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#72bacb Hex Color Code

#72bacb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72bacb is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72bacb is comprised of 44.71% red, 72.94% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #72bacb has a hue of 191° (degrees), 46% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.62 nm.

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#72bacb linear gradient to complementary #cc8571

  1. #72bacb
  2. #8ab2bc
  3. #9da9ac
  4. #aca19d
  5. #b8988e
  6. #c38f80
  7. #cc8571

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f98a9
  2. #5ba3b4
  3. #66afbf
  4. #72bacb
  5. #7ec6d7
  6. #89d1e2
  7. #95ddee

Tones

  1. #72bacb
  2. #7cb6c4
  3. #85b1bc
  4. #8dadb5
  5. #93a8ad
  6. #9aa4a6
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#72bacb to white

  1. #72bacb
  2. #8cc5d4
  3. #a4d1dc
  4. #bbdce5
  5. #d2e8ed
  6. #e9f3f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#72bacb to black

  1. #72bacb
  2. #5f98a6
  3. #4c7882
  4. #3b5960
  5. #293c40
  6. #192123
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Bristol

    1. ★ River Port / P127-C4
      #74bacb
      ΔE = 0.291 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ River Port / T12 45.E6
      #74bacb
      ΔE = 0.291 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. ★ Harbour Sky / T10 47B-2
      #79b8c8
      ΔE = 1.205 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Refresh B77-049-218
      #71b8ca
      ΔE = 0.820 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  4. Alcro

    1. ★ Fjallback
      #71b7c8
      ΔE = 1.042 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  5. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Nautilus - 6780
      #71b8c7
      ΔE = 1.067 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. ★ Surfin' - 9048
      #73c0d2
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  6. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7432 - Skyway
      #72bdcd
      ΔE = 1.162 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Newport
      #72bbc9
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Dusty Sea / CL 2194M
      #74b6c6
      ΔE = 1.428 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ Coping / CL 2204M
      #68bed2
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5258
      #75bbcf
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Blue My Mind / 34C-5
      #74b6c5
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-31-4 Fresco Blue
      #6abbca
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. 2-32-4 Blue Opal
      #64b5cb
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q4.24.63
      #71bac7
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. R2.22.66
      #7bbbd0
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  13. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Saveur cubaine
      #6abed0
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ Venise
      #68b7c7
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 305 UP
      #71bfd2
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. ★ 311 UP
      #60b9cd
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 27-c
      #65b7ca
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. ★ 28-d2
      #7abed1
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  16. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B45 Sky Blue
      #7db7c6
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  17. Nature Paint

    1. ★ Damselfly
      #7ab8cb
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  18. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS467
      #64b8c9
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  19. Tollens

    1. ★ T2016-1
      #64bbd1
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Engaging / NP BGG 1584 T
      #61bacc
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Skyway
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Shyway / 7432
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  23. Berger

    1. ★ Shyway / 7432
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  24. Olympic

    1. ★ Harbor Sky A55-4
      #7db9cc
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Bird's Egg Blue
      #7cbfd1
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Skyscape
      #7db6c9
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  26. Chrysler

    1. Turquoise Blue
      #71b4c7
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  27. Dulux

    1. 30BG 44/248
      #70bcc8
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 50BG 44/184
      #86b8c6
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  28. Levis

    1. Shady Blue B50
      #6bb7c4
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  29. Volkswagen

    1. Calypso
      #81b9ca
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Heaven 23-6
      #64bfd4
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  31. Little Greene

    1. Tropez Blue
      #73b7c2
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. Newport 30BG 44/248
      #69b7c4
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Sleeping Beauty 50BG 46/289
      #5fb8cf
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  33. Brillux

    1. 69.15.15
      #6ebbd3
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 69.12.15
      #7fbbcf
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  34. Crown Paint

    1. Beat Generation Blue
      #7fb5c2
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  35. Valspar Paint

    1. Setting Sail X82R166D
      #78c0cd
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Cheerio R151D
      #6dc1d6
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  36. Caparol

    1. 39/12
      #74b4c8
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 39/06
      #74bcd4
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  37. Sico

    1. 6153-41 Mahoney Bay
      #7dbac4
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  38. Crown Diamond

    1. 7335-41 Authentic Blue
      #85bbca
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. 7336-42 Bora Bora
      #59bbd1
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  39. Glidden

    1. Pacific Coast Blue / 18BG 47/282
      #6ac1d2
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. High Dive / PPG1236-5
      #59b9cc
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  40. Duron

    1. Nautilus
      #73b5cb
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  41. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. High Dive / PPG1236-5
      #59b9cc
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 41.2%

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#72bacb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bacb foreground

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

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #72bacb">…</p>

#72bacb background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #72bacb">…</p>

#72bacb shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72bacb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7518923
Binary
01110010, 10111010, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#72bacb
LRV
≈ 43.0%
Closest short hex
#7bc ΔE = 0.787
RGB
rgb(114, 186, 203)
RGBA
rgba(114, 186, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.227, g: 0.370, b: 0.404
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 60.314%, blue: 79.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9258293 / 0xff72bacb
HSL
hsl(191, 46%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(191, 46%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 191° (191.461), saturation: 44% (0.438), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 191.461, saturation: 43.842%, perceived brightness: 66.657%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 212.960, S: 62.807, L: 71.558
Cubehelix
H: -176.160, S: 0.578, L: 0.652
TSL
T: -1.700, S: 0.151, L: 0.653
CMYK
cyan: 44% (0.438), magenta: 8% (0.084), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 27% (0.271), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 35.274, Y: 43.004, Z: 62.930
xyY
x: 0.250, y: 0.305, Y: 43.004
CIELab
L: 71.558, a: -18.090, b: -15.633
CIELuv
L: 71.558, u: -33.023, v: -21.413
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.558, C: 23.910, H: 220.833
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.558, C: 39.358, H: 212.960
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.578, a: -18.747, b: -10.992
CIECAM02
J: 61.737, C: 35.241, h: 215.490, Q: 154.804, M: 30.818, s: 44.618, H: 273.613
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.119, jaune: -2.591, green: 3.742
LMS
L: 34.104, M: 48.565, S: 62.576
YCbCr
Y: 158.936, Cb: 146.119, Cr: 95.185
YCgCo
Y: 172.250, Cg: 13.750, Co: 6.250
YDbDr
Y: 166.410, Db: 55.061, Dr: 99.665
YPbPr
Y: 171.888, Pb: 16.780, Pr: -36.782
xvYCC
Y: 163.621, Cb: 142.740, Cr: 95.690
YIQ
Y: 166.410, I: -48.353, Q: -9.936
YUV
Y: 166.410, U: 18.007, V: -45.980
Munsell Color System
5B 7/6 ΔE = 3.277
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 8.706

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