#0072e0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0072e0 is composed of 0% red, 44.7% green and 87.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 49.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.2% black. It has a hue angle of 209.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 43.9%. #0072e0 color hex could be obtained by blending #00e4ff with #0000c1. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 49
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#0072e0 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0072e0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0072e0 has RGB values of R:0, G:114, B:224 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.49, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 29408.

Hex triplet 0072e0 #0072e0
RGB Decimal 0, 114, 224 rgb(0,114,224)
RGB Percent 0, 44.7, 87.8 rgb(0%,44.7%,87.8%)
CMYK 100, 49, 0, 12
HSL 209.5°, 100, 43.9 hsl(209.5,100%,43.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.5°, 100, 87.8
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.778, 15.522, -63.24
XYZ 19.469, 17.415, 72.852
xyY 0.177, 0.159, 17.415
CIE-LCH 48.778, 65.117, 283.79
CIE-LUV 48.778, -26.54, -97.907
Hunter-Lab 41.731, 10.247, -74.295
Binary 00000000, 01110010, 11100000

Color Schemes with #0072e0

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Alternatives to #0072e0

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#0072e0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0072e0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0072e0;}
.background {background-color:#0072e0;}
.border {border:1px solid #0072e0;}

Shades and Tints of #0072e0

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, #000408 is the darkest color, while #f4f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0072e0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #677079 is the less saturated color, while #0072e0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0072e0 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.

  • #5c5c5c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a6076 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3577e0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007dce Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00878e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #2175e0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0079d4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007fac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population