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#72aac4 Hex Color Code

#72aac4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72aac4 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72aac4 is comprised of 44.71% red, 66.67% green and 76.86% blue. In the HSL color space #72aac4 has a hue of 199° (degrees), 41% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.61 nm.

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#72aac4 linear gradient to complementary #be9278

  1. #72aac4
  2. #85a6b7
  3. #94a2aa
  4. #a19e9e
  5. #ac9a91
  6. #b59685
  7. #be9278

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #528ba4
  2. #5d95af
  3. #67a0b9
  4. #72aac4
  5. #7db5cf
  6. #87bfda
  7. #92cae5

Tones

  1. #72aac4
  2. #7ba8bd
  3. #83a5b6
  4. #8aa3af
  5. #90a0a9
  6. #969ea2
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#72aac4 to white

  1. #72aac4
  2. #8bb8ce
  3. #a3c6d7
  4. #bad4e1
  5. #d1e2eb
  6. #e8f0f5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#72aac4 to black

  1. #72aac4
  2. #5f8ba0
  3. #4c6e7e
  4. #3a525d
  5. #29373e
  6. #181f22
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Tidal Basin
      #73acc6
      ΔE = 0.713 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Blue Chiffon R176C
      #6ba0b4
      ΔE = 4.325 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Serene Sea B53-3
      #77a9c0
      ΔE = 1.109 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Salem Blue A53-4
      #62aecf
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Crystal Sea B2-C2-2
      #74acc8
      ΔE = 1.111 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Feathery B1-E2-3
      #84b0c0
      ΔE = 4.333 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5299
      #75adc5
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 6052
      #7baed1
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-B
      #6dadc9
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Cool Blue / 5024
      #6f9eb7
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Shipside Blue / NP PB 1563 T
      #68a9c5
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Blue Music / NP PB 1553 T
      #6aafce
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  7. Beckers

    1. ★ Aqua 764 / S 1050-B40G
      #73a6bf
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-e5
      #7ca9c1
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. 31-e5
      #86a5bd
      ΔE = 4.462 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  9. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1066
      #6aaac9
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. 2198
      #6a9cb6
      ΔE = 5.047 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Lafayette Blue / CW-610
      #6da7c5
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Palace Blue / CW-605
      #5ea0b7
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ Luna Landscape 3 / 90BG 38/185
      #7ca8bf
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 06BB 39/179
      #83a8c1
      ΔE = 3.354 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  12. Bristol

    1. ★ Seclusion / P113-C5
      #73a7c4
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Flax Flower / P110-C4
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Medium Blue Firemist
      #68a6c2
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Banff Blue
      #83a9c1
      ΔE = 3.040 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  14. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Aquamarine
      #65a8c3
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Whisper Blue
      #86abc6
      ΔE = 4.011 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ Ocean Cruise 550D-5
      #77afcb
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Mirror Lake M520-4
      #7aa8cc
      ΔE = 4.988 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1242T Blue Comfort
      #73a5bb
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. 3212T Blue Crock
      #5fabc3
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  17. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Delphinium C19
      #79a6bb
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Cornflower C20
      #83abc0
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Serene Sea / PPG1158-4
      #78a7c3
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Harbor Sky / PPG1238-4
      #7eb6d0
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  19. Glidden

    1. ★ Serene Sea / PPG1158-4
      #78a7c3
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Hidden Harbor Blue / 70BG 32/238
      #649dbc
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  20. Taubmans

    1. ★ French Blue / T12 43.E6
      #7da7be
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Ocean Frolic / T10 43E-1
      #73accd
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  21. Mylands of London

    1. Light Blue
      #7fa8be
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #7e9fb2
      ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  22. Caparol

    1. 39/13
      #64a8c8
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. 31S 3 / Kobaltblau 31S 3
      #74a4c4
      ΔE = 3.714 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. Arabella / 351-4
      #81acc4
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Persian Blue / 153-5
      #52b0d1
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  24. CIL

    1. Barton Blue
      #81a9c0
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Hidden Harbor
      #629fb8
      ΔE = 4.479 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  25. Nerolac

    1. Garden Glory - 2431
      #7aaac8
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Havasu Lake - 2418
      #62a7c9
      ΔE = 3.081 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  26. Laura Ashley

    1. 6-9 Pale Denim
      #6da3bf
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 1304 Sky Blue 4
      #52a8c3
      ΔE = 4.567 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-35-4 Crushed Blue Stone
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. 2-32-5 Crispy Blue
      #4ea5c5
      ΔE = 4.761 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  28. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28128
      #67aec7
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  29. New Look

