#0072c8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0072c8 is composed of 0% red, 44.7% green and 78.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 43% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 205.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.2%. #0072c8 color hex could be obtained by blending #00e4ff with #000091. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 43
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#0072c8 color description : Strong blue.

#0072c8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0072c8 has RGB values of R:0, G:114, B:200 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.43, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 29384.

Hex triplet 0072c8 #0072c8
RGB Decimal 0, 114, 200 rgb(0,114,200)
RGB Percent 0, 44.7, 78.4 rgb(0%,44.7%,78.4%)
CMYK 100, 43, 0, 22
HSL 205.8°, 100, 39.2 hsl(205.8,100%,39.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.8°, 100, 78.4
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 47.24, 6, -52.061
XYZ 16.44, 16.203, 56.901
xyY 0.184, 0.181, 16.203
CIE-LCH 47.24, 52.406, 276.574
CIE-LUV 47.24, -27.621, -79.437
Hunter-Lab 40.253, 2.46, -55.634
Binary 00000000, 01110010, 11001000

Color Schemes with #0072c8

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Alternatives to #0072c8

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#0072c8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0072c8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0072c8;}
.background {background-color:#0072c8;}
.border {border:1px solid #0072c8;}

Shades and Tints of #0072c8

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, #000204 is the darkest color, while #eff8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0072c8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c656c is the less saturated color, while #0072c8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0072c8 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.

  • #5a5a5a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #485f70 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4e74c6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0079ca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00838b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3173c7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0076c9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007ca1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population