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#72bbed Hex Color Code

#72bbed Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72bbed is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72bbed is comprised of 44.71% red, 73.33% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #72bbed has a hue of 204° (degrees), 77% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.81 nm.

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#72bbed linear gradient to complementary #dab385

  1. #72bbed
  2. #8ebadc
  3. #a3b8ca
  4. #b4b7b9
  5. #c2b6a8
  6. #cfb497
  7. #dab385

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c99c9
  2. #59a4d5
  3. #65afe1
  4. #72bbed
  5. #7ec7f9
  6. #8bd3ff
  7. #97dfff

Tones

  1. #72bbed
  2. #81b9e3
  3. #8db7d9
  4. #97b5ce
  5. #a1b4c4
  6. #a9b2ba
  7. #b0b0b0

Tints and Shades

#72bbed to White

  1. #72bbed
  2. #8ec6f0
  3. #a7d1f3
  4. #bedcf6
  5. #d4e8f9
  6. #eaf3fc
  7. #ffffff

#72bbed to Black

  1. #72bbed
  2. #5f99c1
  3. #4d7897
  4. #3b596f
  5. #2a3c4a
  6. #192127
  7. #000000

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      #6fbaed
      ΔE = 0.487
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ True Blue / 2066-50
      #6dbbeb
      ΔE = 1.211
    2. ★ Blue Wave / 2065-50
      #6fb9e6
      ΔE = 1.905
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. Mist Blue
      #84b9e4
      ΔE = 2.398
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. 32-d1
      #80b9e1
      ΔE = 2.520
  5. Peintures MF

    1. Bouteille bleu
      #6db4e4
      ΔE = 2.556
    2. Pharaon
      #84b7e6
      ΔE = 2.941
  6. Behr

    1. 560B-4 Enchanting
      #7bb6df
      ΔE = 2.665
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2915
      #73b5e0
      ΔE = 2.721
    2. 292
      #78b3e0
      ΔE = 2.944
  8. Duron

    1. Flyway
      #7bc2f6
      ΔE = 2.766
  9. Tikkurila

    1. J358
      #7bb9e0
      ΔE = 2.859
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      #74b5df
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      ΔE = 2.902

#72bbed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bbed foreground

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

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

#72bbed background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #72bbed">…</p>

#72bbed shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72bbed">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7519213
Binary
01110010, 10111011, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#72bbed
Closest short hex
#7be ΔE = 0.962
RGB
rgb(114, 187, 237)
RGBA
rgba(114, 187, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.212, g: 0.348, b: 0.441
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 62.671%, blue: 92.941%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9258003 / 0xff72bbed
HSL
hsl(204, 77%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 77%%, 69%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.390), saturation: 52% (0.519), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 204.390, saturation: 51.899, perceived brightness: 68.841
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 236.717, S: 75.158, L: 73.043
Cubehelix
H: -160.695, S: 0.786, L: 0.669
TSL
T: -2.034, S: 0.164, L: 0.670
CMYK
cyan: 52 (0.519), magenta: 21 (0.211), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 7 (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 27 (0.267), yellow: 7 (0.071)
XYZ
X: 39.990, Y: 45.229, Z: 86.727
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.263, Y: 45.229
CIELab
L: 73.043, a: -9.140, b: -31.872
CIELuv
L: 73.043, u: -32.648, v: -49.734
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.043, C: 33.157, H: 253.998
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.043, C: 59.492, H: 236.717
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.253, a: -11.551, b: -29.382
CIECAM02
J: 63.382, C: 45.760, h: 237.038, Q: 156.853, M: 40.017, s: 50.510, H: 299.440
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.208, jaune: -5.438, green: 3.360
LMS
L: 34.651, M: 49.168, S: 86.023
YCbCr
Y: 162.772, Cb: 160.754, Cr: 92.403
YCgCo
Y: 181.250, Cg: 5.750, Co: -2.250
YDbDr
Y: 170.873, Db: 99.500, Dr: 108.159
YPbPr
Y: 175.051, Pb: 33.395, Pr: -38.800
xvYCC
Y: 166.338, Cb: 157.335, Cr: 93.917
YIQ
Y: 170.873, I: -59.550, Q: 0.120
YUV
Y: 170.873, U: 32.542, V: -49.895
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.194
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 5.798

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