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#72acdc Hex Color Code

#72acdc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72acdc is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72acdc is comprised of 44.71% red, 67.45% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #72acdc has a hue of 207° (degrees), 60% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480 nm.

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#72acdc linear gradient to complementary #cbae83

  1. #72acdc
  2. #88accd
  3. #9aacbf
  4. #a9adb0
  5. #b6ada1
  6. #c1ae92
  7. #cbae83

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #508cbb
  2. #5b97c6
  3. #67a1d1
  4. #72acdc
  5. #7db7e7
  6. #88c2f3
  7. #94cdfe

Tones

  1. #72acdc
  2. #7eabd3
  3. #88aaca
  4. #91a9c1
  5. #99a9b9
  6. #a0a8b0
  7. #a7a7a7

Tints and Shades

#72acdc to white

  1. #72acdc
  2. #8cb9e2
  3. #a5c7e8
  4. #bcd5ee
  5. #d3e3f3
  6. #e9f1f9
  7. #ffffff

#72acdc to black

  1. #72acdc
  2. #5f8db4
  3. #4d6f8d
  4. #3b5368
  5. #2a3845
  6. #191f25
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c1
      #72aad8
      ΔE = 0.862 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 32-c
      #5eb0e3
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Infinity R146C
      #6cacdb
      ΔE = 1.177 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Skyscape
      #70aed8
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6018
      #70a9db
      ΔE = 1.258 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. ★ 6011
      #78b2e0
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  4. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7224T Blue Emotion
      #76a9d6
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. 7234T Barbara Blue
      #6aaed9
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ Robin's Egg
      #6baedc
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. DE 5857 - Blue Agave
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 284
      #7aabde
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 292
      #78b3e0
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Acapulco Dive / 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  11. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Pacific Blue
      #79afd8
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Arctic Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  14. Vista Paint

    1. ★ City of Atlantis
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  15. Berger

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  16. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Ciel grandissant
      #79b2e2
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Bleu parloir
      #82abd2
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 10 240 / Pacific 120
      #80acd4
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 40/07
      #64b0e0
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  18. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Chronus Blue
      #72a8d1
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Victoria Blue / PPG1243-4
      #7daee1
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  20. Glidden

    1. Victoria Blue / PPG1243-4
      #7daee1
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Blue Marina / 16BB 41/268
      #83addb
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. 7328 - City Of Atlantis
      #63aad9
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  22. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu
      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  24. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #6da7d2
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  25. Sikkens

    1. T0.30.60
      #6aaad5
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. City of Atlantis / KM3133-2
      #7db2e2
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  27. Olympic

    1. Boudoir Blue A51-4
      #79a8cf
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  28. Ford

    1. Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  29. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10420
      #65a7d6
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  30. Porter Paints

    1. Victoria Blue / 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  31. CIL

    1. Toronto Jays
      #80b0d8
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  32. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2040-R90B
      #78abd1
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  33. Behr

    1. 570B-4 Bayou
      #83b0da
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Blueberry Shake PPKR-37
      #7bb0d7
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  34. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Marina / 337
      #65a5d5
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  35. Rodda Paint

    1. Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  36. Crown Diamond

    1. 7329-52 Innocent Blue
      #6eaad2
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 36.7%

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#72acdc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72acdc foreground

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #72acdc">…</p>

#72acdc background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #72acdc">…</p>

#72acdc shadow

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72acdc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7515356
Binary
01110010, 10101100, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#72acdc
LRV
≈ 38.2%
Closest short hex
#6ad ΔE = 1.567
RGB
rgb(114, 172, 220)
RGBA
rgba(114, 172, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.225, g: 0.340, b: 0.435
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.594%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9261860 / 0xff72acdc
HSL
hsl(207, 60%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 60%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (207.170), saturation: 48% (0.482), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 207.170, saturation: 48.182%, perceived brightness: 64.162%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.769, S: 60.962, L: 68.202
Cubehelix
H: -157.278, S: 0.642, L: 0.627
TSL
T: -2.122, S: 0.145, L: 0.628
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.482), magenta: 22% (0.218), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 33% (0.325), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 34.606, Y: 38.247, Z: 73.255
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.262, Y: 38.247
CIELab
L: 68.202, a: -5.910, b: -30.073
CIELuv
L: 68.202, u: -27.201, v: -46.677
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.202, C: 30.648, H: 258.882
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.202, C: 54.024, H: 239.769
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.844, a: -8.346, b: -26.938
CIECAM02
J: 57.976, C: 42.086, h: 240.782, Q: 150.015, M: 36.803, s: 49.531, H: 301.532
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.212, jaune: -5.155, green: 2.720
LMS
L: 29.893, M: 41.023, S: 72.663
YCbCr
Y: 153.546, Cb: 157.656, Cr: 99.130
YCgCo
Y: 169.500, Cg: 2.500, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 160.130, Db: 90.084, Dr: 87.730
YPbPr
Y: 163.102, Pb: 30.670, Pr: -31.208
xvYCC
Y: 156.076, Cb: 154.941, Cr: 100.586
YIQ
Y: 160.130, I: -49.972, Q: 2.670
YUV
Y: 160.130, U: 29.463, V: -40.470
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/8 ΔE = 4.330
Brand Color
Skype ΔE = 5.669

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