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#72a3d4 Hex Color Code

#72a3d4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72a3d4 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72a3d4 is comprised of 44.71% red, 63.92% green and 83.14% blue. In the HSL color space #72a3d4 has a hue of 210° (degrees), 53% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.77 nm.

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#72a3d4 linear gradient to complementary #c3ac83

  1. #72a3d4
  2. #86a4c7
  3. #96a6b9
  4. #a3a7ac
  5. #afa99e
  6. #baaa91
  7. #c3ac83

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5285b4
  2. #5d8fbf
  3. #6799c9
  4. #72a3d4
  5. #7daddf
  6. #87b8ea
  7. #92c2f5

Tones

  1. #72a3d4
  2. #7da3cc
  3. #86a3c4
  4. #8fa3bb
  5. #96a3b3
  6. #9da3ab
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#72a3d4 to White

  1. #72a3d4
  2. #8cb2db
  3. #a4c1e2
  4. #bbd0ea
  5. #d2dff1
  6. #e9eff8
  7. #ffffff

#72a3d4 to Black

  1. #72a3d4
  2. #5f86ad
  3. #4c6a88
  4. #3b4f64
  5. #293543
  6. #191e24
  7. #000000

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      #70a8dd
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#72a3d4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72a3d4 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #72a3d4">…</p>

#72a3d4 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #72a3d4">…</p>

#72a3d4 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72a3d4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7513044
Binary
01110010, 10100011, 11010100
Hexadecimal
#72a3d4
Closest short hex
#7ad ΔE = 2.596
RGB
rgb(114, 163, 212)
RGBA
rgba(114, 163, 212, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.233, g: 0.333, b: 0.434
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 57.516%, blue: 83.137%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9264172 / 0xff72a3d4
HSL
hsl(210, 53%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 53%%, 64%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (210.000), saturation: 46% (0.462), value: 83% (0.831)
HSP
hue: 210.000, saturation: 46.226, perceived brightness: 61.514
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.007, S: 56.984, L: 65.376
Cubehelix
H: -153.819, S: 0.583, L: 0.603
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.134, L: 0.604
CMYK
cyan: 46 (0.462), magenta: 23 (0.231), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 17 (0.169)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 36 (0.361), yellow: 17 (0.169)
XYZ
X: 31.916, Y: 34.523, Z: 67.256
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.258, Y: 34.523
CIELab
L: 65.376, a: -3.225, b: -30.026
CIELuv
L: 65.376, u: -23.769, v: -46.662
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.376, C: 30.199, H: 263.869
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.376, C: 52.367, H: 243.007
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.756, a: -5.863, b: -26.738
CIECAM02
J: 54.908, C: 40.676, h: 244.651, Q: 145.992, M: 35.570, s: 49.361, H: 303.385
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.221, jaune: -5.171, green: 2.288
LMS
L: 27.297, M: 36.557, S: 66.705
YCbCr
Y: 148.226, Cb: 156.763, Cr: 103.010
YCgCo
Y: 163.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 4.000
YDbDr
Y: 153.935, Db: 87.367, Dr: 75.950
YPbPr
Y: 156.091, Pb: 30.135, Pr: -26.754
xvYCC
Y: 150.055, Cb: 154.472, Cr: 104.498
YIQ
Y: 153.935, I: -44.932, Q: 4.884
YUV
Y: 153.935, U: 28.575, V: -35.035
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/8 ΔE = 1.508
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 6.626

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