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#72b4d7 Hex Color Code

#72b4d7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b4d7 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72b4d7 is comprised of 44.71% red, 70.59% green and 84.31% blue. In the HSL color space #72b4d7 has a hue of 201° (degrees), 56% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.56 nm.

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#72b4d7 linear gradient to complementary #cd9f7c

  1. #72b4d7
  2. #89b1c8
  3. #9cadb8
  4. #abaaa9
  5. #b8a69a
  6. #c3a38b
  7. #cd9f7c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f93b5
  2. #5b9ec0
  3. #66a9cc
  4. #72b4d7
  5. #7dbfe3
  6. #89cbee
  7. #95d6fa

Tones

  1. #72b4d7
  2. #7eb2cf
  3. #87afc6
  4. #90adbe
  5. #98aab6
  6. #9fa8ad
  7. #a5a5a5

Tints and Shades

#72b4d7 to White

  1. #72b4d7
  2. #8cc0de
  3. #a4cde4
  4. #bcd9eb
  5. #d3e6f2
  6. #e9f2f8
  7. #ffffff

#72b4d7 to Black

  1. #72b4d7
  2. #5f93b0
  3. #4d748a
  4. #3b5666
  5. #293a44
  6. #192024
  7. #000000

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  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #6db4d7
      ΔE = 0.769
    2. 1-35-4 Celestial
      #6faed6
      ΔE = 2.883
  2. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Icelandic 26-9
      #73b5da
      ΔE = 0.829
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ T2014-3
      #78b5d6
      ΔE = 0.877
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Joie du voyageur
      #75b3d7
      ΔE = 0.899
    2. ★ Ombre du soir
      #70b1d1
      ΔE = 1.514
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ S4.26.64
      #78b5d8
      ΔE = 0.973
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #7ab4d4
      ΔE = 1.126
    2. Blue
      #82b5d8
      ΔE = 2.671
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Sail Blue 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 1.383
    2. Harbor Sky 252-4
      #7cb5d0
      ΔE = 2.490
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sail Blue / 251-4
      #7cb5d5
      ΔE = 1.383
    2. Harbor Sky / 252-4
      #7cb5d0
      ΔE = 2.490
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sea To Shining Sea / 789
      #6eb5dd
      ΔE = 1.518
    2. ★ Tidal Wave / 2061-50
      #7db8d7
      ΔE = 2.078
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Joppa Blue / NP PB 1556 T
      #74b1d0
      ΔE = 1.536
    2. Blue Music / NP PB 1553 T
      #6aafce
      ΔE = 2.703
  11. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 1.777
  12. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Blue Curacao / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 1.777
  13. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cascade Blue
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 1.777
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 1.777
  15. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS515
      #72b4d2
      ΔE = 1.847
  16. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-50-3 Fairy Godmother
      #7ab0d1
      ΔE = 1.888
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sea Frolic
      #6cb9df
      ΔE = 1.948
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ 85 14 230 / Coelin 85
      #70b8e0
      ΔE = 1.973
    2. ★ 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 2.035
  19. Brillux

    1. ★ 63.18.15
      #6db9e1
      ΔE = 2.153
    2. 63.15.15
      #83b9d7
      ΔE = 2.849
  20. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-d3
      #62b1d6
      ΔE = 2.180
    2. 30-d2
      #68bbe0
      ΔE = 2.826
  21. Behr

    1. ★ 550B-4 Costa Rica Blue
      #70b9e1
      ΔE = 2.197
    2. 8505 Tahoe
      #6aaed5
      ΔE = 2.554
  22. Resene

    1. ★ Malibu B76-074-233
      #66b7e1
      ΔE = 2.247
  23. Taubmans

    1. ★ Victoria Blue / T12 41.F2
      #6db1da
      ΔE = 2.262
    2. Ocean Frolic / T10 43E-1
      #73accd
      ΔE = 2.835
  24. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 2.344
  25. ICI Paints

