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General Paint Astree / CL 2184D / #72a4ae Hex Color Code

#72a4ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72a4ae is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72a4ae is comprised of 44.71% red, 64.31% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #72a4ae has a hue of 190° (degrees), 27% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.47 nm.

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#72a4ae linear gradient to complementary #ad7d73

  1. #72a4ae
  2. #809ea4
  3. #8c989a
  4. #969190
  5. #9f8b86
  6. #a6847d
  7. #ad7d73

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #558690
  2. #5e909a
  3. #689aa4
  4. #72a4ae
  5. #7caeb8
  6. #86b8c2
  7. #90c3cd

Tints and Shades

#72a4ae to white

  1. #72a4ae
  2. #8ab3bb
  3. #a1c2c8
  4. #b9d1d6
  5. #d0e0e3
  6. #e7eff1
  7. #ffffff

#72a4ae to black

  1. #72a4ae
  2. #5f878f
  3. #4c6a70
  4. #3a4f54
  5. #293638
  6. #181e1f
  7. #000000

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  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Frenchman's Bay 30BG 38/170
      #72a4ad
      ΔE = 0.450 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-d5
      #76a4ae
      ΔE = 0.745 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. ★ 26-d4
      #70a7b1
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  3. Alcro

    1. ★ Lovart
      #70a1ac
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Wonderful World / 7415
      #75a1ab
      ΔE = 1.331 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Bracken Architrave Blue Verditer CW601
      #70a5ac
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bracken Blue / CW-600
      #6aa3ac
      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Riverboat Cruise
      #68a3ae
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Horizon B-13p
      #7ca0aa
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bermuda Turquoise
      #79a8b0
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. ★ Light Turquoise
      #69a6b4
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sea Song
      #6aa0aa
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Meditation Blue
      #6aa1a7
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3174T Bay Blue
      #6ba1a9
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 3164T Crushed Bluestone
      #73aab0
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Royal Turquoise
      #74a6ac
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-B10G
      #6fa4b3
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BG 33/207
      #67a4ad
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Velvet Touch 2
      #62a3ad
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  15. Sico

    1. ★ 6154-42 Colorado River
      #67a2ab
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  16. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Hoorn Blue
      #699fab
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5353
      #7da8b0
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  18. Sto

    1. 35421
      #7fa6ae
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. 4-32-4 Blue Star
      #7ea5ab
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Dakota / T75-5
      #7ea7b2
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  21. Ford

    1. Light Turquoise
      #80a7af
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  22. Crown Paint

    1. Aqua Dark
      #6b9eab
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  23. Sikkens

    1. R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  24. Brillux

    1. 72.09.18
      #77a1a5
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
    2. 72.12.18
      #60a1ae
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Wonderful World / KM3182-2
      #80a5b0
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Sally O / KM3214-2
      #72a7ab
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  26. Dutch Boy

    1. Election Blues
      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  27. Devoe Paint

    1. Riverboat Cruise / 30BG 33/207
      #6aa3a8
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 32.1%

#72a4ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72a4ae foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #72a4ae">…</p>

#72a4ae background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #72a4ae">…</p>

#72a4ae shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72a4ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7513262
Binary
01110010, 10100100, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#72a4ae
LRV
≈ 33.2%
Closest short hex
#6ab ΔE = 3.414
RGB
rgb(114, 164, 174)
RGBA
rgba(114, 164, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.252, g: 0.363, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.554%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9263954 / 0xff72a4ae
HSL
hsl(190, 27%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(190, 27%%, 56%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 190° (190.000), saturation: 34% (0.345), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 190.000, saturation: 34.483%, perceived brightness: 59.635%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 209.042, S: 51.054, L: 64.309
Cubehelix
H: -177.804, S: 0.368, L: 0.589
TSL
T: -1.670, S: 0.116, L: 0.589
CMYK
cyan: 34% (0.345), magenta: 6% (0.057), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 36% (0.357), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 27.852, Y: 33.183, Z: 44.973
xyY
x: 0.263, y: 0.313, Y: 33.183
CIELab
L: 64.309, a: -14.051, b: -10.483
CIELuv
L: 64.309, u: -24.386, v: -13.540
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.309, C: 17.531, H: 216.725
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.309, C: 27.893, H: 209.042
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.604, a: -14.501, b: -5.966
CIECAM02
J: 53.802, C: 26.975, h: 212.665, Q: 144.513, M: 23.589, s: 40.402, H: 270.029
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.106, jaune: -1.749, green: 2.850
LMS
L: 27.362, M: 37.005, S: 44.762
YCbCr
Y: 145.006, Cb: 139.790, Cr: 105.340
YCgCo
Y: 154.000, Cg: 10.000, Co: 13.500
YDbDr
Y: 150.190, Db: 35.830, Dr: 68.820
YPbPr
Y: 154.070, Pb: 10.750, Pr: -25.460
xvYCC
Y: 148.319, Cb: 137.443, Cr: 105.635
YIQ
Y: 150.190, I: -32.998, Q: -7.461
YUV
Y: 150.190, U: 11.718, V: -31.750
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/4 ΔE = 1.842
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 9.319

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