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Air superiority blue / #72a0c1 Hex Color Code

#72a0c1 Paint ChipThe color air superiority blue with hexadecimal color code #72a0c1 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72a0c1 is comprised of 44.71% red, 62.75% green and 75.69% blue. In the HSL color space #72a0c1 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 39% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.19 nm.

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#72a0c1 linear gradient to complementary #b89a7b

  1. #72a0c1
  2. #829fb5
  3. #909eaa
  4. #9c9d9e
  5. #a69c92
  6. #b09b87
  7. #b89a7b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5483a3
  2. #5e8cad
  3. #6896b7
  4. #72a0c1
  5. #7caacb
  6. #86b4d6
  7. #90bee0

Tones

  1. #72a0c1
  2. #7a9fba
  3. #829eb4
  4. #899dad
  5. #8f9ca7
  6. #959ba0
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#72a0c1 to white

  1. #72a0c1
  2. #8bafcb
  3. #a2bfd5
  4. #bacee0
  5. #d1deea
  6. #e8eff5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#72a0c1 to black

  1. #72a0c1
  2. #5f839e
  3. #4c687c
  4. #3a4d5c
  5. #29353e
  6. #181d22
  7. #000000 / #000

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  2. ICI Paints

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    1. ★ DE 5850 - Wandering River
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      ΔE = 1.449 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
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    1. ★ 31S 3 / Kobaltblau 31S 3
      #74a4c4
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. 75 5 230 / Coelin 40
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      ΔE = 4.314 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  10. Valspar Paint

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      #6b9ebe
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
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      ΔE = 3.006 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Sea of Atlantis / 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. ★ Key West Zenith / 0646
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  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-35-4 Versailles
      #6d9dc2
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #7899b6
      ΔE = 3.003 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Starry Night
      #6b9dc2
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Periwinkle Blue
      #7c9ec3
      ΔE = 3.334 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Starry Night / 10BB 32/262
      #6c9dbc
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ Harbor Blue / 22BB 34/304
      #6b9fc7
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  15. Bristol

    1. ★ Blueberry Slice / P111-C4
      #759ec2
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Regatta / P109-C4
      #69a2d1
      ΔE = 4.326 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  16. KILZ

    1. ★ Nantucket Shore / C751
      #7ba3c4
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Blue Dust / C741
      #7d9aae
      ΔE = 4.472 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  17. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7330-42 Half-moon
      #7da2bf
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. 7322-42 Canopy of Heaven
      #77a2b8
      ΔE = 3.913 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  18. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-B
      #6ca2c1
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. S 2030-R90B
      #759abf
      ΔE = 3.258 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  19. Sikkens

    1. ★ S6.27.56
      #6ea4c4
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. S1.26.51
      #6597b0
      ΔE = 5.135 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Postcard Perfect / 7295
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Birds Egg Blue / 7343
      #64a1bf
      ΔE = 3.402 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  21. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-R90B
      #749cb8
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Cool Blue / FS098
      #6b9fb8
      ΔE = 3.834 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  22. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.18
      #6fa5ca
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 60.12.18
      #839dbc
      ΔE = 3.833 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  23. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Rhythm and Blues / 36C-5
      #679cc0
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Azure Sky / 37C-5
      #88a9c0
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5244T Northern Sky
      #7ea2c1
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. 7222T Fresco Blue
      #7aa6ca
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  25. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-30-3 Oh Bother Blue
      #7ca5c5
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. P5-2 Eeyore's Blues
      #879eba
      ΔE = 4.253 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  26. New Look

    1. Twiddle Dum / E22-10
      #76a4c0
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Charlies Train / E22-05
      #6f95af
      ΔE = 4.467 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  27. Peintures MF

    1. CD336-4
      #7fa2be
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Bleu pot de grès
      #80aac8
      ΔE = 3.985 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  28. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Fenrisian Grey
      #719bb7
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Stormfang
      #80a7c1
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  29. Dutch Boy

    1. Summer Fun Blue
      #69a3c3
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Agile Blue
      #5a9ec0
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  30. Porter Paints

    1. Walden Pond / 450-4
      #779bb6
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Blue Promise / 349-4
      #719cc3
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  31. Volkswagen

    1. Florida Blue
      #7fa3c4
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Whisper Blue
      #86abc6
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10690
      #749ab5
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. CF10446
      #80a0ca
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  33. Coronado Paint

