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#72add6 Hex Color Code

#72add6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72add6 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72add6 is comprised of 44.71% red, 67.84% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #72add6 has a hue of 205° (degrees), 55% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.04 nm.

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#72add6 linear gradient to complementary #c9a67f

  1. #72add6
  2. #88acc7
  3. #99abb9
  4. #a8a9ab
  5. #b4a89c
  6. #bfa78e
  7. #c9a67f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #508db5
  2. #5c98c0
  3. #67a2cb
  4. #72add6
  5. #7db8e1
  6. #88c3ed
  7. #93cef8

Tones

  1. #72add6
  2. #7dabce
  3. #87aac5
  4. #8fa8bd
  5. #97a7b5
  6. #9ea5ac
  7. #a4a4a4

Tints and Shades

#72add6 to white

  1. #72add6
  2. #8cbadd
  3. #a4c8e4
  4. #bcd5eb
  5. #d2e3f1
  6. #e9f1f8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#72add6 to black

  1. #72add6
  2. #5f8eaf
  3. #4d7089
  4. #3b5365
  5. #293843
  6. #191f24
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Skyscape
      #70aed8
      ΔE = 0.470 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. ★ Infinity R146C
      #6cacdb
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10421
      #74acd2
      ΔE = 0.889 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. CF10420
      #65a7d6
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 0.900 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Ship's Ahoy B51-3
      #76add2
      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Windjammer A52-4
      #5bacdb
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7234T Barbara Blue
      #6aaed9
      ΔE = 1.128 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. 7224T Blue Emotion
      #76a9d6
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  6. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 1.168 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Celestrial 26-10
      #6ea5cb
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-R90B
      #78abd1
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  8. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7329-52 Innocent Blue
      #6eaad2
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. 7331-42 Brigadier Blue
      #6eacce
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Pacific Blue
      #79afd8
      ΔE = 1.266 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  10. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 1.302 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ Robin's Egg
      #6baedc
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. DE 5843 - Sanctuary Spa
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  12. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 6
      #74acd0
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. ★ Atlantic 6
      #68acdc
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ Blueberry Shake PPKR-37
      #7bb0d7
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. ★ 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  16. Sikkens

    1. ★ S7.27.61
      #73abcf
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. ★ T0.30.60
      #69a9d5
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  17. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  18. Wattyl

    1. ★ Phantom Lakes / E23W
      #7eadd2
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  19. New Look

    1. ★ Pop Culture / E22-03
      #7eadd2
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6052
      #7baed1
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. 6011
      #78b2e0
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  21. Taubmans

    1. ★ Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Ocean Frolic / T10 43E-1
      #73accd
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  22. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Hong Kong
      #7eafd4
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Joie du voyageur
      #75b3d7
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  23. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Chronus Blue
      #72a8d1
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 32-d3
      #75a8cd
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. 31-c1
      #5cafde
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  25. Tollens

    1. ★ TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. ★ T2012-4
      #81aed1
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  26. Glidden

    1. ★ Salem Blue / PPG1239-4
      #66a9d3
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  27. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Salem Blue / PPG1239-4
      #66a9d3
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  28. Dulux

    1. ★ 16BB 41/268
      #7eb1d7
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #6da7d2
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Arctic Blue
      #82accd
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  31. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7328 - City Of Atlantis
      #63aad9
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  32. CIL

    1. Toronto Jays
      #80b0d8
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  33. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  34. Porter Paints

    1. Salem Blue / 250-4
      #63a8d3
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  35. Caran d'Ache

    1. 171 Turquoise Blue
      #68b3e1
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  36. General Paint

    1. Majestic / CL 2314M
      #82b1d5
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  37. Disney

    1. 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
      #7ab0d1
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  38. Pantone / PMS

    1. 292
      #78b3e0
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 2915
      #73b5e0
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  39. Devoe Paint

    1. Toronto Jays / 16BB 41/268
      #82b0d1
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  40. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  41. KILZ

    1. Azure Pool / C782
      #65b0d7
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 38.7%

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#72add6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72add6 foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #72add6">…</p>

#72add6 background

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #72add6">…</p>

#72add6 shadow

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72add6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7515606
Binary
01110010, 10101101, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#72add6
LRV
≈ 38.3%
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 2.274
RGB
rgb(114, 173, 214)
RGBA
rgba(114, 173, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.228, g: 0.345, b: 0.427
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 59.258%, blue: 83.922%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9261610 / 0xff72add6
HSL
hsl(205, 55%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 55%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (204.600), saturation: 47% (0.467), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 204.600, saturation: 46.729%, perceived brightness: 64.049%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 235.832, S: 60.403, L: 68.254
Cubehelix
H: -160.437, S: 0.605, L: 0.627
TSL
T: -2.040, S: 0.143, L: 0.628
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.467), magenta: 19% (0.192), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 32% (0.322), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 34.016, Y: 38.317, Z: 69.209
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.271, Y: 38.317
CIELab
L: 68.254, a: -8.170, b: -26.696
CIELuv
L: 68.254, u: -27.661, v: -40.752
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.254, C: 27.918, H: 252.985
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.254, C: 49.253, H: 235.832
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.901, a: -10.235, b: -22.959
CIECAM02
J: 58.042, C: 39.664, h: 236.802, Q: 150.100, M: 34.686, s: 48.071, H: 299.170
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.192, jaune: -4.553, green: 2.846
LMS
L: 30.149, M: 41.532, S: 68.683
YCbCr
Y: 153.462, Cb: 154.731, Cr: 99.188
YCgCo
Y: 168.500, Cg: 4.500, Co: 3.500
YDbDr
Y: 160.033, Db: 81.203, Dr: 87.544
YPbPr
Y: 163.385, Pb: 27.285, Pr: -31.386
xvYCC
Y: 156.319, Cb: 151.968, Cr: 100.430
YIQ
Y: 160.033, I: -48.319, Q: 0.281
YUV
Y: 160.033, U: 26.558, V: -40.385
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 3.772
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 5.771

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