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#72bae4 Hex Color Code

#72bae4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72bae4 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72bae4 is comprised of 44.71% red, 72.94% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #72bae4 has a hue of 202° (degrees), 68% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.83 nm.

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#72bae4 linear gradient to complementary #d7a97f

  1. #72bae4
  2. #8db7d3
  3. #a1b4c2
  4. #b2b2b1
  5. #c0afa1
  6. #ccac90
  7. #d7a97f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d98c0
  2. #59a3cc
  3. #66afd8
  4. #72bae4
  5. #7ec6f0
  6. #8ad1fc
  7. #96ddff

Tones

  1. #72bae4
  2. #7fb7da
  3. #8ab5d1
  4. #94b2c7
  5. #9db0be
  6. #a4aeb4
  7. #ababab

Tints and Shades

#72bae4 to white

  1. #72bae4
  2. #8dc5e9
  3. #a6d1ed
  4. #bddcf2
  5. #d4e8f6
  6. #e9f3fb
  7. #ffffff

#72bae4 to black

  1. #72bae4
  2. #5f98ba
  3. #4d7892
  4. #3b596b
  5. #2a3c47
  6. #192126
  7. #000000

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  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Wave / 2065-50
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      ΔE = 0.956 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
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    1. ★ 2915 CP
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      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
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      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
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      #68bbe3
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
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      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
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      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
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#72bae4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bae4 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #72bae4">…</p>

#72bae4 background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #72bae4">…</p>

#72bae4 shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72bae4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7518948
Binary
01110010, 10111010, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#72bae4
LRV
≈ 44.3%
Closest short hex
#6be ΔE = 2.222
RGB
rgb(114, 186, 228)
RGBA
rgba(114, 186, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.216, g: 0.352, b: 0.432
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.620%, blue: 0.894%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9258268 / 0xff72bae4
HSL
hsl(202, 68%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 68%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (202.105), saturation: 50% (0.500), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 202.105, saturation: 50.000%, perceived brightness: 68.059%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.801, S: 65.708, L: 72.424
Cubehelix
H: -163.501, S: 0.723, L: 0.663
TSL
T: -1.966, S: 0.160, L: 0.664
CMYK
cyan: 50% (0.500), magenta: 18% (0.184), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 27% (0.271), yellow: 11% (0.106)
XYZ
X: 38.497, Y: 44.294, Z: 79.905
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.272, Y: 44.294
CIELab
L: 72.424, a: -11.198, b: -27.943
CIELuv
L: 72.424, u: -32.461, v: -42.768
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.424, C: 30.104, H: 248.161
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.424, C: 53.692, H: 232.801
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.553, a: -13.218, b: -24.597
CIECAM02
J: 62.692, C: 42.799, h: 233.297, Q: 155.997, M: 37.427, s: 48.982, H: 295.140
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.187, jaune: -4.743, green: 3.409
LMS
L: 34.263, M: 48.589, S: 79.296
YCbCr
Y: 161.386, Cb: 157.094, Cr: 93.410
YCgCo
Y: 178.500, Cg: 7.500, Co: 0.000
YDbDr
Y: 169.260, Db: 88.386, Dr: 105.090
YPbPr
Y: 173.688, Pb: 29.280, Pr: -37.932
xvYCC
Y: 165.167, Cb: 153.720, Cr: 94.679
YIQ
Y: 169.260, I: -56.385, Q: -2.157
YUV
Y: 169.260, U: 28.907, V: -48.480
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.428
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 5.065

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