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#72b2b8 Hex Color Code

#72b2b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b2b8 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72b2b8 is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.8% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #72b2b8 has a hue of 185° (degrees), 33% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.39 nm.

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#72b2b8 linear gradient to complementary #bc746e

  1. #72b2b8
  2. #86a8ab
  3. #959f9f
  4. #a19492
  5. #ac8a86
  6. #b57f7a
  7. #bc746e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #529298
  2. #5d9ca2
  3. #67a7ad
  4. #72b2b8
  5. #7dbdc3
  6. #88c8ce
  7. #93d3d9

Tones

  1. #72b2b8
  2. #7aadb2
  3. #80a8ac
  4. #86a4a6
  5. #8c9fa1
  6. #919a9b
  7. #959595

Tints and Shades

#72b2b8 to white

  1. #72b2b8
  2. #8bbfc4
  3. #a2cbcf
  4. #bad8db
  5. #d1e5e7
  6. #e8f2f3
  7. #ffffff

#72b2b8 to black

  1. #72b2b8
  2. #5f9297
  3. #4c7377
  4. #3a5558
  5. #293a3b
  6. #182020
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Let's Have a Party / 32B-5
      #70b2b8
      ΔE = 0.304 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Sea Life / 33C-5
      #7db0ba
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BG 39/219
      #6fb2b6
      ΔE = 1.070 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. ★ 10BG 39/244
      #69b4b8
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2232 C
      #71b0b4
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 7709 C
      #63b1bc
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  4. KILZ

    1. ★ Water Oasis / D851
      #72b0b8
      ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. ★ Paradise Waters / D871
      #7bafb6
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Aqua Pura G7-C2-2
      #6cb4bc
      ΔE = 1.282 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-31-4 Daphne
      #73b2bb
      ΔE = 1.346 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. ★ 3-30-4 Still Tide Water
      #72b3b6
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q0.20.60
      #70aeb4
      ΔE = 1.407 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Vista Marine
      #6ab4ba
      ΔE = 1.423 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  9. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Coastal Green / 9248
      #74aeb5
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Montana Sky / T74-5
      #6ab0b9
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Hydro / T77-5
      #83b1b4
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Sea Of Turquoise / 90GG 37/212
      #70aeb2
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Caribbean Teal / 90GG 39/272
      #5fb3b8
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Chatoiement vert
      #7cb4b8
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. ★ Ville d'eau
      #7fb2b5
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  13. Chrysler

    1. ★ Turquoise
      #69b4bd
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Emerald Green
      #72b2b2
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  14. General Paint

    1. ★ Cachet / CL 2154M
      #7db3b7
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Early Trek / NP BGG 1812 T
      #75b5be
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Kumutoto G74-034-203
      #78afb2
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Fountain Blue B72-053-208
      #65adb2
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Well Water
      #6ab7bd
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Brookside / KM3206-2
      #62b3bb
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  19. Olympic

    1. ★ Just Jazz A57-4
      #67b3be
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  20. Berger

    1. ★ Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Turquoise Trick
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #7fb0b6
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  23. Little Greene

    1. Polar Blue
      #72b0bb
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Tropez Blue
      #73b7c2
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Reflecting Pool - 6486
      #7bb1b2
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10679
      #7eb1b9
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. Vista Marine / 10BG 39/244
      #6cb3b4
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Barondale Blue / 10BG 39/219
      #72b1b1
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  27. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3162T Early Trek
      #73b9bd
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 3164T Crushed Bluestone
      #73aab0
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  28. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2040-B30G
      #64b6bb
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2040-B20G
      #63b6c1
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  29. Crown Diamond

    1. 7338-42 Seaside Spa
      #61b4b9
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  30. TRUMATCH

    1. 25-c1
      #73b9bc
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 29-c3
      #65afbb
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  31. Coronado Paint

    1. 7472 - Turquoise Trick
      #7eadb0
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  32. Duron

    1. Reflecting Pool
      #7eb6b7
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  33. ICI Paints

    1. 4002 Water Blue 10BG 39/169
      #77abae
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  34. Dutch Boy

    1. Faces in the Clouds
      #6ab3c0
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  35. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Castaway / 400
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. Gulf Stream / 313
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  36. California Paints

    1. DE 5738 - Castaway
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. DE 5759 - Toes on the Nose
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 39.0%

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#72b2b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b2b8 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #72b2b8">…</p>

#72b2b8 background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #72b2b8">…</p>

#72b2b8 shadow

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b2b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516856
Binary
01110010, 10110010, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#72b2b8
LRV
≈ 38.9%
Closest short hex
#7aa ΔE = 3.948
RGB
rgb(114, 178, 184)
RGBA
rgba(114, 178, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.239, g: 0.374, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.578%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260360 / 0xff72b2b8
HSL
hsl(185, 33%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(185, 33%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 185° (185.143), saturation: 38% (0.380), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 185.143, saturation: 38.043%, perceived brightness: 63.650%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 200.859, S: 57.918, L: 68.662
Cubehelix
H: -183.049, S: 0.459, L: 0.625
TSL
T: -1.576, S: 0.137, L: 0.626
CMYK
cyan: 38% (0.380), magenta: 3% (0.033), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 31.508, Y: 38.877, Z: 51.182
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.320, Y: 38.877
CIELab
L: 68.662, a: -18.877, b: -9.538
CIELuv
L: 68.662, u: -30.150, v: -11.489
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.662, C: 21.150, H: 206.805
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.662, C: 32.264, H: 200.859
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.351, a: -18.912, b: -5.023
CIECAM02
J: 58.515, C: 30.542, h: 205.608, Q: 150.710, M: 26.709, s: 42.097, H: 260.856
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.090, jaune: -1.560, green: 3.560
LMS
L: 31.479, M: 44.136, S: 50.955
YCbCr
Y: 153.042, Cb: 140.106, Cr: 99.478
YCgCo
Y: 163.500, Cg: 14.500, Co: 11.000
YDbDr
Y: 159.548, Db: 36.798, Dr: 86.614
YPbPr
Y: 164.800, Pb: 10.360, Pr: -32.276
xvYCC
Y: 157.534, Cb: 137.101, Cr: 99.648
YIQ
Y: 159.548, I: -40.053, Q: -11.666
YUV
Y: 159.548, U: 12.034, V: -39.960
Munsell Color System
2.5B 6/4 ΔE = 5.313
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 10.861

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