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#72768c Hex Color Code

#72768c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72768c is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #72768c is comprised of 44.71% red, 46.27% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #72768c has a hue of 231° (degrees), 10% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.5 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#72768c linear gradient to complementary #8d8b71

  1. #72768c
  2. #777988
  3. #7c7d83
  4. #81807f
  5. #85847a
  6. #898776
  7. #8d8b71

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5c6076
  2. #63687d
  3. #6b6f84
  4. #72768c
  5. #797d94
  6. #81859b
  7. #888ca3

Tints and Shades

#72768c to white

  1. #72768c
  2. #888b9e
  3. #9fa1b1
  4. #b6b8c4
  5. #cecfd7
  6. #e6e7eb
  7. #ffffff

#72768c to black

  1. #72768c
  2. #5e6273
  3. #4b4e5b
  4. #393b45
  5. #28292f
  6. #18181b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2361 CP
      #72778f
      ΔE = 0.850 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. ★ P 108-12 U
      #6e7891
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Island in the Sun / 40A-4
      #73768e
      ΔE = 0.852 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. Foggy Port / 39A-4
      #697386
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-40-5 Smokey Concord
      #76778e
      ΔE = 1.225 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. 4-41-5 Cascade Mist
      #70728d
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Plum Shade C44-5
      #75758a
      ΔE = 1.265 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  5. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7191 - Suzette
      #76768c
      ΔE = 1.279 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ Velveteen PIC-16
      #6f778f
      ΔE = 1.317 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. ★ Carousel EIC-16
      #707992
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cosmic Quartz
      #76798c
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Twilight Mist
      #737692
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Exotic Stone / 90BB 19/165
      #75748c
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Starry Sky / 70BB 21/147
      #777c90
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ Imperial Mauve 1
      #707992
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 70BB 21/147
      #747d94
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 2 246 / Venato 30
      #6c7488
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Biscaya / Biscaya F5
      #6c788c
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  11. Crayola

    1. ★ Dolphin Gray
      #6f7285
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  12. General Paint

    1. ★ Spell Bound / CL 2405D
      #787891
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Gala Glitter / NP PB 1462 D
      #79778f
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  14. Taubmans

    1. Eiffel Tower / T144-7
      #6b7186
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Dark Domina / T59-8
      #737088
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  15. Glidden

    1. Juicy Plum
      #737692
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Rich Plum
      #747185
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / 6303 B
      #6b778e
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5020-R70B
      #69758c
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Soulful Blue - 6543
      #757c91
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  18. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Vintage Velvet / 7190
      #6f7085
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. 4222 Starry Sky 70BB 21/147
      #6a738d
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. King's Robe 10RB 21/112
      #767385
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Siberian Iris 30-22
      #7a778b
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10702
      #6c7184
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Amethyst Shadow / 1441
      #6f7283
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  23. Little Greene

    1. Pale Lupin
      #6c7892
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  24. CIL

    1. Starry Sky
      #757c95
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Moon Waves
      #697387
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  25. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-3 Deep Lavender
      #77738a
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. 2-8 Dusty Lilac 3
      #7b768d
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Pacific Coast
      #707787
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Hyacinth
      #6f728e
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  27. Chrysler

    1. Light Royal Blue
      #777d93
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Lavender
      #6c718d
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6406
      #777894
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  29. Resene

    1. Waterloo B58-018-281
      #727282
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  30. KILZ

    1. Subterranean / B762
      #717c95
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  31. Porter Paints

    1. Old Mill Blue / 544-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  32. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Old Mill Blue / PPG1171-6
      #6e6f82
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
    2. Plum Shade / PPG1173-6
      #78738b
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 18.1%

#72768c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72768c foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #72768c">…</p>

#72768c background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #72768c">…</p>

#72768c shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72768c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7501452
Binary
01110010, 01110110, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#72768c
LRV
≈ 18.4%
Closest short hex
#778 ΔE = 2.391
RGB
rgb(114, 118, 140)
RGBA
rgba(114, 118, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.306, g: 0.317, b: 0.376
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.461%, blue: 0.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9275764 / 0xff72768c
HSL
hsl(231, 10%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(231, 10%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 231° (230.769), saturation: 19% (0.186), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 230.769, saturation: 18.571%, perceived brightness: 46.885%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.637, S: 14.998, L: 50.010
Cubehelix
H: -131.014, S: 0.169, L: 0.468
TSL
T: -2.566, S: 0.042, L: 0.468
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.186), magenta: 16% (0.157), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 54% (0.537), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 18.150, Y: 18.427, Z: 27.406
xyY
x: 0.284, y: 0.288, Y: 18.427
CIELab
L: 50.010, a: 3.401, b: -12.467
CIELuv
L: 50.010, u: -3.349, v: -18.313
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.010, C: 12.922, H: 285.260
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.010, C: 18.617, H: 259.637
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.927, a: 0.350, b: -7.804
CIECAM02
J: 39.531, C: 17.392, h: 268.059, Q: 123.873, M: 15.209, s: 35.040, H: 315.368
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.162, jaune: -2.225, green: 0.113
LMS
L: 16.766, M: 18.677, S: 27.257
YCbCr
Y: 118.490, Cb: 138.250, Cr: 124.682
YCgCo
Y: 122.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: 22.000
YDbDr
Y: 119.312, Db: 31.126, Dr: 10.106
YPbPr
Y: 118.732, Pb: 11.460, Pr: -3.012
xvYCC
Y: 117.970, Cb: 138.067, Cr: 125.354
YIQ
Y: 119.312, I: -9.451, Q: 5.999
YUV
Y: 119.312, U: 10.182, V: -4.660
Munsell Color System
10PB 5/4 ΔE = 2.421
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 9.447

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