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#72afab Hex Color Code

#72afab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72afab is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72afab is comprised of 44.71% red, 68.63% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #72afab has a hue of 176° (degrees), 28% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 493.04 nm.

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#72afab linear gradient to complementary #b56c74

  1. #72afab
  2. #83a5a2
  3. #919a98
  4. #9c8f8f
  5. #a68486
  6. #ae787d
  7. #b56c74

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #53908c
  2. #5d9a96
  3. #68a4a0
  4. #72afab
  5. #7cbab6
  6. #87c5c0
  7. #92d0cb

Tones

  1. #72afab
  2. #79aaa7
  3. #7fa5a2
  4. #84a09e
  5. #899b9a
  6. #8d9695
  7. #919191

Tints and Shades

#72afab to white

  1. #72afab
  2. #8abcb9
  3. #a2c9c6
  4. #b9d7d4
  5. #d0e4e2
  6. #e8f1f1
  7. #ffffff

#72afab to black

  1. #72afab
  2. #5f8f8c
  3. #4c716f
  4. #3a5452
  5. #293938
  6. #181f1f
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 9 180 / Patina 55
      #70b0ac
      ΔE = 0.495 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. 75 6 180 / Patina 15
      #80b0b0
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  2. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Blue A50
      #6db0ac
      ΔE = 0.884 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ P0.20.60
      #6dafaa
      ΔE = 0.913 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2460 C
      #6aafaa
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. ★ 2232 UP
      #79b2b1
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Sea King / 90GG 38/242
      #6cb1ab
      ΔE = 1.497 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. ★ Barondale Blue / 10BG 39/219
      #72b1b1
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  6. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3152T Night Owl
      #7bafaa
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. 3154T Juniper Hedge
      #7daaa7
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Foam Green
      #6caba7
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Sapphire Blue
      #71b5b3
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  8. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ T32 Huon Green
      #71b3b1
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5312
      #73afa7
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. 5317
      #5fb1ad
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  10. Chrysler

    1. ★ Aztec Turquoise
      #6baba7
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. ★ Glades Green
      #7cb1ad
      ΔE = 1.700 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 24-c3
      #78b2ab
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 24-c4
      #72a8a2
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
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    1. ★ Gulf Stream / 670
      #69b2ae
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ Florida Keys Blue / 2050-40
      #6eaaa8
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
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    1. ★ Tradewind G72-047-191
      #6dafa7
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Gulf Stream G73-046-187
      #74b2a8
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ 90GG 38/242
      #69b2b0
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
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    1. ★ Northbay 70GG 43/201
      #78b3ac
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. ★ Prince Edward Isle 90GG 42/171
      #7db1af
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ Caribbean RAH-68
      #69aba9
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
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    1. ★ Veranda Blue H84
      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  18. Colortrend

    1. ★ Veranda Blue
      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Trade Secret
      #78b4b2
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
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    1. ★ North Coast
      #7fb1ac
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  21. Taubmans

    1. ★ Ebb-N-Flow / T12 47.E5
      #7daca8
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Royal / T78-5
      #64aea7
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
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    1. ★ Ebb-N-Flow / P132-C4
      #7daca8
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  23. California Paints

    1. Veranda Blue
      #61aca7
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Reflecting Pool - 6486
      #7bb1b2
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 4-29-4 Seaway
      #7ca9a5
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  26. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 3030-B60G
      #6da9a1
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Natural Green / S 3030-B40G
      #6ca8a8
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 34.0%

#72afab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72afab foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #72afab">…</p>

#72afab background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

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

#72afab 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 #72afab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516075
Binary
01110010, 10101111, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#72afab
LRV
≈ 37.2%
Closest short hex
#6aa ΔE = 2.779
RGB
rgb(114, 175, 171)
RGBA
rgba(114, 175, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.248, g: 0.380, b: 0.372
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.571%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9261141 / 0xff72afab
HSL
hsl(176, 28%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(176, 28%, 57%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 176° (176.066), saturation: 35% (0.349), value: 69% (0.686)
HSP
hue: 176.066, saturation: 34.857%, perceived brightness: 62.248%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 185.877, S: 55.078, L: 67.409
Cubehelix
H: -192.064, S: 0.401, L: 0.613
TSL
T: -1.427, S: 0.131, L: 0.613
CMYK
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 2% (0.023), key: 31% (0.314)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 29.617, Y: 37.176, Z: 44.135
xyY
x: 0.267, y: 0.335, Y: 37.176
CIELab
L: 67.409, a: -20.541, b: -4.207
CIELuv
L: 67.409, u: -29.112, v: -2.996
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.409, C: 20.967, H: 191.574
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.409, C: 29.265, H: 185.877
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.972, a: -19.994, b: -0.237
CIECAM02
J: 57.140, C: 28.228, h: 193.646, Q: 148.930, M: 24.685, s: 40.713, H: 244.562
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.060, jaune: -0.665, green: 3.589
LMS
L: 30.507, M: 42.536, S: 43.997
YCbCr
Y: 150.256, Cb: 135.272, Cr: 101.505
YCgCo
Y: 158.750, Cg: 16.250, Co: 14.250
YDbDr
Y: 156.305, Db: 22.118, Dr: 80.445
YPbPr
Y: 161.719, Pb: 5.015, Pr: -30.316
xvYCC
Y: 154.888, Cb: 132.405, Cr: 101.369
YIQ
Y: 156.305, I: -35.054, Q: -14.143
YUV
Y: 156.305, U: 7.233, V: -37.115
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 6/4 ΔE = 3.878
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 14.383

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