237cbf
      ΔE = 4.485 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  58. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 3.754 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Medium Blue
      #4a6d98
      ΔE = 5.134 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  59. PlaidFX

    1. Beta Blue / 36861
      #0469ab
      ΔE = 3.864 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  60. Kelly-Moore

    1. Safety Blue / KM-007
      #167cb9
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Safety Blue / 564
      #106d9f
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  61. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 3.879 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  62. Tikkurila

    1. 0128 / Blue
      #2b699d
      ΔE = 3.882 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. 0247 / Harebell
      #2374a3
      ΔE = 4.166 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  63. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 3.941 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  64. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-b1
      #147cbd
      ΔE = 3.946 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. 33-a6
      #036c9b
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  65. Pantone / PMS

    1. 641
      #0078ad
      ΔE = 3.969 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. 3015
      #00669e
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  66. KILZ

    1. Triumph Blue / C732
      #3f73a0
      ΔE = 3.996 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Beyond The Sea / C721
      #366797
      ΔE = 5.011 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  67. Delta

    1. Copen Blue / 020510202W
      #186e9e
      ΔE = 4.121 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Denim Blue / 024770202W
      #3d7db1
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  68. Focoltone

    1. 2234
      #37729e
      ΔE = 4.156 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 4.608 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  69. Earthpaint

    1. 2-36-5 Geneva Blue
      #4770a0
      ΔE = 4.202 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 2-35-5 Blue Brook
      #4678a6
      ΔE = 4.837 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  70. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 281A Liberty Blue
      #0067a2
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 4.628 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  71. Pascol

    1. Into the Night PZ3010
      #2372a0
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  72. General Paint

    1. Chill Out / CL 2316A
      #3e719c
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Blueberry Inlet / CL 2247N
      #20689a
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  73. Nippon Paint

    1. Liberty Blue / NP PB 1533 A
      #0067a6
      ΔE = 4.308 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 4.579 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  74. Dutch Boy

    1. Crayola Blue
      #396e99
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Crayola Cerulean
      #007cb2
      ΔE = 4.890 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  75. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo blue medium / 146
      #007dc2
      ΔE = 4.504 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  76. Matthews Paint

    1. Blue Lightening / 2625
      #4875a2
      ΔE = 4.599 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Soda Can Blue / 13912
      #007cb3
      ΔE = 4.684 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  77. RAL

    1. RAL 260 40 45
      #0066a3
      ΔE = 4.625 / LRV ≈ 12.1%
    2. RAL 260 40 40
      #00659d
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  78. Teknos

    1. GBI108
      #4275a0
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  79. Coronado Paint

    1. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 4.949 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  80. Nerolac

    1. Ultra Blue - 2377
      #3e75b7
      ΔE = 4.954 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Blue Dame - 4267
      #00659e
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  81. Vista Paint

    1. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  82. Scib Paints

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  83. Berger

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  84. Testors

    1. Testors 1804
      #17719e
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 14.5%

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#0072b0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0072b0 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #0072b0">…</p>

#0072b0 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #0072b0">…</p>

#0072b0 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0072b0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29360
Binary
00000000, 01110010, 10110000
Hexadecimal
#0072b0
LRV
≈ 15.2%
Closest short hex
#07b ΔE = 2.508
RGB
rgb(0, 114, 176)
RGBA
rgba(0, 114, 176, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.393, b: 0.607
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 27.132%, blue: 69.020%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747856 / 0xff0072b0
HSL
hsl(201, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (201.136), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 69% (0.690)
HSP
hue: 201.136, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 41.428%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.218, S: 100.019, L: 45.863
Cubehelix
H: -164.687, S: 1.114, L: 0.340
TSL
T: -1.939, S: 0.454, L: 0.341
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 35% (0.352), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 31% (0.310)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 31% (0.310)
XYZ
X: 13.851, Y: 15.167, Z: 43.263
xyY
x: 0.192, y: 0.210, Y: 15.167
CIELab
L: 45.863, a: -3.533, b: -40.374
CIELuv
L: 45.863, u: -28.956, v: -59.946
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.863, C: 40.528, H: 264.999
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.863, C: 66.574, H: 244.218
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.945, a: -4.672, b: -38.602
CIECAM02
J: 34.163, C: 53.123, h: 240.862, Q: 115.157, M: 46.455, s: 63.514, H: 301.570
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.335, jaune: -7.006, green: 3.739
LMS
L: 9.640, M: 16.265, S: 42.793
YCbCr
Y: 90.704, Cb: 172.090, Cr: 73.552
YCoCg
Y: 101.000, Cg: 13.000, Co: -44.000
YDbDr
Y: 86.982, Db: 133.946, Dr: 165.416
YPbPr
Y: 94.182, Pb: 44.110, Pr: -59.852
xvYCC
Y: 96.886, Cb: 166.748, Cr: 75.424
YIQ
Y: 86.982, I: -87.830, Q: -4.816
YUV
Y: 86.982, U: 43.806, V: -76.311
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/10 ΔE = 1.894
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 1.929

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