    1. Skyward Bound 90BG 44/215
      #7eb1cd
      ΔE = 2.359
  26. Homebase

    1. Marina Blue
      #71b4de
      ΔE = 2.420
    2. Marina Blue
      #74b5df
      ΔE = 2.645
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Hometown Blues
      #76bbdd
      ΔE = 2.512
  28. Coronado Paint

    1. 7344 - Gaugins Blue
      #81b4cf
      ΔE = 2.553
  29. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1232T Kind Sky
      #72b2ce
      ΔE = 2.557
    2. 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 2.656
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Flyway - 6794
      #6aafd8
      ΔE = 2.666
  31. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10397
      #81b9d7
      ΔE = 2.685
    2. CF10422
      #85b6d7
      ΔE = 2.876
  32. Chrysler

    1. Horizon Blue
      #76b0cb
      ΔE = 2.769
  33. Tikkurila

    1. J358
      #7bb9e0
      ΔE = 2.789
  34. Sto

    1. 35303
      #7ab4ce
      ΔE = 2.801
  35. General Paint

    1. Firth / CL 2235M
      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 2.818
    2. Jewelled Inlet / CL 2283M
      #7bb4dc
      ΔE = 2.897
  36. Crown Diamond

    1. 7331-42 Brigadier Blue
      #6eacce
      ΔE = 2.833
  37. Dulux

    1. 86BG 43/321
      #61b9de
      ΔE = 2.855
  38. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6052
      #7baed1
      ΔE = 2.881
  39. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2915
      #73b5e0
      ΔE = 2.896
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #68b8d8
      ΔE = 2.918

#72b4d7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b4d7 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #72b4d7">…</p>

#72b4d7 background

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #72b4d7">…</p>

#72b4d7 shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b4d7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7517399
Binary
01110010, 10110100, 11010111
Hexadecimal
#72b4d7
Closest short hex
#7bd ΔE = 2.517
RGB
rgb(114, 180, 215)
RGBA
rgba(114, 180, 215, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.224, g: 0.354, b: 0.422
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 60.359%, blue: 84.314%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9259817 / 0xff72b4d7
HSL
hsl(201, 56%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 56%%, 65%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (200.792), saturation: 47% (0.470), value: 84% (0.843)
HSP
hue: 200.792, saturation: 46.977, perceived brightness: 65.824
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 230.012, S: 62.560, L: 70.262
Cubehelix
H: -165.108, S: 0.625, L: 0.643
TSL
T: -1.929, S: 0.149, L: 0.644
CMYK
cyan: 47 (0.470), magenta: 16 (0.163), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 16 (0.157)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 29 (0.294), yellow: 16 (0.157)
XYZ
X: 35.522, Y: 41.124, Z: 70.343
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.280, Y: 41.124
CIELab
L: 70.262, a: -11.665, b: -24.167
CIELuv
L: 70.262, u: -30.391, v: -36.235
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.262, C: 26.835, H: 244.233
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.262, C: 47.293, H: 230.012
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.128, a: -13.347, b: -20.147
CIECAM02
J: 60.271, C: 39.106, h: 230.880, Q: 152.955, M: 34.198, s: 47.284, H: 292.322
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.172, jaune: -4.091, green: 3.235
LMS
L: 32.274, M: 45.243, S: 69.841
YCbCr
Y: 157.088, Cb: 153.133, Cr: 96.541
YCgCo
Y: 172.250, Cg: 7.750, Co: 3.250
YDbDr
Y: 164.256, Db: 76.355, Dr: 95.573
YPbPr
Y: 168.462, Pb: 25.090, Pr: -34.610
xvYCC
Y: 160.679, Cb: 150.040, Cr: 97.597
YIQ
Y: 164.256, I: -50.561, Q: -3.066
YUV
Y: 164.256, U: 24.972, V: -44.090
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 4.612
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 5.891

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