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#72b6f0 Hex Color Code

#72b6f0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72b6f0 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72b6f0 is comprised of 44.71% red, 71.37% green and 94.12% blue. In the HSL color space #72b6f0 has a hue of 208° (degrees), 81% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.41 nm.

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#72b6f0 linear gradient to complementary #d8bb8a

  1. #72b6f0
  2. #8db7df
  3. #a1b7ce
  4. #b2b8bd
  5. #c0b9ac
  6. #cdba9b
  7. #d8bb8a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c95cc
  2. #59a0d8
  3. #66abe4
  4. #72b6f0
  5. #7ec1fc
  6. #8acdff
  7. #97d9ff

Tones

  1. #72b6f0
  2. #81b5e5
  3. #8db4db
  4. #98b3d0
  5. #a1b3c6
  6. #aab2bb
  7. #b1b1b1

Tints and Shades

#72b6f0 to White

  1. #72b6f0
  2. #8ec2f3
  3. #a7cef5
  4. #bedaf8
  5. #d4e6fa
  6. #eaf2fd
  7. #ffffff

#72b6f0 to Black

  1. #72b6f0
  2. #5f95c4
  3. #4d7599
  4. #3b5770
  5. #2a3b4a
  6. #192027
  7. #000000

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#72b6f0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72b6f0 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #72b6f0">…</p>

#72b6f0 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #72b6f0">…</p>

#72b6f0 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72b6f0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7517936
Binary
01110010, 10110110, 11110000
Hexadecimal
#72b6f0
Closest short hex
#6bf ΔE = 2.527
RGB
rgb(114, 182, 240)
RGBA
rgba(114, 182, 240, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.213, g: 0.340, b: 0.448
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 62.025%, blue: 94.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9259280 / 0xff72b6f0
HSL
hsl(208, 81%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 81%%, 69%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (207.619), saturation: 52% (0.525), value: 94% (0.941)
HSP
hue: 207.619, saturation: 52.500, perceived brightness: 67.806
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.339, S: 80.212, L: 71.773
Cubehelix
H: -156.727, S: 0.795, L: 0.659
TSL
T: -2.137, S: 0.162, L: 0.660
CMYK
cyan: 52 (0.525), magenta: 24 (0.242), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 6 (0.059)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 29 (0.286), yellow: 6 (0.059)
XYZ
X: 39.390, Y: 43.321, Z: 88.707
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.253, Y: 43.321
CIELab
L: 71.773, a: -5.550, b: -35.462
CIELuv
L: 71.773, u: -30.709, v: -56.182
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.773, C: 35.894, H: 261.105
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.773, C: 64.028, H: 241.339
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.819, a: -8.358, b: -33.835
CIECAM02
J: 61.929, C: 47.703, h: 241.843, Q: 155.045, M: 41.716, s: 51.870, H: 302.037
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.232, jaune: -6.091, green: 3.061
LMS
L: 33.070, M: 46.364, S: 87.942
YCbCr
Y: 160.546, Cb: 163.526, Cr: 94.030
YCgCo
Y: 179.500, Cg: 2.500, Co: -3.000
YDbDr
Y: 168.280, Db: 107.914, Dr: 103.230
YPbPr
Y: 171.692, Pb: 36.820, Pr: -36.668
xvYCC
Y: 163.453, Cb: 160.344, Cr: 95.790
YIQ
Y: 168.280, I: -59.142, Q: 3.667
YUV
Y: 168.280, U: 35.295, V: -47.621
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 6.429
Brand Color
Skype ΔE = 6.814

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