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#72afd6 Hex Color Code

#72afd6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72afd6 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72afd6 is comprised of 44.71% red, 68.63% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #72afd6 has a hue of 203° (degrees), 55% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.51 nm.

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#72afd6 linear gradient to complementary #caa47e

  1. #72afd6
  2. #88adc7
  3. #9aabb9
  4. #a8aaaa
  5. #b5a89b
  6. #c0a68d
  7. #caa47e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #508fb5
  2. #5c9ac0
  3. #67a4cb
  4. #72afd6
  5. #7dbae1
  6. #88c5ed
  7. #94d0f8

Tones

  1. #72afd6
  2. #7dadce
  3. #87abc5
  4. #8fa9bd
  5. #97a8b5
  6. #9ea6ac
  7. #a4a4a4

Tints and Shades

#72afd6 to white

  1. #72afd6
  2. #8cbcdd
  3. #a4c9e4
  4. #bcd6eb
  5. #d2e4f1
  6. #e9f1f8
  7. #ffffff

#72afd6 to black

  1. #72afd6
  2. #5f8faf
  3. #4d7189
  4. #3b5465
  5. #293943
  6. #191f24
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 0.526 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 112-12 C
      #75b0d6
      ΔE = 0.530 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ P 112-12 U
      #76acd1
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Ship's Ahoy B51-3
      #76add2
      ΔE = 0.953 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 0.999 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. ★ Ocean Frolic / T10 43E-1
      #73accd
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Skyscape
      #70aed8
      ΔE = 1.017 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Little Boy Blue
      #5aaed9
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10421
      #74acd2
      ΔE = 1.128 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. ★ Blueberry Shake PPKR-37
      #7bb0d7
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  8. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7234T Barbara Blue
      #6aaed9
      ΔE = 1.285 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. ★ 7232T Peasant Blue
      #70aacd
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ Iris 6
      #74acd0
      ΔE = 1.287 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. 40/07
      #64b0e0
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  10. Sikkens

    1. ★ S7.27.61
      #76acd0
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ T0.30.60
      #6aaad5
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6052
      #7baed1
      ΔE = 1.416 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. ★ 5292
      #7fb0d4
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  13. Chrysler

    1. ★ Pacific Blue
      #79afd8
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  14. Colortrend

    1. ★ Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  15. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  16. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Joie du voyageur
      #75b3d7
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Ombre du soir
      #70b1d1
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  17. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
      #7ab0d1
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  18. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2040-R90B
      #78abd1
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  19. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7329-52 Innocent Blue
      #6eaad2
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. ★ 7331-42 Brigadier Blue
      #6eacce
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  20. Homebase

    1. ★ Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. ★ Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  21. Tollens

    1. ★ TF251-3
      #77abcd
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  22. Dulux

    1. ★ 16BB 41/268
      #7eb1d7
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Kind Sky / NP PB 1546 T
      #71accc
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  24. California Paints

    1. ★ Robin's Egg
      #6baedc
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  25. KILZ

    1. ★ Azure Pool / C782
      #65b0d7
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Salem Blue / PPG1239-4
      #66a9d3
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  27. Glidden

    1. ★ Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Salem Blue / PPG1239-4
      #66a9d3
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  28. General Paint

    1. ★ Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Majestic / CL 2314M
      #82b1d5
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sea to Shining Sea / 789
      #6eb5dd
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  31. ICI Paints

    1. Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  32. Porter Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. Toronto Jays / 16BB 41/268
      #82b0d1
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  34. GM / General Motors

    1. Orbit Blue
      #6fa8cd
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Blue
      #7ab4d4
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  35. TRUMATCH

    1. 32-d3
      #75a8cd
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. 31-c1
      #5cafde
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  36. CIL

    1. Toronto Jays
      #80b0d8
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  37. AMC

    1. Sierra Blue
      #69abce
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  38. Ford

    1. Light Blue
      #80adcb
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  39. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Chronus Blue
      #72a8d1
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  40. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-23 Racing Blue
      #7eb5de
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 42.8%

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#72afd6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72afd6 foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #72afd6">…</p>

#72afd6 background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #72afd6">…</p>

#72afd6 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72afd6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516118
Binary
01110010, 10101111, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#72afd6
LRV
≈ 39.1%
Closest short hex
#7ac ΔE = 2.239
RGB
rgb(114, 175, 214)
RGBA
rgba(114, 175, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.227, g: 0.348, b: 0.425
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.596%, blue: 0.839%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9261098 / 0xff72afd6
HSL
hsl(203, 55%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 55%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (203.400), saturation: 47% (0.467), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 203.400, saturation: 46.729%, perceived brightness: 64.537%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 234.046, S: 60.994, L: 68.816
Cubehelix
H: -161.912, S: 0.608, L: 0.631
TSL
T: -2.004, S: 0.144, L: 0.632
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.467), magenta: 18% (0.182), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 34.403, Y: 39.090, Z: 69.338
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.274, Y: 39.090
CIELab
L: 68.816, a: -9.256, b: -25.833
CIELuv
L: 68.816, u: -28.445, v: -39.218
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.816, C: 27.441, H: 250.288
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.816, C: 48.448, H: 234.046
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.522, a: -11.194, b: -21.988
CIECAM02
J: 58.663, C: 39.374, h: 234.956, Q: 150.902, M: 34.432, s: 47.768, H: 297.055
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.185, jaune: -4.396, green: 2.961
LMS
L: 30.743, M: 42.572, S: 68.821
YCbCr
Y: 154.470, Cb: 154.149, Cr: 98.452
YCgCo
Y: 169.500, Cg: 5.500, Co: 3.500
YDbDr
Y: 161.207, Db: 79.437, Dr: 89.776
YPbPr
Y: 164.815, Pb: 26.515, Pr: -32.294
xvYCC
Y: 157.547, Cb: 151.292, Cr: 99.632
YIQ
Y: 161.207, I: -48.868, Q: -0.765
YUV
Y: 161.207, U: 25.981, V: -41.415
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 4.230
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 5.977

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