    1. 7296 - Far Horizons
      #80a3bd
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. 7343 - Birds Egg Blue
      #5b99ba
      ΔE = 4.335 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  34. Laura Ashley

    1. 6-9 Pale Denim
      #6da3bf
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 44-15 Foxglove Blue
      #84a2c6
      ΔE = 4.233 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  35. Colortrend

    1. Pool
      #809dbb
      ΔE = 3.073 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. 0618
      #7393b4
      ΔE = 5.021 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  36. Loop

    1. Nantes / LP-210
      #77a5bf
      ΔE = 3.115 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Monpellier / LP-215
      #7c97b4
      ΔE = 4.185 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  37. Berger

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 3.149 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Birds egg blue / 7343
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 3.925 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  38. Scib Paints

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 3.149 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Far Horizons / 7296
      #86a4c2
      ΔE = 3.679 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  39. Vista Paint

    1. Thunder Bay
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 3.149 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Bird's Egg Blue
      #6198c0
      ΔE = 3.925 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  40. Plascon

    1. Adonis Blue B2-D2-2
      #74a0b8
      ΔE = 3.184 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Crystal Sea B2-C2-2
      #74acc8
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  41. Sto

    1. 35221
      #7fa6c0
      ΔE = 3.279 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  42. Asian Paints

    1. Firmament / 7343
      #6699c0
      ΔE = 3.312 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. Mughal Blue / 7359
      #519bc5
      ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  43. Tollens

    1. T2012-5
      #6e97b5
      ΔE = 3.355 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. T2010-4
      #7fa4ca
      ΔE = 3.708 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  44. Taubmans

    1. Inca Blue / T64-5
      #839eb9
      ΔE = 3.365 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. Ocean Frolic / T10 43E-1
      #73accd
      ΔE = 4.408 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  45. Nerolac

    1. Blue Winks - 4265
      #6499c0
      ΔE = 3.380 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Twin Flower - 2424
      #7a9aaf
      ΔE = 4.182 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  46. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-36-4 Blue Emotion
      #83a5c6
      ΔE = 3.477 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 4-37-4 Moon Shadow
      #889cb2
      ΔE = 4.898 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  47. Nippon Paint

    1. Fresco Blue / NP PB 1521 T
      #7da0c6
      ΔE = 3.496 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. Kind Sky / NP PB 1546 T
      #71accc
      ΔE = 4.592 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  48. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Sultry Step 27-9
      #7f9cbd
      ΔE = 3.512 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 4.767 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  49. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1101
      #809fb5
      ΔE = 3.544 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  50. Focoltone

    1. 2198
      #6a9cb6
      ΔE = 3.614 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. 5021
      #80a3b8
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  51. Olympic

    1. Boudoir Blue A51-4
      #79a8cf
      ΔE = 3.686 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Serene Sea B53-3
      #77a9c0
      ΔE = 5.134 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  52. Pantone / PMS

    1. 542
      #6699c2
      ΔE = 3.696 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. 645
      #7d99ba
      ΔE = 4.034 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  53. RAL

    1. RAL 610-M
      #7897b5
      ΔE = 3.735 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. RAL 610-3
      #6d95b9
      ΔE = 4.254 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  54. Teknos

    1. GBI079
      #7da3b9
      ΔE = 3.745 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. GBI048
      #869eb4
      ΔE = 4.244 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  55. Little Greene

    1. Lagoon
      #78a3cd
      ΔE = 3.800 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Blue Verditer
      #659ab2
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  56. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Jacaranda - 6802
      #5a9ec0
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Bluebird Feather - 9062
      #6f9db3
      ΔE = 4.396 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  57. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35240
      #7f9cbf
      ΔE = 3.898 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Federal Standard 25240
      #7f99bb
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  58. Behr

    1. Augusta PPOC-63
      #849cb6
      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. Aral Sea PPKB-24
      #5e97ba
      ΔE = 4.188 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  59. Beckers

    1. Aqua 764 / S 1050-B40G
      #73a6bf
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  60. Resene

    1. Shakespeare B67-062-229
      #609ab8
      ΔE = 4.080 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Snap B70-088-235
      #5ba0d0
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  61. Krylon

    1. Peekaboo Blue
      #83a1c5
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  62. Levis

    1. Atl Denim C1
      #83a8c1
      ΔE = 4.127 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Shady Purple A40
      #8599b4
      ΔE = 5.010 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  63. GM / General Motors

    1. Marietta Blue
      #7096bb
      ΔE = 4.181 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
    2. Light Adriatic
      #8a9eba
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  64. Man

