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#0072cd Hex Color Code

#0072cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0072cd is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0072cd is comprised of 0% red, 44.71% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #0072cd has a hue of 207° (degrees), 100% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.28 nm.

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

#0072cd linear gradient to complementary #cdc000

  1. #0072cd
  2. #607db4
  3. #82899b
  4. #9b9681
  5. #aea466
  6. #bfb245
  7. #cdc000

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005eb6
  2. #0064bd
  3. #006bc5
  4. #0072cd
  5. #1c79d5
  6. #2c80dd
  7. #3887e5

Tones

  1. #0072cd
  2. #3570bb
  3. #496eaa
  4. #556c99
  5. #5d6a88
  6. #636978
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#0072cd to white

  1. #0072cd
  2. #5488d6
  3. #7d9ede
  4. #a0b5e7
  5. #c0cdef
  6. #e0e6f7
  7. #ffffff

#0072cd to black

  1. #0072cd
  2. #165ea8
  3. #1c4b84
  4. #1c3961
  5. #182841
  6. #121723
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 285 C
      #0072ce
      ΔE = 0.241 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 300
      #006ec7
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 1.035 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #0070d2
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. ★ Blue
      #006dca
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. ★ 41/08
      #2074d4
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  5. Ford

    1. Blue
      #266dca
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 17.7%

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#0072cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0072cd foreground

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="color: #0072cd">…</p>

#0072cd background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #0072cd">…</p>

#0072cd shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0072cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29389
Binary
00000000, 01110010, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#0072cd
LRV
≈ 16.4%
Closest short hex
#27c ΔE = 2.260
RGB
rgb(0, 114, 205)
RGBA
rgba(0, 114, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.357, b: 0.643
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.287%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747827 / 0xff0072cd
HSL
hsl(207, 100%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 100%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.634), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 206.634, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 43.703%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.820, S: 100.019, L: 47.547
Cubehelix
H: -157.936, S: 1.272, L: 0.352
TSL
T: -2.104, S: 0.448, L: 0.354
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 44% (0.444), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 17.033, Y: 16.440, Z: 60.021
xyY
x: 0.182, y: 0.176, Y: 16.440
CIELab
L: 47.547, a: 7.985, b: -54.425
CIELuv
L: 47.547, u: -27.375, v: -83.361
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.547, C: 55.007, H: 278.346
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.547, C: 87.740, H: 251.820
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.546, a: 4.027, b: -59.385
CIECAM02
J: 35.602, C: 63.092, h: 248.317, Q: 117.557, M: 55.173, s: 68.508, H: 305.173
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.443, jaune: -9.612, green: 3.638
LMS
L: 9.797, M: 16.289, S: 59.300
YCbCr
Y: 93.546, Cb: 184.821, Cr: 71.493
YCgCo
Y: 108.250, Cg: 5.750, Co: -51.250
YDbDr
Y: 90.288, Db: 172.603, Dr: 171.709
YPbPr
Y: 96.270, Pb: 58.610, Pr: -61.186
xvYCC
Y: 98.679, Cb: 179.485, Cr: 74.252
YIQ
Y: 90.288, I: -97.147, Q: 4.207
YUV
Y: 90.288, U: 56.450, V: -79.211
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.655
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 1.800

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