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#0072ca Hex Color Code

#0072ca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0072ca is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0072ca is comprised of 0% red, 44.71% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #0072ca has a hue of 206° (degrees), 100% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.53 nm.

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#0072ca linear gradient to complementary #c8b802

  1. #0072ca
  2. #5e7cb1
  3. #808798
  4. #98927f
  5. #aa9e63
  6. #baab43
  7. #c8b802

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005eb3
  2. #0065bb
  3. #006bc2
  4. #0072ca
  5. #1c79d2
  6. #2b80da
  7. #3887e2

Tones

  1. #0072ca
  2. #3470b9
  3. #476da8
  4. #536b97
  5. #5c6986
  6. #616775
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#0072ca to white

  1. #0072ca
  2. #5388d3
  3. #7c9edc
  4. #9fb5e5
  5. #c0cdee
  6. #e0e6f7
  7. #ffffff

#0072ca to black

  1. #0072ca
  2. #155ea5
  3. #1b4b82
  4. #1b3960
  5. #182840
  6. #121723
  7. #000000

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      #0070c8
      ΔE = 0.753 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #0075cf
      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Blue
      #0070d2
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 300
      #006ec7
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 285
      #1a75cf
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. 41/08
      #2074d4
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6040
      #3073bc
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  7. Ford

    1. Blue
      #266dca
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 15.6%

#0072ca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0072ca foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #0072ca">…</p>

#0072ca background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

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

#0072ca shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0072ca">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29386
Binary
00000000, 01110010, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#0072ca
LRV
≈ 16.3%
Closest short hex
#17c ΔE = 2.009
RGB
rgb(0, 114, 202)
RGBA
rgba(0, 114, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.361, b: 0.639
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.286%, blue: 0.792%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747830 / 0xff0072ca
HSL
hsl(206, 100%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 100%%, 40%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.139), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 206.139, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 43.457%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.235, S: 100.019, L: 47.361
Cubehelix
H: -158.545, S: 1.255, L: 0.351
TSL
T: -2.088, S: 0.449, L: 0.353
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 44% (0.436), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 16.674, Y: 16.297, Z: 58.132
xyY
x: 0.183, y: 0.179, Y: 16.297
CIELab
L: 47.361, a: 6.791, b: -53.006
CIELuv
L: 47.361, u: -27.522, v: -81.006
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.361, C: 53.439, H: 277.301
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.361, C: 85.553, H: 251.235
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.369, a: 3.081, b: -57.121
CIECAM02
J: 35.443, C: 62.082, h: 247.738, Q: 117.295, M: 54.290, s: 68.033, H: 304.889
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.432, jaune: -9.347, green: 3.641
LMS
L: 9.779, M: 16.286, S: 57.439
YCbCr
Y: 93.252, Cb: 183.504, Cr: 71.706
YCgCo
Y: 107.500, Cg: 6.500, Co: -50.500
YDbDr
Y: 89.946, Db: 168.604, Dr: 171.058
YPbPr
Y: 96.054, Pb: 57.110, Pr: -61.048
xvYCC
Y: 98.493, Cb: 178.167, Cr: 74.374
YIQ
Y: 89.946, I: -96.183, Q: 3.274
YUV
Y: 89.946, U: 55.142, V: -78.911
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.545
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 1.073

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