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#72859b Hex Color Code

#72859b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72859b is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72859b is comprised of 44.71% red, 52.16% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #72859b has a hue of 212° (degrees), 17% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.11 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#72859b linear gradient to complementary #988a75

  1. #72859b
  2. #7a8695
  3. #81878e
  4. #878788
  5. #8d8882
  6. #93897b
  7. #988a75

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a6d82
  2. #62758a
  3. #6a7d93
  4. #72859b
  5. #7a8da3
  6. #8296ac
  7. #8b9eb5

Tints and Shades

#72859b to white

  1. #72859b
  2. #8998ab
  3. #a0acbb
  4. #b7c0cc
  5. #cfd5dd
  6. #e7eaee
  7. #ffffff

#72859b to black

  1. #72859b
  2. #5e6e7f
  3. #4c5765
  4. #39424b
  5. #282d33
  6. #181a1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Blue
      #718398
      ΔE = 0.832 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. ★ Bimini Blue
      #6c839a
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  2. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Hydrangea Purple B06
      #76859a
      ΔE = 1.056 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  3. Levis

    1. ★ Real Lavender
      #75859d
      ΔE = 1.324 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5872 - Lakeville
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Lakeville / 388
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2165 U
      #76879a
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. 2165 C
      #688197
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  7. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 334
      #6d859e
      ΔE = 1.434 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  8. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Foggy Dash / 9176
      #7088a0
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Smoke-N / 0616
      #6f809b
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / 5014
      #6c859f
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4020-R80B
      #778ca3
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10699
      #6c869c
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. CF10701
      #717e95
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-R90B
      #7389a2
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.09.21
      #798599
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  13. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 C 37 - Larkspur blue / Viking
      #7088a2
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Windmill Blue 50BB 26/130
      #79859b
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 4196 Cosmic Crescent 50BB 26/105
      #7a8495
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7231 - Pale Orchid
      #7a879a
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6161
      #6a849e
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 6154
      #728ca1
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Silver Blueberry / 448-5
      #6b8096
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Silver Blueberry 448-5
      #6b8096
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Veilleur de nuit
      #698399
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. CD361-4
      #74849f
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  20. Behr

    1. ★ 590F-5 Magic Spell
      #7085a1
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. ★ 580F-5 Mysteria
      #6e7f95
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  21. Krylon

    1. ★ Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  22. Ford

    1. Glacier Blue
      #68839a
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Jamaican Blue
      #71829d
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. Misty Blue
      #6e899e
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Medium Slate
      #7d8b9f
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Night Sail / T65-7
      #6f809a
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Silver Blueberry / T10 40H-2
      #6d8192
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  25. Resene

    1. Treasure M76-026-239
      #758a9c
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Midnight Fog
      #6e8495
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Redstone Guest Blue
      #7886a1
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  27. Albany Paint

    1. Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  28. Sto

    1. 34420
      #79839a
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  29. Liebherr

    1. Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  30. Tikkurila

    1. 9729
      #717f91
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  31. Caparol

    1. 2452
      #7484a0
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 65 2 246 / Venato 35
      #7c8498
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  32. Olympic

    1. Silver Blueberry C48-4
      #6b8294
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  33. Glidden

    1. Soft Blueberry
      #6f8292
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  34. AMC

    1. Diamond Blue
      #6a7e96
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  35. Dutch Boy

    1. Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  36. Vista Paint

    1. Tucker's Toy
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  37. Scib Paints

    1. Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  38. Berger

    1. Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  39. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35177
      #65829a
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  40. Benjamin Moore

    1. Old Blue Jeans / 839
      #6c8aa4
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Stratford Blue / 831
      #7786a2
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  41. Farrow & Ball

    1. Cook's Blue / 237
      #65839b
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  42. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Searching Blue - 6536
      #6c7f9a
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  43. Dulux

    1. Urban Obsession
      #7a8295
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 22.3%

#72859b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72859b foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #72859b">…</p>

#72859b background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #72859b">…</p>

#72859b shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72859b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7505307
Binary
01110010, 10000101, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#72859b
LRV
≈ 22.7%
Closest short hex
#789 ΔE = 2.332
RGB
rgb(114, 133, 155)
RGBA
rgba(114, 133, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.284, g: 0.331, b: 0.386
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.498%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9271909 / 0xff72859b
HSL
hsl(212, 17%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(212, 17%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 212° (212.195), saturation: 26% (0.265), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 212.195, saturation: 26.452%, perceived brightness: 51.143%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.136, S: 30.440, L: 54.781
Cubehelix
H: -151.166, S: 0.235, L: 0.509
TSL
T: -1.796, S: 0.067, L: 0.509
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.265), magenta: 14% (0.142), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 21.242, Y: 22.718, Z: 34.270
xyY
x: 0.272, y: 0.290, Y: 22.718
CIELab
L: 54.781, a: -1.664, b: -14.008
CIELuv
L: 54.781, u: -10.716, v: -20.270
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.781, C: 14.107, H: 263.226
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.781, C: 22.928, H: 242.136
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.664, a: -3.862, b: -9.264
CIECAM02
J: 44.077, C: 21.308, h: 246.255, Q: 130.803, M: 18.633, s: 37.743, H: 304.164
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.156, jaune: -2.438, green: 1.033
LMS
L: 19.760, M: 23.828, S: 34.074
YCbCr
Y: 127.520, Cb: 140.470, Cr: 118.097
YCgCo
Y: 133.750, Cg: -0.750, Co: 18.250
YDbDr
Y: 129.827, Db: 37.876, Dr: 30.101
YPbPr
Y: 130.537, Pb: 13.185, Pr: -10.512
xvYCC
Y: 128.108, Cb: 139.582, Cr: 118.766
YIQ
Y: 129.827, I: -18.386, Q: 2.827
YUV
Y: 129.827, U: 12.389, V: -13.885
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/4 ΔE = 2.426
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 8.860

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