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#72b0db Hex Color Code

#72b0db Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b0db is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72b0db is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.02% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #72b0db has a hue of 205° (degrees), 59% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.98 nm.

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#72b0db linear gradient to complementary #cda880

  1. #72b0db
  2. #89afcc
  3. #9badbd
  4. #abacae
  5. #b7ab9f
  6. #c3a98f
  7. #cda880

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5090b9
  2. #5b9ac4
  3. #67a5d0
  4. #72b0db
  5. #7dbbe6
  6. #89c6f2
  7. #94d1fe

Tones

  1. #72b0db
  2. #7eaed2
  3. #88adca
  4. #91abc1
  5. #99aab8
  6. #a0a8b0
  7. #a7a7a7

Tints and Shades

#72b0db to White

  1. #72b0db
  2. #8cbde1
  3. #a5cae7
  4. #bcd7ed
  5. #d3e4f3
  6. #e9f1f9
  7. #ffffff

#72b0db to Black

  1. #72b0db
  2. #5f90b3
  3. #4d728c
  4. #3b5467
  5. #2a3945
  6. #191f25
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 16BB 41/268
      #7eb1d7
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      #78b2e0
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      ΔE = 1.756
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      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 1.820
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      #82b1d5
      ΔE = 2.375
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    1. ★ Bouteille bleu
      #6db4e4
      ΔE = 1.832
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      #75b3d7
      ΔE = 2.570
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    1. ★ Ship's Ahoy B51-3
      #76add2
      ΔE = 1.868
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      #5bacdb
      ΔE = 2.970
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      #74acd2
      ΔE = 1.886
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      ΔE = 1.887
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      ΔE = 2.912
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      ΔE = 1.999
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#72b0db HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b0db foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

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<p style="color: #72b0db">…</p>

#72b0db background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #72b0db">…</p>

#72b0db shadow

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

Edward Hopper
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516379
Binary
01110010, 10110000, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#72b0db
Closest short hex
#6ad ΔE = 3.098
RGB
rgb(114, 176, 219)
RGBA
rgba(114, 176, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.224, g: 0.346, b: 0.430
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 59.993%, blue: 85.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260837 / 0xff72b0db
HSL
hsl(205, 59%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 59%%, 65%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (204.571), saturation: 48% (0.479), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 204.571, saturation: 47.945, perceived brightness: 65.075
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 236.064, S: 61.960, L: 69.284
Cubehelix
H: -160.472, S: 0.642, L: 0.636
TSL
T: -2.039, S: 0.148, L: 0.637
CMYK
cyan: 48 (0.479), magenta: 20 (0.196), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 14 (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 31 (0.310), yellow: 14 (0.141)
XYZ
X: 35.246, Y: 39.740, Z: 72.817
xyY
x: 0.238, y: 0.269, Y: 39.740
CIELab
L: 69.284, a: -8.382, b: -27.858
CIELuv
L: 69.284, u: -28.763, v: -42.747
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.284, C: 29.092, H: 253.255
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.284, C: 51.523, H: 236.064
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.040, a: -10.517, b: -24.358
CIECAM02
J: 59.174, C: 41.044, h: 236.884, Q: 151.558, M: 35.893, s: 48.665, H: 299.264
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.196, jaune: -4.751, green: 2.959
LMS
L: 31.075, M: 43.103, S: 72.255
YCbCr
Y: 155.464, Cb: 156.053, Cr: 97.729
YCgCo
Y: 171.250, Cg: 4.750, Co: 2.250
YDbDr
Y: 162.364, Db: 85.219, Dr: 91.977
YPbPr
Y: 165.890, Pb: 28.630, Pr: -32.978
xvYCC
Y: 158.470, Cb: 153.149, Cr: 99.031
YIQ
Y: 162.364, I: -50.749, Q: 0.269
YUV
Y: 162.364, U: 27.872, V: -42.430
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/8 ΔE = 4.798
Brand Color
Skype ΔE = 5.710

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