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Pantone / PMS 2218 C / #72b0bd Hex Color Code

#72b0bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b0bd is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72b0bd is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.02% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #72b0bd has a hue of 190° (degrees), 36% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.16 nm.

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#72b0bd linear gradient to complementary #be7f71

  1. #72b0bd
  2. #86a8b0
  3. #95a0a3
  4. #a29896
  5. #ad908a
  6. #b6887d
  7. #be7f71

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #52909d
  2. #5d9ba7
  3. #67a5b2
  4. #72b0bd
  5. #7dbbc8
  6. #88c6d3
  7. #93d1de

Tones

  1. #72b0bd
  2. #7aacb7
  3. #82a8b1
  4. #88a4aa
  5. #8ea0a4
  6. #939c9e
  7. #989898

Tints and Shades

#72b0bd to white

  1. #72b0bd
  2. #8bbdc8
  3. #a3cad3
  4. #bad7de
  5. #d1e4e9
  6. #e8f2f4
  7. #ffffff

#72b0bd to black

  1. #72b0bd
  2. #5f909b
  3. #4c727a
  4. #3a555a
  5. #29393c
  6. #181f21
  7. #000000

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  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bayville Blue / 747
      #72afbc
      ΔE = 0.354 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Betsy Ross House Blue
      #75b2bf
      ΔE = 0.800 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 0.825 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 0.825 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  5. Little Greene

    1. ★ Polar Blue
      #72b0bb
      ΔE = 0.859 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Tropez Blue
      #73b7c2
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Glacier B74-043-216
      #78b1bf
      ΔE = 1.211 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. ★ Meltwater B70-043-221
      #6eaec0
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Lazy Afternoon B1-C2-2
      #6cb0c0
      ΔE = 1.247 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  8. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 7-9 Cool Caribbean
      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. ★ 3-31-4 Daphne
      #73b2bb
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3182T Blue Inlet
      #67aebc
      ΔE = 1.654 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 3172T Perry Blue
      #6aadb6
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  11. Chrysler

    1. ★ Turquoise
      #6ab1c2
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Turquoise Blue
      #71b4c7
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Faces in the Clouds
      #6ab3c0
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  13. Levis

    1. ★ Mild Aqua
      #7bb0be
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Shady Blue B50
      #6bb7c4
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 10 204 / Spanisches Gruen 30
      #70b4c4
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ Sailing Sea Blue / 30BG 38/199
      #76adbc
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  16. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Sea Life / 33C-5
      #7db0ba
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. ★ Blue My Mind / 34C-5
      #74b6c5
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  17. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Étoile d'eau
      #7ab0bf
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Venise
      #68b7c7
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-c3
      #65afbb
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 27-c1
      #61b1c3
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  19. KILZ

    1. ★ Water Oasis / D851
      #72b0b8
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Paradise Waters / D871
      #7bafb6
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Forget-Me-Not 24-8
      #7faeb9
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  21. Behr

    1. 530D-5 Riverside Blue
      #63aebf
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  22. Sikkens

    1. R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10679
      #7eb1b9
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  25. General Paint

    1. Dusty Sea / CL 2194M
      #74b6c6
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Montana Sky / T74-5
      #6ab0b9
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Oxford Falls / T08 29-3
      #74b8c8
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2218 CP
      #6badb6
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. 7709 C
      #63b1bc
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  28. Nippon Paint

    1. Early Trek / NP BGG 1812 T
      #75b5be
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. Michigan Lakes 50BG 44/184
      #7eb2c1
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Newport 30BG 44/248
      #69b7c4
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  30. Olympic

    1. Just Jazz A57-4
      #67b3be
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  31. Asian Paints

    1. Coastal Green / 9248
      #74aeb5
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  32. Crown Paint

    1. Beat Generation Blue
      #7fb5c2
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  33. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-B10G
      #82afbb
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  34. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2040-B10G
      #65b1c5
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  35. Alcro

    1. Fjallback
      #71b7c8
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  36. AMC

    1. Island Blue
      #79adbe
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  37. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Nautilus - 6780
      #71b8c7
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 41.9%

#72b0bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b0bd foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #72b0bd">…</p>

#72b0bd background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #72b0bd">…</p>

#72b0bd shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b0bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516349
Binary
01110010, 10110000, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#72b0bd
LRV
≈ 38.3%
Closest short hex
#6ab ΔE = 2.832
RGB
rgb(114, 176, 189)
RGBA
rgba(114, 176, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.238, g: 0.367, b: 0.395
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.580%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260867 / 0xff72b0bd
HSL
hsl(190, 36%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(190, 36%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 190° (190.400), saturation: 40% (0.397), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 190.400, saturation: 39.683%, perceived brightness: 63.405%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 210.417, S: 57.892, L: 68.241
Cubehelix
H: -177.357, S: 0.473, L: 0.623
TSL
T: -1.678, S: 0.136, L: 0.623
CMYK
cyan: 40% (0.397), magenta: 7% (0.069), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 31.647, Y: 38.300, Z: 53.859
xyY
x: 0.256, y: 0.309, Y: 38.300
CIELab
L: 68.241, a: -16.558, b: -12.929
CIELuv
L: 68.241, u: -29.235, v: -17.163
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.241, C: 21.007, H: 217.984
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.241, C: 33.900, H: 210.417
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.887, a: -17.024, b: -8.278
CIECAM02
J: 58.051, C: 31.448, h: 213.549, Q: 150.112, M: 27.501, s: 42.802, H: 271.156
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.111, jaune: -2.144, green: 3.362
LMS
L: 30.898, M: 43.076, S: 53.581
YCbCr
Y: 152.524, Cb: 142.883, Cr: 99.859
YCgCo
Y: 163.750, Cg: 12.250, Co: 9.750
YDbDr
Y: 158.944, Db: 45.229, Dr: 85.467
YPbPr
Y: 163.730, Pb: 13.630, Pr: -31.598
xvYCC
Y: 156.615, Cb: 139.973, Cr: 100.243
YIQ
Y: 158.944, I: -41.111, Q: -9.066
YUV
Y: 158.944, U: 14.792, V: -39.430
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 4.072
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 8.357

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