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#72b2c0 Hex Color Code

#72b2c0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b2c0 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72b2c0 is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.8% green and 75.29% blue. In the HSL color space #72b2c0 has a hue of 191° (degrees), 38% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.99 nm.

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#72b2c0 linear gradient to complementary #c18271

  1. #72b2c0
  2. #87aab2
  3. #97a3a5
  4. #a49b98
  5. #af938b
  6. #b98b7e
  7. #c18271

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #51929f
  2. #5c9caa
  3. #67a7b5
  4. #72b2c0
  5. #7dbdcb
  6. #88c8d6
  7. #93d3e2

Tones

  1. #72b2c0
  2. #7baeb9
  3. #82aab3
  4. #89a6ac
  5. #8fa1a6
  6. #949d9f
  7. #999999

Tints and Shades

#72b2c0 to White

  1. #72b2c0
  2. #8bbfca
  3. #a3cbd5
  4. #bad8df
  5. #d1e5ea
  6. #e8f2f4
  7. #ffffff

#72b2c0 to Black

  1. #72b2c0
  2. #5f929d
  3. #4c737b
  4. #3a555b
  5. #293a3d
  6. #182021
  7. #000000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Betsy Ross House Blue
      #75b2bf
      ΔE = 0.495 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 10 204 / Spanisches Gruen 30
      #70b4c4
      ΔE = 1.005 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Alaska 6
      #60b0c4
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Glacier B74-043-216
      #78b1bf
      ΔE = 1.073 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Refresh B77-049-218
      #71b8ca
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bayville Blue / 747
      #72afbc
      ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Lazy Afternoon B1-C2-2
      #6cb0c0
      ΔE = 1.185 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 26-d3
      #77b0bb
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. ★ 29-d4
      #7dafb9
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Turquoise
      #6ab1c2
      ΔE = 1.392 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ Turquoise Blue
      #71b4c7
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  8. Little Greene

    1. ★ Polar Blue
      #72b0bb
      ΔE = 1.394 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. ★ Tropez Blue
      #73b7c2
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  9. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 7-9 Cool Caribbean
      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Faces in the Clouds
      #6ab3c0
      ΔE = 1.507 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. DE 5759 - Toes on the Nose
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Gulf Stream / 313
      #62b4c0
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ Dusty Sea / CL 2194M
      #74b6c6
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  14. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Étoile d'eau
      #7ab0bf
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. ★ Venise
      #68b7c7
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  15. Alcro

    1. ★ Fjallback
      #71b7c8
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-31-4 Daphne
      #73b2bb
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. ★ 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Nautilus - 6780
      #71b8c7
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Ebbtide - 6493
      #84b4be
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  18. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Beat Generation Blue
      #7fb5c2
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  19. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1174T Riverside Blue
      #65b0bd
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. 1184T Sensitive Blue
      #63acbe
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Michigan Lakes 50BG 44/184
      #7eb2c1
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Newport 30BG 44/248
      #69b7c4
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  21. Taubmans

    1. ★ Oxford Falls / T08 29-3
      #74b8c8
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. Montana Sky / T74-5
      #6ab0b9
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. Early Trek / NP BGG 1812 T
      #75b5be
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  23. Behr

    1. 530D-5 Riverside Blue
      #63aebf
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  24. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B45 Sky Blue
      #7db7c6
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  25. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2040-B10G
      #65b1c5
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  26. Olympic

    1. Just Jazz A57-4
      #67b3be
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Forget-Me-Not 24-8
      #7faeb9
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10679
      #7eb1b9
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-B10G
      #82afbb
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  30. Dupont

    1. CAS467
      #64b8c9
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  31. Sikkens

    1. R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  32. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  33. AMC

    1. Island Blue
      #79adbe
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 37.7%

#72b2c0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b2c0 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #72b2c0">…</p>

#72b2c0 background

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

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #72b2c0">…</p>

#72b2c0 shadow

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

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b2c0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516864
Binary
01110010, 10110010, 11000000
Hexadecimal
#72b2c0
LRV
≈ 39.2%
Closest short hex
#6ab ΔE = 3.258
RGB
rgb(114, 178, 192)
RGBA
rgba(114, 178, 192, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.236, g: 0.368, b: 0.397
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.585%, blue: 0.753%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260352 / 0xff72b2c0
HSL
hsl(191, 38%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(191, 38%%, 60%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 191° (190.769), saturation: 41% (0.406), value: 75% (0.753)
HSP
hue: 190.769, saturation: 40.625%, perceived brightness: 64.063%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 211.216, S: 58.969, L: 68.912
Cubehelix
H: -176.942, S: 0.494, L: 0.629
TSL
T: -1.686, S: 0.139, L: 0.629
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.406), magenta: 7% (0.073), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.247)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 25% (0.247)
XYZ
X: 32.371, Y: 39.222, Z: 55.724
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.308, Y: 39.222
CIELab
L: 68.912, a: -16.824, b: -13.577
CIELuv
L: 68.912, u: -30.005, v: -18.183
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.912, C: 21.619, H: 218.904
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.912, C: 35.085, H: 211.216
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.627, a: -17.334, b: -8.915
CIECAM02
J: 58.788, C: 32.276, h: 214.182, Q: 151.062, M: 28.225, s: 43.225, H: 271.959
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.113, jaune: -2.252, green: 3.437
LMS
L: 31.521, M: 44.143, S: 55.429
YCbCr
Y: 153.826, Cb: 143.618, Cr: 98.910
YCgCo
Y: 165.500, Cg: 12.500, Co: 9.000
YDbDr
Y: 160.460, Db: 47.462, Dr: 88.350
YPbPr
Y: 165.376, Pb: 14.360, Pr: -32.644
xvYCC
Y: 158.029, Cb: 140.614, Cr: 99.324
YIQ
Y: 160.460, I: -42.624, Q: -9.177
YUV
Y: 160.460, U: 15.522, V: -40.760
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 4.410
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 8.246

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