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#72aabc Hex Color Code

#72aabc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72aabc is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72aabc is comprised of 44.71% red, 66.67% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #72aabc has a hue of 195° (degrees), 36% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.59 nm.

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#72aabc linear gradient to complementary #ba8874

  1. #72aabc
  2. #84a5b0
  3. #929fa4
  4. #9e9a98
  5. #a9948c
  6. #b28e80
  7. #ba8874

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #538b9d
  2. #5d95a7
  3. #68a0b1
  4. #72aabc
  5. #7cb5c7
  6. #87bfd1
  7. #92cadc

Tones

  1. #72aabc
  2. #7aa7b6
  3. #81a4b0
  4. #87a1a9
  5. #8d9da3
  6. #929a9d
  7. #979797

Tints and Shades

#72aabc to White

  1. #72aabc
  2. #8bb8c7
  3. #a2c6d2
  4. #bad4dd
  5. #d1e2e8
  6. #e8f0f4
  7. #ffffff

#72aabc to Black

  1. #72aabc
  2. #5f8b9a
  3. #4c6e79
  4. #3a525a
  5. #29373c
  6. #181f21
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-d4
      #6eaabc
      ΔE = 0.683
    2. ★ 27-d3
      #7aadbb
      ΔE = 1.988
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 0.787
    2. 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 2.535
  3. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Election Blues
      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 1.029
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #6baabd
      ΔE = 1.058
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2403
      #78a8b8
      ΔE = 1.303
  6. AMC

    1. ★ Island Blue
      #79adbe
      ΔE = 1.432
  7. Designers Guild

    1. ★ TG Blue
      #7ba9b9
      ΔE = 1.552
  8. Behr

    1. ★ PMD-83 Porcelain Blue
      #78a7b7
      ΔE = 1.556
    2. 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 2.855
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 1.587
    2. S0.20.60
      #7ca9be
      ΔE = 2.776
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Tropic Turquoise
      #70a7bc
      ΔE = 1.675
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Meltwater B70-043-221
      #6eaec0
      ΔE = 1.691
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1214T Blue Repose
      #69abc1
      ΔE = 1.704
    2. 3192T Voyager Sky
      #63acbf
      ΔE = 2.465
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-B10G
      #67a8bb
      ΔE = 1.732
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Palace Ballroom Wallpaper Prussian Blue CW611
      #68a7ba
      ΔE = 1.744
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Mayflower Blue 70BG 41/201
      #77adc2
      ΔE = 1.934
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ Hawaiian Blue 5
      #69a8b8
      ΔE = 2.028
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 2.081
    2. 5299
      #75adc5
      ΔE = 2.794
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Academy Blue / T12 44.E7
      #78a5b6
      ΔE = 2.197
    2. Blue Flannel / T12 44.E4
      #74afc5
      ΔE = 2.346
  19. Peintures MF

    1. Aventura
      #7bb0c2
      ΔE = 2.428
    2. Muscari
      #81a8b4
      ΔE = 2.968
  20. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3030-B10G
      #6fa4b3
      ΔE = 2.444
  21. Ligier

    1. Bleu Boticelli / P-08.3.535
      #62acc2
      ΔE = 2.501
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Button / NP PB 1560 T
      #6ea6bd
      ΔE = 2.503
  23. California Paints

    1. DE 5787 - Pacific Palisade
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 2.565
    2. DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 2.981
  24. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pacific Palisade / 368
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 2.565
    2. Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 2.981
  25. Laura Ashley

    1. 7-9 Cool Caribbean
      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 2.584
  26. Olympic

    1. Serene Sea B53-3
      #77a9c0
      ΔE = 2.733
  27. Chrysler

    1. Light Turquoise
      #69a6b4
      ΔE = 2.853
    2. Brite Turquoise
      #5fabbe
      ΔE = 2.918
  28. Plascon

    1. Lazy Afternoon B1-C2-2
      #6cb0c0
      ΔE = 2.877
  29. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Delphinium C19
      #79a6bb
      ΔE = 2.887
  30. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28128
      #67aec7
      ΔE = 2.930
  31. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #82a9ba
      ΔE = 2.939
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. Bayville Blue / 747
      #72afbc
      ΔE = 2.974

#72aabc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72aabc foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #72aabc">…</p>

#72aabc background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #72aabc">…</p>

#72aabc shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72aabc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7514812
Binary
01110010, 10101010, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#72aabc
Closest short hex
#7ab ΔE = 0.819
RGB
rgb(114, 170, 188)
RGBA
rgba(114, 170, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.242, g: 0.360, b: 0.398
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 57.207%, blue: 73.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9262404 / 0xff72aabc
HSL
hsl(195, 36%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(195, 36%%, 59%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 195° (194.595), saturation: 39% (0.394), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 194.595, saturation: 39.362, perceived brightness: 61.856
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 217.884, S: 55.620, L: 66.486
Cubehelix
H: -172.542, S: 0.450, L: 0.609
TSL
T: -1.771, S: 0.128, L: 0.609
CMYK
cyan: 39 (0.394), magenta: 10 (0.096), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 26 (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 33 (0.333), yellow: 26 (0.263)
XYZ
X: 30.388, Y: 35.956, Z: 52.906
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.302, Y: 35.956
CIELab
L: 66.486, a: -13.649, b: -15.016
CIELuv
L: 66.486, u: -26.771, v: -20.829
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.486, C: 20.293, H: 227.730
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.486, C: 33.920, H: 217.884
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.963, a: -14.475, b: -10.338
CIECAM02
J: 56.136, C: 31.042, h: 220.155, Q: 147.615, M: 27.146, s: 42.883, H: 279.429
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.128, jaune: -2.516, green: 3.013
LMS
L: 29.123, M: 39.977, S: 52.608
YCbCr
Y: 149.402, Cb: 144.190, Cr: 102.138
YCgCo
Y: 160.500, Cg: 9.500, Co: 10.000
YDbDr
Y: 155.308, Db: 49.194, Dr: 78.554
YPbPr
Y: 159.368, Pb: 15.440, Pr: -28.828
xvYCC
Y: 152.869, Cb: 141.563, Cr: 102.677
YIQ
Y: 155.308, I: -39.143, Q: -6.241
YUV
Y: 155.308, U: 16.089, V: -36.240
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 2.246
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 6.932

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