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#72a7bb Hex Color Code

#72a7bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72a7bb is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72a7bb is comprised of 44.71% red, 65.49% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #72a7bb has a hue of 196° (degrees), 35% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.93 nm.

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#72a7bb linear gradient to complementary #b78b76

  1. #72a7bb
  2. #83a3af
  3. #909ea4
  4. #9c9998
  5. #a6958d
  6. #af9081
  7. #b78b76

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #54899c
  2. #5e93a6
  3. #689db1
  4. #72a7bb
  5. #7cb1c6
  6. #87bcd0
  7. #91c6db

Tones

  1. #72a7bb
  2. #7aa4b5
  3. #81a2af
  4. #879fa9
  5. #8d9ca3
  6. #929a9d
  7. #979797

Tints and Shades

#72a7bb to white

  1. #72a7bb
  2. #8ab5c6
  3. #a2c4d1
  4. #b9d2dd
  5. #d1e1e8
  6. #e8f0f3
  7. #ffffff

#72a7bb to black

  1. #72a7bb
  2. #5f8999
  3. #4c6c78
  4. #3a5159
  5. #29373c
  6. #181e21
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
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      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
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      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
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      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
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      #74aab8
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    1. ★ S 2030-B10G
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      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
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#72a7bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72a7bb foreground

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
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#72a7bb background

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

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #72a7bb">…</p>

#72a7bb shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7514043
Binary
01110010, 10100111, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#72a7bb
LRV
≈ 34.8%
Closest short hex
#7ab ΔE = 1.632
RGB
rgb(114, 167, 187)
RGBA
rgba(114, 167, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.244, g: 0.357, b: 0.400
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.567%, blue: 0.733%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9263173 / 0xff72a7bb
HSL
hsl(196, 35%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 35%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (196.438), saturation: 39% (0.390), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 196.438, saturation: 39.037%, perceived brightness: 61.060%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 221.046, S: 54.351, L: 65.593
Cubehelix
H: -170.363, S: 0.438, L: 0.601
TSL
T: -1.815, S: 0.124, L: 0.602
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.390), magenta: 11% (0.107), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 35% (0.345), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 29.725, Y: 34.801, Z: 52.155
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.298, Y: 34.801
CIELab
L: 65.593, a: -12.307, b: -15.808
CIELuv
L: 65.593, u: -25.540, v: -22.238
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.593, C: 20.034, H: 232.097
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.593, C: 33.865, H: 221.046
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.992, a: -13.295, b: -11.124
CIECAM02
J: 55.172, C: 30.786, h: 223.084, Q: 146.342, M: 26.922, s: 42.891, H: 283.014
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.135, jaune: -2.659, green: 2.843
LMS
L: 28.263, M: 38.478, S: 51.852
YCbCr
Y: 147.792, Cb: 144.624, Cr: 103.313
YCgCo
Y: 158.750, Cg: 8.250, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 153.433, Db: 50.510, Dr: 74.989
YPbPr
Y: 157.151, Pb: 16.095, Pr: -27.420
xvYCC
Y: 150.965, Cb: 142.138, Cr: 103.913
YIQ
Y: 153.433, I: -37.998, Q: -4.984
YUV
Y: 153.433, U: 16.520, V: -34.595
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 2.587
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 6.809

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