#0072e3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0072e3 is composed of 0% red, 44.7% green and 89% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 49.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 11% black. It has a hue angle of 209.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 44.5%. #0072e3 color hex could be obtained by blending #00e4ff with #0000c7. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#0072e3 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0072e3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0072e3 has RGB values of R:0, G:114, B:227 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 29411.

Hex triplet 0072e3 #0072e3
RGB Decimal 0, 114, 227 rgb(0,114,227)
RGB Percent 0, 44.7, 89 rgb(0%,44.7%,89%)
CMYK 100, 50, 0, 11
HSL 209.9°, 100, 44.5 hsl(209.9,100%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.9°, 100, 89
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.981, 16.704, -64.604
XYZ 19.879, 17.579, 75.014
xyY 0.177, 0.156, 17.579
CIE-LCH 48.981, 66.729, 284.497
CIE-LUV 48.981, -26.423, -100.143
Hunter-Lab 41.927, 11.261, -76.73
Binary 00000000, 01110010, 11100011

Color Schemes with #0072e3

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Alternatives to #0072e3

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#0072e3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0072e3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0072e3;}
.background {background-color:#0072e3;}
.border {border:1px solid #0072e3;}

Shades and Tints of #0072e3

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, #00060b is the darkest color, while #f7fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0072e3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #69727a is the less saturated color, while #0072e3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0072e3 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.

  • #5d5d5d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a6178 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3077e3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007ece Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00878f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1e75e3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0079d6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007fad Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population