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#0072bc Hex Color Code

#0072bc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0072bc is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0072bc is comprised of 0% red, 44.71% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #0072bc has a hue of 204° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.84 nm.

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#0072bc linear gradient to complementary #9d851f

  1. #0072bc
  2. #4f74a4
  3. #6b778c
  4. #7d7a74
  5. #8a7d5b
  6. #958141
  7. #9d851f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005ea6
  2. #0065ad
  3. #006bb4
  4. #0072bc
  5. #1a79c4
  6. #2880cb
  7. #3486d3

Tones

  1. #0072bc
  2. #306eac
  3. #426b9c
  4. #4d688c
  5. #55647d
  6. #5a616d
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#0072bc to White

  1. #0072bc
  2. #5088c7
  3. #799ed3
  4. #9cb5de
  5. #becde9
  6. #dfe6f4
  7. #ffffff

#0072bc to Black

  1. #0072bc
  2. #145e9a
  3. #1a4b79
  4. #1a395a
  5. #17283c
  6. #111721
  7. #000000

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  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10417
      #0071b9
      ΔE = 0.659
    2. ★ CF10416
      #0073bb
      ΔE = 0.713
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 1.315
    2. Blue
      #3e73b2
      ΔE = 2.889
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.317
    2. ★ 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 1.519
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.371
    2. Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 2.860
  5. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 1.413
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 1.455
    2. Planetarium 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.735
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6515
      #216fb8
      ΔE = 1.539
    2. ★ 6509
      #2a74bb
      ΔE = 1.615
  8. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 1.633
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-b
      #2e73b9
      ΔE = 1.680
    2. 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 2.671
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.972
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.972
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Process Blue 2X
      #0077bf
      ΔE = 2.030
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ Sapphire Springs 3
      #2770b0
      ΔE = 2.086
    2. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.367
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 4
      #3474b8
      ΔE = 2.164
    2. 39/08
      #0070b0
      ΔE = 2.943
  15. AMC

    1. ★ Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 2.213
  16. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.336
  17. Porter Paints

    1. Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.595
    2. Planetarium / 249-6
      #166eae
      ΔE = 2.735
  18. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 2.680
  19. Rodda Paint

    1. Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.707
  20. Colortrend

    1. Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.707
  21. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 2.791
  22. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.835
  23. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 2.890
  24. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.891
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-B
      #0076b8
      ΔE = 2.892
  26. Sto

    1. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 2.945

#0072bc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0072bc foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="color: #0072bc">…</p>

#0072bc background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #0072bc">…</p>

#0072bc shadow

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0072bc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29372
Binary
00000000, 01110010, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#0072bc
Closest short hex
#27b ΔE = 2.421
RGB
rgb(0, 114, 188)
RGBA
rgba(0, 114, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.377, b: 0.623
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 27.830%, blue: 73.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747844 / 0xff0072bc
HSL
hsl(204, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 100%%, 37%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (203.617), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 203.617, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 42.342
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.962, S: 100.019, L: 46.530
Cubehelix
H: -161.646, S: 1.178, L: 0.345
TSL
T: -2.011, S: 0.451, L: 0.346
CMYK
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 39 (0.394), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 26 (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 100 (1.000), magenta: 55 (0.553), yellow: 26 (0.263)
XYZ
X: 15.091, Y: 15.663, Z: 49.795
xyY
x: 0.187, y: 0.194, Y: 15.663
CIELab
L: 46.530, a: 1.221, b: -46.279
CIELuv
L: 46.530, u: -28.257, v: -69.807
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.530, C: 46.295, H: 271.511
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.530, C: 75.309, H: 247.962
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.577, a: -1.197, b: -46.894
CIECAM02
J: 34.733, C: 57.292, h: 244.508, Q: 116.112, M: 50.101, s: 65.687, H: 303.316
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.381, jaune: -8.096, green: 3.678
LMS
L: 9.701, M: 16.274, S: 49.227
YCbCr
Y: 91.880, Cb: 177.358, Cr: 72.700
YCgCo
Y: 104.000, Cg: 10.000, Co: -47.000
YDbDr
Y: 88.350, Db: 149.942, Dr: 168.020
YPbPr
Y: 95.046, Pb: 50.110, Pr: -60.404
xvYCC
Y: 97.628, Cb: 172.018, Cr: 74.939
YIQ
Y: 88.350, I: -91.685, Q: -1.082
YUV
Y: 88.350, U: 49.038, V: -77.511
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.498
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 1.824

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