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#72737b Hex Color Code

#72737b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72737b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #72737b is comprised of 44.71% red, 45.1% green and 48.24% blue. In the HSL color space #72737b has a hue of 233° (degrees), 4% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 469.25 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5d5e66
  2. #64656d
  3. #6b6c74
  4. #72737b
  5. #797a82
  6. #80818a
  7. #888991

Tints and Shades

#72737b to white

  1. #72737b
  2. #888990
  3. #9f9fa5
  4. #b6b6bb
  5. #ceced1
  6. #e6e6e8
  7. #ffffff

#72737b to black

  1. #72737b
  2. #5e5f66
  3. #4b4c51
  4. #393a3d
  5. #28282a
  6. #181819
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Dolphin Dream / 0521
      #71737c
      ΔE = 0.592 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. ★ Backwater / 0513
      #70767e
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  2. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0521
      #71737c
      ΔE = 0.592 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. ★ 0513
      #70767e
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Granite Gray
      #75747c
      ΔE = 0.927 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. Silver Gray
      #727578
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  4. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 613X
      #70747c
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 6005-R50B
      #74757b
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Quiet Storm R193B
      #6f727c
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. ★ Crucible
      #727177
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Late Night Serenade / N-C21
      #737378
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Smokey Eyes / N-C22
      #6e7378
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #72767d
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bushrock / T168-8
      #707076
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Hippodrome / T171-7
      #6f7478
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Raven B58-009-256
      #6f747b
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
    2. ★ Storm Grey B59-011-262
      #747880
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Bassinet Blue / NP N 1975 D
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  12. Berger

    1. ★ Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Made in the Shade / 8255
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Gray Whale Cove
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Made in the Shade
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  14. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Gray Whale Cove / 8247
      #6d7079
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. Made in the Shade / 8255
      #6b727a
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  15. Focoltone

    1. ★ 6057
      #747378
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  16. 1829

    1. ★ Violet Slate
      #73727d
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  17. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Medium Grey
      #6f7277
      ΔE = 1.814 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  18. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6348 - Draw Your Sword
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. DE 6341 - Vulcan
      #6c757d
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  19. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Draw Your Sword / 385
      #6c7179
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
    2. Vulcan / 386
      #6c757d
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  20. Glidden

    1. ★ Charcoal Coast / 30BB 16/031
      #6e7176
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. Homebase

    1. ★ Slate Grey
      #6d7278
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  22. Caparol

    1. ★ 4335
      #787880
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Gray Whale Cove / KM3782-3
      #74787f
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Made in the Shade / KM3790-3
      #71787f
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Exclusive Plum - 6263
      #736f78
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Evening Shadow 30BB 21/056
      #6f767e
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  26. Jotun

    1. ★ 4622 / Plomme
      #78767b
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. 4594 / Blå Harmoni
      #6b717c
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. James Southall Blue CW722
      #76787d
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. Quiet Time 29-18
      #79787d
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. Gray Shower / 2125-30
      #6e7479
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Tempest / AF-590
      #7b777f
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 174-9 U
      #6c747c
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. 7546 UP
      #6a7179
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  30. Volkswagen

    1. Pewter Gray
      #6b737b
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  31. Laura Ashley

    1. 1516 Dusted Plum
      #706d76
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  32. CIL

    1. Intercoastal
      #6d7074
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  33. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Astrogranite
      #757679
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  34. Ford

    1. Midnight Titanium
      #767578
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Gray
      #6f777e
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  35. GM / General Motors

    1. Penguin Gray
      #6f777f
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. McKinley Gray
      #6d6f73
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  36. Bristol

    1. Asteroid Belt / P227-N6
      #71767a
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Obelisk / P231-N6
      #78787c
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  37. Tollens

    1. TF253-3
      #6a707b
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  38. Crown Paint

    1. New York
      #6e6e7a
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  39. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.990 #155
      #72777b
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  40. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6194
      #70787f
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. 6207
      #6a707c
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  41. Coronado Paint

    1. 8247 - Gray Whale Cove
      #696d74
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  42. Audi

    1. Mineralgrau Metallic / LY7K, Z8
      #6c7276
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 16.5%

#72737b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72737b foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #72737b">…</p>

#72737b background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #72737b">…</p>

#72737b shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72737b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7500667
Binary
01110010, 01110011, 01111011
Hexadecimal
#72737b
LRV
≈ 17.3%
Closest short hex
#778 ΔE = 4.145
RGB
rgb(114, 115, 123)
RGBA
rgba(114, 115, 123, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.324, g: 0.327, b: 0.349
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.451%, blue: 0.482%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9276549 / 0xff72737b
HSL
hsl(233, 4%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(233, 4%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 233° (233.333), saturation: 7% (0.073), value: 48% (0.482)
HSP
hue: 233.333, saturation: 7.317%, perceived brightness: 45.351%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.156, S: 5.181, L: 48.597
Cubehelix
H: -128.659, S: 0.060, L: 0.453
TSL
T: -2.677, S: 0.016, L: 0.453
CMYK
cyan: 7% (0.073), magenta: 7% (0.065), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 52% (0.518)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 55% (0.549), yellow: 52% (0.518)
XYZ
X: 16.645, Y: 17.269, Z: 21.191
xyY
x: 0.302, y: 0.313, Y: 17.269
CIELab
L: 48.597, a: 1.301, b: -4.529
CIELuv
L: 48.597, u: -1.004, v: -6.451
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 48.597, C: 4.712, H: 286.022
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 48.597, C: 6.529, H: 261.156
Hunter-Lab
L: 41.556, a: -1.227, b: -1.146
CIECAM02
J: 38.224, C: 7.485, h: 266.351, Q: 121.809, M: 6.546, s: 23.181, H: 314.446
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.111, jaune: -0.874, green: 0.130
LMS
L: 16.174, M: 17.732, S: 21.124
YCbCr
Y: 115.312, Cb: 131.660, Cr: 126.993
YCgCo
Y: 116.750, Cg: -1.750, Co: 26.250
YDbDr
Y: 115.613, Db: 11.114, Dr: 3.069
YPbPr
Y: 115.363, Pb: 4.115, Pr: -0.868
xvYCC
Y: 115.076, Cb: 131.615, Cr: 127.238
YIQ
Y: 115.613, I: -3.166, Q: 2.278
YUV
Y: 115.613, U: 3.636, V: -1.415
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/1 ΔE = 2.159
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 11.070

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