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#72bbc2 Hex Color Code

#72bbc2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72bbc2 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72bbc2 is comprised of 44.71% red, 73.33% green and 76.08% blue. In the HSL color space #72bbc2 has a hue of 185° (degrees), 40% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.29 nm.

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#72bbc2 linear gradient to complementary #c9716b

  1. #72bbc2
  2. #8ab0b3
  3. #9da4a4
  4. #ab9895
  5. #b78c87
  6. #c17f79
  7. #c9716b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5099a0
  2. #5ba4ab
  3. #67b0b7
  4. #72bbc2
  5. #7dc7ce
  6. #89d2d9
  7. #95dee5

Tones

  1. #72bbc2
  2. #7bb6bb
  3. #83b0b4
  4. #8aabae
  5. #90a5a7
  6. #95a0a1
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#72bbc2 to White

  1. #72bbc2
  2. #8bc6cc
  3. #a3d2d6
  4. #bbdde0
  5. #d2e8ea
  6. #e8f4f5
  7. #ffffff

#72bbc2 to Black

  1. #72bbc2
  2. #5f999f
  3. #4c787d
  4. #3a595c
  5. #293c3e
  6. #192122
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Newport / 30BG 44/248
      #74bbc2
      ΔE = 0.279
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Castaway / 400
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 0.939
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5738 - Castaway
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 0.939
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Attraction / T73-5
      #6bbbc2
      ΔE = 0.941
    2. ★ Blue Opulence / T74-4
      #7abcc6
      ΔE = 1.946
  5. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Hydre
      #6dbac3
      ΔE = 0.967
    2. Parc Avon
      #7db5bd
      ΔE = 2.844
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-30-4 Robin's Egg
      #6abdc6
      ΔE = 1.335
    2. 2-29-4 Great Divide
      #68bec0
      ΔE = 2.951
  7. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3162T Early Trek
      #73b9bd
      ΔE = 1.388
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2030-B30G
      #7ebbc1
      ΔE = 1.669
    2. Cool Blue / S 2040-B30G
      #64b6bb
      ΔE = 2.759
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Mariner - 6766
      #75bfc8
      ΔE = 1.670
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-c1
      #73b9bc
      ΔE = 1.763
    2. 25-c
      #78c0c3
      ΔE = 2.387
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2017-1
      #7ebac1
      ΔE = 1.801
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Well Water
      #6ab7bd
      ΔE = 1.823
    2. Positano Blue
      #74c2cc
      ΔE = 2.691
  13. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7340-42 Cool!
      #64bbc1
      ΔE = 1.986
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BG 44/248
      #70bcc8
      ΔE = 2.023
    2. Blue Diamond 5
      #69b5ba
      ΔE = 2.586
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 37/12
      #7cc0c8
      ΔE = 2.261
    2. 37/17
      #78bcbc
      ΔE = 2.861
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Nautilus Blue
      #6fc0c4
      ΔE = 2.263
  17. Little Greene

    1. ★ Tropez Blue
      #73b7c2
      ΔE = 2.277
  18. Sico

    1. 6153-41 Mahoney Bay
      #7dbac4
      ΔE = 2.376
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. Early Trek / NP BGG 1812 T
      #75b5be
      ΔE = 2.390
  20. Plascon

    1. Aqua Pura G7-C2-2
      #6cb4bc
      ΔE = 2.526
  21. Brillux

    1. 72.15.15
      #71bbbc
      ΔE = 2.537
    2. 72.12.15
      #80b8c1
      ΔE = 2.747
  22. Dupont

    1. CAS451
      #65b8bc
      ΔE = 2.556
  23. Coronado Paint

    1. 7456 - Aquavit
      #78c1c4
      ΔE = 2.643
  24. ICI Paints

    1. Pacific Coast 18BG 47/282
      #5dbdc7
      ΔE = 2.647
    2. Newport 30BG 44/248
      #69b7c4
      ΔE = 2.807
  25. Jotun

    1. 0129 / Isle Of Sky
      #84bbc2
      ΔE = 2.668
  26. CIL

    1. Vista Marine
      #6ab4ba
      ΔE = 2.671
    2. Newport
      #72bbc9
      ΔE = 2.919
  27. Chrysler

    1. Turquoise
      #69b4bd
      ΔE = 2.705
    2. Turquoise
      #7ec1ca
      ΔE = 2.845
  28. Behr

    1. 520D-4 Shallow Sea
      #7ec1ca
      ΔE = 2.845
  29. Vista Paint

    1. Aquavit
      #7ac3ca
      ΔE = 2.901
  30. Berger

    1. Aquavit / 7456
      #7ac3ca
      ΔE = 2.901
  31. Scib Paints

    1. Aquavit / 7456
      #7ac3ca
      ΔE = 2.901
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-B30G
      #84babc
      ΔE = 2.988

#72bbc2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bbc2 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #72bbc2">…</p>

#72bbc2 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #72bbc2">…</p>

#72bbc2 shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72bbc2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7519170
Binary
01110010, 10111011, 11000010
Hexadecimal
#72bbc2
Closest short hex
#7bb ΔE = 2.871
RGB
rgb(114, 187, 194)
RGBA
rgba(114, 187, 194, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.378, b: 0.392
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 59.674%, blue: 76.078%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9258046 / 0xff72bbc2
HSL
hsl(185, 40%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(185, 40%%, 60%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 185° (185.250), saturation: 41% (0.412), value: 76% (0.761)
HSP
hue: 185.250, saturation: 41.237, perceived brightness: 66.439
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 201.272, S: 62.065, L: 71.562
Cubehelix
H: -182.937, S: 0.541, L: 0.650
TSL
T: -1.578, S: 0.151, L: 0.651
CMYK
cyan: 41 (0.412), magenta: 4 (0.036), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 24 (0.239)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 27 (0.267), yellow: 24 (0.239)
XYZ
X: 34.444, Y: 43.011, Z: 57.515
xyY
x: 0.255, y: 0.319, Y: 43.011
CIELab
L: 71.562, a: -20.950, b: -10.704
CIELuv
L: 71.562, u: -33.640, v: -13.097
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.562, C: 23.526, H: 207.064
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.562, C: 36.100, H: 201.272
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.582, a: -21.022, b: -6.089
CIECAM02
J: 61.745, C: 33.372, h: 205.819, Q: 154.814, M: 29.183, s: 43.417, H: 261.136
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.091, jaune: -1.744, green: 3.937
LMS
L: 34.377, M: 49.127, S: 57.249
YCbCr
Y: 158.558, Cb: 141.877, Cr: 95.456
YCgCo
Y: 170.500, Cg: 16.500, Co: 8.500
YDbDr
Y: 165.971, Db: 42.181, Dr: 98.828
YPbPr
Y: 171.955, Pb: 11.895, Pr: -36.822
xvYCC
Y: 163.679, Cb: 138.449, Cr: 95.654
YIQ
Y: 165.971, I: -45.736, Q: -13.258
YUV
Y: 165.971, U: 13.794, V: -45.595
Munsell Color System
5B 7/6 ΔE = 3.396
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 11.689

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