#0072bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0072bd is composed of 0% red, 44.7% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 39.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 203.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 37.1%. #0072bd color hex could be obtained by blending #00e4ff with #00007b. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#0072bd color description : Strong blue.

#0072bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0072bd has RGB values of R:0, G:114, B:189 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 29373.

Hex triplet 0072bd #0072bd
RGB Decimal 0, 114, 189 rgb(0,114,189)
RGB Percent 0, 44.7, 74.1 rgb(0%,44.7%,74.1%)
CMYK 100, 40, 0, 26
HSL 203.8°, 100, 37.1 hsl(203.8,100%,37.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.8°, 100, 74.1
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 46.588, 1.623, -46.771
XYZ 15.2, 15.707, 50.372
xyY 0.187, 0.193, 15.707
CIE-LCH 46.588, 46.8, 271.988
CIE-LUV 46.588, -28.201, -70.628
Hunter-Lab 39.632, -0.896, -47.614
Binary 00000000, 01110010, 10111101

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Alternatives to #0072bd

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#0072bd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0072bd

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

Shades and Tints of #0072bd

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, #00080c is the darkest color, while #f8fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0072bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #576066 is the less saturated color, while #0072bd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0072bd 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
  • #465d6c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5573bb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3377c1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008189 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3673bc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2075bf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007b9c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population