#0072b2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0072b2 is composed of 0% red, 44.7% green and 69.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 36% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.2% black. It has a hue angle of 201.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 34.9%. #0072b2 color hex could be obtained by blending #00e4ff with #000065. Closest websafe color is: #006699.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#0072b2 color description : Dark blue.

#0072b2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0072b2 has RGB values of R:0, G:114, B:178 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 29362.

Hex triplet 0072b2 #0072b2
RGB Decimal 0, 114, 178 rgb(0,114,178)
RGB Percent 0, 44.7, 69.8 rgb(0%,44.7%,69.8%)
CMYK 100, 36, 0, 30
HSL 201.6°, 100, 34.9 hsl(201.6,100%,34.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 201.6°, 100, 69.8
Web Safe 006699 #006699
CIE-LAB 45.972, -2.739, -41.373
XYZ 14.051, 15.248, 44.32
xyY 0.191, 0.207, 15.248
CIE-LCH 45.972, 41.464, 266.213
CIE-LUV 45.972, -28.835, -61.615
Hunter-Lab 39.048, -4.102, -39.96
Binary 00000000, 01110010, 10110010

Color Schemes with #0072b2

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Alternatives to #0072b2

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#0072b2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0072b2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0072b2;}
.background {background-color:#0072b2;}
.border {border:1px solid #0072b2;}

Shades and Tints of #0072b2

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #edf8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0072b2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #525b60 is the less saturated color, while #0072b2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0072b2 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.

  • #575757 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #465c69 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5b72b0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4375b7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007f87 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3a72b1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #2b74b5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007a97 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population