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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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Color Schemes

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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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-d4
      #6eaabc
      ΔE = 0.683 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. ★ 27-d3
      #7aadbb
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-4415 TCX
      #72a8ba
      ΔE = 0.725 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. ★ P 119-11 U
      #7eadbb
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 0.787 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Election Blues
      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 1.029 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #6baabd
      ΔE = 1.058 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 2403
      #78a8b8
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  7. AMC

    1. ★ Island Blue
      #79adbe
      ΔE = 1.432 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  8. Designers Guild

    1. ★ TG Blue
      #7ba9b9
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ PMD-83 Porcelain Blue
      #78a7b7
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  10. Sikkens

    1. ★ R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. S0.20.60
      #7ca9be
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Sailing Sea Blue / 30BG 38/199
      #76adbc
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Tropic Turquoise
      #70a7bc
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Meltwater B70-043-221
      #6eaec0
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1214T Blue Repose
      #69abc1
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. 3192T Voyager Sky
      #63acbf
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-B10G
      #67a8bb
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Palace Ballroom Wallpaper Prussian Blue CW611
      #68a7ba
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Mayflower Blue 70BG 41/201
      #77adc2
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. 5299
      #75adc5
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  19. Taubmans

    1. ★ Academy Blue / T12 44.E7
      #78a5b6
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Blue Flannel / T12 44.E4
      #74afc5
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  20. Bristol

    1. ★ Academy Blue / P117-C4
      #78a5b6
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Blue Flannel / P123-C4
      #74afc5
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  21. Clark+Kensington

    1. Turning Heads / 34B-5
      #79a5b3
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  22. Peintures MF

    1. Aventura
      #7bb0c2
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Muscari
      #81a8b4
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  23. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3030-B10G
      #6fa4b3
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  24. Ligier

    1. Bleu Boticelli / P-08.3.535
      #62acc2
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  25. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Button / NP PB 1560 T
      #6ea6bd
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pacific Palisade / 368
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5787 - Pacific Palisade
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  28. Laura Ashley

    1. 7-9 Cool Caribbean
      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  29. Olympic

    1. Serene Sea B53-3
      #77a9c0
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  30. Levis

    1. Mild Aqua
      #7bb0be
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  31. KILZ

    1. By The Sea / C881
      #7dabc0
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  32. Chrysler

    1. Light Turquoise
      #69a6b4
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. Brite Turquoise
      #5fabbe
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  33. Plascon

    1. Lazy Afternoon B1-C2-2
      #6cb0c0
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  34. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Delphinium C19
      #79a6bb
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  35. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28128
      #67aec7
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  36. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #82a9ba
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  37. Dulux

    1. Hawaiian Blue 5
      #63a5b6
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  38. Benjamin Moore

    1. Bayville Blue / 747
      #72afbc
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 37.9%

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#72aabc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72aabc foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #72aabc">…</p>

#72aabc background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #72aabc">…</p>

#72aabc shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<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
LRV
≈ 36.0%
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: 0.447%, yellow: 0.572%, blue: 0.737%
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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