#0072b8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0072b8 is composed of 0% red, 44.7% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 38% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 202.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.1%. #0072b8 color hex could be obtained by blending #00e4ff with #000071. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 38
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#0072b8 color description : Strong blue.

#0072b8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0072b8 has RGB values of R:0, G:114, B:184 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.38, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 29368.

Hex triplet 0072b8 #0072b8
RGB Decimal 0, 114, 184 rgb(0,114,184)
RGB Percent 0, 44.7, 72.2 rgb(0%,44.7%,72.2%)
CMYK 100, 38, 0, 28
HSL 202.8°, 100, 36.1 hsl(202.8,100%,36.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 202.8°, 100, 72.2
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 46.303, -0.362, -44.331
XYZ 14.667, 15.494, 47.562
xyY 0.189, 0.199, 15.494
CIE-LCH 46.303, 44.333, 269.532
CIE-LUV 46.303, -28.483, -66.555
Hunter-Lab 39.362, -2.372, -44.088
Binary 00000000, 01110010, 10111000

Color Schemes with #0072b8

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Alternatives to #0072b8

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#0072b8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0072b8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0072b8;}
.background {background-color:#0072b8;}
.border {border:1px solid #0072b8;}

Shades and Tints of #0072b8

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000507 is the darkest color, while #f3faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0072b8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555e63 is the less saturated color, while #0072b8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0072b8 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #585858 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #465d6b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5873b6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3b76bd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008088 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3872b7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2574bb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007b99 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population