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#0072c5 Hex Color Code

#0072c5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0072c5 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0072c5 is comprised of 0% red, 44.71% green and 77.25% blue. In the HSL color space #0072c5 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.96 nm.

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#0072c5 linear gradient to complementary #b5a110

  1. #0072c5
  2. #5878ac
  3. #778093
  4. #8c877a
  5. #9d905f
  6. #aa9841
  7. #b5a110

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005eae
  2. #0065b6
  3. #006bbd
  4. #0072c5
  5. #1b79cd
  6. #2a80d4
  7. #3687dc

Tones

  1. #0072c5
  2. #336fb4
  3. #466da4
  4. #526a93
  5. #5a6883
  6. #5f6573
  7. #636363

Tints and Shades

#0072c5 to White

  1. #0072c5
  2. #5288cf
  3. #7b9ed9
  4. #9eb5e3
  5. #bfcdec
  6. #dfe6f6
  7. #ffffff

#0072c5 to Black

  1. #0072c5
  2. #155ea1
  3. #1b4b7f
  4. #1b395e
  5. #18283f
  6. #111722
  7. #000000

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      #0070c8
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6040
      #3073bc
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. 6509
      #2a74bb
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #0075cf
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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    1. ★ 34-a
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 35-b1
      #2c6fb3
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 300
      #006ec7
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
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      #1a75cf
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
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      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
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      #3474b8
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
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    1. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
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    1. Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
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    1. Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10417
      #0071b9
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. CF10416
      #0073bb
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 15.8%

#0072c5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0072c5 foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #0072c5">…</p>

#0072c5 background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #0072c5">…</p>

#0072c5 shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0072c5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29381
Binary
00000000, 01110010, 11000101
Hexadecimal
#0072c5
LRV
≈ 16.1%
Closest short hex
#07c ΔE = 1.925
RGB
rgb(0, 114, 197)
RGBA
rgba(0, 114, 197, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.367, b: 0.633
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.283%, blue: 0.773%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747835 / 0xff0072c5
HSL
hsl(205, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 100%%, 39%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.279), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 205.279, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 43.053%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.176, S: 100.019, L: 47.058
Cubehelix
H: -159.601, S: 1.227, L: 0.349
TSL
T: -2.061, S: 0.449, L: 0.350
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 42% (0.421), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 23% (0.227)
XYZ
X: 16.091, Y: 16.064, Z: 55.065
xyY
x: 0.184, y: 0.184, Y: 16.064
CIELab
L: 47.058, a: 4.801, b: -50.623
CIELuv
L: 47.058, u: -27.774, v: -77.045
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.058, C: 50.850, H: 275.418
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.058, C: 81.899, H: 250.176
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.079, a: 1.527, b: -53.403
CIECAM02
J: 35.184, C: 60.384, h: 246.691, Q: 116.864, M: 52.805, s: 67.220, H: 304.376
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.414, jaune: -8.903, green: 3.650
LMS
L: 9.750, M: 16.282, S: 54.418
YCbCr
Y: 92.762, Cb: 181.309, Cr: 72.061
YCgCo
Y: 106.250, Cg: 7.750, Co: -49.250
YDbDr
Y: 89.376, Db: 161.939, Dr: 169.973
YPbPr
Y: 95.694, Pb: 54.610, Pr: -60.818
xvYCC
Y: 98.184, Cb: 175.971, Cr: 74.576
YIQ
Y: 89.376, I: -94.576, Q: 1.718
YUV
Y: 89.376, U: 52.962, V: -78.411
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/12 ΔE = 4.837
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 0.468

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