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#0072bd Hex Color Code

#0072bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0072bd is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0072bd is comprised of 0% red, 44.71% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #0072bd has a hue of 204° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.74 nm.

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#0072bd linear gradient to complementary #9f871e

  1. #0072bd
  2. #5075a5
  3. #6c788d
  4. #7e7b74
  5. #8c7f5b
  6. #978341
  7. #9f871e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005ea7
  2. #0065ae
  3. #006bb5
  4. #0072bd
  5. #1a79c5
  6. #2980cc
  7. #3587d4

Tones

  1. #0072bd
  2. #316fad
  3. #436b9d
  4. #4e688d
  5. #56657e
  6. #5b626e
  7. #5f5f5f

Tints and Shades

#0072bd to white

  1. #0072bd
  2. #5088c8
  3. #799ed3
  4. #9cb5de
  5. #becde9
  6. #dfe6f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0072bd to black

  1. #0072bd
  2. #145e9b
  3. #1a4b7a
  4. #1a395a
  5. #17283d
  6. #111721
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 0.415 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. ★ 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 1.022 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.199 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.199 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 34-a2
      #0066ac
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6515
      #216fb8
      ΔE = 1.434 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ 6509
      #2a74bb
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 1.521 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. Blue
      #3e73b2
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 3.024 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  7. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Royal Plume / 148-6
      #3879c2
      ΔE = 3.745 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  9. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. DE 5845 - God Bless the US
      #0477b4
      ΔE = 4.604 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 4.574 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  14. AMC

    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 5.010 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  15. Dulux

    1. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 45BB 18/339
      #3573ab
      ΔE = 3.963 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  16. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  17. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3060-R90B
      #1570a8
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  18. Sto

    1. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. 35200
      #1b71aa
      ΔE = 4.578 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  19. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15180
      #0073b4
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 3.760 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  20. Colortrend

    1. Biloxi Blue
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  21. Rodda Paint

    1. Biloxi Blue H58
      #0574b5
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Bowen Blue H59
      #246ca6
      ΔE = 4.309 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  22. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  23. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 3.026 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  24. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 3.199 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Rainbow Bright A48-6
      #096da9
      ΔE = 4.440 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  25. Humbrol

    1. 52 Baltic Blue
      #006dae
      ΔE = 3.314 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 3.373 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. S 3040-R90B
      #4170a2
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4372af
      ΔE = 3.374 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10431
      #1d6cab
      ΔE = 3.392 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. CF10436
      #197ccc
      ΔE = 4.155 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  29. Chrysler

    1. Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 3.434 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Intense Blue
      #237cbf
      ΔE = 4.303 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  30. Valspar Paint

    1. Filoli Garden Pool
      #0079bd
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. Wishing Well
      #007ecc
      ΔE = 4.536 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  31. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 3.479 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Teclis Blue
      #317ec1
      ΔE = 5.033 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  32. Tollens

    1. T2003-3
      #0e72b0
      ΔE = 3.506 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T2004-4
      #286fa7
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  33. Taubmans

    1. Blueberry Buckle / T10 39C-2
      #3c6ea8
      ΔE = 3.605 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Hi-C Blue / T08 28-4
      #0174b3
      ΔE = 3.616 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  34. Bristol

    1. Dinkum Blue / P109-C6
      #1675b3
      ΔE = 3.613 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  35. Brillux

    1. 60.21.24
      #1f73af
      ΔE = 3.650 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  36. Plascon

    1. Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 3.680 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Inuendo B3-B1-3
      #0068b4
      ΔE = 3.863 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  37. Berger

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 3.729 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  38. Vista Paint

    1. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 3.729 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  39. Scib Paints

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 3.729 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  40. Sikkens

    1. U0.40.40
      #3071aa
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. T5.49.35
      #0071ac
      ΔE = 4.673 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  41. Dulux Australia

    1. Wing Commander / A338
      #006bac
      ΔE = 3.759 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. International / A374
      #3766a5
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  42. Devoe Paint

    1. Ribbon Dance / 52BB 15/410
      #396ea6
      ΔE = 3.929 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  43. Duron

    1. Blue Chip
      #006bab
      ΔE = 3.971 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 4.521 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  44. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.844 #66
      #3b78b4
      ΔE = 3.997 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  45. Coronado Paint

    1. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 4.079 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  46. Benjamin Moore

