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#0072b5 Hex Color Code

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#0072b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0072b5 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0072b5 is comprised of 0% red, 44.71% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #0072b5 has a hue of 202° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.65 nm.

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#0072b5 linear gradient to complementary #917624

  1. #0072b5
  2. #4a729e
  3. #647287
  4. #757370
  5. #817459
  6. #8a7540
  7. #917624

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005e9f
  2. #0065a6
  3. #006bae
  4. #0072b5
  5. #1979bc
  6. #277fc4
  7. #3386cb

Tones

  1. #0072b5
  2. #2e6ea5
  3. #406a96
  4. #4b6687
  5. #526278
  6. #575f6a
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#0072b5 to white

  1. #0072b5
  2. #4f88c1
  3. #779ece
  4. #9bb6da
  5. #bdcde6
  6. #dee6f3
  7. #ffffff

#0072b5 to black

  1. #0072b5
  2. #135e94
  3. #194b75
  4. #193957
  5. #16283a
  6. #111720
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 0.383 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ Planetarium / PPG1242-6
      #1c70ad
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 0.750 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  3. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 0.757 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  4. Colortrend

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 0.981 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Bowen Blue
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  5. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 0.981 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 1.134 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  7. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  8. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 1.234 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  10. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sports Blue
      #006faf
      ΔE = 1.396 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Planetarium / PPG1242-6
      #1c70ad
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Hi-C Blue / T08 28-4
      #0174b3
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. ★ Dinkum Blue / T12 40.G3
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  14. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10416
      #0073bb
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  16. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3553 C
      #006eb3
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Process Blue 2X
      #0077bf
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-b3
      #0c70ad
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. 35-b1
      #2c6fb3
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  19. Bristol

    1. ★ Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  20. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  21. Sikkens

    1. ★ U0.40.40
      #2e72ad
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  22. Dulux

    1. ★ 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  23. Humbrol

    1. ★ 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  24. Duron

    1. ★ Danube
      #016fac
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  25. AMC

    1. ★ Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  26. Focoltone

    1. 1111
      #0074b0
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  27. Albany Paint

    1. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  28. Sto

    1. 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  29. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Rainbow Bright A48-6
      #096da9
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  30. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  31. Behr

    1. S-G-550 Artesian Water
      #0075b1
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. S-G-540 Song Bird
      #006ea9
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  32. Valspar Paint

    1. Filoli Garden Pool
      #0079bd
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  33. Dulux Australia

    1. Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  34. California Paints

    1. DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  35. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Americana / 40
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. 4180 Azure Blue 39BB 18/351
      #3372a8
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  37. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6551
      #2e6ca7
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 6088
      #2c6cad
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  38. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  39. Resene

    1. Primetime B57-094-245
      #3973a9
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 16.0%

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#0072b5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0072b5 foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #0072b5">…</p>

#0072b5 background

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

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #0072b5">…</p>

#0072b5 shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0072b5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29365
Binary
00000000, 01110010, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#0072b5
LRV
≈ 15.4%
Closest short hex
#07b ΔE = 1.898
RGB
rgb(0, 114, 181)
RGBA
rgba(0, 114, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.386, b: 0.614
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.274%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747851 / 0xff0072b5
HSL
hsl(202, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (202.210), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 202.210, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 41.804%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.906, S: 100.019, L: 46.135
Cubehelix
H: -163.373, S: 1.140, L: 0.342
TSL
T: -1.969, S: 0.453, L: 0.343
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 37% (0.370), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 14.355, Y: 15.369, Z: 45.917
xyY
x: 0.190, y: 0.203, Y: 15.369
CIELab
L: 46.135, a: -1.556, b: -42.851
CIELuv
L: 46.135, u: -28.657, v: -64.082
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.135, C: 42.879, H: 267.920
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.135, C: 70.198, H: 245.906
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.203, a: -3.246, b: -42.002
CIECAM02
J: 34.396, C: 54.863, h: 242.497, Q: 115.548, M: 47.977, s: 64.437, H: 302.349
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.355, jaune: -7.462, green: 3.710
LMS
L: 9.665, M: 16.269, S: 45.407
YCbCr
Y: 91.194, Cb: 174.285, Cr: 73.197
YCgCo
Y: 102.250, Cg: 11.750, Co: -45.250
YDbDr
Y: 87.552, Db: 140.611, Dr: 166.501
YPbPr
Y: 94.542, Pb: 46.610, Pr: -60.082
xvYCC
Y: 97.195, Cb: 168.944, Cr: 75.222
YIQ
Y: 87.552, I: -89.436, Q: -3.260
YUV
Y: 87.552, U: 45.986, V: -76.811
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 1.534
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 0.565

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