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#72acc2 Hex Color Code

#72acc2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72acc2 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72acc2 is comprised of 44.71% red, 67.45% green and 76.08% blue. In the HSL color space #72acc2 has a hue of 196° (degrees), 40% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.79 nm.

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#72acc2 linear gradient to complementary #be8e76

  1. #72acc2
  2. #85a7b5
  3. #94a2a8
  4. #a19d9c
  5. #ac988f
  6. #b59383
  7. #be8e76

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #528da2
  2. #5d97ad
  3. #67a1b7
  4. #72acc2
  5. #7db7cd
  6. #87c1d8
  7. #92cce3

Tones

  1. #72acc2
  2. #7ba9bb
  3. #82a6b5
  4. #89a3ae
  5. #8fa0a7
  6. #959da1
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#72acc2 to White

  1. #72acc2
  2. #8bb9cc
  3. #a3c7d6
  4. #bad5e0
  5. #d1e3ea
  6. #e8f1f5
  7. #ffffff

#72acc2 to Black

  1. #72acc2
  2. #5f8d9f
  3. #4c6f7d
  4. #3a535c
  5. #29383e
  6. #181f22
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 5299
      #75adc5
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  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Tidal Basin
      #73acc6
      ΔE = 1.715
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    1. ★ Serene Sea B53-3
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      #6baabd
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    1. ★ 28-d4
      #6eaabc
      ΔE = 2.059
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    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-B
      #6dadc9
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    1. ★ S0.20.60
      #7ca9be
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      #68a9c5
      ΔE = 2.468
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    1. ★ 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 2.269
    2. 2-33-4 Angel Falls
      #65afca
      ΔE = 2.332
  17. Resene

    1. Meltwater B70-043-221
      #6eaec0
      ΔE = 2.302
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    1. 3202T Shipside Blue
      #63afc7
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    1. 2403
      #78a8b8
      ΔE = 2.493
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      #70aac6
      ΔE = 2.497
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      #78a7b7
      ΔE = 2.689
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    1. Aquamarine
      #65a8c3
      ΔE = 2.526
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    1. Bleu Boticelli / P-08.3.535
      #62acc2
      ΔE = 2.533
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    1. Shahded Pond
      #66b1cb
      ΔE = 2.572
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    1. Crystal Sea B2-C2-2
      #74acc8
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    1. S 2030-B10G
      #67a8bb
      ΔE = 2.760
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    1. Limerick 352-4
      #84aec1
      ΔE = 2.891
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    1. Limerick / 352-4
      #84aec1
      ΔE = 2.891
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      #82a9ba
      ΔE = 2.975
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    1. I've Got The Blues / 774
      #6ba5bf
      ΔE = 2.990

#72acc2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72acc2 foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #72acc2">…</p>

#72acc2 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #72acc2">…</p>

#72acc2 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 #72acc2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7515330
Binary
01110010, 10101100, 11000010
Hexadecimal
#72acc2
Closest short hex
#7ab ΔE = 1.976
RGB
rgb(114, 172, 194)
RGBA
rgba(114, 172, 194, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.237, g: 0.358, b: 0.404
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 57.891%, blue: 76.078%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9261886 / 0xff72acc2
HSL
hsl(196, 40%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 40%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (196.500), saturation: 41% (0.412), value: 76% (0.761)
HSP
hue: 196.500, saturation: 41.237, perceived brightness: 62.674
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 221.568, S: 57.215, L: 67.259
Cubehelix
H: -170.290, S: 0.486, L: 0.616
TSL
T: -1.817, S: 0.133, L: 0.616
CMYK
cyan: 41 (0.412), magenta: 11 (0.113), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 24 (0.239)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 33 (0.325), yellow: 24 (0.239)
XYZ
X: 31.426, Y: 36.975, Z: 56.509
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.296, Y: 36.975
CIELab
L: 67.259, a: -13.129, b: -17.176
CIELuv
L: 67.259, u: -27.519, v: -24.405
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.259, C: 21.619, H: 232.605
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.259, C: 36.781, H: 221.568
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.807, a: -14.162, b: -12.534
CIECAM02
J: 56.972, C: 32.828, h: 223.381, Q: 148.711, M: 28.707, s: 43.936, H: 283.375
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.139, jaune: -2.886, green: 3.048
LMS
L: 29.737, M: 40.999, S: 56.169
YCbCr
Y: 150.998, Cb: 146.242, Cr: 100.976
YCgCo
Y: 163.000, Cg: 9.000, Co: 8.500
YDbDr
Y: 157.166, Db: 55.426, Dr: 82.088
YPbPr
Y: 161.230, Pb: 17.670, Pr: -30.012
xvYCC
Y: 154.468, Cb: 143.522, Cr: 101.637
YIQ
Y: 157.166, I: -41.619, Q: -5.419
YUV
Y: 157.166, U: 18.127, V: -37.870
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 3.087
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 6.268

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