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#72abdf Hex Color Code

#72abdf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72abdf is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72abdf is comprised of 44.71% red, 67.06% green and 87.45% blue. In the HSL color space #72abdf has a hue of 209° (degrees), 63% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.22 nm.

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#72abdf linear gradient to complementary #ccb185

  1. #72abdf
  2. #89acd0
  3. #9badc1
  4. #aaaeb2
  5. #b6afa3
  6. #c2b094
  7. #ccb185

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #508cbe
  2. #5b96c9
  3. #67a0d4
  4. #72abdf
  5. #7db6ea
  6. #88c1f6
  7. #94ccff

Tones

  1. #72abdf
  2. #7eabd6
  3. #89aacd
  4. #92aac4
  5. #9baabb
  6. #a2a9b2
  7. #a9a9a9

Tints and Shades

#72abdf to white

  1. #72abdf
  2. #8db8e4
  3. #a5c6ea
  4. #bcd4ef
  5. #d3e2f5
  6. #e9f1fa
  7. #ffffff

#72abdf to black

  1. #72abdf
  2. #5f8cb6
  3. #4d6f8f
  4. #3b5269
  5. #2a3846
  6. #191f25
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6018
      #70a9db
      ΔE = 0.989 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 284 C
      #6cace4
      ΔE = 1.039 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. ★ 284
      #7aabde
      ΔE = 1.199 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  3. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Acapulco Dive / 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 1.132 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ City of Atlantis
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  8. Berger

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 240 / Pacific 115
      #74a8d8
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. 42/06
      #7cb0e8
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Fountain Blue
      #7aace1
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. ★ Arctic Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Victoria Blue 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 1.702 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Victoria Blue / 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 1.702 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1550-R80B
      #72a9e2
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c1
      #72aad8
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. ★ 33-c
      #76b0e0
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7224T Blue Emotion
      #76a9d6
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. 7214T Blue Epic
      #82a8d4
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Jordy Blue B75-064-251
      #7aaae0
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  17. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Infinity R146C
      #6cacdb
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  19. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Cornflower / 440
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  20. California Paints

    1. DE 5864 - Use the Good China
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  21. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu
      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. Breathtaking Blue / KM3134-2
      #69a4db
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. City of Atlantis / KM3133-2
      #7db2e2
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. Ciel grandissant
      #79b2e2
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 37.7%

#72abdf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72abdf foreground

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

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #72abdf">…</p>

#72abdf background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #72abdf">…</p>

#72abdf shadow

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72abdf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7515103
Binary
01110010, 10101011, 11011111
Hexadecimal
#72abdf
LRV
≈ 38.0%
Closest short hex
#7ad ΔE = 0.849
RGB
rgb(114, 171, 223)
RGBA
rgba(114, 171, 223, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.224, g: 0.337, b: 0.439
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.594%, blue: 0.875%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9262113 / 0xff72abdf
HSL
hsl(209, 63%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(209, 63%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 209° (208.624), saturation: 49% (0.489), value: 87% (0.875)
HSP
hue: 208.624, saturation: 48.879%, perceived brightness: 64.102%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.834, S: 62.807, L: 68.042
Cubehelix
H: -155.497, S: 0.661, L: 0.626
TSL
T: -2.170, S: 0.146, L: 0.627
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.489), magenta: 23% (0.233), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.125)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 13% (0.125)
XYZ
X: 34.817, Y: 38.028, Z: 75.303
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.257, Y: 38.028
CIELab
L: 68.042, a: -4.491, b: -31.968
CIELuv
L: 68.042, u: -26.784, v: -50.023
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.042, C: 32.282, H: 262.003
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.042, C: 56.742, H: 241.834
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.667, a: -7.137, b: -29.233
CIECAM02
J: 57.793, C: 43.423, h: 242.935, Q: 149.778, M: 37.973, s: 50.352, H: 302.559
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.224, jaune: -5.495, green: 2.632
LMS
L: 29.622, M: 40.515, S: 74.675
YCbCr
Y: 153.336, Cb: 159.264, Cr: 99.285
YCgCo
Y: 169.750, Cg: 1.250, Co: 1.250
YDbDr
Y: 159.885, Db: 94.966, Dr: 87.265
YPbPr
Y: 162.603, Pb: 32.555, Pr: -30.892
xvYCC
Y: 155.647, Cb: 156.597, Cr: 100.863
YIQ
Y: 159.885, I: -50.661, Q: 4.126
YUV
Y: 159.885, U: 31.060, V: -40.256
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.030
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 5.930

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