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#0072c8 Hex Color Code

#0072c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0072c8 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0072c8 is comprised of 0% red, 44.71% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #0072c8 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.69 nm.

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  1. The Erdene Zuu Monastery, Karakorum City, Mongolia
  2. Knossos temple in Greece with art
  3. White flag waving in the wind on flagpole against the sky

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Color Schemes

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#0072c8 linear gradient to complementary #c0ae08

  1. #0072c8
  2. #5b7aaf
  3. #7c8496
  4. #938e7c
  5. #a59861
  6. #b3a342
  7. #c0ae08

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005eb1
  2. #0065b9
  3. #006bc0
  4. #0072c8
  5. #1b79d0
  6. #2b80d8
  7. #3787df

Tones

  1. #0072c8
  2. #346fb7
  3. #476da6
  4. #536b95
  5. #5b6885
  6. #606674
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#0072c8 to white

  1. #0072c8
  2. #5388d2
  3. #7c9edb
  4. #9fb5e4
  5. #c0cded
  6. #e0e6f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0072c8 to black

  1. #0072c8
  2. #155ea4
  3. #1b4b81
  4. #1b395f
  5. #182840
  6. #121723
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 0.922 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 3.395 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #0075cf
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Corinthian Blue
      #326fc8
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 300
      #006ec7
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 285
      #1a75cf
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. S 2060-R90B
      #1969bb
      ΔE = 3.414 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 41/13
      #0c6cb8
      ΔE = 3.193 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  6. Focoltone

    1. 2256
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 1095
      #0076c0
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. 34-a
      #006fbb
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 35-b1
      #2c6fb3
      ΔE = 3.588 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  8. Caran d'Ache

    1. 162 Phthalo Blue
      #0571bb
      ΔE = 3.033 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. 660 Middle Cobalt Blue Hue
      #0971b8
      ΔE = 3.761 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  9. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 3.180 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  10. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2565-R80B
      #2b6cb4
      ΔE = 3.298 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  11. California Paints

    1. DEA 136 - Beautiful Blue
      #186db6
      ΔE = 3.337 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Beautiful Blue / 47
      #186db6
      ΔE = 3.337 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 3.880 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  13. HKS

    1. HKS 39
      #326cb3
      ΔE = 3.375 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. HKS 44
      #0069b3
      ΔE = 4.509 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  14. Ford

    1. Blue
      #266dca
      ΔE = 3.378 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 4.167 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6039
      #4276be
      ΔE = 3.428 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
    2. 6088
      #2c6cad
      ΔE = 4.613 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10416
      #0073bb
      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. CF10436
      #197ccc
      ΔE = 4.020 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. Royal Plume / 148-6
      #3879c2
      ΔE = 3.737 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Cobalt Glaze / 150-7
      #0071b6
      ΔE = 4.467 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  18. Sto

    1. 35100
      #2a6bb1
      ΔE = 3.885 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  19. Nerolac

    1. Ultra Blue - 2377
      #3e75b7
      ΔE = 3.890 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Lolite Stone - 4241
      #5572b2
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  20. Peintures MF

    1. Baie de Boston
      #006fb6
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Félicia
      #1c6cad
      ΔE = 5.209 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  21. Behr

    1. Wide Sky T18-17
      #3e6dae
      ΔE = 4.093 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. New Age Blue PPU15-05
      #486eae
      ΔE = 4.341 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  22. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28143
      #2272b5
      ΔE = 4.138 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Royal Plume / PPG1243-6
      #3c7ac2
      ΔE = 4.183 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Nocturne Shade / PPG1244-6
      #356fad
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  24. Mylands of London

    1. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 4.190 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  25. Delta

    1. Meridian Blue / 04023
      #3068b2
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Riviera / 04078
      #007be0
      ΔE = 4.918 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  26. Chrysler

    1. Parisian Blue
      #1169b3
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 4.507 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  27. AMC

    1. Captain Blue
      #3373b3
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  28. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Intenso 1818
      #1e78be
      ΔE = 4.336 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
    2. Lilla Gemini 430
      #5574b4
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  29. Coo-Var

