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#0072b3 Hex Color Code

#0072b3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0072b3 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0072b3 is comprised of 0% red, 44.71% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #0072b3 has a hue of 202° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.91 nm.

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#0072b3 linear gradient to complementary #8d7226

  1. #0072b3
  2. #48719c
  3. #617186
  4. #72716f
  5. #7e7158
  6. #867241
  7. #8d7226

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005e9d
  2. #0065a4
  3. #006bac
  4. #0072b3
  5. #1879ba
  6. #277fc2
  7. #3286c9

Tones

  1. #0072b3
  2. #2e6ea4
  3. #3f6a95
  4. #4a6686
  5. #516277
  6. #565e68
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#0072b3 to White

  1. #0072b3
  2. #4e88c0
  3. #779ecc
  4. #9ab6d9
  5. #bccde6
  6. #dee6f2
  7. #ffffff

#0072b3 to Black

  1. #0072b3
  2. #135e93
  3. #194b74
  4. #193956
  5. #16283a
  6. #101720
  7. #000000

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  1. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 0.383
  2. Tollens

    1. ★ T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 0.717
    2. ★ T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 2.148
  3. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 0.775
    2. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.595
  4. Colortrend

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 0.775
    2. Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.595
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 0.796
    2. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 2.414
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Hi-C Blue / T08 28-4
      #0174b3
      ΔE = 1.031
    2. Handsome Royal / T12 41.H3
      #036ba8
      ΔE = 2.821
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 1.160
    2. ★ Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 1.926
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-b3
      #0c70ad
      ΔE = 1.213
    2. ★ 34-b2
      #1076b5
      ΔE = 1.651
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 1.218
    2. 60.18.24
      #3870a5
      ΔE = 2.828
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6556
      #1d74b1
      ΔE = 1.257
    2. 6129
      #3970a6
      ΔE = 2.776
  11. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 1.293
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 1.330
    2. ★ Planetarium 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 1.609
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 1.330
    2. Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.873
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 1.525
  15. Duron

    1. ★ Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 1.593
    2. Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 2.681
  16. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 1.666
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.40.40
      #2e72ad
      ΔE = 1.712
  18. Dulux

    1. ★ Sapphire Springs 3
      #2770b0
      ΔE = 1.750
    2. ★ 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.163
  19. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1111
      #0074b0
      ΔE = 1.832
    2. 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 2.995
  20. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 1.841
  21. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 1.924
  22. Sto

    1. ★ 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 1.924
  23. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-550 Artesian Water
      #0075b1
      ΔE = 2.056
    2. S-G-540 Song Bird
      #006ea9
      ΔE = 2.303
  24. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 2.080
  25. Olympic

    1. ★ Cobalt Stone A52-6
      #006faa
      ΔE = 2.106
    2. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.619
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10416
      #0073bb
      ΔE = 2.136
    2. CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 2.401
  27. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 2.270
    2. Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 2.549
  28. California Paints

    1. DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 2.366
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 2.366
  30. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 2.427
  31. ICI Paints

    1. 4180 Azure Blue 39BB 18/351
      #3372a8
      ΔE = 2.479
    2. Regatta Bay 13BB 17/399
      #0071a9
      ΔE = 2.855
  32. AMC

    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 2.621
  33. Dulux Australia

    1. Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 2.697
  34. Pantone / PMS

    1. Process Blue 2X
      #0077bf
      ΔE = 2.713
  35. Valspar Paint

    1. Filoli Garden Pool
      #0079bd
      ΔE = 2.727
  36. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 2.733
  37. Resene

    1. Primetime B57-094-245
      #3973a9
      ΔE = 2.770
  38. Plascon

    1. Bashful Blue B3-C1-4
      #286ca4
      ΔE = 2.827
  39. Devoe Paint

    1. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 2.970
  40. Lotus

    1. Olympic Blue / L26
      #0e73aa
      ΔE = 2.990

#0072b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0072b3 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #0072b3">…</p>

#0072b3 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #0072b3">…</p>

#0072b3 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0072b3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29363
Binary
00000000, 01110010, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#0072b3
Closest short hex
#07b ΔE = 2.025
RGB
rgb(0, 114, 179)
RGBA
rgba(0, 114, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.389, b: 0.611
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 27.312%, blue: 70.196%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747853 / 0xff0072b3
HSL
hsl(202, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 100%%, 35%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (201.788), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 70% (0.702)
HSP
hue: 201.788, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 41.652
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.255, S: 100.019, L: 46.025
Cubehelix
H: -163.890, S: 1.130, L: 0.341
TSL
T: -1.957, S: 0.453, L: 0.342
CMYK
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 36 (0.363), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 30 (0.298)
CMY
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 55 (0.553), yellow: 30 (0.298)
XYZ
X: 14.151, Y: 15.287, Z: 44.844
xyY
x: 0.191, y: 0.206, Y: 15.287
CIELab
L: 46.025, a: -2.348, b: -41.863
CIELuv
L: 46.025, u: -28.776, v: -62.433
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.025, C: 41.928, H: 266.790
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.025, C: 68.745, H: 245.255
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.099, a: -3.820, b: -40.632
CIECAM02
J: 34.302, C: 54.167, h: 241.864, Q: 115.390, M: 47.368, s: 64.071, H: 302.047
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.347, jaune: -7.280, green: 3.721
LMS
L: 9.654, M: 16.267, S: 44.350
YCbCr
Y: 90.998, Cb: 173.407, Cr: 73.339
YCgCo
Y: 101.750, Cg: 12.250, Co: -44.750
YDbDr
Y: 87.324, Db: 137.945, Dr: 166.067
YPbPr
Y: 94.398, Pb: 45.610, Pr: -59.990
xvYCC
Y: 97.071, Cb: 168.065, Cr: 75.303
YIQ
Y: 87.324, I: -88.794, Q: -3.882
YUV
Y: 87.324, U: 45.114, V: -76.611
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 1.701
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 1.048

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