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#72a0ba Hex Color Code

#72a0ba Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72a0ba is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72a0ba is comprised of 44.71% red, 62.75% green and 72.94% blue. In the HSL color space #72a0ba has a hue of 202° (degrees), 34% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.66 nm.

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#72a0ba linear gradient to complementary #b49278

  1. #72a0ba
  2. #819eaf
  3. #8e9ba4
  4. #999999
  5. #a3978e
  6. #ac9483
  7. #b49278

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #55839c
  2. #5e8da6
  3. #6896b0
  4. #72a0ba
  5. #7caac4
  6. #86b4ce
  7. #90bed9

Tones

  1. #72a0ba
  2. #7a9eb4
  3. #809dae
  4. #869ba8
  5. #8c99a2
  6. #91989c
  7. #969696

Tints and Shades

#72a0ba to white

  1. #72a0ba
  2. #8aafc5
  3. #a2bfd1
  4. #b9cfdc
  5. #d0dee8
  6. #e8eff3
  7. #ffffff

#72a0ba to black

  1. #72a0ba
  2. #5f8398
  3. #4c6878
  4. #3a4d59
  5. #29353c
  6. #181d21
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
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      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
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      #6ca2c1
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
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      #7e9db2
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      #7ea2b5
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
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      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
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    1. 31-d4
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      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
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    1. Delphinium C19
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      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
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      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Abraham
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      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  50. Sto

    1. 35221
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      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 35.6%

#72a0ba HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72a0ba foreground

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #72a0ba">…</p>

#72a0ba background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #72a0ba">…</p>

#72a0ba shadow

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

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72a0ba">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7512250
Binary
01110010, 10100000, 10111010
Hexadecimal
#72a0ba
LRV
≈ 32.3%
Closest short hex
#69b ΔE = 3.742
RGB
rgb(114, 160, 186)
RGBA
rgba(114, 160, 186, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.348, b: 0.404
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.557%, blue: 0.729%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9264966 / 0xff72a0ba
HSL
hsl(202, 34%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 34%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (201.667), saturation: 39% (0.387), value: 73% (0.729)
HSP
hue: 201.667, saturation: 38.710%, perceived brightness: 59.288%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 229.642, S: 51.445, L: 63.559
Cubehelix
H: -164.039, S: 0.421, L: 0.585
TSL
T: -1.954, S: 0.116, L: 0.585
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.387), magenta: 14% (0.140), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.271)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 37% (0.373), yellow: 27% (0.271)
XYZ
X: 28.370, Y: 32.263, Z: 51.177
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.289, Y: 32.263
CIELab
L: 63.559, a: -8.775, b: -18.331
CIELuv
L: 63.559, u: -22.646, v: -26.648
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.559, C: 20.323, H: 244.418
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.559, C: 34.971, H: 229.642
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.800, a: -10.244, b: -13.661
CIECAM02
J: 53.000, C: 30.884, h: 231.422, Q: 143.433, M: 27.008, s: 43.393, H: 292.956
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.156, jaune: -3.114, green: 2.422
LMS
L: 26.338, M: 35.117, S: 50.852
YCbCr
Y: 144.166, Cb: 146.222, Cr: 105.960
YCgCo
Y: 155.000, Cg: 5.000, Co: 10.500
YDbDr
Y: 149.210, Db: 55.358, Dr: 66.960
YPbPr
Y: 152.074, Pb: 18.290, Pr: -24.196
xvYCC
Y: 146.605, Cb: 144.067, Cr: 106.745
YIQ
Y: 149.210, I: -35.756, Q: -1.637
YUV
Y: 149.210, U: 18.106, V: -30.890
Munsell Color System
10B 6/6 ΔE = 1.795
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 6.391

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