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#72adb6 Hex Color Code

#72adb6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72adb6 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72adb6 is comprised of 44.71% red, 67.84% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #72adb6 has a hue of 188° (degrees), 32% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 488.22 nm.

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#72adb6 linear gradient to complementary #b87970

  1. #72adb6
  2. #84a5aa
  3. #929d9e
  4. #9e9492
  5. #a88b87
  6. #b1827b
  7. #b87970

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #538e97
  2. #5d98a1
  3. #68a2ab
  4. #72adb6
  5. #7db8c1
  6. #87c2cc
  7. #92cdd6

Tones

  1. #72adb6
  2. #79a9b0
  3. #80a5ab
  4. #86a1a5
  5. #8b9c9f
  6. #90989a
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#72adb6 to white

  1. #72adb6
  2. #8abac2
  3. #a2c8ce
  4. #b9d5da
  5. #d1e3e6
  6. #e8f1f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#72adb6 to black

  1. #72adb6
  2. #5f8e95
  3. #4c7075
  4. #3a5357
  5. #29383b
  6. #181f20
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 0.836 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. ★ Bayville Blue / 747
      #72afbc
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  2. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Coastal Green / 9248
      #74aeb5
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3172T Perry Blue
      #6aadb6
      ΔE = 1.265 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. ★ 3182T Blue Inlet
      #67aebc
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  4. Little Greene

    1. ★ Polar Blue
      #72b0bb
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  7. KILZ

    1. ★ Paradise Waters / D871
      #7bafb6
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Blue Sage / D881
      #7fa9b0
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 26-d3
      #77b0bb
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. ★ 26-d4
      #70a7b1
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q0.20.60
      #70afb5
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Q3.23.56
      #66a6af
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Montana Sky / T74-5
      #6ab0b9
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. ★ 3-31-4 Daphne
      #73b2bb
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2218 C
      #72b0bd
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. 7709 C
      #63b1bc
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  14. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Sea Life / 33C-5
      #7db0ba
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Let's Have a Party / 32B-5
      #70b2b8
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  15. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bermuda Turquoise
      #79a8b0
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. Turquoise
      #69b4bd
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10679
      #7eb1b9
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ Inky Pool 3
      #7aaeb2
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  18. Berger

    1. Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. Turquoise Trick
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  21. Glidden

    1. Sea Of Turquoise / 90GG 37/212
      #70aeb2
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Sailing Sea Blue / 30BG 38/199
      #76adbc
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Betsy Ross House Blue
      #75b2bf
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  23. ICI Paints

    1. 4002 Water Blue 10BG 39/169
      #77abae
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Blue Niche 30BG 43/163
      #82b1ba
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Forget-Me-Not 24-8
      #7faeb9
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. Hudson Blue 24-9
      #81abb3
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  25. Resene

    1. Kumutoto G74-034-203
      #78afb2
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Glacier B74-043-216
      #78b1bf
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. 5353
      #7da8b0
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  27. GM / General Motors

    1. Royal Turquoise
      #74a6ac
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. Faces in the Clouds
      #6ab3c0
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  29. Olympic

    1. Just Jazz A57-4
      #67b3be
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. Early Trek / NP BGG 1812 T
      #75b5be
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  31. Plascon

    1. Tumbling Waterfalls G7-D2-2
      #70a8ac
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Aqua Pura G7-C2-2
      #6cb4bc
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  32. Coronado Paint

    1. 7472 - Turquoise Trick
      #7eadb0
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sally O / KM3214-2
      #72a7ab
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 34.2%

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#72adb6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72adb6 foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #72adb6">…</p>

#72adb6 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #72adb6">…</p>

#72adb6 shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72adb6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7515574
Binary
01110010, 10101101, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#72adb6
LRV
≈ 36.8%
Closest short hex
#6ab ΔE = 3.361
RGB
rgb(114, 173, 182)
RGBA
rgba(114, 173, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.243, g: 0.369, b: 0.388
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 57.094%, blue: 71.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9261642 / 0xff72adb6
HSL
hsl(188, 32%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(188, 32%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 188° (187.941), saturation: 37% (0.374), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 187.941, saturation: 37.363%, perceived brightness: 62.290%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 205.732, S: 55.848, L: 67.157
Cubehelix
H: -180.071, S: 0.432, L: 0.613
TSL
T: -1.628, S: 0.130, L: 0.613
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.374), magenta: 5% (0.049), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 32% (0.322), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 30.324, Y: 36.840, Z: 49.760
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.315, Y: 36.840
CIELab
L: 67.157, a: -16.783, b: -10.679
CIELuv
L: 67.157, u: -28.097, v: -13.542
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.157, C: 19.892, H: 212.469
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.157, C: 31.190, H: 205.732
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.696, a: -17.040, b: -6.120
CIECAM02
J: 56.866, C: 29.610, h: 209.690, Q: 148.573, M: 25.894, s: 41.747, H: 266.201
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.100, jaune: -1.764, green: 3.287
LMS
L: 29.967, M: 41.504, S: 49.526
YCbCr
Y: 150.326, Cb: 140.683, Cr: 101.460
YCgCo
Y: 160.500, Cg: 12.500, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 156.385, Db: 38.547, Dr: 80.600
YPbPr
Y: 161.081, Pb: 11.285, Pr: -29.914
xvYCC
Y: 154.340, Cb: 137.913, Cr: 101.723
YIQ
Y: 156.385, I: -38.039, Q: -9.676
YUV
Y: 156.385, U: 12.606, V: -37.185
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/4 ΔE = 3.983
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 9.473

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