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#72baf9 Hex Color Code

#72baf9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72baf9 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72baf9 is comprised of 44.71% red, 72.94% green and 97.65% blue. In the HSL color space #72baf9 has a hue of 208° (degrees), 92% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.07 nm.

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#72baf9 linear gradient to complementary #ddc18e

  1. #72baf9
  2. #8fbbe7
  3. #a4bcd6
  4. #b6bdc4
  5. #c5beb2
  6. #d2c0a0
  7. #ddc18e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a98d4
  2. #58a3e0
  3. #65aeed
  4. #72baf9
  5. #7fc6ff
  6. #8bd2ff
  7. #98deff

Tones

  1. #72baf9
  2. #82b9ee
  3. #90b9e3
  4. #9bb8d7
  5. #a5b7cc
  6. #aeb7c1
  7. #b6b6b6

Tints and Shades

#72baf9 to White

  1. #72baf9
  2. #8fc5fa
  3. #a8d0fb
  4. #bfdcfc
  5. #d5e7fd
  6. #eaf3fe
  7. #ffffff

#72baf9 to Black

  1. #72baf9
  2. #6098cb
  3. #4d789f
  4. #3c5974
  5. #2a3c4d
  6. #192129
  7. #000000

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  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0540-R90B
      #7fbcf8
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  2. Plascon

    1. Big Sur B3-A2-1
      #70b4ec
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  3. Ford

    1. Regatta Blue
      #79b3f3
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 42.8%

#72baf9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72baf9 foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #72baf9">…</p>

#72baf9 background

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #72baf9">…</p>

#72baf9 shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72baf9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7518969
Binary
01110010, 10111010, 11111001
Hexadecimal
#72baf9
LRV
≈ 45.5%
Closest short hex
#6bf ΔE = 1.215
RGB
rgb(114, 186, 249)
RGBA
rgba(114, 186, 249, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.208, g: 0.339, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.631%, blue: 0.976%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9258247 / 0xff72baf9
HSL
hsl(208, 92%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 92%%, 71%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (208.000), saturation: 54% (0.542), value: 98% (0.976)
HSP
hue: 208.000, saturation: 54.217%, perceived brightness: 69.337%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.230, S: 91.633, L: 73.240
Cubehelix
H: -156.260, S: 0.868, L: 0.672
TSL
T: -2.149, S: 0.169, L: 0.673
CMYK
cyan: 54% (0.542), magenta: 25% (0.253), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 2% (0.024)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 27% (0.271), yellow: 2% (0.024)
XYZ
X: 41.591, Y: 45.531, Z: 96.201
xyY
x: 0.227, y: 0.248, Y: 45.531
CIELab
L: 73.240, a: -5.059, b: -38.050
CIELuv
L: 73.240, u: -32.027, v: -60.820
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.240, C: 38.384, H: 262.427
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.240, C: 68.737, H: 242.230
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.477, a: -8.062, b: -37.295
CIECAM02
J: 63.583, C: 50.207, h: 242.549, Q: 157.101, M: 43.905, s: 52.865, H: 302.374
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.242, jaune: -6.545, green: 3.183
LMS
L: 34.415, M: 48.613, S: 95.348
YCbCr
Y: 163.444, Cb: 166.313, Cr: 91.919
YCgCo
Y: 183.750, Cg: 2.250, Co: -5.250
YDbDr
Y: 171.654, Db: 116.379, Dr: 109.647
YPbPr
Y: 175.200, Pb: 39.780, Pr: -38.898
xvYCC
Y: 166.466, Cb: 162.944, Cr: 93.831
YIQ
Y: 171.654, I: -63.131, Q: 4.377
YUV
Y: 171.654, U: 38.063, V: -50.581
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 7.038
Brand Color
Skype ΔE = 7.992

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