    1. Twiddle Dum / E22-10
      #76a4c0
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  30. General Paint

    1. Mirage / CL 2253M
      #7db0cc
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Oxygen / CL 2324M
      #8ca6b9
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  31. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Imrik Blue
      #67aed0
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Stormfang
      #80a7c1
      ΔE = 3.140 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  32. Earthpaint

    1. 2-34-4 Cool Morning
      #65a4c3
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 3.515 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  33. AMC

    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Skyway Blue
      #8aabbb
      ΔE = 4.311 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  34. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Turquoise Blue
      #71b4c7
      ΔE = 5.022 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  35. Peintures MF

    1. Ombre du soir
      #70b1d1
      ΔE = 3.053 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. CD336-4
      #7fa2be
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  36. Kansai Paint

    1. Ravi Blue
      #84aec6
      ΔE = 3.111 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Thunder Blue
      #82a3b6
      ΔE = 4.018 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  37. Crown Diamond

    1. 7322-42 Canopy of Heaven
      #77a2b8
      ΔE = 3.140 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 7329-52 Innocent Blue
      #6eaad2
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  38. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Teal Topaz
      #5eaece
      ΔE = 3.182 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  39. Sto

    1. 35221
      #7fa6c0
      ΔE = 3.187 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 35303
      #7ab4ce
      ΔE = 3.607 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  40. Ford

    1. Blue
      #85a9bc
      ΔE = 3.317 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Azure Blue
      #84adc7
      ΔE = 3.332 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  41. Teknos

    1. GBI079
      #7da3b9
      ΔE = 3.322 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  42. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #82a9ba
      ΔE = 3.335 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Birds Egg Blue / 7343
      #64a1bf
      ΔE = 3.736 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  43. Levis

    1. Atl Denim C1
      #83a8c1
      ΔE = 3.354 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Mild Aqua
      #7bb0be
      ΔE = 5.094 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  44. Dutch Boy

    1. Summer Fun Blue
      #69a3c3
      ΔE = 3.375 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Sense of Time
      #80a1bd
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  45. California Paints

    1. DE 5787 - Pacific Palisade
      #69a4b9
      ΔE = 3.398 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. DE 5829 - Frozen Wave
      #56acca
      ΔE = 3.818 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  46. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sea of Atlantis / 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 3.415 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Epimethius / 0660
      #5db5d5
      ΔE = 4.942 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  47. Colortrend

    1. 0653
      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 3.415 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. 0660
      #5db5d5
      ΔE = 4.942 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  48. Pantone / PMS

    1. 549 C
      #6ba4b8
      ΔE = 3.491 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 550
      #8cb0bf
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  49. Designers Guild

    1. TG Blue
      #7ba9b9
      ΔE = 3.493 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  50. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B
      #6ca2c1
      ΔE = 3.516 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
    2. S 2020-B
      #8bb1c4
      ΔE = 4.542 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  51. Humbrol

    1. 128 Us Compass Grey
      #82a5b8
      ΔE = 3.526 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. 128 Us Compass Grey
      #81a6b6
      ΔE = 3.779 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  52. Tollens

    1. TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 3.576 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. TF252-2
      #88a9c0
      ΔE = 3.958 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  53. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Resolute Blue - 6507
      #85b0c4
      ΔE = 3.602 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Adrift - 7608
      #87aab9
      ΔE = 4.202 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  54. Dupont

    1. CAS515
      #72b4d2
      ΔE = 3.664 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. CAS499
      #6bb5d0
      ΔE = 4.211 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  55. Devoe Paint

    1. Barton Blue / 90BG 38/185
      #84a9b9
      ΔE = 3.735 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Beside the Ocean / 70BG 40/284
      #69b2c9
      ΔE = 4.047 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  56. Asian Paints

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #7ea2b8
      ΔE = 3.767 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Patch Of Blue / 7431
      #53aac3
      ΔE = 4.869 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  57. Disney

    1. 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
      #7ab0d1
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. 3C-30-3 Oh Bother Blue
      #7ca5c5
      ΔE = 4.514 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  58. Clark+Kensington

    1. Ocean Blues / 35B-4
      #83afc0
      ΔE = 3.848 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Skyline View / 36B-4
      #8aa7b9
      ΔE = 4.442 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  59. Ligier

    1. Bleu Boticelli / P-08.3.535
      #62acc2
      ΔE = 3.877 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  60. Sikkens

