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#72b0c6 Hex Color Code

#72b0c6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b0c6 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72b0c6 is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.02% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #72b0c6 has a hue of 196° (degrees), 42% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.07 nm.

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#72b0c6 linear gradient to complementary #c38e75

  1. #72b0c6
  2. #87abb8
  3. #97a5ab
  4. #a5a09d
  5. #b09a90
  6. #ba9482
  7. #c38e75

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5190a5
  2. #5c9bb0
  3. #67a5bb
  4. #72b0c6
  5. #7dbbd1
  6. #88c6dc
  7. #93d1e8

Tones

  1. #72b0c6
  2. #7badbf
  3. #83a9b8
  4. #8aa6b1
  5. #91a3aa
  6. #979fa3
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#72b0c6 to White

  1. #72b0c6
  2. #8bbdcf
  3. #a3cad9
  4. #bad7e2
  5. #d1e4ec
  6. #e8f2f5
  7. #ffffff

#72b0c6 to Black

  1. #72b0c6
  2. #5f90a2
  3. #4c727f
  4. #3a545e
  5. #29393f
  6. #181f22
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 3202T Shipside Blue
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      #65afca
      ΔE = 2.053
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      #64b5cb
      ΔE = 2.924
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    1. ★ Turquoise Blue
      #71b4c7
      ΔE = 2.090
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      #74b5c7
      ΔE = 2.488
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      #6eaabc
      ΔE = 2.688
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      #64b3cf
      ΔE = 2.493
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      #64b5d0
      ΔE = 2.719
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      #6dadc9
      ΔE = 2.508
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      #65b1c5
      ΔE = 2.567
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      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 2.539
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      #63b4cc
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      ΔE = 2.644
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      #77a9c0
      ΔE = 2.974

#72b0c6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b0c6 foreground

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#72b0c6 background

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#72b0c6 shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516358
Binary
01110010, 10110000, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#72b0c6
Closest short hex
#7ab ΔE = 2.771
RGB
rgb(114, 176, 198)
RGBA
rgba(114, 176, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.234, g: 0.361, b: 0.406
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 58.695%, blue: 77.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260858 / 0xff72b0c6
HSL
hsl(196, 42%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 42%%, 61%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (195.714), saturation: 42% (0.424), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 195.714, saturation: 42.424, perceived brightness: 63.884
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 220.418, S: 59.115, L: 68.536
Cubehelix
H: -171.223, S: 0.518, L: 0.627
TSL
T: -1.797, S: 0.139, L: 0.627
CMYK
cyan: 42 (0.424), magenta: 11 (0.111), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 22 (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 31 (0.310), yellow: 22 (0.224)
XYZ
X: 32.654, Y: 38.703, Z: 59.165
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.297, Y: 38.703
CIELab
L: 68.536, a: -14.188, b: -17.453
CIELuv
L: 68.536, u: -29.088, v: -24.771
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.536, C: 22.492, H: 230.892
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.536, C: 38.206, H: 220.418
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.212, a: -15.178, b: -12.838
CIECAM02
J: 58.370, C: 33.918, h: 222.221, Q: 150.524, M: 29.661, s: 44.391, H: 281.962
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.137, jaune: -2.926, green: 3.231
LMS
L: 30.947, M: 43.084, S: 58.807
YCbCr
Y: 153.406, Cb: 146.834, Cr: 99.220
YCgCo
Y: 166.000, Cg: 10.000, Co: 7.500
YDbDr
Y: 159.970, Db: 57.226, Dr: 87.420
YPbPr
Y: 164.378, Pb: 18.130, Pr: -32.012
xvYCC
Y: 157.172, Cb: 143.926, Cr: 99.880
YIQ
Y: 159.970, I: -44.002, Q: -6.265
YUV
Y: 159.970, U: 18.716, V: -40.330
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 3.767
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 6.359

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