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#72b2ea Hex Color Code

#72b2ea Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b2ea is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72b2ea is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.8% green and 91.76% blue. In the HSL color space #72b2ea has a hue of 208° (degrees), 74% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.33 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#72b2ea linear gradient to complementary #d4b788

  1. #72b2ea
  2. #8bb3da
  3. #9fb3ca
  4. #afb4b9
  5. #bdb5a9
  6. #c9b699
  7. #d4b788

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e91c7
  2. #5a9cd3
  3. #66a7de
  4. #72b2ea
  5. #7ebdf6
  6. #8ac8ff
  7. #96d4ff

Tones

  1. #72b2ea
  2. #80b1e0
  3. #8cb1d6
  4. #96b0cc
  5. #9fafc2
  6. #a7afb8
  7. #aeaeae

Tints and Shades

#72b2ea to white

  1. #72b2ea
  2. #8dbeee
  3. #a6cbf1
  4. #bdd8f5
  5. #d4e5f8
  6. #eaf2fc
  7. #ffffff

#72b2ea to black

  1. #72b2ea
  2. #5f92bf
  3. #4d7395
  4. #3b556e
  5. #2a3949
  6. #192027
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Big Sur B3-A2-1
      #70b4ec
      ΔE = 0.813 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. ★ Athenas Dream B4-A2-1
      #78b0ec
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 42/06
      #7cb0e8
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 41/02
      #78ace4
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / KM3133-2
      #7db2e2
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Ciel grandissant
      #79b2e2
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c
      #76b0e0
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Victoria Blue / PPG1243-4
      #7daee1
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Victoria Blue / PPG1243-4
      #7daee1
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Victoria Blue / 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  9. Chrysler

    1. Fountain Blue
      #7aace1
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Arctic Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  10. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6011
      #78b2e0
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. 284
      #7aabde
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 292
      #78b3e0
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  13. Ford

    1. Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  14. Brillux

    1. 60.18.15
      #87b1df
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 41.9%

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#72b2ea HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b2ea foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #72b2ea">…</p>

#72b2ea background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #72b2ea">…</p>

#72b2ea shadow

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b2ea">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516906
Binary
01110010, 10110010, 11101010
Hexadecimal
#72b2ea
LRV
≈ 41.4%
Closest short hex
#7ad ΔE = 3.026
RGB
rgb(114, 178, 234)
RGBA
rgba(114, 178, 234, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.217, g: 0.338, b: 0.445
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.611%, blue: 0.918%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260310 / 0xff72b2ea
HSL
hsl(208, 74%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 74%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (208.000), saturation: 51% (0.513), value: 92% (0.918)
HSP
hue: 208.000, saturation: 51.282%, perceived brightness: 66.466%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.560, S: 73.585, L: 70.424
Cubehelix
H: -156.260, S: 0.745, L: 0.647
TSL
T: -2.149, S: 0.157, L: 0.648
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.513), magenta: 24% (0.239), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.082)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 8% (0.082)
XYZ
X: 37.706, Y: 41.356, Z: 83.821
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.254, Y: 41.356
CIELab
L: 70.424, a: -5.130, b: -34.292
CIELuv
L: 70.424, u: -29.306, v: -54.108
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.424, C: 34.674, H: 261.492
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.424, C: 61.535, H: 241.560
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.308, a: -7.880, b: -32.264
CIECAM02
J: 60.421, C: 46.246, h: 242.267, Q: 153.145, M: 40.442, s: 51.388, H: 302.239
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.230, jaune: -5.892, green: 2.906
LMS
L: 31.785, M: 44.183, S: 83.106
YCbCr
Y: 157.942, Cb: 162.056, Cr: 95.928
YCgCo
Y: 176.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: -1.500
YDbDr
Y: 165.248, Db: 103.448, Dr: 97.464
YPbPr
Y: 168.400, Pb: 35.360, Pr: -34.576
xvYCC
Y: 160.626, Cb: 159.061, Cr: 97.627
YIQ
Y: 165.248, I: -56.117, Q: 3.890
YUV
Y: 165.248, U: 33.834, V: -44.961
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 6.417
Brand Color
Skype ΔE = 6.274

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