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#72bbf3 Hex Color Code

#72bbf3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72bbf3 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72bbf3 is comprised of 44.71% red, 73.33% green and 95.29% blue. In the HSL color space #72bbf3 has a hue of 206° (degrees), 84% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.11 nm.

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#72bbf3 linear gradient to complementary #dcb989

  1. #72bbf3
  2. #8ebbe1
  3. #a4bad0
  4. #b5babe
  5. #c4b9ad
  6. #d1b99b
  7. #dcb989

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b99cf
  2. #58a4db
  3. #65afe7
  4. #72bbf3
  5. #7fc7ff
  6. #8bd3ff
  7. #98dfff

Tones

  1. #72bbf3
  2. #81bae8
  3. #8eb8de
  4. #99b7d3
  5. #a3b6c8
  6. #abb4be
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#72bbf3 to White

  1. #72bbf3
  2. #8ec6f5
  3. #a7d1f7
  4. #bedcf9
  5. #d5e8fb
  6. #eaf3fd
  7. #ffffff

#72bbf3 to Black

  1. #72bbf3
  2. #5f99c6
  3. #4d789b
  4. #3c5972
  5. #2a3c4b
  6. #192128
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.454
  3. Duron

    1. Flyway
      #7bc2f6
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  4. Peintures MF

    1. Pharaon
      #84b7e6
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  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 0540-R90B
      #7fbcf8
      ΔE = 2.751
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. True Blue / 2066-50
      #6dbbeb
      ΔE = 2.957

#72bbf3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bbf3 foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #72bbf3">…</p>

#72bbf3 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #72bbf3">…</p>

#72bbf3 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 #72bbf3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7519219
Binary
01110010, 10111011, 11110011
Hexadecimal
#72bbf3
Closest short hex
#7be ΔE = 1.240
RGB
rgb(114, 187, 243)
RGBA
rgba(114, 187, 243, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.210, g: 0.344, b: 0.447
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 62.988%, blue: 95.294%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9257997 / 0xff72bbf3
HSL
hsl(206, 84%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(206, 84%%, 70%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 206° (206.047), saturation: 53% (0.531), value: 95% (0.953)
HSP
hue: 206.047, saturation: 53.086, perceived brightness: 69.207
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.357, S: 83.271, L: 73.276
Cubehelix
H: -158.658, S: 0.828, L: 0.672
TSL
T: -2.086, S: 0.167, L: 0.673
CMYK
cyan: 53 (0.531), magenta: 23 (0.230), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 5 (0.047)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 27 (0.267), yellow: 5 (0.047)
XYZ
X: 40.882, Y: 45.586, Z: 91.421
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.256, Y: 45.586
CIELab
L: 73.276, a: -7.383, b: -34.756
CIELuv
L: 73.276, u: -32.520, v: -54.894
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.276, C: 35.531, H: 258.007
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.276, C: 63.803, H: 239.357
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.517, a: -10.074, b: -33.019
CIECAM02
J: 63.637, C: 47.876, h: 239.635, Q: 157.168, M: 41.866, s: 51.612, H: 300.989
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.223, jaune: -5.953, green: 3.295
LMS
L: 34.695, M: 49.175, S: 90.646
YCbCr
Y: 163.360, Cb: 163.388, Cr: 91.977
YCgCo
Y: 182.750, Cg: 4.250, Co: -3.750
YDbDr
Y: 171.557, Db: 107.498, Dr: 109.461
YPbPr
Y: 175.483, Pb: 36.395, Pr: -39.076
xvYCC
Y: 166.709, Cb: 159.971, Cr: 93.674
YIQ
Y: 171.557, I: -61.478, Q: 1.987
YUV
Y: 171.557, U: 35.158, V: -50.496
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.827
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 6.932

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