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#72b4e9 Hex Color Code

#72b4e9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b4e9 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72b4e9 is comprised of 44.71% red, 70.59% green and 91.37% blue. In the HSL color space #72b4e9 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 73% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.99 nm.

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

#72b4e9 linear gradient to complementary #d4b587

  1. #72b4e9
  2. #8bb4d9
  3. #9fb4c9
  4. #afb4b8
  5. #bdb4a8
  6. #c9b598
  7. #d4b587

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d93c6
  2. #5a9ed2
  3. #66a9dd
  4. #72b4e9
  5. #7ebff5
  6. #8acbff
  7. #96d6ff

Tones

  1. #72b4e9
  2. #80b3df
  3. #8cb2d5
  4. #96b1cb
  5. #9fb0c2
  6. #a7afb8
  7. #aeaeae

Tints and Shades

#72b4e9 to white

  1. #72b4e9
  2. #8dc0ed
  3. #a6ccf1
  4. #bdd9f4
  5. #d4e5f8
  6. #eaf2fb
  7. #ffffff

#72b4e9 to black

  1. #72b4e9
  2. #5f93be
  3. #4d7495
  4. #3b566d
  5. #2a3a49
  6. #192027
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Big Sur B3-A2-1
      #70b4ec
      ΔE = 0.766 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Ciel grandissant
      #79b2e2
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. ★ Bouteille bleu
      #6db4e4
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 292 C
      #69b3e7
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. ★ 2915 U
      #64b3e8
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / KM3133-2
      #7db2e2
      ΔE = 1.636 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c
      #76b0e0
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6011
      #78b2e0
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sanctuary Spa / 341
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  8. California Paints

    1. DE 5843 - Sanctuary Spa
      #66b2e4
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  9. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1050-R90B
      #6fbaed
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Victoria Blue / PPG1243-4
      #7daee1
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  11. Glidden

    1. Victoria Blue / PPG1243-4
      #7daee1
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #69b4e3
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  12. Caparol

    1. 42/06
      #7cb0e8
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 41.2%

#72b4e9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b4e9 foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #72b4e9">…</p>

#72b4e9 background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #72b4e9">…</p>

#72b4e9 shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b4e9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7517417
Binary
01110010, 10110100, 11101001
Hexadecimal
#72b4e9
LRV
≈ 42.1%
Closest short hex
#7be ΔE = 2.562
RGB
rgb(114, 180, 233)
RGBA
rgba(114, 180, 233, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.216, g: 0.342, b: 0.442
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.614%, blue: 0.914%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9259799 / 0xff72b4e9
HSL
hsl(207, 73%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 73%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.723), saturation: 51% (0.511), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 206.723, saturation: 51.073%, perceived brightness: 66.890%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.815, S: 71.840, L: 70.940
Cubehelix
H: -157.827, S: 0.742, L: 0.651
TSL
T: -2.107, S: 0.157, L: 0.652
CMYK
cyan: 51% (0.511), magenta: 23% (0.227), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 9% (0.086)
XYZ
X: 37.963, Y: 42.100, Z: 83.201
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.258, Y: 42.100
CIELab
L: 70.940, a: -6.517, b: -32.950
CIELuv
L: 70.940, u: -30.077, v: -51.708
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.940, C: 33.588, H: 258.813
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.940, C: 59.819, H: 239.815
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.885, a: -9.109, b: -30.607
CIECAM02
J: 61.002, C: 45.507, h: 240.412, Q: 153.881, M: 39.795, s: 50.854, H: 301.356
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.220, jaune: -5.647, green: 3.025
LMS
L: 32.394, M: 45.261, S: 82.506
YCbCr
Y: 158.852, Cb: 161.035, Cr: 95.263
YCgCo
Y: 176.750, Cg: 3.250, Co: -1.250
YDbDr
Y: 166.308, Db: 100.349, Dr: 99.479
YPbPr
Y: 169.758, Pb: 34.090, Pr: -35.438
xvYCC
Y: 161.792, Cb: 157.946, Cr: 96.870
YIQ
Y: 166.308, I: -56.344, Q: 2.534
YUV
Y: 166.308, U: 32.820, V: -45.891
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 5.763
Brand Color
Skype ΔE = 6.103

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