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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

#72bacb to Black

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

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  1. Taubmans

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

    1. ★ Refresh B77-049-218
      #71b8ca
      ΔE = 0.820
  3. Alcro

    1. ★ Fjallback
      #71b7c8
      ΔE = 1.042
  4. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7432 - Skyway
      #72bdcd
      ΔE = 1.162
  5. CIL

    1. ★ Newport
      #72bbc9
      ΔE = 1.320
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Dusty Sea / CL 2194M
      #74b6c6
      ΔE = 1.428
    2. ★ Coping / CL 2204M
      #68bed2
      ΔE = 1.927
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5258
      #75bbcf
      ΔE = 1.471
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-31-4 Fresco Blue
      #6abbca
      ΔE = 1.707
    2. 2-32-4 Blue Opal
      #64b5cb
      ΔE = 2.759
  9. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Saveur cubaine
      #6abed0
      ΔE = 1.739
    2. ★ Venise
      #68b7c7
      ΔE = 1.830
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 27-c
      #65b7ca
      ΔE = 1.878
    2. ★ 28-d2
      #7abed1
      ΔE = 2.057
  11. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B45 Sky Blue
      #7db7c6
      ΔE = 1.881
  12. Nature Paint

    1. ★ Damselfly
      #7ab8cb
      ΔE = 1.965
  13. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS467
      #64b8c9
      ΔE = 1.973
  14. Tollens

    1. ★ T2016-1
      #64bbd1
      ΔE = 2.072
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Engaging / NP BGG 1584 T
      #61bacc
      ΔE = 2.113
  16. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Shyway / 7432
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.247
  17. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Skyway
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.247
  18. Berger

    1. ★ Shyway / 7432
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.247
  19. Olympic

    1. ★ Harbor Sky A55-4
      #7db9cc
      ΔE = 2.251
  20. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Bird's Egg Blue
      #7cbfd1
      ΔE = 2.281
    2. Skyscape
      #7db6c9
      ΔE = 2.770
  21. Chrysler

    1. Turquoise Blue
      #71b4c7
      ΔE = 2.317
  22. Dulux

    1. 30BG 44/248
      #70bcc8
      ΔE = 2.370
    2. 50BG 44/184
      #86b8c6
      ΔE = 2.970
  23. Volkswagen

    1. Calypso
      #81b9ca
      ΔE = 2.386
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Blue Heaven 23-6
      #64bfd4
      ΔE = 2.506
  25. Little Greene

    1. Tropez Blue
      #73b7c2
      ΔE = 2.544
  26. ICI Paints

    1. Newport 30BG 44/248
      #69b7c4
      ΔE = 2.562
    2. Sleeping Beauty 50BG 46/289
      #5fb8cf
      ΔE = 2.706
  27. Brillux

    1. 69.15.15
      #6ebbd3
      ΔE = 2.612
    2. 69.12.15
      #7fbbcf
      ΔE = 2.743
  28. Crown Paint

    1. Beat Generation Blue
      #7fb5c2
      ΔE = 2.644
  29. Sikkens

    1. R2.22.66
      #7cbcd1
      ΔE = 2.668
  30. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7458
      #82b8c9
      ΔE = 2.671
    2. 631
      #5cbacc
      ΔE = 2.700
  31. Caparol

    1. 39/12
      #74b4c8
      ΔE = 2.680
    2. 39/06
      #74bcd4
      ΔE = 2.974
  32. Sico

    1. 6153-41 Mahoney Bay
      #7dbac4
      ΔE = 2.684
  33. Crown Diamond

    1. 7335-41 Authentic Blue
      #85bbca
      ΔE = 2.686
    2. 7336-42 Bora Bora
      #59bbd1
      ΔE = 2.931
  34. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Rapture Blue - 6773
      #83bfce
      ΔE = 2.809
  35. Duron

    1. Nautilus
      #73b5cb
      ΔE = 2.928

#72bacb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bacb foreground

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

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

#72bacb background

Creativity takes courage.

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

#72bacb 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 #72bacb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7518923
Binary
01110010, 10111010, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#72bacb
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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