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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
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      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

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #0072bf">…</p>

#0072bf background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #0072bf">…</p>

#0072bf shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<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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