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#72899b Hex Color Code

#72899b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72899b is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72899b is comprised of 44.71% red, 53.73% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #72899b has a hue of 206° (degrees), 17% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.44 nm.

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#72899b linear gradient to complementary #988675

  1. #72899b
  2. #7a8995
  3. #81888e
  4. #878888
  5. #8d8782
  6. #93877b
  7. #988675

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #597082
  2. #62788a
  3. #6a8192
  4. #72899b
  5. #7a91a4
  6. #839aac
  7. #8ba3b5

Tints and Shades

#72899b to white

  1. #72899b
  2. #899cab
  3. #a0afbb
  4. #b7c2cc
  5. #cfd6dd
  6. #e7eaee
  7. #ffffff

#72899b to black

  1. #72899b
  2. #5e717f
  3. #4c5a65
  4. #39434b
  5. #282e33
  6. #181a1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Corinth Blue
      #758998
      ΔE = 1.239 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. ★ Silver Steel Gray
      #71879c
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  2. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Merced River
      #768a99
      ΔE = 1.336 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. ★ Biloxi Blues
      #708ba0
      ΔE = 1.423 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  3. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Ionian Sea
      #728ba0
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Bracing Blue - 6242
      #768b9a
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. ★ Smoky Azurite - 9148
      #708d9e
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  5. AMC

    1. ★ Sentry Light Blue
      #708897
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4130 Boothbay Harbor 10BB 28/116
      #778b9a
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6154
      #728ca1
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  8. Krylon

    1. ★ Mountain View
      #6c869a
      ΔE = 1.597 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Bermuda Grey B64-030-239
      #6f8c9f
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Tsunami B62-025-238
      #6b8393
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  10. Flügger

    1. ★ Velvet Blue (IN-766)
      #728aa0
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3020-B
      #6f8c9e
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-36-4 Tempest Sea
      #778a98
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  13. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Blue Horizon / 36B-5
      #718d9f
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. Waterline Blue / 37B-5
      #758fa6
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Brookside
      #728d9e
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. ★ Midnight Fog
      #6e8495
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ Aquaduct / T146-6
      #6d8999
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Old Timer / T12 43.F7
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  16. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Boutique
      #6e8897
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  17. Chrysler

    1. ★ Pale Blue
      #6f8496
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Blue
      #718398
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  18. Sto

    1. ★ 35331
      #6c8797
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  19. Jotun

    1. ★ 0269 / Kornblå
      #708ca2
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10699
      #6c869c
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. ★ CF11036
      #798e9f
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  21. Liebherr

    1. ★ Blaugrau / 075421
      #778ca1
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  22. Glidden

    1. ★ Stormy Sky Blue / 70BG 25/100
      #778b98
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Soft Blueberry
      #6f8292
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
  23. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Pastel Blue
      #7b8b9a
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Horizon Blue
      #738894
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  24. Behr

    1. 560F-5 Bleached Denim
      #788fa0
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  25. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 4020-R90B
      #748fa3
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Cool Blue / S 4020-R80B
      #778ca3
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  26. Vista Paint

    1. Tucker's Toy
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  27. Berger

    1. Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. Tucker's toy / 8271
      #6e8393
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  29. Asian Paints

    1. Foggy Dash / 9176
      #7088a0
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  30. Focoltone

    1. 3351
      #688597
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. 5-35-5 Winter Sea
      #758793
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  32. Ford

    1. Steel Blue Frost
      #718e9e
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Diamond Blue
      #738893
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. 8201 C
      #67899c
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. 2149 UP
      #67869d
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  34. Tikkurila

    1. 2117
      #6d8492
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7324-42 Netherland Blue
      #7a8b97
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  36. Sikkens

    1. T0.10.50
      #7c8b98
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  37. General Paint

    1. Belvedere / CL 2274D
      #7590a1
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  38. Olympic

    1. Silver Blueberry C48-4
      #6b8294
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  39. Diamond Vogel

    1. Ocean Storms / 0506
      #778692
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  40. Colortrend

    1. 0506
      #778692
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  41. California Paints

    1. DE 5872 - Lakeville
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. DE 5816 - Seal Pup
      #65869b
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  42. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Lakeville / 388
      #6c849b
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Seal Pup / 334
      #65869b
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  43. Benjamin Moore

    1. Bachelor Blue / 1629
      #768492
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  44. Bristol

    1. Mariner / P115-C5
      #708fa5
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  45. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Tuckers Toy / 8271
      #708894
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  46. Coronado Paint

    1. 7231 - Pale Orchid
      #7a879a
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  47. Dulux

    1. Niagara Blues 2
      #7b90a0
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  48. Peintures MF

    1. Veilleur de nuit
      #698399
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Wakefield
      #678495
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  49. Levis

    1. Real Sky
      #7d8999
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  50. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Hydrangea Purple B06
      #76859a
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 23.0%

#72899b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72899b foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #72899b">…</p>

#72899b background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #72899b">…</p>

#72899b shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72899b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7506331
Binary
01110010, 10001001, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#72899b
LRV
≈ 23.8%
Closest short hex
#789 ΔE = 1.550
RGB
rgb(114, 137, 155)
RGBA
rgba(114, 137, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.281, g: 0.337, b: 0.382
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.505%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9270885 / 0xff72899b
HSL
hsl(206, 17%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 17%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.341), saturation: 26% (0.265), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 206.341, saturation: 26.452%, perceived brightness: 52.088%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 234.311, S: 33.014, L: 55.922
Cubehelix
H: -158.295, S: 0.232, L: 0.518
TSL
T: -2.095, S: 0.071, L: 0.518
CMYK
cyan: 26% (0.265), magenta: 12% (0.116), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 46% (0.463), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 21.800, Y: 23.834, Z: 34.456
xyY
x: 0.272, y: 0.298, Y: 23.834
CIELab
L: 55.922, a: -3.946, b: -12.287
CIELuv
L: 55.922, u: -12.494, v: -17.393
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.922, C: 12.905, H: 252.194
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.922, C: 21.415, H: 234.311
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.821, a: -5.731, b: -7.670
CIECAM02
J: 45.198, C: 20.617, h: 237.540, Q: 132.455, M: 18.030, s: 36.894, H: 300.005
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.140, jaune: -2.127, green: 1.321
LMS
L: 20.619, M: 25.331, S: 34.273
YCbCr
Y: 129.536, Cb: 139.306, Cr: 116.625
YCgCo
Y: 135.750, Cg: 1.250, Co: 18.250
YDbDr
Y: 132.175, Db: 34.344, Dr: 34.565
YPbPr
Y: 133.397, Pb: 11.645, Pr: -12.328
xvYCC
Y: 130.564, Cb: 138.229, Cr: 117.171
YIQ
Y: 132.175, I: -19.484, Q: 0.737
YUV
Y: 132.175, U: 11.233, V: -15.945
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/4 ΔE = 4.149
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 9.511

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