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#72b1ab Hex Color Code

#72b1ab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b1ab is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72b1ab is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.41% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #72b1ab has a hue of 174° (degrees), 29% saturation and 57% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 493.9 nm.

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#72b1ab linear gradient to complementary #b86b76

  1. #72b1ab
  2. #84a6a2
  3. #929b99
  4. #9e9090
  5. #a88487
  6. #b1787f
  7. #b86b76

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #53918c
  2. #5d9c96
  3. #67a6a0
  4. #72b1ab
  5. #7dbcb6
  6. #87c7c1
  7. #92d2cc

Tones

  1. #72b1ab
  2. #79aca7
  3. #7fa7a3
  4. #84a29e
  5. #899c9a
  6. #8e9796
  7. #929292

Tints and Shades

#72b1ab to white

  1. #72b1ab
  2. #8abeb9
  3. #a2cbc6
  4. #b9d8d4
  5. #d0e5e2
  6. #e8f2f1
  7. #ffffff

#72b1ab to black

  1. #72b1ab
  2. #5f918c
  3. #4c726f
  4. #3a5552
  5. #293938
  6. #18201f
  7. #000000

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  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Sea King / 90GG 38/242
      #6cb1ab
      ΔE = 0.912 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Barondale Blue / 10BG 39/219
      #72b1b1
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 9 180 / Patina 55
      #70b0ac
      ΔE = 0.914 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. 78 8 183 / Schweinfurter Gruen 40
      #78b8b4
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ P0.20.60
      #6dafaa
      ΔE = 1.041 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 24-c3
      #78b2ab
      ΔE = 1.048 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 24-b2
      #64b2a8
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  5. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Blue A50
      #6db0ac
      ΔE = 1.117 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5312
      #73afa7
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. 5317
      #5fb1ad
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Northbay 70GG 43/201
      #78b3ac
      ΔE = 1.169 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Prince Edward Isle 90GG 42/171
      #7db1af
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Tradewind G72-047-191
      #6dafa7
      ΔE = 1.339 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. ★ Gulf Stream G73-046-187
      #74b2a8
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Gulf Stream / 670
      #69b2ae
      ΔE = 1.609 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Florida Keys Blue / 2050-40
      #6eaaa8
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3152T Night Owl
      #7bafaa
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  11. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Veranda Blue H84
      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  12. Colortrend

    1. ★ Veranda Blue
      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  13. Chrysler

    1. ★ Glades Green
      #7cb1ad
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Aztec Turquoise
      #6baba7
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  14. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ T32 Huon Green
      #71b3b1
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. T35 Green Ice
      #77aea2
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
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    1. ★ Picnic Haven / 7527
      #6cb3a9
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Deepest Aqua
      #77aca7
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ 90GG 38/242
      #69b2b0
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ North Coast
      #7fb1ac
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Trade Secret
      #78b4b2
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sapphire Blue
      #71b5b3
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Gulf Turquoise
      #70b7ac
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Royal / T78-5
      #64aea7
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Ebb-N-Flow / T12 47.E5
      #7daca8
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  22. Kelly-Moore

    1. Picnic Haven / KM3254-2
      #71b8b0
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  23. Plascon

    1. Teal Tower G5-D2-2
      #78b0a4
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  24. Bristol

    1. Ebb-N-Flow / P132-C4
      #7daca8
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Sea Nymph / P133-C4
      #77b6aa
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  25. Behr

    1. Caribbean RAH-68
      #69aba9
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  26. Peintures MF

    1. Eaux tropicales
      #81b6ae
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Modesto
      #84b2ad
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  27. California Paints

    1. Veranda Blue
      #61aca7
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  28. General Paint

    1. Fondly / CL 2134M
      #7eb8b2
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-B50G
      #5faea7
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2025-2
      #7db7b4
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  31. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 3030-B50G
      #70a9a6
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 34.6%

#72b1ab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b1ab foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #72b1ab">…</p>

#72b1ab background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #72b1ab">…</p>

#72b1ab shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b1ab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516587
Binary
01110010, 10110001, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#72b1ab
LRV
≈ 38.0%
Closest short hex
#6aa ΔE = 3.670
RGB
rgb(114, 177, 171)
RGBA
rgba(114, 177, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.247, g: 0.383, b: 0.370
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.577%, blue: 0.694%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260629 / 0xff72b1ab
HSL
hsl(174, 29%, 57%)
HSLA
hsla(174, 29%%, 57%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 174° (174.286), saturation: 36% (0.356), value: 69% (0.694)
HSP
hue: 174.286, saturation: 35.593%, perceived brightness: 62.757%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 182.950, S: 55.848, L: 67.991
Cubehelix
H: -193.888, S: 0.411, L: 0.617
TSL
T: -1.398, S: 0.134, L: 0.618
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.356), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 3% (0.034), key: 31% (0.306)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 31% (0.306), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 30.010, Y: 37.960, Z: 44.266
xyY
x: 0.267, y: 0.338, Y: 37.960
CIELab
L: 67.991, a: -21.562, b: -3.348
CIELuv
L: 67.991, u: -29.963, v: -1.544
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.991, C: 21.821, H: 188.827
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.991, C: 30.003, H: 182.950
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.612, a: -20.877, b: 0.530
CIECAM02
J: 57.776, C: 28.716, h: 191.301, Q: 149.756, M: 25.111, s: 40.949, H: 241.252
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.054, jaune: -0.518, green: 3.712
LMS
L: 31.110, M: 43.592, S: 44.137
YCbCr
Y: 151.264, Cb: 134.690, Cr: 100.769
YCgCo
Y: 159.750, Cg: 17.250, Co: 14.250
YDbDr
Y: 157.479, Db: 20.352, Dr: 82.677
YPbPr
Y: 163.149, Pb: 4.245, Pr: -31.224
xvYCC
Y: 156.116, Cb: 131.729, Cr: 100.572
YIQ
Y: 157.479, I: -35.603, Q: -15.189
YUV
Y: 157.479, U: 6.655, V: -38.145
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 6/4 ΔE = 4.364
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 14.136

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