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#72887c Hex Color Code

#72887c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72887c is a shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #72887c is comprised of 44.71% red, 53.33% green and 48.63% blue. In the HSL color space #72887c has a hue of 147° (degrees), 9% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 516.66 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#72887c linear gradient to complementary #887280

  1. #72887c
  2. #76847d
  3. #7a817d
  4. #7e7d7e
  5. #817a7f
  6. #85767f
  7. #887280

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5a7064
  2. #62786c
  3. #6a8074
  4. #72887c
  5. #7a9084
  6. #82998c
  7. #8aa195

Tints and Shades

#72887c to white

  1. #72887c
  2. #889b91
  3. #9faea6
  4. #b6c2bb
  5. #ced6d1
  6. #e6eae8
  7. #ffffff

#72887c to black

  1. #72887c
  2. #5e7066
  3. #4b5952
  4. #39433e
  5. #282e2b
  6. #181a19
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4010-B90G
      #71877b
      ΔE = 0.390 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ S 4010-B70G
      #70867e
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  2. Alcro

    1. ★ Celadon parakeet
      #748a7e
      ΔE = 0.778 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Genesee Green
      #70897d
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. ★ Gulf Green
      #6b867a
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  4. Audi

    1. ★ Farngruen Metallic / 9T, LY6Q
      #72887a
      ΔE = 0.896 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Suwaee Green
      #6e8579
      ΔE = 1.275 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. ★ Vermont Green
      #778a7c
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Saxon / CL 2125D
      #6f8678
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / 4351 B
      #75867b
      ΔE = 1.444 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 5010-B90G
      #758980
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Cedar Mountains / 706
      #728980
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Midnight Garden / 50GG 23/085
      #74867d
      ΔE = 1.632 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ Northern Greens / 30GG 24/118
      #738c7e
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ Soft Fauna 2
      #6e8a7f
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. ★ 30GG 24/118
      #728d82
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  11. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Rookwood Blue Green - 2811
      #738478
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sage Green
      #798a80
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Hanging Vine
      #6c8778
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  14. CIL

    1. ★ Northern Greens
      #728c82
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6299 - Limerick
      #76857b
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. DE 6306 - Armor
      #74857f
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Limerick / 478
      #76857b
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Armor / 460
      #74857f
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3883 Northern Greens 30GG 24/118
      #6a857a
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Spruce Pine 90GY 27/082
      #7b8a7e
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Shady Forest 19-21
      #778679
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  19. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1056
      #768e81
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Long View Garden / KM3870-3
      #79877c
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Morton Bay / T153-7
      #6f8278
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. Dwarf Pine / T10 54L-1
      #708275
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  22. Farrow & Ball

    1. Castle Gray / 92
      #79877a
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  23. Resene

    1. Smoky Green G62-013-154
      #79867c
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. Blue Smoke G63-014-149
      #78857a
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  24. Colortrend

    1. Fir
      #708876
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. 0703
      #6e8d80
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  25. Vista Paint

    1. Green Shadow
      #768477
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  26. Scib Paints

    1. Green Shadow / 8367
      #768477
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  27. Berger

    1. Green Shadow / 8367
      #768477
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  28. Diamond Vogel

    1. Mountain Meadow / 0703
      #6e8d80
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  29. Behr

    1. 460F-4 Wethersfield Moss
      #7c8d80
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  30. Dutch Boy

    1. Greystone Green
      #728274
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  31. Pantone / PMS

    1. 5555
      #738f80
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 24.8%

#72887c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72887c foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #72887c">…</p>

#72887c background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #72887c">…</p>

#72887c shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72887c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7506044
Binary
01110010, 10001000, 01111100
Hexadecimal
#72887c
LRV
≈ 22.6%
Closest short hex
#787 ΔE = 2.826
RGB
rgb(114, 136, 124)
RGBA
rgba(114, 136, 124, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.305, g: 0.364, b: 0.332
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.506%, blue: 0.533%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9271172 / 0xff72887c
HSL
hsl(147, 9%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(147, 9%%, 49%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 147° (147.273), saturation: 16% (0.162), value: 53% (0.533)
HSP
hue: 147.273, saturation: 16.176%, perceived brightness: 50.367%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 148.639, S: 24.139, L: 54.700
Cubehelix
H: -224.373, S: 0.131, L: 0.502
TSL
T: -0.936, S: 0.056, L: 0.502
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.162), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 9% (0.088), key: 47% (0.467)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 47% (0.467), yellow: 51% (0.514)
XYZ
X: 19.381, Y: 22.641, Z: 22.414
xyY
x: 0.301, y: 0.351, Y: 22.641
CIELab
L: 54.700, a: -10.448, b: 3.806
CIELuv
L: 54.700, u: -11.348, v: 6.916
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.700, C: 11.120, H: 159.984
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.700, C: 13.290, H: 148.639
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.582, a: -10.563, b: 5.378
CIECAM02
J: 43.989, C: 13.666, h: 164.675, Q: 130.671, M: 11.951, s: 30.242, H: 200.695
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.037, jaune: 0.582, green: 1.764
LMS
L: 20.289, M: 24.933, S: 22.408
YCbCr
Y: 125.994, Cb: 125.988, Cr: 119.194
YCgCo
Y: 127.500, Cg: 8.500, Co: 26.000
YDbDr
Y: 128.054, Db: -6.096, Dr: 26.722
YPbPr
Y: 130.450, Pb: -3.470, Pr: -10.448
xvYCC
Y: 128.034, Cb: 124.952, Cr: 118.822
YIQ
Y: 128.054, I: -9.251, Q: -8.386
YUV
Y: 128.054, U: -1.994, V: -12.330
Munsell Color System
7.5G 5/2 ΔE = 2.826
Brand Color
Forrst ΔE = 10.812

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