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#72a9ca Hex Color Code

#72a9ca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72a9ca is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72a9ca is comprised of 44.71% red, 66.27% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #72a9ca has a hue of 203° (degrees), 45% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.05 nm.

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#72a9ca linear gradient to complementary #c19c7b

  1. #72a9ca
  2. #85a7bd
  3. #95a5b0
  4. #a2a3a2
  5. #aea095
  6. #b89e88
  7. #c19c7b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #528aaa
  2. #5d94b5
  3. #679fbf
  4. #72a9ca
  5. #7db4d5
  6. #87bee0
  7. #92c9eb

Tones

  1. #72a9ca
  2. #7ca7c3
  3. #84a5bb
  4. #8ba4b4
  5. #92a2ad
  6. #98a0a5
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#72a9ca to White

  1. #72a9ca
  2. #8bb7d3
  3. #a3c5dc
  4. #bad3e4
  5. #d1e2ed
  6. #e8f0f6
  7. #ffffff

#72a9ca to Black

  1. #72a9ca
  2. #5f8ba5
  3. #4c6d82
  4. #3a5160
  5. #293740
  6. #181f23
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 7232T Peasant Blue
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    2. 7222T Fresco Blue
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      ΔE = 2.776
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Mayellan / T69-5
      #74a9cc
      ΔE = 0.977
    2. ★ Sapphire Glow / T12 40.E1
      #69a7ca
      ΔE = 1.392
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 1.198
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Kind Sky / NP PB 1546 T
      #71accc
      ΔE = 1.300
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ San Francisco Bay / 802
      #7aa8c6
      ΔE = 1.354
    2. Soft Jazz / 809
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      ΔE = 2.956
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    1. ★ Iris 15
      #68a8cc
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    2. ★ 31S 3 / Kobaltblau 31S 3
      #74a4c4
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  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Virginia Beach
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      ΔE = 1.440
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    1. ★ Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 1.532
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    1. ★ Sierra Blue
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    1. ★ Serene Sea / 350-4
      #77a6c3
      ΔE = 1.590
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    1. ★ Serene Sea 350-4
      #77a6c3
      ΔE = 1.590
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ S7.27.61
      #76acd0
      ΔE = 1.710
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      #7fa6c3
      ΔE = 2.501
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    1. ★ 31-d3
      #77abcf
      ΔE = 1.728
    2. 31-d4
      #70a2c4
      ΔE = 2.601
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / FS093
      #73a5c8
      ΔE = 1.862
    2. Cool Blue / S 2040-R90B
      #78abd1
      ΔE = 2.492
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Sea of Atlantis / 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 1.873
  17. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 1.873
  18. Olympic

    1. ★ Salute B52-3
      #7ea9c7
      ΔE = 1.893
    2. ★ Ship's Ahoy B51-3
      #76add2
      ΔE = 2.135
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5340
      #75a4c4
      ΔE = 1.950
    2. 6059
      #72a6cd
      ΔE = 2.637
  20. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1066
      #6aaac9
      ΔE = 1.995
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Bird's Egg Blue / KM3142-2
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.021
    2. Bonaventure / KM3150-2
      #5fa5cb
      ΔE = 2.844
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    1. ★ DE 5850 - Wandering River
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.021
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    1. ★ Wandering River / 449
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.021
  24. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.15.18
      #6fa5ca
      ΔE = 2.069
    2. 63.12.15
      #7ca4bd
      ΔE = 2.990
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    1. ★ CF10421
      #74acd2
      ΔE = 2.086
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      ΔE = 2.190
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    1. ★ Crystal Sea B2-C2-2
      #74acc8
      ΔE = 2.191
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    1. ★ 550D-5 Ocean Cruise
      #70aac6
      ΔE = 2.205
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      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 2.463
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    1. ★ Celestrial 26-10
      #6ea5cb
      ΔE = 2.288
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      #80adcb
      ΔE = 2.432
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    1. Summer Fun Blue
      #69a3c3
      ΔE = 2.509
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      ΔE = 2.678
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    1. S 2030-B
      #6ca2c1
      ΔE = 2.684
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      ΔE = 2.749
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#72a9ca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72a9ca foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #72a9ca">…</p>

#72a9ca background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #72a9ca">…</p>

#72a9ca 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 #72a9ca">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7514570
Binary
01110010, 10101001, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#72a9ca
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 1.118
RGB
rgb(114, 169, 202)
RGBA
rgba(114, 169, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.235, g: 0.348, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 57.979%, blue: 79.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9262646 / 0xff72a9ca
HSL
hsl(202, 45%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 45%%, 62%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (202.500), saturation: 44% (0.436), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 202.500, saturation: 43.564, perceived brightness: 62.380
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 231.967, S: 57.383, L: 66.684
Cubehelix
H: -163.017, S: 0.525, L: 0.612
TSL
T: -1.978, S: 0.133, L: 0.613
CMYK
cyan: 44 (0.436), magenta: 16 (0.163), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 21 (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 34 (0.337), yellow: 21 (0.208)
XYZ
X: 31.784, Y: 36.215, Z: 61.181
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.280, Y: 36.215
CIELab
L: 66.684, a: -9.345, b: -22.478
CIELuv
L: 66.684, u: -26.211, v: -33.509
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.684, C: 24.344, H: 247.426
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.684, C: 42.543, H: 231.967
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.179, a: -11.037, b: -18.151
CIECAM02
J: 56.339, C: 35.799, h: 233.221, Q: 147.882, M: 31.305, s: 46.010, H: 295.051
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.172, jaune: -3.819, green: 2.761
LMS
L: 28.914, M: 39.485, S: 60.753
YCbCr
Y: 150.270, Cb: 150.627, Cr: 101.512
YCgCo
Y: 163.500, Cg: 5.500, Co: 6.500
YDbDr
Y: 156.317, Db: 68.739, Dr: 80.476
YPbPr
Y: 159.661, Pb: 22.825, Pr: -29.018
xvYCC
Y: 153.121, Cb: 148.050, Cr: 102.510
YIQ
Y: 156.317, I: -43.366, Q: -1.363
YUV
Y: 156.317, U: 22.482, V: -37.125
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.904
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 6.535

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