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#72b0b6 Hex Color Code

#72b0b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b0b6 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72b0b6 is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.02% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #72b0b6 has a hue of 185° (degrees), 32% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.33 nm.

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#72b0b6 linear gradient to complementary #b9746f

  1. #72b0b6
  2. #85a7aa
  3. #939d9e
  4. #9f9392
  5. #a98986
  6. #b27f7a
  7. #b9746f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #529096
  2. #5d9ba1
  3. #67a5ab
  4. #72b0b6
  5. #7dbbc1
  6. #87c6cc
  7. #92d1d7

Tones

  1. #72b0b6
  2. #79abb0
  3. #80a7ab
  4. #86a2a5
  5. #8b9d9f
  6. #90999a
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#72b0b6 to white

  1. #72b0b6
  2. #8bbdc2
  3. #a2cace
  4. #bad7da
  5. #d1e4e6
  6. #e8f2f3
  7. #ffffff

#72b0b6 to black

  1. #72b0b6
  2. #5f9095
  3. #4c7275
  4. #3a5557
  5. #29393b
  6. #181f20
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q0.20.60
      #70aeb4
      ΔE = 0.739 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  2. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Coastal Green / 9248
      #74aeb5
      ΔE = 0.974 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BG 39/219
      #6fb2b6
      ΔE = 1.331 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. ★ Inky Pool 3
      #7aaeb2
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Kumutoto G74-034-203
      #78afb2
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ Fountain Blue B72-053-208
      #65adb2
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-31-4 Daphne
      #73b2bb
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. ★ 3-30-4 Still Tide Water
      #72b3b6
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Montana Sky / T74-5
      #6ab0b9
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Hydro / T77-5
      #83b1b4
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-c2
      #6fb1b4
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 29-d4
      #7dafb9
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Aqua Pura G7-C2-2
      #6cb4bc
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Tumbling Waterfalls G7-D2-2
      #70a8ac
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3172T Perry Blue
      #6aadb6
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. ★ 3164T Crushed Bluestone
      #73aab0
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Vista Marine
      #6ab4ba
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  11. General Paint

    1. ★ Cachet / CL 2154M
      #7db3b7
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Chatoiement vert
      #7cb4b8
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. ★ Ville d'eau
      #7fb2b5
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  13. Berger

    1. ★ Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  14. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Turquoise Trick
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  16. Chrysler

    1. ★ Turquoise
      #69b4bd
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Emerald Green
      #72b2b2
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  17. Little Greene

    1. ★ Polar Blue
      #72b0bb
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Early Trek / NP BGG 1812 T
      #75b5be
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4002 Water Blue 10BG 39/169
      #77abae
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 4003 Barondale Blue 10BG 39/219
      #65abb0
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Reflecting Pool - 6486
      #7bb1b2
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10679
      #7eb1b9
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. 7472 - Turquoise Trick
      #7eadb0
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  24. Olympic

    1. Just Jazz A57-4
      #67b3be
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Brookside / KM3206-2
      #62b3bb
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. Barondale Blue / 10BG 39/219
      #72b1b1
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Vista Marine / 10BG 39/244
      #6cb3b4
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  27. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3030-B30G
      #70a9ac
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Well Water
      #6ab7bd
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  29. California Paints

    1. DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  30. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 37.5%

#72b0b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b0b6 foreground

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="color: #72b0b6">…</p>

#72b0b6 background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #72b0b6">…</p>

#72b0b6 shadow

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516342
Binary
01110010, 10110000, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#72b0b6
LRV
≈ 38.0%
Closest short hex
#7aa ΔE = 3.457
RGB
rgb(114, 176, 182)
RGBA
rgba(114, 176, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.242, g: 0.373, b: 0.386
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.574%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260874 / 0xff72b0b6
HSL
hsl(185, 32%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(185, 32%%, 58%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 185° (185.294), saturation: 37% (0.374), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 185.294, saturation: 37.363%, perceived brightness: 63.044%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 201.077, S: 56.943, L: 68.023
Cubehelix
H: -182.891, S: 0.443, L: 0.620
TSL
T: -1.578, S: 0.134, L: 0.620
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.374), magenta: 3% (0.033), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 30.905, Y: 38.003, Z: 49.954
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.320, Y: 38.003
CIELab
L: 68.023, a: -18.346, b: -9.385
CIELuv
L: 68.023, u: -29.351, v: -11.312
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.023, C: 20.607, H: 207.093
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.023, C: 31.456, H: 201.077
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.647, a: -18.395, b: -4.891
CIECAM02
J: 57.813, C: 29.929, h: 205.814, Q: 149.804, M: 26.172, s: 41.798, H: 261.129
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.090, jaune: -1.538, green: 3.471
LMS
L: 30.861, M: 43.071, S: 49.734
YCbCr
Y: 151.838, Cb: 139.810, Cr: 100.356
YCgCo
Y: 162.000, Cg: 14.000, Co: 11.500
YDbDr
Y: 158.146, Db: 35.898, Dr: 83.948
YPbPr
Y: 163.226, Pb: 10.130, Pr: -31.276
xvYCC
Y: 156.182, Cb: 136.899, Cr: 100.526
YIQ
Y: 158.146, I: -38.862, Q: -11.243
YUV
Y: 158.146, U: 11.740, V: -38.730
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/4 ΔE = 4.619
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 10.703

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