#0072db Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0072db is composed of 0% red, 44.7% green and 85.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 47.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 208.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 42.9%. #0072db color hex could be obtained by blending #00e4ff with #0000b7. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 48
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#0072db color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0072db Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0072db has RGB values of R:0, G:114, B:219 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.48, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 29403.

Hex triplet 0072db #0072db
RGB Decimal 0, 114, 219 rgb(0,114,219)
RGB Percent 0, 44.7, 85.9 rgb(0%,44.7%,85.9%)
CMYK 100, 48, 0, 14
HSL 208.8°, 100, 42.9 hsl(208.8,100%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.8°, 100, 85.9
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.445, 13.546, -60.951
XYZ 18.801, 17.147, 69.333
xyY 0.179, 0.163, 17.147
CIE-LCH 48.445, 62.439, 282.53
CIE-LUV 48.445, -26.745, -94.145
Hunter-Lab 41.409, 8.576, -70.284
Binary 00000000, 01110010, 11011011

Color Schemes with #0072db

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Alternatives to #0072db

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#0072db Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0072db

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

Shades and Tints of #0072db

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, #000203 is the darkest color, while #eff7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0072db

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656e76 is the less saturated color, while #0072db is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0072db 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.

  • #5c5c5c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a6075 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3c77da Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007ccd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00868e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2675da Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0078d2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007eaa Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population