#0072cb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0072cb is composed of 0% red, 44.7% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 43.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 206.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.8%. #0072cb color hex could be obtained by blending #00e4ff with #000097. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 44
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#0072cb color description : Strong blue.

#0072cb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0072cb has RGB values of R:0, G:114, B:203 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.44, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 29387.

Hex triplet 0072cb #0072cb
RGB Decimal 0, 114, 203 rgb(0,114,203)
RGB Percent 0, 44.7, 79.6 rgb(0%,44.7%,79.6%)
CMYK 100, 44, 0, 20
HSL 206.3°, 100, 39.8 hsl(206.3,100%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.3°, 100, 79.6
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 47.424, 7.194, -53.486
XYZ 16.794, 16.345, 58.766
xyY 0.183, 0.178, 16.345
CIE-LCH 47.424, 53.967, 277.661
CIE-LUV 47.424, -27.472, -81.803
Hunter-Lab 40.429, 3.399, -57.882
Binary 00000000, 01110010, 11001011

Color Schemes with #0072cb

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Alternatives to #0072cb

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#0072cb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0072cb

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

Shades and Tints of #0072cb

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, #000407 is the darkest color, while #f2f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0072cb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5e666d is the less saturated color, while #0072cb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0072cb 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
  • #485f71 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4b75ca Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0079ca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00838b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3073ca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0077ca Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007da2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population