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#72bac8 Hex Color Code

#72bac8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72bac8 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72bac8 is comprised of 44.71% red, 72.94% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #72bac8 has a hue of 190° (degrees), 44% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.32 nm.

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#72bac8 linear gradient to complementary #cb806f

  1. #72bac8
  2. #8ab1b9
  3. #9da8aa
  4. #ab9e9b
  5. #b8958c
  6. #c28b7d
  7. #cb806f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f98a6
  2. #5ba3b1
  3. #66afbc
  4. #72bac8
  5. #7ec5d4
  6. #89d1df
  7. #95ddeb

Tones

  1. #72bac8
  2. #7cb5c1
  3. #84b0b9
  4. #8bacb2
  5. #92a7ab
  6. #98a2a4
  7. #9d9d9d

Tints and Shades

#72bac8 to white

  1. #72bac8
  2. #8cc5d1
  3. #a4d1da
  4. #bbdce3
  5. #d2e8ec
  6. #e9f3f6
  7. #ffffff

#72bac8 to black

  1. #72bac8
  2. #5f98a3
  3. #4c7880
  4. #3b595f
  5. #293c3f
  6. #192122
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. CIL

    1. ★ Newport
      #72bbc9
      ΔE = 0.347 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Nautilus - 6780
      #71b8c7
      ΔE = 0.818 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Surfin' - 9048
      #73c0d2
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-31-4 Fresco Blue
      #6abbca
      ΔE = 1.077 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. 2-30-4 Robin's Egg
      #6abdc6
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BG 44/248
      #70bcc8
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  5. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7432 - Skyway
      #72bdcd
      ΔE = 1.261 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ River Port / T12 45.E6
      #74bacb
      ΔE = 1.387 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. ★ Harbour Sky / T10 47B-2
      #79b8c8
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  7. Bristol

    1. ★ River Port / P127-C4
      #74bacb
      ΔE = 1.387 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  8. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Blue B50
      #6bb7c4
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  9. Little Greene

    1. ★ Tropez Blue
      #73b7c2
      ΔE = 1.521 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Venise
      #68b7c7
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. ★ Saveur cubaine
      #6abed0
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  11. Alcro

    1. ★ Fjallback
      #71b7c8
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Newport 30BG 44/248
      #69b7c4
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. ★ Floridian 30BG 50/237
      #73c0cd
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ Dusty Sea / CL 2194M
      #74b6c6
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Coping / CL 2204M
      #68bed2
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Refresh B77-049-218
      #71b8ca
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2198 CP
      #65bccd
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. 631
      #5cbacc
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  16. Sico

    1. ★ 6153-41 Mahoney Bay
      #7dbac4
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. 6152-42 Blue Flame
      #5ebac9
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  17. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS467
      #64b8c9
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Engaging / NP BGG 1584 T
      #61bacc
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Early Trek / NP BGG 1812 T
      #75b5be
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Setting Sail X82R166D
      #78c0cd
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Cerulean Skies R177D
      #82bdca
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  20. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B45 Sky Blue
      #7db7c6
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  21. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 10 204 / Spanisches Gruen 30
      #70b4c4
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. 2413
      #80c0cc
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. 27-c
      #65b7ca
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. 28-d2
      #7abed1
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  23. Brillux

    1. 72.12.15
      #80b8c1
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. Madison Avenue / 759
      #6cc1cf
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  25. Crown Paint

    1. Beat Generation Blue
      #7fb5c2
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5258
      #75bbcf
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Faces in the Clouds
      #6ab3c0
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Bird's Egg Blue
      #7cbfd1
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2017-1
      #7ebac1
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. T2016-1
      #64bbd1
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Newport / 30BG 44/248
      #74bbc2
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  30. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Faded Jeans / 276
      #5dbdcb
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  31. California Paints

    1. DE 5752 - Mattie
      #5dbdcb
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  32. Nature Paint

    1. Damselfly
      #7ab8cb
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  33. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2040-B20G
      #63b6c1
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 40.0%

#72bac8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bac8 foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #72bac8">…</p>

#72bac8 background

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

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #72bac8">…</p>

#72bac8 shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72bac8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7518920
Binary
01110010, 10111010, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#72bac8
LRV
≈ 42.9%
Closest short hex
#6bc ΔE = 1.517
RGB
rgb(114, 186, 200)
RGBA
rgba(114, 186, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.228, g: 0.372, b: 0.400
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.601%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9258296 / 0xff72bac8
HSL
hsl(190, 44%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(190, 44%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 190° (189.767), saturation: 43% (0.430), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 189.767, saturation: 43.000%, perceived brightness: 66.498%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 209.707, S: 62.458, L: 71.462
Cubehelix
H: -178.063, S: 0.563, L: 0.651
TSL
T: -1.665, S: 0.151, L: 0.651
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.430), magenta: 7% (0.070), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 27% (0.271), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 34.920, Y: 42.863, Z: 61.066
xyY
x: 0.251, y: 0.309, Y: 42.863
CIELab
L: 71.462, a: -18.882, b: -14.137
CIELuv
L: 71.462, u: -33.093, v: -18.881
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.462, C: 23.588, H: 216.823
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.462, C: 38.100, H: 209.707
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.470, a: -19.365, b: -9.473
CIECAM02
J: 61.630, C: 34.524, h: 212.754, Q: 154.670, M: 30.191, s: 44.181, H: 270.143
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.111, jaune: -2.333, green: 3.787
LMS
L: 34.086, M: 48.562, S: 60.740
YCbCr
Y: 158.642, Cb: 144.802, Cr: 95.398
YCgCo
Y: 171.500, Cg: 14.500, Co: 7.000
YDbDr
Y: 166.068, Db: 51.062, Dr: 99.014
YPbPr
Y: 171.672, Pb: 15.280, Pr: -36.644
xvYCC
Y: 163.436, Cb: 141.422, Cr: 95.811
YIQ
Y: 166.068, I: -47.389, Q: -10.869
YUV
Y: 166.068, U: 16.699, V: -45.680
Munsell Color System
5B 7/6 ΔE = 2.798
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 9.439

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