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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

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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%

#0072c3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0072c3 foreground

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #0072c3">…</p>

#0072c3 background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

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

#0072c3 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 #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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