    1. R5.21.61
      #80b2c5
      ΔE = 3.938 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. R0.20.60
      #72a8b7
      ΔE = 4.427 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  61. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Nelson House Blue CW607
      #6fa1b4
      ΔE = 4.052 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Celestrial 26-10
      #6ea5cb
      ΔE = 4.954 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  62. Coronado Paint

    1. 7344 - Gaugins Blue
      #81b4cf
      ΔE = 4.119 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 7360 - Cascade Blue
      #74b8d3
      ΔE = 4.948 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  63. Berger

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 4.150 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  64. Vista Paint

    1. Thunder Bay
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 4.150 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  65. Scib Paints

    1. Thunder Bay / 7368
      #7ba0b7
      ΔE = 4.150 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  66. Resene

    1. Meltwater B70-043-221
      #6eaec0
      ΔE = 4.161 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Seagull B76-052-227
      #77b7d0
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  67. Kelly-Moore

    1. Bird's Egg Blue / KM3142-2
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 4.244 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. Thunder Bay / KM3157-2
      #8cacc0
      ΔE = 4.332 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  68. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10686
      #7ba0b2
      ΔE = 4.385 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. CF10421
      #74acd2
      ΔE = 4.697 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  69. KILZ

    1. Vintage Sapphire / C872
      #56a3bf
      ΔE = 4.434 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Bit Of Sapphire / C862
      #51b2d3
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  70. Duron

    1. Nautilus
      #73b5cb
      ΔE = 4.480 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Open Seas
      #81b4c7
      ΔE = 4.514 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  71. Wattyl

    1. Bay Spirit / E45W
      #76b1c2
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  72. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 8-088 - Wedgewood blue
      #83a3b2
      ΔE = 4.639 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  73. ICI Paints

    1. Horizon Blue 10BB 43/206
      #86afcd
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 4.780 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  74. Brillux

    1. 63.15.18
      #6fa5ca
      ΔE = 4.681 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 66.15.18
      #4ea4c3
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  75. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Lake Lucerne / 357
      #689db7
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Lake Winnipeg / 568
      #80a1b0
      ΔE = 4.886 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  76. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1101
      #809fb5
      ΔE = 5.040 / LRV ≈ 32.7%

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#72aac4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72aac4 foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

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<p style="color: #72aac4">…</p>

#72aac4 background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

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<p style="background-color: #72aac4">…</p>

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A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7514820
Binary
01110010, 10101010, 11000100
Hexadecimal
#72aac4
LRV
≈ 36.3%
Closest short hex
#6ac ΔE = 2.469
RGB
rgb(114, 170, 196)
RGBA
rgba(114, 170, 196, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.237, g: 0.354, b: 0.408
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 57.755%, blue: 76.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9262396 / 0xff72aac4
HSL
hsl(199, 41%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 41%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.024), saturation: 42% (0.418), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 199.024, saturation: 41.837%, perceived brightness: 62.289%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 225.994, S: 56.818, L: 66.756
Cubehelix
H: -167.257, S: 0.493, L: 0.612
TSL
T: -1.881, S: 0.132, L: 0.613
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.418), magenta: 13% (0.133), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 23% (0.231)
XYZ
X: 31.274, Y: 36.310, Z: 57.574
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.290, Y: 36.310
CIELab
L: 66.756, a: -11.522, b: -19.045
CIELuv
L: 66.756, u: -26.679, v: -27.622
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.756, C: 22.259, H: 238.827
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.756, C: 38.402, H: 225.994
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.258, a: -12.808, b: -14.469
CIECAM02
J: 56.424, C: 33.589, h: 227.509, Q: 147.993, M: 29.373, s: 44.550, H: 288.339
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.151, jaune: -3.216, green: 2.900
LMS
L: 29.167, M: 39.983, S: 57.206
YCbCr
Y: 150.186, Cb: 147.702, Cr: 101.570
YCoCg
Y: 162.500, Cg: 7.500, Co: 8.000
YDbDr
Y: 156.220, Db: 59.858, Dr: 80.290
YPbPr
Y: 159.944, Pb: 19.440, Pr: -29.196
xvYCC
Y: 153.364, Cb: 145.077, Cr: 102.353
YIQ
Y: 156.220, I: -41.713, Q: -3.752
YUV
Y: 156.220, U: 19.577, V: -37.040
Munsell Color System
10B 6/6 ΔE = 4.056
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 6.169

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