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#72b4aa Hex Color Code

#72b4aa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b4aa is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72b4aa is comprised of 44.71% red, 70.59% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #72b4aa has a hue of 171° (degrees), 31% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 495.7 nm.

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#72b4aa linear gradient to complementary #bd697c

  1. #72b4aa
  2. #85a9a2
  3. #949d9a
  4. #a19193
  5. #ac858b
  6. #b57783
  7. #bd697c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #52948a
  2. #5d9e95
  3. #67a99f
  4. #72b4aa
  5. #7dbfb5
  6. #88cac0
  7. #93d5cb

Tones

  1. #72b4aa
  2. #79afa6
  3. #7fa9a2
  4. #85a49e
  5. #8a9e9b
  6. #8f9997
  7. #939393

Tints and Shades

#72b4aa to white

  1. #72b4aa
  2. #8ac0b8
  3. #a2cdc6
  4. #b9d9d4
  5. #d0e6e2
  6. #e8f2f0
  7. #ffffff

#72b4aa to black

  1. #72b4aa
  2. #5f938b
  3. #4c746e
  4. #3a5652
  5. #293a37
  6. #18201f
  7. #000000

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      #74b2a8
      ΔE = 0.791 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
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      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
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      ΔE = 0.931 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Gulf Turquoise
      #70b7ac
      ΔE = 1.143 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  4. Bristol

    1. ★ Sea Nymph / P133-C4
      #77b6aa
      ΔE = 1.248 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
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    1. ★ Sea Nymph / T12 48.E4
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      ΔE = 1.248 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
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      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
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      ΔE = 1.472 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
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      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
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      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. ★ 24-b2
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      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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    1. ★ Picnic Haven / KM3254-2
      #71b8b0
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
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      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
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      #75b9ae
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
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      #73afa7
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
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      #6cb1ab
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
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      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
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      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
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    1. ★ N0.20.60
      #76b1a3
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. P0.20.60
      #6dafaa
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
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    1. Jade Pinafore
      #7cb8aa
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
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    1. Eaux tropicales
      #81b6ae
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
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    1. Medium Jade
      #78b0a2
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
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      #77aea2
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
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      #7dbab0
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
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      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
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      #60b2a6
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
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      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
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      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
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      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
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#72b4aa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b4aa foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #72b4aa">…</p>

#72b4aa background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #72b4aa">…</p>

#72b4aa shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b4aa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7517354
Binary
01110010, 10110100, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#72b4aa
LRV
≈ 39.1%
Closest short hex
#7ba ΔE = 3.472
RGB
rgb(114, 180, 170)
RGBA
rgba(114, 180, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.246, g: 0.388, b: 0.366
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.587%, blue: 0.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9259862 / 0xff72b4aa
HSL
hsl(171, 31%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(171, 31%%, 58%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 171° (170.909), saturation: 37% (0.367), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 170.909, saturation: 36.667%, perceived brightness: 63.475%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 177.379, S: 56.851, L: 68.838
Cubehelix
H: -197.459, S: 0.425, L: 0.624
TSL
T: -1.342, S: 0.139, L: 0.624
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.367), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 6% (0.056), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 30.514, Y: 39.120, Z: 43.965
xyY
x: 0.269, y: 0.344, Y: 39.120
CIELab
L: 68.838, a: -23.318, b: -1.552
CIELuv
L: 68.838, u: -31.258, v: 1.431
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.838, C: 23.369, H: 183.808
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.838, C: 31.291, H: 177.379
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.546, a: -22.373, b: 2.106
CIECAM02
J: 58.706, C: 29.477, h: 186.833, Q: 150.957, M: 25.777, s: 41.323, H: 234.834
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.042, jaune: -0.213, green: 3.913
LMS
L: 32.027, M: 45.205, S: 43.859
YCbCr
Y: 152.678, Cb: 133.378, Cr: 99.736
YCgCo
Y: 161.000, Cg: 19.000, Co: 14.500
YDbDr
Y: 159.126, Db: 16.370, Dr: 85.808
YPbPr
Y: 165.222, Pb: 2.590, Pr: -32.540
xvYCC
Y: 157.897, Cb: 130.275, Cr: 99.416
YIQ
Y: 159.126, I: -36.105, Q: -17.067
YUV
Y: 159.126, U: 5.352, V: -39.590
Munsell Color System
5BG 7/4 ΔE = 5.144
Brand Color
Vine ΔE = 13.652

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