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#0072bf Hex Color Code

#0072bf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0072bf is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0072bf is comprised of 0% red, 44.71% green and 74.9% blue. In the HSL color space #0072bf has a hue of 204° (degrees), 100% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.53 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#0072bf linear gradient to complementary #a48d1b

  1. #0072bf
  2. #5275a6
  3. #6f798e
  4. #827e75
  5. #90835c
  6. #9b8840
  7. #a48d1b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005ea9
  2. #0065b0
  3. #006bb7
  4. #0072bf
  5. #1a79c7
  6. #2980ce
  7. #3587d6

Tones

  1. #0072bf
  2. #316faf
  3. #436c9f
  4. #4f698f
  5. #57667f
  6. #5c636f
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#0072bf to white

  1. #0072bf
  2. #5188ca
  3. #799ed5
  4. #9db5df
  5. #becdea
  6. #dfe6f5
  7. #ffffff

#0072bf to black

  1. #0072bf
  2. #145e9c
  3. #1a4b7b
  4. #1a395b
  5. #17283d
  6. #111721
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.155 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10417
      #0071b9
      ΔE = 1.417 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ CF10416
      #0073bb
      ΔE = 1.476 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2144 XGC
      #006ebc
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. P 109-8 C
      #0075bb
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-b
      #2e73b9
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 34-a1
      #006bb4
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6040
      #3073bc
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 6490
      #3a6fae
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  10. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 4
      #3474b8
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. ★ 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Nocturne Shade / 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cobalt Glaze 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Nocturne Shade 248-6
      #326ead
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  14. RAL

    1. RAL 5015 / Sky blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  15. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  16. AMC

    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  17. Sto

    1. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  18. Dulux

    1. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  20. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 14.8%

#0072bf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0072bf foreground

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="color: #0072bf">…</p>

#0072bf background

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #0072bf">…</p>

#0072bf shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29375
Binary
00000000, 01110010, 10111111
Hexadecimal
#0072bf
LRV
≈ 15.8%
Closest short hex
#07c ΔE = 2.734
RGB
rgb(0, 114, 191)
RGBA
rgba(0, 114, 191, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.374, b: 0.626
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.280%, blue: 0.749%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747841 / 0xff0072bf
HSL
hsl(204, 100%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 100%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.188), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 75% (0.749)
HSP
hue: 204.188, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 42.577%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.749, S: 100.019, L: 46.703
Cubehelix
H: -160.943, S: 1.194, L: 0.346
TSL
T: -2.028, S: 0.450, L: 0.348
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 40% (0.403), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.251)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 25% (0.251)
XYZ
X: 15.418, Y: 15.794, Z: 51.516
xyY
x: 0.186, y: 0.191, Y: 15.794
CIELab
L: 46.703, a: 2.414, b: -47.735
CIELuv
L: 46.703, u: -28.092, v: -72.235
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.703, C: 47.796, H: 272.895
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.703, C: 77.505, H: 248.749
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.742, a: -0.300, b: -49.037
CIECAM02
J: 34.881, C: 58.327, h: 245.282, Q: 116.360, M: 51.006, s: 66.208, H: 303.691
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.393, jaune: -8.366, green: 3.667
LMS
L: 9.717, M: 16.277, S: 50.922
YCbCr
Y: 92.174, Cb: 178.675, Cr: 72.487
YCgCo
Y: 104.750, Cg: 9.250, Co: -47.750
YDbDr
Y: 88.692, Db: 153.941, Dr: 168.671
YPbPr
Y: 95.262, Pb: 51.610, Pr: -60.542
xvYCC
Y: 97.813, Cb: 173.336, Cr: 74.818
YIQ
Y: 88.692, I: -92.649, Q: -0.149
YUV
Y: 88.692, U: 50.346, V: -77.811
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 3.242
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 1.890

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