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#72aad0 Hex Color Code

#72aad0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72aad0 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72aad0 is comprised of 44.71% red, 66.67% green and 81.57% blue. In the HSL color space #72aad0 has a hue of 204° (degrees), 50% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.26 nm.

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#72aad0 linear gradient to complementary #c4a27e

  1. #72aad0
  2. #86a9c2
  3. #97a7b5
  4. #a4a6a7
  5. #b0a599
  6. #bba38c
  7. #c4a27e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #528bb0
  2. #5c95ba
  3. #67a0c5
  4. #72aad0
  5. #7db5db
  6. #88bfe6
  7. #93caf1

Tones

  1. #72aad0
  2. #7ca8c8
  3. #85a7c0
  4. #8da5b8
  5. #95a4b1
  6. #9ba2a9
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#72aad0 to White

  1. #72aad0
  2. #8cb8d8
  3. #a4c6e0
  4. #bbd4e7
  5. #d2e2ef
  6. #e8f0f7
  7. #ffffff

#72aad0 to Black

  1. #72aad0
  2. #5f8baa
  3. #4c6e85
  4. #3b5262
  5. #293742
  6. #191f23
  7. #000000

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      #6eaad2
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  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10421
      #74acd2
      ΔE = 0.739
    2. CF10420
      #65a7d6
      ΔE = 2.894
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-d3
      #75a8cd
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    2. 33-d3
      #84a9cb
      ΔE = 2.988
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Mayellan / T69-5
      #74a9cc
      ΔE = 0.918
    2. Sapphire Glow / T12 40.E1
      #69a7ca
      ΔE = 2.314
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ S7.27.61
      #76acd0
      ΔE = 0.977
    2. ★ T0.30.60
      #6aaad5
      ΔE = 1.472
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 6
      #74acd0
      ΔE = 0.990
    2. ★ Iris 15
      #68a8cc
      ΔE = 2.119
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-R90B
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      ΔE = 1.048
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  8. Olympic

    1. ★ Ship's Ahoy B51-3
      #76add2
      ΔE = 1.168
    2. Salute B52-3
      #7ea9c7
      ΔE = 2.415
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    1. ★ TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 1.249
    2. T2012-4
      #81aed1
      ΔE = 2.523
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    1. ★ 7232T Peasant Blue
      #70aacd
      ΔE = 1.293
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      ΔE = 2.058
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    1. ★ Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 1.405
    2. Bristol 10BB 37/234
      #73a2c4
      ΔE = 2.977
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 1.530
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6059
      #72a6cd
      ΔE = 1.579
    2. ★ 6052
      #7baed1
      ΔE = 1.875
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 1.686
    2. ★ Celestrial 26-10
      #6ea5cb
      ΔE = 1.817
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Skyscape
      #70aed8
      ΔE = 1.736
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    1. ★ 63.15.18
      #6fa5ca
      ΔE = 1.813
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    1. ★ Blue
      #6da7d2
      ΔE = 1.914
    2. Arctic Blue
      #82accd
      ΔE = 2.475
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    1. ★ 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 1.989
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      #7bb0d7
      ΔE = 2.492
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    1. ★ Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 2.077
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    1. ★ Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 2.077
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      #74a4c3
      ΔE = 2.851
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    1. ★ Salem Blue / 250-4
      #63a8d3
      ΔE = 2.105
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      #77a6c3
      ΔE = 2.913
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      #63a8d3
      ΔE = 2.105
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      ΔE = 2.913
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    1. ★ Flyway - 6794
      #6aafd8
      ΔE = 2.162
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      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.332
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      #6baedc
      ΔE = 2.561
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    1. Bird's Egg Blue / KM3142-2
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.332
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Wandering River / 449
      #73a4c6
      ΔE = 2.332
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    1. San Francisco Bay / 802
      #7aa8c6
      ΔE = 2.358
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    1. Pacific Blue
      #79afd8
      ΔE = 2.362
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      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.392
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    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.392
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      ΔE = 2.401
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      ΔE = 2.658
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      #62add7
      ΔE = 2.414
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      ΔE = 2.513
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    1. 3C-30-3 Oh Bother Blue
      #7ca5c5
      ΔE = 2.608
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      ΔE = 2.714
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#72aad0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72aad0 foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #72aad0">…</p>

#72aad0 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #72aad0">…</p>

#72aad0 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 #72aad0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7514832
Binary
01110010, 10101010, 11010000
Hexadecimal
#72aad0
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 1.215
RGB
rgb(114, 170, 208)
RGBA
rgba(114, 170, 208, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.232, g: 0.346, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 58.468%, blue: 81.569%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9262384 / 0xff72aad0
HSL
hsl(204, 50%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 50%%, 63%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.255), saturation: 45% (0.452), value: 82% (0.816)
HSP
hue: 204.255, saturation: 45.192, perceived brightness: 62.968
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 234.984, S: 58.610, L: 67.186
Cubehelix
H: -160.861, S: 0.563, L: 0.617
TSL
T: -2.030, S: 0.137, L: 0.618
CMYK
cyan: 45 (0.452), magenta: 18 (0.183), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 18 (0.184)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 33 (0.333), yellow: 18 (0.184)
XYZ
X: 32.695, Y: 36.879, Z: 65.058
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.274, Y: 36.879
CIELab
L: 67.186, a: -8.223, b: -25.028
CIELuv
L: 67.186, u: -26.549, v: -37.893
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.186, C: 26.344, H: 251.812
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.186, C: 46.268, H: 234.984
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.728, a: -10.171, b: -21.008
CIECAM02
J: 56.879, C: 37.880, h: 236.117, Q: 148.589, M: 33.126, s: 47.216, H: 298.388
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.185, jaune: -4.266, green: 2.744
LMS
L: 29.237, M: 39.994, S: 64.577
YCbCr
Y: 151.362, Cb: 152.970, Cr: 100.718
YCgCo
Y: 165.500, Cg: 4.500, Co: 5.000
YDbDr
Y: 157.588, Db: 75.854, Dr: 82.894
YPbPr
Y: 160.808, Pb: 25.440, Pr: -29.748
xvYCC
Y: 154.106, Cb: 150.347, Cr: 101.868
YIQ
Y: 157.588, I: -45.568, Q: -0.018
YUV
Y: 157.588, U: 24.809, V: -38.240
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 2.793
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 5.945

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