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#72b1e7 Hex Color Code

#72b1e7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b1e7 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72b1e7 is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.41% green and 90.59% blue. In the HSL color space #72b1e7 has a hue of 208° (degrees), 71% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.53 nm.

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#72b1e7 linear gradient to complementary #d2b587

  1. #72b1e7
  2. #8bb1d7
  3. #9eb2c7
  4. #aeb3b7
  5. #bbb3a7
  6. #c7b497
  7. #d2b587

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e90c4
  2. #5a9bd0
  3. #66a6db
  4. #72b1e7
  5. #7ebcf3
  6. #89c7ff
  7. #95d3ff

Tones

  1. #72b1e7
  2. #80b0dd
  3. #8bb0d4
  4. #95afca
  5. #9eaec0
  6. #a6aeb7
  7. #adadad

Tints and Shades

#72b1e7 to white

  1. #72b1e7
  2. #8dbeeb
  3. #a6caef
  4. #bdd7f3
  5. #d4e4f7
  6. #e9f2fb
  7. #ffffff

#72b1e7 to black

  1. #72b1e7
  2. #5f91bc
  3. #4d7293
  4. #3b556d
  5. #2a3948
  6. #192026
  7. #000000

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      #70b4ec
      ΔE = 1.114 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
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      #78b0ec
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c
      #76b0e0
      ΔE = 1.497 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
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      #79b2e2
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
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      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
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    1. ★ City of Atlantis / KM3133-2
      #7db2e2
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
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      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
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      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
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      #7cb0e8
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
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      #78ace4
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
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      #7aace1
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
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      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
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    1. 284
      #7aabde
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 292
      #78b3e0
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
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    1. S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
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    1. Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
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      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
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      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
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      #83b0da
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 40.9%

#72b1e7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b1e7 foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #72b1e7">…</p>

#72b1e7 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #72b1e7">…</p>

#72b1e7 shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b1e7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516647
Binary
01110010, 10110001, 11100111
Hexadecimal
#72b1e7
LRV
≈ 40.8%
Closest short hex
#7ad ΔE = 2.645
RGB
rgb(114, 177, 231)
RGBA
rgba(114, 177, 231, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.218, g: 0.339, b: 0.443
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.608%, blue: 0.906%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260569 / 0xff72b1e7
HSL
hsl(208, 71%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 71%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (207.692), saturation: 51% (0.506), value: 91% (0.906)
HSP
hue: 207.692, saturation: 50.649%, perceived brightness: 66.040%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.015, S: 70.224, L: 70.027
Cubehelix
H: -156.637, S: 0.723, L: 0.643
TSL
T: -2.139, S: 0.154, L: 0.644
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.506), magenta: 23% (0.234), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.094)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 31% (0.306), yellow: 9% (0.094)
XYZ
X: 37.080, Y: 40.788, Z: 81.505
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.256, Y: 40.788
CIELab
L: 70.027, a: -5.461, b: -33.272
CIELuv
L: 70.027, u: -28.972, v: -52.299
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.027, C: 33.717, H: 260.679
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.027, C: 59.787, H: 241.015
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.866, a: -8.128, b: -30.959
CIECAM02
J: 59.982, C: 45.316, h: 241.770, Q: 152.588, M: 39.628, s: 50.962, H: 302.002
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.225, jaune: -5.712, green: 2.882
LMS
L: 31.459, M: 43.646, S: 80.818
YCbCr
Y: 157.144, Cb: 161.030, Cr: 96.509
YCgCo
Y: 174.750, Cg: 2.250, Co: -0.750
YDbDr
Y: 164.319, Db: 100.332, Dr: 95.697
YPbPr
Y: 167.469, Pb: 34.245, Pr: -33.984
xvYCC
Y: 159.826, Cb: 158.082, Cr: 98.147
YIQ
Y: 164.319, I: -54.878, Q: 3.480
YUV
Y: 164.319, U: 32.815, V: -44.146
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 6.074
Brand Color
Skype ΔE = 6.015

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