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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 composed 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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#72a0c1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72a0c1 foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #72a0c1">…</p>

#72a0c1 background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #72a0c1">…</p>

#72a0c1 shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72a0c1">…</p>

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: 0.12, L: 0.588
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.409), magenta: 17% (0.171), yellow: 0% (0.0), 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: 252.52
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: 33.58, h: -123.059, Q: 143.783, M: 29.366, s: 45.192, H: 299.329
CAM16 JCh
lightness: 53.751, chroma: 30.727, hue: 240.265
CAM16 JMh
lightness: 53.751, colorfulness: 26.871, hue: 240.265
CAM16 Jsh
lightness: 53.751, saturation: 43.13, hue: 240.265
CAM16 QCh
perceived brightness: 144.454, chroma: 30.727, hue: 240.265
CAM16 QMh
perceived brightness: 144.454, colorfulness: 26.871, hue: 240.265
CAM16 Qsh
perceived brightness: 144.454, saturation: 43.13, hue: 240.265
CAM16 UCS JMh
lightness: 66.395, colorfulness: 20.96, hue: 240.265
CAM16 UCS Jab
lightness: 66.395, a: -10.396, b: -18.2
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: 156.75, Cg: 3.25, Co: 8.75
YDbDr
Y: 150.008, Db: 64.689, Dr: 68.479
YPbPr
Y: 152.578, Pb: 21.79, Pr: -24.518
xvYCC
Y: 147.038, Cb: 147.141, Cr: 106.463
YIQ
Y: 150.008, I: -38.005, Q: 0.54
YUV
Y: 150.008, U: 21.158, V: -31.59
Okhsl
h: 240.242, s: 0.407, l: 0.634
Okhsv
h: 240.242, s: 0.404, v: 0.775
Okhwb
h: 240.242, w: 0.462, b: 0.225
Oklab
l: 0.685, a: -0.035, b: -0.06
Oklch
l: 0.685, c: 0.07, h: 240.242
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.00866, Az: -0.00272, Bz: -0.00587
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.00866, Cz: 0.00647, Hz: -114.8676
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/6 ΔE = 1.466
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 6.819

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