    1. Blue / Sky Blue
      #2271b3
      ΔE = 4.379 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  30. Brillux

    1. 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  31. ProMarker

    1. True Blue
      #0f72b6
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  32. Earthpaint

    1. 1-36-6 American Blue
      #4372af
      ΔE = 4.524 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  33. Berger

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.561 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.561 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 4.561 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Soothing Sapphire
      #297bc1
      ΔE = 4.851 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  36. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 4.614 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  37. Volkswagen

    1. Steel Blue
      #4d6dbb
      ΔE = 4.675 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  38. Dulux

    1. 52BB 15/410
      #2c6fae
      ΔE = 4.774 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  39. Valspar Paint

    1. Deep Blue Sea
      #1e7ecd
      ΔE = 4.800 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Wishing Well
      #007ecc
      ΔE = 5.052 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  40. RAL

    1. RAL 280 50 40
      #5077ba
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  41. Matthews Paint

    1. Paddington Blue / 7327
      #466baa
      ΔE = 4.849 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  42. Benjamin Moore

    1. Big Country Blue / 2066-30
      #0167b2
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  43. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B51 Periwinkle
      #3870ac
      ΔE = 4.960 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  44. Tollens

    1. T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  45. Brighto Paints

    1. 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 5.014 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  46. Glidden

    1. Bright Bay Blue / 13BB 17/399
      #0071b4
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Cobalt Glaze / PPG1240-7
      #0072b5
      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  47. Resene

    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  48. Asian Paints

    1. Classic Blue / 9190
      #427bbe
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  49. Coronado Paint

    1. 7246 - Blue Bounty
      #4973ad
      ΔE = 5.118 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  50. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Planet / NP PB 1506 D
      #4d71ab
      ΔE = 5.142 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  51. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 53 - Blue
      #096fb1
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  52. Taubmans

    1. Blue Calico / T12 38.H1
      #5673b3
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Sheer Delight / T08 24-4
      #5571af
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  53. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  54. Olympic

    1. Blueberry Buckle A47-6
      #336eaa
      ΔE = 5.248 / LRV ≈ 14.8%

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#0072c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0072c8 foreground

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="color: #0072c8">…</p>

#0072c8 background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #0072c8">…</p>

#0072c8 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0072c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29384
Binary
00000000, 01110010, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#0072c8
LRV
≈ 16.2%
Closest short hex
#07c ΔE = 1.909
RGB
rgb(0, 114, 200)
RGBA
rgba(0, 114, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.363, b: 0.637
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 28.475%, blue: 78.431%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747832 / 0xff0072c8
HSL
hsl(206, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 100%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.800), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 205.800, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 43.295%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 250.825, S: 100.019, L: 47.239
Cubehelix
H: -158.961, S: 1.244, L: 0.350
TSL
T: -2.078, S: 0.449, L: 0.352
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 43% (0.430), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 16.439, Y: 16.203, Z: 56.893
xyY
x: 0.184, y: 0.181, Y: 16.203
CIELab
L: 47.239, a: 5.995, b: -52.055
CIELuv
L: 47.239, u: -27.621, v: -79.427
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.239, C: 52.399, H: 276.570
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.239, C: 84.093, H: 250.825
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.252, a: 2.456, b: -55.625
CIECAM02
J: 35.339, C: 61.405, h: 247.332, Q: 117.121, M: 53.697, s: 67.711, H: 304.690
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.425, jaune: -9.170, green: 3.644
LMS
L: 9.767, M: 16.285, S: 56.219
YCbCr
Y: 93.056, Cb: 182.626, Cr: 71.848
YCoCg
Y: 107.000, Cg: 7.000, Co: -50.000
YDbDr
Y: 89.718, Db: 165.938, Dr: 170.624
YPbPr
Y: 95.910, Pb: 56.110, Pr: -60.956
xvYCC
Y: 98.370, Cb: 177.289, Cr: 74.454
YIQ
Y: 89.718, I: -95.540, Q: 2.652
YUV
Y: 89.718, U: 54.270, V: -78.711
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.534
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 0.623

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