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#72a1dc Hex Color Code

#72a1dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72a1dc is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72a1dc is comprised of 44.71% red, 63.14% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #72a1dc has a hue of 213° (degrees), 60% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.09 nm.

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#72a1dc linear gradient to complementary #c6b588

  1. #72a1dc
  2. #87a4ce
  3. #97a7c0
  4. #a5abb3
  5. #b1aea5
  6. #bcb196
  7. #c6b588

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5283bc
  2. #5d8dc7
  3. #6797d1
  4. #72a1dc
  5. #7dabe7
  6. #87b5f2
  7. #92c0fd

Tones

  1. #72a1dc
  2. #7ea2d3
  3. #88a3ca
  4. #91a4c2
  5. #99a5b9
  6. #a0a6b0
  7. #a7a7a7

Tints and Shades

#72a1dc to White

  1. #72a1dc
  2. #8cb0e2
  3. #a5bfe8
  4. #bccfee
  5. #d3dff4
  6. #e9eff9
  7. #ffffff

#72a1dc to Black

  1. #72a1dc
  2. #5f84b4
  3. #4d688d
  4. #3b4e68
  5. #293545
  6. #191e25
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ DE 5864 - Use the Good China
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#72a1dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72a1dc foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #72a1dc">…</p>

#72a1dc background

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #72a1dc">…</p>

#72a1dc shadow

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72a1dc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7512540
Binary
01110010, 10100001, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#72a1dc
Closest short hex
#79c ΔE = 3.437
RGB
rgb(114, 161, 220)
RGBA
rgba(114, 161, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.325, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 57.475%, blue: 86.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9264676 / 0xff72a1dc
HSL
hsl(213, 60%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(213, 60%%, 65%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 213° (213.396), saturation: 48% (0.482), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 213.396, saturation: 48.182, perceived brightness: 61.531
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 247.341, S: 62.762, L: 65.146
Cubehelix
H: -149.730, S: 0.636, L: 0.602
TSL
T: -1.840, S: 0.139, L: 0.603
CMYK
cyan: 48 (0.482), magenta: 27 (0.268), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 14 (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 37 (0.369), yellow: 14 (0.137)
XYZ
X: 32.598, Y: 34.232, Z: 72.586
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.246, Y: 34.232
CIELab
L: 65.146, a: 0.220, b: -34.806
CIELuv
L: 65.146, u: -22.979, v: -55.042
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.146, C: 34.807, H: 270.363
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.146, C: 59.646, H: 247.341
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.508, a: -2.937, b: -32.600
CIECAM02
J: 54.645, C: 44.367, h: 249.318, Q: 145.641, M: 38.799, s: 51.614, H: 305.667
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.251, jaune: -6.032, green: 2.092
LMS
L: 26.806, M: 35.616, S: 71.944
YCbCr
Y: 148.002, Cb: 160.857, Cr: 103.178
YCgCo
Y: 164.000, Cg: -3.000, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 153.673, Db: 99.797, Dr: 75.454
YPbPr
Y: 155.237, Pb: 34.905, Pr: -26.214
xvYCC
Y: 149.321, Cb: 158.662, Cr: 104.973
YIQ
Y: 153.673, I: -46.953, Q: 8.419
YUV
Y: 153.673, U: 32.641, V: -34.806
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 2.546
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.350

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