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#0072cf Hex Color Code

#0072cf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0072cf is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0072cf is comprised of 0% red, 44.71% green and 81.18% blue. In the HSL color space #0072cf has a hue of 207° (degrees), 100% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.13 nm.

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

#0072cf linear gradient to complementary #cfc200

  1. #0072cf
  2. #617db6
  3. #848a9d
  4. #9d9783
  5. #b0a567
  6. #c1b345
  7. #cfc200

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #005eb8
  2. #0064bf
  3. #006bc7
  4. #0072cf
  5. #1c79d7
  6. #2c80df
  7. #3987e7

Tones

  1. #0072cf
  2. #3670bd
  3. #4a6eac
  4. #566c9b
  5. #5e6b8a
  6. #646979
  7. #686868

Tints and Shades

#0072cf to white

  1. #0072cf
  2. #5587d7
  3. #7d9ee0
  4. #a0b5e8
  5. #c1cdf0
  6. #e0e6f8
  7. #ffffff

#0072cf to black

  1. #0072cf
  2. #165ea9
  3. #1c4b85
  4. #1c3962
  5. #182842
  6. #121724
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 285 C
      #0072ce
      ΔE = 0.238 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
    2. ★ 300
      #006ec7
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #0070d2
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. ★ Blue
      #006dca
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue for You B3-A1-3
      #0070c8
      ΔE = 1.403 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Cullen Cove B4-A1-3
      #006ccc
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 41/08
      #2074d4
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. ★ 70 18 246 / Lago 110
      #3470c4
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #266dca
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1560-R90B
      #1d77ca
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 17.7%

#0072cf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0072cf foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #0072cf">…</p>

#0072cf background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #0072cf">…</p>

#0072cf shadow

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0072cf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
29391
Binary
00000000, 01110010, 11001111
Hexadecimal
#0072cf
LRV
≈ 16.5%
Closest short hex
#27c ΔE = 2.478
RGB
rgb(0, 114, 207)
RGBA
rgba(0, 114, 207, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.355, b: 0.645
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.288%, blue: 0.812%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16747825 / 0xff0072cf
HSL
hsl(207, 100%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 100%, 41%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.957), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 81% (0.812)
HSP
hue: 206.957, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 43.868%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.191, S: 100.019, L: 47.672
Cubehelix
H: -157.540, S: 1.284, L: 0.353
TSL
T: -2.115, S: 0.448, L: 0.355
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 45% (0.449), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.188)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 55% (0.553), yellow: 19% (0.188)
XYZ
X: 17.275, Y: 16.537, Z: 61.301
xyY
x: 0.182, y: 0.174, Y: 16.537
CIELab
L: 47.672, a: 8.780, b: -55.366
CIELuv
L: 47.672, u: -27.280, v: -84.921
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.672, C: 56.058, H: 279.011
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.672, C: 89.195, H: 252.191
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.666, a: 4.664, b: -60.909
CIECAM02
J: 35.709, C: 63.762, h: 248.684, Q: 117.734, M: 55.759, s: 68.819, H: 305.354
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.449, jaune: -9.788, green: 3.637
LMS
L: 9.809, M: 16.291, S: 60.560
YCbCr
Y: 93.742, Cb: 185.699, Cr: 71.351
YCgCo
Y: 108.750, Cg: 5.250, Co: -51.750
YDbDr
Y: 90.516, Db: 175.269, Dr: 172.143
YPbPr
Y: 96.414, Pb: 59.610, Pr: -61.278
xvYCC
Y: 98.803, Cb: 180.363, Cr: 74.171
YIQ
Y: 90.516, I: -97.789, Q: 4.830
YUV
Y: 90.516, U: 57.322, V: -79.411
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 5.786
Brand Color
Intel ΔE = 2.291

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