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#0072c3 Hex Color Code

#0072c3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0072c3 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0072c3 is comprised of 0% red, 44.71% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #0072c3 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 100% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.14 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#0072c3 linear gradient to complementary #ae9815

  1. #0072c3
  2. #5677aa
  3. #747d91
  4. #888378
  5. #988a5e
  6. #a49140
  7. #ae9815

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005eac
  2. #0065b4
  3. #006bbb
  4. #0072c3
  5. #1b79cb
  6. #2a80d2
  7. #3687da

Tones

  1. #0072c3
  2. #326fb2
  3. #456ca2
  4. #516a92
  5. #596782
  6. #5e6472
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#0072c3 to white

  1. #0072c3
  2. #5288cd
  3. #7a9ed8
  4. #9eb5e2
  5. #bfcdec
  6. #dfe6f5
  7. #ffffff

#0072c3 to black

  1. #0072c3
  2. #155ea0
  3. #1a4b7d
  4. #1b395d
  5. #17283e
  6. #111722
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 285 XGC
      #2674c2
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. ★ 2175 XGC
      #006ec1
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-a
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 35-b1
      #2c6fb3
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6040
      #3073bc
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 6509
      #2a74bb
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  8. California Paints

    1. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10417
      #0071b9
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. CF10416
      #0073bb
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  10. Caparol

    1. 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Iris 4
      #3474b8
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #0075cf
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Wave Blue
      #1f73b7
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  12. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  13. Peintures MF

    1. Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

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#0072c3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0072c3 foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #0072c3">…</p>

#0072c3 background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #0072c3">…</p>

#0072c3 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0072c3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29379
Binary
00000000, 01110010, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#0072c3
LRV
≈ 16.0%
Closest short hex
#07c ΔE = 2.100
RGB
rgb(0, 114, 195)
RGBA
rgba(0, 114, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.369, b: 0.631
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.282%, blue: 0.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747837 / 0xff0072c3
HSL
hsl(205, 100%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 100%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (204.923), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 204.923, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 42.893%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.721, S: 100.019, L: 46.939
Cubehelix
H: -160.039, S: 1.216, L: 0.348
TSL
T: -2.050, S: 0.450, L: 0.350
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 42% (0.415), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 24% (0.235)
XYZ
X: 15.864, Y: 15.973, Z: 53.866
xyY
x: 0.185, y: 0.186, Y: 15.973
CIELab
L: 46.939, a: 4.005, b: -49.664
CIELuv
L: 46.939, u: -27.878, v: -75.449
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.939, C: 49.825, H: 274.611
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.939, C: 80.435, H: 249.721
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.966, a: 0.913, b: -51.935
CIECAM02
J: 35.082, C: 59.701, h: 246.241, Q: 116.695, M: 52.207, s: 66.887, H: 304.157
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.407, jaune: -8.725, green: 3.655
LMS
L: 9.739, M: 16.280, S: 53.237
YCbCr
Y: 92.566, Cb: 180.431, Cr: 72.203
YCgCo
Y: 105.750, Cg: 8.250, Co: -48.750
YDbDr
Y: 89.148, Db: 159.273, Dr: 169.539
YPbPr
Y: 95.550, Pb: 53.610, Pr: -60.726
xvYCC
Y: 98.061, Cb: 175.093, Cr: 74.656
YIQ
Y: 89.148, I: -93.934, Q: 1.096
YUV
Y: 89.148, U: 52.090, V: -78.211
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.298
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 0.882

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