#0072e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0072e6 is composed of 0% red, 44.7% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 50.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 210.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.1%. #0072e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #00e4ff with #0000cd. Closest websafe color is: #0066ff.

    • R 0
    • G 45
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 50
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#0072e6 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0072e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0072e6 has RGB values of R:0, G:114, B:230 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.5, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 29414.

Hex triplet 0072e6 #0072e6
RGB Decimal 0, 114, 230 rgb(0,114,230)
RGB Percent 0, 44.7, 90.2 rgb(0%,44.7%,90.2%)
CMYK 100, 50, 0, 10
HSL 210.3°, 100, 45.1 hsl(210.3,100%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 210.3°, 100, 90.2
Web Safe 0066ff #0066ff
CIE-LAB 49.187, 17.884, -65.96
XYZ 20.297, 17.746, 77.214
xyY 0.176, 0.154, 17.746
CIE-LCH 49.187, 68.342, 285.17
CIE-LUV 49.187, -26.309, -102.363
Hunter-Lab 42.126, 12.284, -79.187
Binary 00000000, 01110010, 11100110

Color Schemes with #0072e6

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Alternatives to #0072e6

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#0072e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0072e6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0072e6;}
.background {background-color:#0072e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #0072e6;}

Shades and Tints of #0072e6

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, #00070e is the darkest color, while #fafcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0072e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a737c is the less saturated color, while #0072e6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0072e6 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
  • #2a78e6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007ecf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00888f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1a76e6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #007ad7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0080af Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population