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#72b2e4 Hex Color Code

#72b2e4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b2e4 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72b2e4 is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.8% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #72b2e4 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 68% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.2 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#72b2e4 linear gradient to complementary #d2b185

  1. #72b2e4
  2. #8bb2d4
  3. #9eb1c4
  4. #aeb1b5
  5. #bbb1a5
  6. #c7b195
  7. #d2b185

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e91c1
  2. #5a9ccd
  3. #66a7d8
  4. #72b2e4
  5. #7ebdf0
  6. #89c8fc
  7. #95d4ff

Tones

  1. #72b2e4
  2. #7fb1da
  3. #8ab0d1
  4. #94aec7
  5. #9cadbe
  6. #a4acb4
  7. #ababab

Tints and Shades

#72b2e4 to white

  1. #72b2e4
  2. #8dbee9
  3. #a6cbed
  4. #bdd8f2
  5. #d3e5f6
  6. #e9f2fb
  7. #ffffff

#72b2e4 to black

  1. #72b2e4
  2. #5f92ba
  3. #4d7392
  4. #3b556b
  5. #2a3947
  6. #192026
  7. #000000

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  1. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Ciel grandissant
      #79b2e2
      ΔE = 0.894 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. ★ Bouteille bleu
      #6db4e4
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c
      #76b0e0
      ΔE = 0.903 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. 33-c1
      #72aad8
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6011
      #78b2e0
      ΔE = 1.015 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 292
      #78b3e0
      ΔE = 1.338 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 2915
      #73b5e0
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / KM3133-2
      #7db2e2
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Big Sur B3-A2-1
      #70b4ec
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5843 - Sanctuary Spa
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. ★ Robin's Egg
      #6baedc
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  9. Chrysler

    1. Pacific Blue
      #79afd8
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. Infinity R146C
      #6cacdb
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Skyscape
      #70aed8
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  11. Caparol

    1. 40/07
      #64b0e0
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Atlantic 6
      #68acdc
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  12. Behr

    1. 570B-4 Bayou
      #83b0da
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. 560B-4 Enchanting
      #7bb6df
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  13. CIL

    1. Toronto Jays
      #80b0d8
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  14. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-23 Racing Blue
      #7eb5de
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. City Of Alantis / 7328
      #6bb1dd
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
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    1. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Xavier Blue 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  18. General Paint

    1. Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
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    1. Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  20. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1050-R90B
      #6fbaed
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 44.6%

#72b2e4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b2e4 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #72b2e4">…</p>

#72b2e4 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #72b2e4">…</p>

#72b2e4 shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b2e4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516900
Binary
01110010, 10110010, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#72b2e4
LRV
≈ 41.0%
Closest short hex
#6ad ΔE = 3.094
RGB
rgb(114, 178, 228)
RGBA
rgba(114, 178, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.219, g: 0.342, b: 0.438
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.608%, blue: 0.894%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260316 / 0xff72b2e4
HSL
hsl(206, 68%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 68%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.316), saturation: 50% (0.500), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 206.316, saturation: 50.000%, perceived brightness: 66.100%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.012, S: 66.338, L: 70.188
Cubehelix
H: -158.327, S: 0.704, L: 0.644
TSL
T: -2.094, S: 0.154, L: 0.645
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.500), magenta: 22% (0.219), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 11% (0.106)
XYZ
X: 36.858, Y: 41.017, Z: 79.358
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.261, Y: 41.017
CIELab
L: 70.188, a: -6.882, b: -31.388
CIELuv
L: 70.188, u: -29.397, v: -48.949
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.188, C: 32.133, H: 257.633
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.188, C: 57.098, H: 239.012
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.044, a: -9.348, b: -28.636
CIECAM02
J: 60.167, C: 44.021, h: 239.708, Q: 152.824, M: 38.496, s: 50.190, H: 301.024
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.214, jaune: -5.374, green: 2.969
LMS
L: 31.743, M: 44.176, S: 78.710
YCbCr
Y: 157.354, Cb: 159.422, Cr: 96.354
YCgCo
Y: 174.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: 0.000
YDbDr
Y: 164.564, Db: 95.450, Dr: 96.162
YPbPr
Y: 167.968, Pb: 32.360, Pr: -34.300
xvYCC
Y: 160.255, Cb: 156.426, Cr: 97.870
YIQ
Y: 164.564, I: -54.189, Q: 2.024
YUV
Y: 164.564, U: 31.218, V: -44.360
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 5.809
Brand Color
Skype ΔE = 5.761

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