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#72abde Hex Color Code

#72abde Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72abde is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72abde is comprised of 44.71% red, 67.06% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #72abde has a hue of 208° (degrees), 62% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.38 nm.

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#72abde linear gradient to complementary #cbb085

  1. #72abde
  2. #88accf
  3. #9aacc1
  4. #a9adb2
  5. #b6aea3
  6. #c1af94
  7. #cbb085

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #508cbd
  2. #5b96c8
  3. #67a0d3
  4. #72abde
  5. #7db6e9
  6. #88c1f5
  7. #94ccff

Tones

  1. #72abde
  2. #7eaad5
  3. #89aacc
  4. #92a9c3
  5. #9aa9ba
  6. #a1a8b1
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#72abde to White

  1. #72abde
  2. #8cb8e4
  3. #a5c6e9
  4. #bcd4ef
  5. #d3e2f4
  6. #e9f1fa
  7. #ffffff

#72abde to Black

  1. #72abde
  2. #5f8cb5
  3. #4d6f8e
  4. #3b5269
  5. #2a3846
  6. #191f25
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 6018
      #70a9db
      ΔE = 0.818
    2. 6011
      #78b2e0
      ΔE = 2.923
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 240 / Pacific 115
      #74a8d8
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    2. Atlantic 6
      #68acdc
      ΔE = 2.353
  3. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 1.245
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Acapulco Dive / 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 1.245
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 284
      #7aabde
      ΔE = 1.353
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 1.378
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ City of Atlantis
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 1.378
  8. Berger

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 1.378
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 1.427
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c1
      #72aad8
      ΔE = 1.516
    2. ★ 33-c
      #76b0e0
      ΔE = 2.010
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7224T Blue Emotion
      #76a9d6
      ΔE = 1.601
    2. 7214T Blue Epic
      #82a8d4
      ΔE = 2.714
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Fountain Blue
      #7aace1
      ΔE = 1.719
    2. Big Sky Blue
      #70a6e0
      ΔE = 2.869
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Victoria Blue / 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 1.903
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Victoria Blue 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 1.903
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1550-R80B
      #72a9e2
      ΔE = 2.068
    2. Cool Blue / S 2040-R80B
      #7ea5d1
      ΔE = 2.968
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Jordy Blue B75-064-251
      #7aaae0
      ΔE = 2.117
  17. Ford

    1. Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.326
  18. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu
      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 2.404
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 2.459
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 2.532
  21. Peintures MF

    1. Ciel grandissant
      #79b2e2
      ΔE = 2.667
  22. California Paints

    1. DE 5864 - Use the Good China
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 2.765
    2. Robin's Egg
      #6baedc
      ΔE = 2.837
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Cornflower / 440
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 2.765
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. City of Atlantis / KM3133-2
      #7db2e2
      ΔE = 2.780
    2. Breathtaking Blue / KM3134-2
      #69a4db
      ΔE = 2.792
  25. ICI Paints

    1. Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 2.797

#72abde HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72abde foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #72abde">…</p>

#72abde background

Creativity takes courage.

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

#72abde shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72abde">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7515102
Binary
01110010, 10101011, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#72abde
Closest short hex
#7ad ΔE = 0.984
RGB
rgb(114, 171, 222)
RGBA
rgba(114, 171, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.225, g: 0.337, b: 0.438
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.593%, blue: 0.871%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9262114 / 0xff72abde
HSL
hsl(208, 62%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 62%%, 66%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (208.333), saturation: 49% (0.486), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 208.333, saturation: 48.649%, perceived brightness: 64.041%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.410, S: 61.696, L: 68.002
Cubehelix
H: -155.852, S: 0.654, L: 0.626
TSL
T: -2.160, S: 0.146, L: 0.627
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.486), magenta: 23% (0.230), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 34.683, Y: 37.975, Z: 74.595
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.258, Y: 37.975
CIELab
L: 68.002, a: -4.782, b: -31.481
CIELuv
L: 68.002, u: -26.794, v: -49.163
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.002, C: 31.842, H: 261.363
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.002, C: 55.990, H: 241.410
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.624, a: -7.379, b: -28.634
CIECAM02
J: 57.751, C: 43.038, h: 242.502, Q: 149.724, M: 37.636, s: 50.137, H: 302.352
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.221, jaune: -5.408, green: 2.642
LMS
L: 29.615, M: 40.514, S: 73.978
YCbCr
Y: 153.238, Cb: 158.825, Cr: 99.356
YCgCo
Y: 169.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: 1.500
YDbDr
Y: 159.771, Db: 93.633, Dr: 87.048
YPbPr
Y: 162.531, Pb: 32.055, Pr: -30.846
xvYCC
Y: 155.585, Cb: 156.158, Cr: 100.904
YIQ
Y: 159.771, I: -50.340, Q: 3.815
YUV
Y: 159.771, U: 30.624, V: -40.156
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.078
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 5.856

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