    1. Guineablau / LH5K
      #5f9ab8
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  65. ECOS Paints

    1. John's Blue (0617)
      #89a5c2
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. North Sea (0625)
      #8c9fb4
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  66. Benjamin Moore

    1. Colonial Blue / 1677
      #82a3b7
      ΔE = 4.361 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Niagara Falls / 1657 / Whipple Blue / HC-152
      #779fb1
      ΔE = 5.198 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  67. Mylands of London

    1. Pastel Blue
      #7e9fb2
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Light Blue
      #7fa8be
      ΔE = 4.746 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  68. AMC

    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  69. 1829

    1. Medium Persian Blue
      #6f9cc9
      ΔE = 4.501 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  70. Ford

    1. Miami Blue
      #6c9fce
      ΔE = 4.562 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Light Blue
      #87abcb
      ΔE = 4.966 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  71. Kansai Paint

    1. Thunder Blue
      #82a3b6
      ΔE = 4.667 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  72. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu
      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 4.727 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  73. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Americana / PPG1152-4
      #7f9daf
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Society Street Chs-34
      #7a98ac
      ΔE = 4.798 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  74. Glidden

    1. Americana / PPG1152-4
      #7f9daf
      ΔE = 4.775 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. Blueberry Sorbet
      #579bbb
      ΔE = 4.834 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  75. Albany Paint

    1. Kentucky Blue
      #63a2d3
      ΔE = 4.857 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  76. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Delphinium C19
      #79a6bb
      ΔE = 4.871 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. June Iris B10
      #8b9db5
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  77. Humbrol

    1. 128 Us Compass Grey
      #82a5b8
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  78. Matthews Paint

    1. Copenhagen Blue / 958
      #87a1b3
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Faience Blue / 5576
      #8aa9c9
      ΔE = 5.063 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  79. Dulux

    1. 90BG 38/185
      #80a9bf
      ΔE = 4.987 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. 90BG 29/267
      #579ab9
      ΔE = 5.128 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  80. Para

    1. Blue Dazzle / 208E
      #6d93b7
      ΔE = 4.999 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  81. Wattyl

    1. Phantom Lakes / E23W
      #7eadd2
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  82. Caran d'Ache

    1. 662 Genuine Cobalt Blue
      #63a2d4
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 33.2%

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The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7512257
Binary
01110010, 10100000, 11000001
Hexadecimal
#72a0c1
LRV
≈ 32.6%
Closest short hex
#69b ΔE = 2.949
RGB
rgb(114, 160, 193)
RGBA
rgba(114, 160, 193, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.244, g: 0.343, b: 0.413
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 56.107%, blue: 75.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9264959 / 0xff72a0c1
HSL
hsl(205, 39%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 39%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.063), saturation: 41% (0.409), value: 76% (0.757)
HSP
hue: 205.063, saturation: 40.933%, perceived brightness: 59.679%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 235.254, S: 52.681, L: 63.809
Cubehelix
H: -159.867, S: 0.461, L: 0.588
TSL
T: -2.055, S: 0.120, L: 0.588
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.409), magenta: 17% (0.171), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.243)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 37% (0.373), yellow: 24% (0.243)
XYZ
X: 29.133, Y: 32.567, Z: 55.193
xyY
x: 0.249, y: 0.279, Y: 32.567
CIELab
L: 63.809, a: -6.886, b: -21.865
CIELuv
L: 63.809, u: -22.629, v: -32.625
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.809, C: 22.924, H: 252.520
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.809, C: 39.704, H: 235.254
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.068, a: -8.746, b: -17.394
CIECAM02
J: 53.259, C: 33.580, h: 236.941, Q: 143.783, M: 29.366, s: 45.192, H: 299.329
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.177, jaune: -3.733, green: 2.329
LMS
L: 26.376, M: 35.122, S: 54.807
YCbCr
Y: 144.852, Cb: 149.295, Cr: 105.463
YCoCg
Y: 156.750, Cg: 3.250, Co: 8.750
YDbDr
Y: 150.008, Db: 64.689, Dr: 68.479
YPbPr
Y: 152.578, Pb: 21.790, Pr: -24.518
xvYCC
Y: 147.038, Cb: 147.141, Cr: 106.463
YIQ
Y: 150.008, I: -38.005, Q: 0.540
YUV
Y: 150.008, U: 21.158, V: -31.590
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.466
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 6.819

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