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#72a3fb Hex Color Code

#72a3fb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72a3fb is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72a3fb is comprised of 44.71% red, 63.92% green and 98.43% blue. In the HSL color space #72a3fb has a hue of 219° (degrees), 94% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.41 nm.

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Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#72a3fb linear gradient to complementary #d5cf98

  1. #72a3fb
  2. #8caaeb
  3. #a0b1db
  4. #b0b8cb
  5. #bec0ba
  6. #cac7a9
  7. #d5cf98

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e84d9
  2. #5a8fe4
  3. #6699f0
  4. #72a3fb
  5. #7eadff
  6. #89b8ff
  7. #95c3ff

Tones

  1. #72a3fb
  2. #83a6f0
  3. #90a9e4
  4. #9cadd9
  5. #a6b0ce
  6. #afb3c2
  7. #b7b7b7

Tints and Shades

#72a3fb to white

  1. #72a3fb
  2. #8fb2fc
  3. #a8c0fd
  4. #bfd0fe
  5. #d5dffe
  6. #eaefff
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#72a3fb to black

  1. #72a3fb
  2. #6086cc
  3. #4d6aa0
  4. #3c4f75
  5. #2a354d
  6. #191e29
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. Mamello B5-A2-1
      #88acf8
      ΔE = 4.120 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Winter Sky B5-B2-1
      #7898e4
      ΔE = 4.371 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  2. Caparol

    1. 43/07
      #8098e8
      ΔE = 4.410 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. 80 15 250 / Marin 85
      #74a0e0
      ΔE = 5.028 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R80B
      #85a9ea
      ΔE = 4.569 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  4. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1550-R70B
      #85a2df
      ΔE = 4.701 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2122 U
      #8fa4e3
      ΔE = 4.762 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 7452 U
      #91a0e4
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 36.8%

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#72a3fb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72a3fb foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #72a3fb">…</p>

#72a3fb background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #72a3fb">…</p>

#72a3fb shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72a3fb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7513083
Binary
01110010, 10100011, 11111011
Hexadecimal
#72a3fb
LRV
≈ 36.7%
Closest short hex
#7af ΔE = 2.529
RGB
rgb(114, 163, 251)
RGBA
rgba(114, 163, 251, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.216, g: 0.309, b: 0.475
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 58.859%, blue: 98.431%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9264133 / 0xff72a3fb
HSL
hsl(219, 94%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(219, 94%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 219° (218.540), saturation: 55% (0.546), value: 98% (0.984)
HSP
hue: 218.540, saturation: 54.582%, perceived brightness: 64.036%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.480, S: 95.498, L: 67.077
Cubehelix
H: -143.744, S: 0.857, L: 0.620
TSL
T: -2.042, S: 0.161, L: 0.621
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.546), magenta: 35% (0.351), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 2% (0.016)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 2% (0.016)
XYZ
X: 37.443, Y: 36.734, Z: 96.365
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.215, Y: 36.734
CIELab
L: 67.077, a: 8.445, b: -48.786
CIELuv
L: 67.077, u: -23.690, v: -79.874
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.077, C: 49.511, H: 279.820
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.077, C: 83.313, H: 253.480
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.608, a: 4.210, b: -51.843
CIECAM02
J: 56.655, C: 56.160, h: 255.515, Q: 148.296, M: 49.111, s: 57.547, H: 308.777
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.328, jaune: -8.559, green: 1.974
LMS
L: 27.570, M: 36.599, S: 95.378
YCbCr
Y: 152.048, Cb: 173.884, Cr: 100.241
YCoCg
Y: 172.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: -5.750
YDbDr
Y: 158.381, Db: 139.354, Dr: 84.413
YPbPr
Y: 158.899, Pb: 49.635, Pr: -28.548
xvYCC
Y: 152.466, Cb: 171.601, Cr: 102.923
YIQ
Y: 158.381, I: -57.461, Q: 17.019
YUV
Y: 158.381, U: 45.579, V: -38.936
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 7.485
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 2.846

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