    1. Athens Blue / 797
      #3e75ad
      ΔE = 4.092 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Paddington Blue / 791
      #146aa8
      ΔE = 4.285 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  47. Caparol

    1. Iris 13
      #1c6ca8
      ΔE = 4.098 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 4.643 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  48. Ford

    1. Blue
      #3f6ca5
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Blue Ice
      #5173b0
      ΔE = 4.874 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  49. Albany Paint

    1. Marseille
      #0a6daa
      ΔE = 4.152 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  50. Volkswagen

    1. Laguna Blue
      #4371a7
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  51. Resene

    1. Primetime B57-094-245
      #3973a9
      ΔE = 4.342 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  52. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 4.350 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 8321 Royal Blue
      #3e68a3
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  53. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Planet / NP PB 1506 D
      #4d71ab
      ΔE = 4.459 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Electrify / NP AC 2097 A
      #0067a9
      ΔE = 4.760 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  54. ICI Paints

    1. 4180 Azure Blue 39BB 18/351
      #3372a8
      ΔE = 4.461 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 4211 Ribbon Dance 52BB 15/410
      #2867a6
      ΔE = 4.623 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  55. Dutch Boy

    1. Blurple
      #406da2
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Country Toile Blue
      #416d9f
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  56. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  57. Lascaux

    1. Phthalo blue medium / 146
      #007dc2
      ΔE = 4.640 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  58. Levis

    1. Clear Blue C70
      #006aa8
      ΔE = 4.644 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. Kleur Van Het Jaar Inktblauw
      #2866ac
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  59. Asian Paints

    1. Classic Blue / 9190
      #427bbe
      ΔE = 4.656 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  60. Pantone / PMS

    1. 285
      #1a75cf
      ΔE = 4.670 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. 299 2X
      #007fcc
      ΔE = 4.887 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  61. New Look

    1. Blue Crush / D20-04
      #0072ad
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Dory / D20-02
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  62. Behr

    1. Flying Fish 590B-6
      #4e74ab
      ΔE = 4.770 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Cerulean 560B-7
      #006ea8
      ΔE = 5.085 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  63. Wattyl

    1. Hidden Springs / E26W
      #0070aa
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  64. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7213D Pharaoh's Purple
      #4e77ae
      ΔE = 5.089 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  65. Nerolac

    1. Cleopatra - 2398
      #357ec1
      ΔE = 5.091 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Blue Blanket - 4247
      #4d79b4
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  66. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  67. Diamond Vogel

    1. Skylla / 0640
      #397ec3
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 19.7%

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#0072bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0072bd foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #0072bd">…</p>

#0072bd background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #0072bd">…</p>

#0072bd shadow

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0072bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29373
Binary
00000000, 01110010, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#0072bd
LRV
≈ 15.7%
Closest short hex
#27b ΔE = 2.561
RGB
rgb(0, 114, 189)
RGBA
rgba(0, 114, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.376, b: 0.624
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 27.886%, blue: 74.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747843 / 0xff0072bd
HSL
hsl(204, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (203.810), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 203.810, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 42.420%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.230, S: 100.019, L: 46.587
Cubehelix
H: -161.409, S: 1.183, L: 0.345
TSL
T: -2.016, S: 0.451, L: 0.347
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 40% (0.397), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 15.199, Y: 15.707, Z: 50.365
xyY
x: 0.187, y: 0.193, Y: 15.707
CIELab
L: 46.587, a: 1.619, b: -46.766
CIELuv
L: 46.587, u: -28.202, v: -70.618
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.587, C: 46.794, H: 271.982
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.587, C: 76.041, H: 248.230
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.632, a: -0.899, b: -47.605
CIECAM02
J: 34.782, C: 57.637, h: 244.771, Q: 116.194, M: 50.403, s: 65.862, H: 303.443
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.385, jaune: -8.187, green: 3.674
LMS
L: 9.706, M: 16.275, S: 49.788
YCbCr
Y: 91.978, Cb: 177.797, Cr: 72.629
YCoCg
Y: 104.250, Cg: 9.750, Co: -47.250
YDbDr
Y: 88.464, Db: 151.275, Dr: 168.237
YPbPr
Y: 95.118, Pb: 50.610, Pr: -60.450
xvYCC
Y: 97.690, Cb: 172.457, Cr: 74.899
YIQ
Y: 88.464, I: -92.006, Q: -0.771
YUV
Y: 88.464, U: 49.474, V: -77.611
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.738
Brand Color
Pusha ΔE = 2.109

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