#0072e2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0072e2 is composed of 0% red, 44.7% green and 88.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 49.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.4% black. It has a hue angle of 209.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 44.3%. #0072e2 color hex could be obtained by blending #00e4ff with #0000c5. Closest websafe color is: #0066cc.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#0072e2 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0072e2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0072e2 has RGB values of R:0, G:114, B:226 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 29410.

Hex triplet 0072e2 #0072e2
RGB Decimal 0, 114, 226 rgb(0,114,226)
RGB Percent 0, 44.7, 88.6 rgb(0%,44.7%,88.6%)
CMYK 100, 50, 0, 11
HSL 209.7°, 100, 44.3 hsl(209.7,100%,44.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.7°, 100, 88.6
Web Safe 0066cc #0066cc
CIE-LAB 48.913, 16.31, -64.15
XYZ 19.742, 17.524, 74.289
xyY 0.177, 0.157, 17.524
CIE-LCH 48.913, 66.191, 284.265
CIE-LUV 48.913, -26.461, -99.399
Hunter-Lab 41.861, 10.922, -75.916
Binary 00000000, 01110010, 11100010

Color Schemes with #0072e2

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Alternatives to #0072e2

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#0072e2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0072e2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0072e2;}
.background {background-color:#0072e2;}
.border {border:1px solid #0072e2;}

Shades and Tints of #0072e2

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, #00050a is the darkest color, while #f6faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0072e2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #68717a is the less saturated color, while #0072e2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0072e2 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.

  • #5d5d5d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4a6178 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3277e2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007ece Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00878f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1f75e2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0079d5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #007fad Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population