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#72bbf6 Hex Color Code

#72bbf6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72bbf6 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72bbf6 is comprised of 44.71% red, 73.33% green and 96.47% blue. In the HSL color space #72bbf6 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 88% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.71 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#72bbf6 linear gradient to complementary #ddbd8b

  1. #72bbf6
  2. #8fbbe4
  3. #a4bbd3
  4. #b6bcc1
  5. #c5bcaf
  6. #d2bd9d
  7. #ddbd8b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a99d1
  2. #58a4dd
  3. #65afea
  4. #72bbf6
  5. #7fc7ff
  6. #8bd3ff
  7. #98dfff

Tones

  1. #72bbf6
  2. #82baeb
  3. #8fb9e0
  4. #9ab7d5
  5. #a4b6ca
  6. #acb5bf
  7. #b4b4b4

Tints and Shades

#72bbf6 to white

  1. #72bbf6
  2. #8ec6f8
  3. #a7d1f9
  4. #bfdcfb
  5. #d5e8fc
  6. #eaf3fe
  7. #ffffff

#72bbf6 to black

  1. #72bbf6
  2. #5f99c8
  3. #4d789d
  4. #3c5973
  5. #2a3c4c
  6. #192128
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0540-R90B
      #7fbcf8
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  2. Plascon

    1. Big Sur B3-A2-1
      #70b4ec
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  3. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1050-R90B
      #6fbaed
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2141 U
      #83bae9
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 45.8%

#72bbf6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bbf6 foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #72bbf6">…</p>

#72bbf6 background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #72bbf6">…</p>

#72bbf6 shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72bbf6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7519222
Binary
01110010, 10111011, 11110110
Hexadecimal
#72bbf6
LRV
≈ 45.8%
Closest short hex
#6bf ΔE = 1.875
RGB
rgb(114, 187, 246)
RGBA
rgba(114, 187, 246, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.208, g: 0.342, b: 0.450
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.631%, blue: 0.965%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9257994 / 0xff72bbf6
HSL
hsl(207, 88%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 88%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.818), saturation: 54% (0.537), value: 96% (0.965)
HSP
hue: 206.818, saturation: 53.659%, perceived brightness: 69.392%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 240.544, S: 87.388, L: 73.395
Cubehelix
H: -157.710, S: 0.849, L: 0.673
TSL
T: -2.110, S: 0.168, L: 0.674
CMYK
cyan: 54% (0.537), magenta: 24% (0.240), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 4% (0.035)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 27% (0.267), yellow: 4% (0.035)
XYZ
X: 41.338, Y: 45.768, Z: 93.827
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.253, Y: 45.768
CIELab
L: 73.395, a: -6.496, b: -36.191
CIELuv
L: 73.395, u: -32.457, v: -57.471
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.395, C: 36.769, H: 259.824
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.395, C: 66.003, H: 240.544
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.652, a: -9.321, b: -34.872
CIECAM02
J: 63.767, C: 48.944, h: 240.815, Q: 157.329, M: 42.800, s: 52.158, H: 301.548
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.231, jaune: -6.209, green: 3.265
LMS
L: 34.717, M: 49.179, S: 93.016
YCbCr
Y: 163.654, Cb: 164.705, Cr: 91.764
YCgCo
Y: 183.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: -4.500
YDbDr
Y: 171.899, Db: 111.497, Dr: 110.112
YPbPr
Y: 175.699, Pb: 37.895, Pr: -39.214
xvYCC
Y: 166.894, Cb: 161.288, Cr: 93.553
YIQ
Y: 171.899, I: -62.442, Q: 2.921
YUV
Y: 171.899, U: 36.466, V: -50.796
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 5.703
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 7.592

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