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#0072cc Hex Color Code

#0072cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0072cc is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0072cc is comprised of 0% red, 44.71% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #0072cc has a hue of 206° (degrees), 100% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.36 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#0072cc linear gradient to complementary #ccbc00

  1. #0072cc
  2. #5f7db3
  3. #82889a
  4. #9a9480
  5. #aea164
  6. #beae44
  7. #ccbc00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005eb5
  2. #0065bc
  3. #006bc4
  4. #0072cc
  5. #1c79d4
  6. #2c80dc
  7. #3887e4

Tones

  1. #0072cc
  2. #3570ba
  3. #486ea9
  4. #546b98
  5. #5d6a87
  6. #626877
  7. #666666

Tints and Shades

#0072cc to white

  1. #0072cc
  2. #5488d5
  3. #7d9ede
  4. #a0b5e6
  5. #c0cdef
  6. #e0e6f7
  7. #ffffff

#0072cc to black

  1. #0072cc
  2. #165ea7
  3. #1b4b83
  4. #1c3961
  5. #182841
  6. #121723
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 0.887 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #0075cf
      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. ★ Blue
      #0070d2
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 300
      #006ec7
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. ★ 2175 XGC
      #006ec1
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  4. Caparol

    1. 41/08
      #2074d4
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. 40/03
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  6. Ford

    1. Blue
      #266dca
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 15.6%

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#0072cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0072cc foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #0072cc">…</p>

#0072cc background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #0072cc">…</p>

#0072cc shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0072cc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29388
Binary
00000000, 01110010, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#0072cc
LRV
≈ 16.4%
Closest short hex
#27c ΔE = 2.184
RGB
rgb(0, 114, 204)
RGBA
rgba(0, 114, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.358, b: 0.642
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.287%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747828 / 0xff0072cc
HSL
hsl(206, 100%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 100%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.471), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 206.471, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 43.621%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.629, S: 100.019, L: 47.485
Cubehelix
H: -158.137, S: 1.267, L: 0.352
TSL
T: -2.099, S: 0.448, L: 0.354
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 44% (0.441), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 16.912, Y: 16.392, Z: 59.388
xyY
x: 0.182, y: 0.177, Y: 16.392
CIELab
L: 47.485, a: 7.587, b: -53.953
CIELuv
L: 47.485, u: -27.424, v: -82.577
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.485, C: 54.483, H: 278.005
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.485, C: 87.012, H: 251.629
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.487, a: 3.711, b: -58.628
CIECAM02
J: 35.549, C: 62.756, h: 248.128, Q: 117.469, M: 54.879, s: 68.350, H: 305.080
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.439, jaune: -9.524, green: 3.639
LMS
L: 9.791, M: 16.288, S: 58.675
YCbCr
Y: 93.448, Cb: 184.382, Cr: 71.564
YCgCo
Y: 108.000, Cg: 6.000, Co: -51.000
YDbDr
Y: 90.174, Db: 171.270, Dr: 171.492
YPbPr
Y: 96.198, Pb: 58.110, Pr: -61.140
xvYCC
Y: 98.617, Cb: 179.046, Cr: 74.293
YIQ
Y: 90.174, I: -96.825, Q: 3.896
YUV
Y: 90.174, U: 56.014, V: -79.111
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.606
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 1.556

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