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#72b2f8 Hex Color Code

#72b2f8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b2f8 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72b2f8 is comprised of 44.71% red, 69.8% green and 97.25% blue. In the HSL color space #72b2f8 has a hue of 211° (degrees), 91% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.52 nm.

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

#72b2f8 linear gradient to complementary #d8c592

  1. #72b2f8
  2. #8db5e7
  3. #a1b8d6
  4. #b2bbc6
  5. #c0beb5
  6. #cdc2a4
  7. #d8c592

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c91d4
  2. #599ce0
  3. #66a7ec
  4. #72b2f8
  5. #7ebdff
  6. #8bc9ff
  7. #97d4ff

Tones

  1. #72b2f8
  2. #82b2ed
  3. #8fb3e2
  4. #9bb3d6
  5. #a5b4cb
  6. #adb4c0
  7. #b5b5b5

Tints and Shades

#72b2f8 to white

  1. #72b2f8
  2. #8ebef9
  3. #a8cbfb
  4. #bfd8fc
  5. #d5e5fd
  6. #eaf2fe
  7. #ffffff

#72b2f8 to black

  1. #72b2f8
  2. #5f92ca
  3. #4d739e
  4. #3c5574
  5. #2a394d
  6. #192028
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
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      #7cb0e8
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 41.2%

#72b2f8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b2f8 foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #72b2f8">…</p>

#72b2f8 background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #72b2f8">…</p>

#72b2f8 shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b2f8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7516920
Binary
01110010, 10110010, 11111000
Hexadecimal
#72b2f8
LRV
≈ 42.2%
Closest short hex
#7ae ΔE = 2.939
RGB
rgb(114, 178, 248)
RGBA
rgba(114, 178, 248, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.211, g: 0.330, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.617%, blue: 0.973%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9260296 / 0xff72b2f8
HSL
hsl(211, 91%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(211, 91%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 211° (211.343), saturation: 54% (0.540), value: 97% (0.973)
HSP
hue: 211.343, saturation: 54.032%, perceived brightness: 67.350%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 246.239, S: 91.003, L: 71.003
Cubehelix
H: -152.192, S: 0.845, L: 0.653
TSL
T: -1.765, S: 0.164, L: 0.654
CMYK
cyan: 54% (0.540), magenta: 28% (0.282), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 3% (0.027)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 3% (0.027)
XYZ
X: 39.797, Y: 42.192, Z: 94.835
xyY
x: 0.225, y: 0.239, Y: 42.192
CIELab
L: 71.003, a: -0.954, b: -40.994
CIELuv
L: 71.003, u: -29.105, v: -66.110
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.003, C: 41.006, H: 268.667
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.003, C: 72.233, H: 246.239
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.956, a: -4.308, b: -41.095
CIECAM02
J: 61.039, C: 51.479, h: 247.036, Q: 153.926, M: 45.018, s: 54.080, H: 304.545
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.266, jaune: -7.097, green: 2.776
LMS
L: 31.888, M: 44.199, S: 93.954
YCbCr
Y: 159.314, Cb: 168.202, Cr: 94.934
YCgCo
Y: 179.500, Cg: -1.500, Co: -5.000
YDbDr
Y: 166.844, Db: 122.110, Dr: 100.502
YPbPr
Y: 169.408, Pb: 42.360, Pr: -35.220
xvYCC
Y: 161.492, Cb: 165.210, Cr: 97.062
YIQ
Y: 166.844, I: -60.614, Q: 8.246
YUV
Y: 166.844, U: 39.938, V: -46.361
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 7.720
Brand Color
Disqus (blue) ΔE = 6.458

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