#0072ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0072ff is composed of 0% red, 44.7% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 55.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 213.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #0072ff color hex could be obtained by blending #00e4ff with #0000ff. Closest websafe color is: #0066ff.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 55
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

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

#0072ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0072ff has RGB values of R:0, G:114, B:255 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.55, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 29439.

Hex triplet 0072ff #0072ff
RGB Decimal 0, 114, 255 rgb(0,114,255)
RGB Percent 0, 44.7, 100 rgb(0%,44.7%,100%)
CMYK 100, 55, 0, 0
HSL 213.2°, 100, 50 hsl(213.2,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 213.2°, 100, 100
Web Safe 0066ff #0066ff
CIE-LAB 50.981, 27.595, -76.99
XYZ 24.063, 19.252, 97.05
xyY 0.171, 0.137, 19.252
CIE-LCH 50.981, 81.786, 289.719
CIE-LUV 50.981, -25.503, -120.265
Hunter-Lab 43.878, 21.107, -100.425
Binary 00000000, 01110010, 11111111

Color Schemes with #0072ff

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Alternatives to #0072ff

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#0072ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0072ff

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

Shades and Tints of #0072ff

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, #000914 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0072ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #767e89 is the less saturated color, while #0072ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0072ff 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.

  • #606060 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4d6480 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #007cf3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0083d4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008d94 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0078f7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #007de4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0083bb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population