#0072bf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0072bf is composed of 0% red, 44.7% green and 74.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 40.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.1% black. It has a hue angle of 204.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 37.5%. #0072bf color hex could be obtained by blending #00e4ff with #00007f. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#0072bf color description : Strong blue.

#0072bf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0072bf has RGB values of R:0, G:114, B:191 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 29375.

Hex triplet 0072bf #0072bf
RGB Decimal 0, 114, 191 rgb(0,114,191)
RGB Percent 0, 44.7, 74.9 rgb(0%,44.7%,74.9%)
CMYK 100, 40, 0, 25
HSL 204.2°, 100, 37.5 hsl(204.2,100%,37.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.2°, 100, 74.9
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 46.704, 2.418, -47.741
XYZ 15.419, 15.795, 51.523
xyY 0.186, 0.191, 15.795
CIE-LCH 46.704, 47.802, 272.9
CIE-LUV 46.704, -28.092, -72.245
Hunter-Lab 39.743, -0.296, -49.045
Binary 00000000, 01110010, 10111111

Color Schemes with #0072bf

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Alternatives to #0072bf

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Shades and Tints of #0072bf

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, #00090e is the darkest color, while #fafdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0072bf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #586167 is the less saturated color, while #0072bf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0072bf 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #475e6d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5473bd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2f77c3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008189 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3573be Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1d75c1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007c9d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population