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#72b1c3 Hex Color Code

#72b1c3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b1c3 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72b1c3 is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.41% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #72b1c3 has a hue of 193° (degrees), 40% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.97 nm.

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#72b1c3 linear gradient to complementary #c28873

  1. #72b1c3
  2. #87abb5
  3. #97a4a8
  4. #a49d9b
  5. #b0968d
  6. #b98f80
  7. #c28873

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5191a2
  2. #5c9bad
  3. #67a6b8
  4. #72b1c3
  5. #7dbcce
  6. #88c7d9
  7. #93d2e5

Tones

  1. #72b1c3
  2. #7badbc
  3. #83aab6
  4. #8aa6af
  5. #90a2a8
  6. #969fa2
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#72b1c3 to White

  1. #72b1c3
  2. #8bbecd
  3. #a3cbd7
  4. #bad8e1
  5. #d1e5eb
  6. #e8f2f5
  7. #ffffff

#72b1c3 to Black

  1. #72b1c3
  2. #5f919f
  3. #4c727d
  4. #3a555d
  5. #29393e
  6. #182022
  7. #000000

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#72b1c3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b1c3 foreground

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<p style="color: #72b1c3">…</p>

#72b1c3 background

Creativity takes courage.

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#72b1c3 shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516611
Binary
01110010, 10110001, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#72b1c3
Closest short hex
#7ab ΔE = 2.761
RGB
rgb(114, 177, 195)
RGBA
rgba(114, 177, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.235, g: 0.364, b: 0.401
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 58.603%, blue: 76.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260605 / 0xff72b1c3
HSL
hsl(193, 40%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(193, 40%%, 61%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 193° (193.333), saturation: 42% (0.415), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 193.333, saturation: 41.538, perceived brightness: 63.972
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 216.006, S: 59.037, L: 68.722
Cubehelix
H: -174.012, S: 0.505, L: 0.628
TSL
T: -1.742, S: 0.139, L: 0.628
CMYK
cyan: 42 (0.415), magenta: 9 (0.092), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 24 (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 31 (0.306), yellow: 24 (0.235)
XYZ
X: 32.508, Y: 38.960, Z: 57.426
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.302, Y: 38.960
CIELab
L: 68.722, a: -15.513, b: -15.517
CIELuv
L: 68.722, u: -29.544, v: -21.470
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.722, C: 21.942, H: 225.007
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.722, C: 36.521, H: 216.006
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.418, a: -16.264, b: -10.856
CIECAM02
J: 58.578, C: 33.039, h: 218.311, Q: 150.791, M: 28.892, s: 43.773, H: 277.145
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.125, jaune: -2.588, green: 3.333
LMS
L: 31.233, M: 43.611, S: 57.100
YCbCr
Y: 153.616, Cb: 145.226, Cr: 99.065
YCgCo
Y: 165.750, Cg: 11.250, Co: 8.250
YDbDr
Y: 160.215, Db: 52.344, Dr: 87.885
YPbPr
Y: 164.877, Pb: 16.245, Pr: -32.328
xvYCC
Y: 157.600, Cb: 142.270, Cr: 99.602
YIQ
Y: 160.215, I: -43.313, Q: -7.721
YUV
Y: 160.215, U: 17.119, V: -40.545
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 3.703
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.138

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