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#72b1e1 Hex Color Code

#72b1e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b1e1 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72b1e1 is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.41% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #72b1e1 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 65% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.38 nm.

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#72b1e1 linear gradient to complementary #d0ae83

  1. #72b1e1
  2. #8ab0d1
  3. #9db0c2
  4. #adafb2
  5. #baafa3
  6. #c6ae93
  7. #d0ae83

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f91bf
  2. #5b9bca
  3. #66a6d5
  4. #72b1e1
  5. #7ebced
  6. #89c7f8
  7. #95d3ff

Tones

  1. #72b1e1
  2. #7fb0d8
  3. #8aafcf
  4. #93adc5
  5. #9cacbc
  6. #a3abb3
  7. #aaaaaa

Tints and Shades

#72b1e1 to white

  1. #72b1e1
  2. #8dbee6
  3. #a5caeb
  4. #bdd7f0
  5. #d3e4f5
  6. #e9f2fa
  7. #ffffff

#72b1e1 to black

  1. #72b1e1
  2. #5f91b8
  3. #4d7290
  4. #3b556a
  5. #2a3946
  6. #192026
  7. #000000

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  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c
      #76b0e0
      ΔE = 0.793 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. 33-c1
      #72aad8
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6011
      #78b2e0
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  3. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Ciel grandissant
      #79b2e2
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. ★ Bouteille bleu
      #6db4e4
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5843 - Sanctuary Spa
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. ★ Robin's Egg
      #6baedc
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / KM3133-2
      #7db2e2
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2915 U
      #64b3e8
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. 2915 C
      #62b5e5
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Pacific Blue
      #79afd8
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Infinity R146C
      #6cacdb
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. ★ Skyscape
      #70aed8
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 40/07
      #64b0e0
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. 83 15 230 / Coelin 120
      #60acdc
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #69b4e3
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Toronto Jays
      #80b0d8
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  14. Behr

    1. Blueberry Shake PPKR-37
      #7bb0d7
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 570B-4 Bayou
      #83b0da
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  16. Plascon

    1. Big Sur B3-A2-1
      #70b4ec
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  17. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-23 Racing Blue
      #7eb5de
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  18. General Paint

    1. Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  19. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  21. Dulux

    1. 16BB 41/268
      #7eb1d7
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  22. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7234T Barbara Blue
      #6aaed9
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. 7224T Blue Emotion
      #76a9d6
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Victoria Blue / PPG1243-4
      #7daee1
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  24. Rodda Paint

    1. Robin's Egg H53
      #67add9
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  25. Colortrend

    1. Robin's Egg
      #67add9
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 37.2%

#72b1e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b1e1 foreground

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #72b1e1">…</p>

#72b1e1 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #72b1e1">…</p>

#72b1e1 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b1e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516641
Binary
01110010, 10110001, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#72b1e1
LRV
≈ 40.5%
Closest short hex
#6ad ΔE = 2.798
RGB
rgb(114, 177, 225)
RGBA
rgba(114, 177, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.221, g: 0.343, b: 0.436
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.605%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260575 / 0xff72b1e1
HSL
hsl(206, 65%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 65%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (205.946), saturation: 49% (0.493), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 205.946, saturation: 49.333%, perceived brightness: 65.676%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 238.347, S: 63.103, L: 69.793
Cubehelix
H: -158.781, S: 0.683, L: 0.641
TSL
T: -2.082, S: 0.151, L: 0.642
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.493), magenta: 21% (0.213), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 31% (0.306), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 36.247, Y: 40.455, Z: 77.118
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.263, Y: 40.455
CIELab
L: 69.793, a: -7.205, b: -30.359
CIELuv
L: 69.793, u: -29.060, v: -47.138
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.793, C: 31.202, H: 256.649
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.793, C: 55.376, H: 238.347
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.604, a: -9.583, b: -27.364
CIECAM02
J: 59.731, C: 43.087, h: 239.094, Q: 152.268, M: 37.679, s: 49.744, H: 300.734
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.209, jaune: -5.193, green: 2.947
LMS
L: 31.418, M: 43.639, S: 76.497
YCbCr
Y: 156.556, Cb: 158.396, Cr: 96.935
YCgCo
Y: 173.250, Cg: 3.750, Co: 0.750
YDbDr
Y: 163.635, Db: 92.334, Dr: 94.395
YPbPr
Y: 167.037, Pb: 31.245, Pr: -33.708
xvYCC
Y: 159.455, Cb: 155.447, Cr: 98.390
YIQ
Y: 163.635, I: -52.951, Q: 1.613
YUV
Y: 163.635, U: 30.199, V: -43.545
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 5.567
Brand Color
Skype ΔE = 5.641

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