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#72a7e1 Hex Color Code

#72a7e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72a7e1 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72a7e1 is comprised of 44.71% red, 65.49% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #72a7e1 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 65% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.9 nm.

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#72a7e1 linear gradient to complementary #cbb688

  1. #72a7e1
  2. #88a9d2
  3. #9aacc4
  4. #a9aeb5
  5. #b6b1a6
  6. #c1b397
  7. #cbb688

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5088c0
  2. #5c92cb
  3. #679dd6
  4. #72a7e1
  5. #7db2ec
  6. #88bcf7
  7. #93c7ff

Tones

  1. #72a7e1
  2. #7fa7d8
  3. #8aa8cf
  4. #93a8c5
  5. #9ba9bc
  6. #a3a9b3
  7. #aaaaaa

Tints and Shades

#72a7e1 to White

  1. #72a7e1
  2. #8db5e6
  3. #a5c3eb
  4. #bcd2f0
  5. #d3e1f5
  6. #e9f0fa
  7. #ffffff

#72a7e1 to Black

  1. #72a7e1
  2. #5f89b8
  3. #4d6c90
  4. #3b506a
  5. #2a3646
  6. #191e26
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1550-R80B
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    1. ★ S 1040-R90B
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#72a7e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72a7e1 foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #72a7e1">…</p>

#72a7e1 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #72a7e1">…</p>

#72a7e1 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 #72a7e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7514081
Binary
01110010, 10100111, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#72a7e1
Closest short hex
#7ad ΔE = 2.169
RGB
rgb(114, 167, 225)
RGBA
rgba(114, 167, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.225, g: 0.330, b: 0.445
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 58.773%, blue: 88.235%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9263135 / 0xff72a7e1
HSL
hsl(211, 65%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 65%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.351), saturation: 49% (0.493), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 211.351, saturation: 49.333, perceived brightness: 63.267
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.265, S: 66.231, L: 67.013
Cubehelix
H: -152.182, S: 0.671, L: 0.618
TSL
T: -1.765, S: 0.145, L: 0.619
CMYK
cyan: 49 (0.493), magenta: 26 (0.258), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 12 (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 35 (0.345), yellow: 12 (0.118)
XYZ
X: 34.344, Y: 36.649, Z: 76.484
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.249, Y: 36.649
CIELab
L: 67.013, a: -1.683, b: -34.662
CIELuv
L: 67.013, u: -25.241, v: -54.791
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.013, C: 34.703, H: 267.220
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.013, C: 60.325, H: 245.265
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.538, a: -4.676, b: -32.530
CIECAM02
J: 56.659, C: 45.029, h: 246.717, Q: 148.302, M: 39.377, s: 51.529, H: 304.389
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.243, jaune: -5.989, green: 2.386
LMS
L: 28.491, M: 38.513, S: 75.815
YCbCr
Y: 151.516, Cb: 161.306, Cr: 100.615
YCgCo
Y: 168.250, Cg: -1.250, Co: 0.750
YDbDr
Y: 157.765, Db: 101.164, Dr: 83.235
YPbPr
Y: 159.887, Pb: 35.095, Pr: -29.168
xvYCC
Y: 153.315, Cb: 158.829, Cr: 102.378
YIQ
Y: 157.765, I: -50.206, Q: 6.839
YUV
Y: 157.765, U: 33.088, V: -38.396
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.087
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.957

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