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#72b1fe Hex Color Code

#72b1fe Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b1fe is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72b1fe is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.41% green and 99.61% blue. In the HSL color space #72b1fe has a hue of 213° (degrees), 99% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.72 nm.

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#72b1fe linear gradient to complementary #daca96

  1. #72b1fe
  2. #8eb5ed
  3. #a3b9dc
  4. #b4bdcb
  5. #c2c1b9
  6. #cfc5a8
  7. #daca96

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b90da
  2. #589be6
  3. #65a6f2
  4. #72b1fe
  5. #7ebcff
  6. #8bc8ff
  7. #97d3ff

Tones

  1. #72b1fe
  2. #83b2f2
  3. #91b3e7
  4. #9db4db
  5. #a7b5cf
  6. #b0b7c4
  7. #b8b8b8

Tints and Shades

#72b1fe to white

  1. #72b1fe
  2. #8fbdfe
  3. #a8caff
  4. #bfd7ff
  5. #d5e4ff
  6. #ebf1ff
  7. #ffffff

#72b1fe to black

  1. #72b1fe
  2. #6091cf
  3. #4e72a2
  4. #3c5577
  5. #2b394e
  6. #1a2029
  7. #000000

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Paints

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      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
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    1. ★ Water Fountain
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      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  4. Ford

    1. Regatta Blue
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      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 42.8%

#72b1fe HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b1fe foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #72b1fe">…</p>

#72b1fe background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #72b1fe">…</p>

#72b1fe shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b1fe">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516670
Binary
01110010, 10110001, 11111110
Hexadecimal
#72b1fe
LRV
≈ 42.2%
Closest short hex
#6af ΔE = 2.936
RGB
rgb(114, 177, 254)
RGBA
rgba(114, 177, 254, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.209, g: 0.325, b: 0.466
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.617%, blue: 0.996%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260546 / 0xff72b1fe
HSL
hsl(213, 99%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(213, 99%%, 72%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 213° (213.000), saturation: 55% (0.551), value: 100% (0.996)
HSP
hue: 213.000, saturation: 55.118%, perceived brightness: 67.504%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 248.288, S: 98.704, L: 70.991
Cubehelix
H: -150.202, S: 0.888, L: 0.653
TSL
T: -1.826, S: 0.167, L: 0.655
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.551), magenta: 30% (0.303), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.004)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 31% (0.306), yellow: 0% (0.004)
XYZ
X: 40.545, Y: 42.174, Z: 99.751
xyY
x: 0.222, y: 0.231, Y: 42.174
CIELab
L: 70.991, a: 1.427, b: -44.260
CIELuv
L: 70.991, u: -28.664, v: -71.984
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.991, C: 44.283, H: 271.847
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.991, C: 77.481, H: 248.288
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.942, a: -2.206, b: -45.611
CIECAM02
J: 61.007, C: 53.940, h: 249.199, Q: 153.887, M: 47.170, s: 55.365, H: 305.608
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.285, jaune: -7.691, green: 2.676
LMS
L: 31.630, M: 43.672, S: 98.790
YCbCr
Y: 159.398, Cb: 171.127, Cr: 94.876
YCgCo
Y: 180.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: -6.500
YDbDr
Y: 166.941, Db: 130.991, Dr: 100.688
YPbPr
Y: 169.125, Pb: 45.745, Pr: -35.042
xvYCC
Y: 161.249, Cb: 168.184, Cr: 97.218
YIQ
Y: 166.941, I: -62.267, Q: 10.636
YUV
Y: 166.941, U: 42.843, V: -46.446
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 8.759
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 5.558

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