#0072c6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0072c6 is composed of 0% red, 44.7% green and 77.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 42.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 205.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.8%. #0072c6 color hex could be obtained by blending #00e4ff with #00008d. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 42
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#0072c6 color description : Strong blue.

#0072c6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0072c6 has RGB values of R:0, G:114, B:198 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.42, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 29382.

Hex triplet 0072c6 #0072c6
RGB Decimal 0, 114, 198 rgb(0,114,198)
RGB Percent 0, 44.7, 77.6 rgb(0%,44.7%,77.6%)
CMYK 100, 42, 0, 22
HSL 205.5°, 100, 38.8 hsl(205.5,100%,38.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.5°, 100, 77.6
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 47.119, 5.204, -51.108
XYZ 16.208, 16.11, 55.678
xyY 0.184, 0.183, 16.11
CIE-LCH 47.119, 51.372, 275.814
CIE-LUV 47.119, -27.722, -77.851
Hunter-Lab 40.138, 1.839, -54.15
Binary 00000000, 01110010, 11000110

Color Schemes with #0072c6

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Alternatives to #0072c6

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#0072c6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0072c6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0072c6;}
.background {background-color:#0072c6;}
.border {border:1px solid #0072c6;}

Shades and Tints of #0072c6

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #edf7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0072c6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5b646b is the less saturated color, while #0072c6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0072c6 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
  • #475e6f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4f74c4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #1879c9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00828a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3273c5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0f76c7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007ca0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population