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#72b1ee Hex Color Code

#72b1ee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b1ee is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72b1ee is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.41% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #72b1ee has a hue of 210° (degrees), 78% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.52 nm.

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#72b1ee linear gradient to complementary #d5bc8b

  1. #72b1ee
  2. #8cb3de
  3. #a0b4cd
  4. #b0b6bd
  5. #beb8ad
  6. #caba9c
  7. #d5bc8b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d90cb
  2. #5a9bd7
  3. #66a6e2
  4. #72b1ee
  5. #7ebcfa
  6. #8ac7ff
  7. #96d3ff

Tones

  1. #72b1ee
  2. #81b1e4
  3. #8db1d9
  4. #97b0cf
  5. #a0b0c5
  6. #a9b0ba
  7. #b0b0b0

Tints and Shades

#72b1ee to white

  1. #72b1ee
  2. #8ebef1
  3. #a6caf4
  4. #bed7f7
  5. #d4e4fa
  6. #eaf2fc
  7. #ffffff

#72b1ee to black

  1. #72b1ee
  2. #5f91c2
  3. #4d7298
  4. #3b5570
  5. #2a394a
  6. #192027
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.895 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
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      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  2. Caparol

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      #7cb0e8
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
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      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
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      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
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      #7bade2
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
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      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
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      #7aabde
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  9. Resene

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      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  10. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1550-R80B
      #72a9e2
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 37.4%

#72b1ee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b1ee foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #72b1ee">…</p>

#72b1ee background

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="background-color: #72b1ee">…</p>

#72b1ee shadow

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b1ee">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516654
Binary
01110010, 10110001, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#72b1ee
LRV
≈ 41.2%
Closest short hex
#6ae ΔE = 3.003
RGB
rgb(114, 177, 238)
RGBA
rgba(114, 177, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.216, g: 0.335, b: 0.450
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.611%, blue: 0.933%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260562 / 0xff72b1ee
HSL
hsl(210, 78%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 78%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (209.516), saturation: 52% (0.521), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 209.516, saturation: 52.101%, perceived brightness: 66.474%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 243.658, S: 78.691, L: 70.310
Cubehelix
H: -154.408, S: 0.771, L: 0.646
TSL
T: -2.201, S: 0.158, L: 0.648
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.521), magenta: 26% (0.256), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 31% (0.306), yellow: 7% (0.067)
XYZ
X: 38.089, Y: 41.192, Z: 86.816
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.248, Y: 41.192
CIELab
L: 70.310, a: -3.397, b: -36.647
CIELuv
L: 70.310, u: -28.873, v: -58.312
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.310, C: 36.804, H: 264.704
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.310, C: 65.068, H: 243.658
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.181, a: -6.384, b: -35.274
CIECAM02
J: 60.283, C: 47.941, h: 244.452, Q: 152.971, M: 41.924, s: 52.351, H: 303.289
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.244, jaune: -6.317, green: 2.812
LMS
L: 31.508, M: 43.653, S: 86.049
YCbCr
Y: 157.830, Cb: 164.103, Cr: 96.012
YCgCo
Y: 176.500, Cg: 0.500, Co: -2.500
YDbDr
Y: 165.117, Db: 109.663, Dr: 97.216
YPbPr
Y: 167.973, Pb: 37.745, Pr: -34.306
xvYCC
Y: 160.259, Cb: 161.156, Cr: 97.865
YIQ
Y: 165.117, I: -57.127, Q: 5.658
YUV
Y: 165.117, U: 35.867, V: -44.846
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 6.319
Brand Color
Skype ΔE = 6.989

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