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#72abb4 Hex Color Code

#72abb4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72abb4 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72abb4 is comprised of 44.71% red, 67.06% green and 70.59% blue. In the HSL color space #72abb4 has a hue of 188° (degrees), 31% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.13 nm.

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#72abb4 linear gradient to complementary #b57a71

  1. #72abb4
  2. #83a3a9
  3. #919b9d
  4. #9c9392
  5. #a58b87
  6. #ae837c
  7. #b57a71

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #538c95
  2. #5d969f
  3. #68a1aa
  4. #72abb4
  5. #7cb6bf
  6. #87c0c9
  7. #91cbd4

Tones

  1. #72abb4
  2. #79a7ae
  3. #7fa3a9
  4. #859fa3
  5. #8a9b9e
  6. #8f9798
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#72abb4 to white

  1. #72abb4
  2. #8ab9c0
  3. #a2c7cc
  4. #b9d4d9
  5. #d0e3e5
  6. #e8f1f2
  7. #ffffff

#72abb4 to black

  1. #72abb4
  2. #5f8c93
  3. #4c6f74
  4. #3a5256
  5. #29383a
  6. #181f20
  7. #000000

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  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 0.456 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Bracken Blue / CW-600
      #6aa3ac
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 1.343 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  3. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Coastal Green / 9248
      #74aeb5
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 26-d4
      #70a7b1
      ΔE = 1.492 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 29-c3
      #65afbb
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 3-31-4 Daphne
      #73b2bb
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bermuda Turquoise
      #79a8b0
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. Light Turquoise
      #69a6b4
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q0.20.60
      #70aeb4
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  10. Little Greene

    1. ★ Polar Blue
      #72b0bb
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-4714 TPG
      #66acb5
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. 2233 U
      #66a6ae
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Royal Turquoise
      #74a6ac
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Regal Turquoise
      #81a8ae
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5353
      #7da8b0
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Bracken Architrave Blue Verditer CW601
      #70a5ac
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Hudson Blue 24-9
      #81abb3
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  15. Taubmans

    1. Montana Sky / T74-5
      #6ab0b9
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  16. Dulux

    1. Inky Pool 3
      #7aaeb2
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. 30BG 33/207
      #67a4ad
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
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    1. Tumbling Waterfalls G7-D2-2
      #70a8ac
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
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    1. Frenchman's Bay 30BG 38/170
      #72a4ad
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. 4002 Water Blue 10BG 39/169
      #77abae
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  19. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3182T Blue Inlet
      #67aebc
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 1174T Riverside Blue
      #65b0bd
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sally O / KM3214-2
      #72a7ab
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  21. General Paint

    1. Astree / CL 2184D
      #72a4ae
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
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    1. Sea Of Turquoise / 90GG 37/212
      #70aeb2
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Sailing Sea Blue / 30BG 38/199
      #76adbc
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10679
      #7eb1b9
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
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    1. Turquoise Trick
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  26. Berger

    1. Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  27. Resene

    1. Neptune G72-036-204
      #77a8ab
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Kumutoto G74-034-203
      #78afb2
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  28. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3030-B30G
      #70a9ac
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  29. Dutch Boy

    1. Ol' Swimmin' Hole
      #7daaad
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. 7472 - Turquoise Trick
      #7eadb0
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
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    1. Betsy Ross House Blue
      #75b2bf
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  32. Ford

    1. Light Turquoise
      #80a7af
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 35.3%

#72abb4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72abb4 foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #72abb4">…</p>

#72abb4 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #72abb4">…</p>

#72abb4 shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72abb4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7515060
Binary
01110010, 10101011, 10110100
Hexadecimal
#72abb4
LRV
≈ 36.0%
Closest short hex
#6ab ΔE = 3.171
RGB
rgb(114, 171, 180)
RGBA
rgba(114, 171, 180, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.245, g: 0.368, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.567%, blue: 0.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9262156 / 0xff72abb4
HSL
hsl(188, 31%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(188, 31%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 188° (188.182), saturation: 37% (0.367), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 188.182, saturation: 36.667%, perceived brightness: 61.687%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 206.087, S: 54.807, L: 66.517
Cubehelix
H: -179.809, S: 0.416, L: 0.607
TSL
T: -1.633, S: 0.127, L: 0.608
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.367), magenta: 5% (0.050), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 29% (0.294)
XYZ
X: 29.738, Y: 35.997, Z: 48.552
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.315, Y: 35.997
CIELab
L: 66.517, a: -16.241, b: -10.525
CIELuv
L: 66.517, u: -27.287, v: -13.360
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.517, C: 19.353, H: 212.945
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.517, C: 30.382, H: 206.087
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.997, a: -16.521, b: -5.982
CIECAM02
J: 56.172, C: 28.986, h: 210.024, Q: 147.663, M: 25.348, s: 41.432, H: 266.633
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.101, jaune: -1.742, green: 3.195
LMS
L: 29.371, M: 40.477, S: 48.325
YCbCr
Y: 149.122, Cb: 140.387, Cr: 102.338
YCgCo
Y: 159.000, Cg: 12.000, Co: 12.000
YDbDr
Y: 154.983, Db: 37.647, Dr: 77.934
YPbPr
Y: 159.507, Pb: 11.055, Pr: -28.914
xvYCC
Y: 152.988, Cb: 137.711, Cr: 102.601
YIQ
Y: 154.983, I: -36.847, Q: -9.253
YUV
Y: 154.983, U: 12.312, V: -35.955
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/4 ΔE = 3.407
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 9.422

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