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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

#72aac4 to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ 550D-5 Ocean Cruise
      #70aac6
      ΔE = 0.677 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Tidal Basin
      #73acc6
      ΔE = 0.713 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Soft Skies
      #81a9bf
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  3. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Vagues magiques
      #78acc5
      ΔE = 1.089 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Virginia Beach
      #7aaac7
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  4. 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%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Crystal Sea B2-C2-2
      #74acc8
      ΔE = 1.111 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5299
      #75adc5
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-B
      #6dadc9
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  8. 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%
  9. Beckers

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

    1. ★ 30-e5
      #7ca9c1
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  11. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1066
      #6aaac9
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Lafayette Blue / CW-610
      #6da7c5
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. San Francisco Bay / 802
      #7aa8c6
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ Luna Landscape 3
      #7ca8bf
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 90BG 38/185
      #80a9bf
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  14. Bristol

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

    1. ★ Medium Blue Firemist
      #68a6c2
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Light Stellar Blue
      #7caecb
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  16. Sikkens

    1. ★ S0.20.60
      #7ca9be
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. S0.30.60
      #61accc
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  17. KILZ

    1. ★ Calm Spring / C852
      #76afcb
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. ★ By The Sea / C881
      #7dabc0
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  18. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Aquamarine
      #65a8c3
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 550 U
      #7aaabe
      ΔE = 2.075 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. ★ 7695 C
      #7ba7bc
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Mayflower Blue 70BG 41/201
      #77adc2
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1242T Blue Comfort
      #73a5bb
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. 1232T Kind Sky
      #72b2ce
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  22. Chrysler

    1. ★ Horizon Blue
      #76b0cb
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  23. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Delphinium C19
      #79a6bb
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Cornflower C20
      #83abc0
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  24. Glidden

    1. ★ Serene Sea / PPG1158-4
      #78a7c3
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Arabella / PPG1157-4
      #82acc4
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  25. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Serene Sea / PPG1158-4
      #78a7c3
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Arabella / PPG1157-4
      #82acc4
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  26. 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%
  27. Mylands of London

    1. Light Blue
      #7fa8be
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  28. Caparol

    1. 39/13
      #64a8c8
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. Arabella / 351-4
      #81acc4
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Serene Sea / 350-4
      #77a6c3
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  30. CIL

    1. Barton Blue
      #81a9c0
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  31. Laura Ashley

    1. 6-9 Pale Denim
      #6da3bf
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  32. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-35-4 Crushed Blue Stone
      #81aec7
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  33. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28128
      #67aec7
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  34. Crown Diamond

    1. 7331-42 Brigadier Blue
      #6eacce
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  35. Earthpaint

    1. 2-33-4 Angel Falls
      #65afca
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 2-34-4 Cool Morning
      #65a4c3
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  36. General Paint

    1. Mirage / CL 2253M
      #7db0cc
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  37. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Imrik Blue
      #67aed0
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  38. AMC

    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 36.6%

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#72aac4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72aac4 foreground

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="color: #72aac4">…</p>

#72aac4 background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #72aac4">…</p>

#72aac4 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72aac4">…</p>

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: 0.447%, yellow: 0.578%, blue: 0.769%
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
YCgCo
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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