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#72bcb8 Hex Color Code

#72bcb8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72bcb8 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72bcb8 is comprised of 44.71% red, 73.73% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #72bcb8 has a hue of 177° (degrees), 36% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 492.78 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#72bcb8 linear gradient to complementary #c96572

  1. #72bcb8
  2. #8aafac
  3. #9ca2a0
  4. #ab9494
  5. #b78589
  6. #c1767d
  7. #c96572

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #509a96
  2. #5ba5a1
  3. #67b1ad
  4. #72bcb8
  5. #7dc8c3
  6. #89d3cf
  7. #94dfdb

Tones

  1. #72bcb8
  2. #7ab6b2
  3. #82b0ad
  4. #88aaa7
  5. #8ea3a2
  6. #939d9c
  7. #979797

Tints and Shades

#72bcb8 to white

  1. #72bcb8
  2. #8bc7c4
  3. #a3d2cf
  4. #badddb
  5. #d1e9e7
  6. #e8f4f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#72bcb8 to black

  1. #72bcb8
  2. #5f9a97
  3. #4c7977
  4. #3a5a58
  5. #293c3b
  6. #182120
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Polished Aqua / 482
      #77bcb6
      ΔE = 1.032 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Port Hope / 213
      #54c3c1
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5724 - Polished Aqua
      #77bcb6
      ΔE = 1.032 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. DE 5738 - Castaway
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 4.085 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Swim
      #73bab8
      ΔE = 1.064 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. ★ Enchanted Isle R241D
      #7fbeb8
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Meadow Green
      #7abfba
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Emerald Green
      #72b2b2
      ΔE = 3.756 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  5. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 730-4
      #7bb9b4
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. RAL 730-3
      #7db8ba
      ΔE = 3.371 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  6. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1164T Woven Blue
      #67b9b7
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. 1154T River Walk
      #67c1ba
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 37/17
      #78bcbc
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 2613
      #84bcb0
      ΔE = 4.184 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 72.15.15
      #71bbbc
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 75.15.15
      #8bb8ae
      ΔE = 4.916 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  9. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Green Meadow / 7528
      #7fbfbb
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Riverdale / 9264
      #8bbdb8
      ΔE = 3.723 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Ocean Mist G6-C2-2
      #70b8b8
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Powdered Fern G5-C2-2
      #74c0b0
      ΔE = 4.824 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ N8.18.65 (RAL 6027)
      #7bb8b2
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. P7.25.61
      #68b6bb
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  12. Flügger

    1. ★ Lifeguard Pretty (IN-794)
      #75c1c0
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Picnic Haven / KM3254-2
      #71b8b0
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. T-bird Turquoise / HL 4301-3
      #71c0b1
      ΔE = 4.465 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  14. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2945
      #61beba
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  15. Loop

    1. Milano / LP-251
      #61bebc
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  16. Nerolac

    1. Evan's Delight - 2495
      #65b7b3
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Al Fresco - 4329
      #7fc2c5
      ΔE = 4.130 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  17. General Paint

    1. Fondly / CL 2134M
      #7eb8b2
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Cachet / CL 2154M
      #7db3b7
      ΔE = 4.954 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  18. Tollens

    1. T2025-2
      #7db7b4
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. T2017-1
      #7ebac1
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. Aquarelle
      #7cb7b5
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Chatoiement vert
      #7cb4b8
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Legendary Blue 22-9
      #64b9b9
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Aspiration 23-28
      #8fc0b7
      ΔE = 4.880 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  21. Disney

    1. 3C-80-3 Atta Boy Blue
      #66b8b8
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. C1-6 Lost Shadow
      #8ab3ac
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. Sapphire Blue
      #71b5b3
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Nautilus Blue
      #6fc0c4
      ΔE = 3.534 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  23. FolkArt

    1. Dutch Aqua / 4664
      #79c1b8
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  24. KILZ

    1. Soothing Eucalyptus / E731
      #84bcb9
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Spearmint Leaf / E721
      #74b9ae
      ΔE = 3.075 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 2-29-4 Great Divide
      #68bec0
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 3-29-4 Lovebird
      #88bfba
      ΔE = 3.327 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  26. Fender

    1. 97 / Tropical Turquoise
      #83bfbd
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  27. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2040-B60G
      #68bdb3
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Natural Green / S 2030-B50G
      #85c0bc
      ΔE = 3.003 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. Meadown Green / 7528
      #7fc2bb
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Green Grace / 7544
      #82bdb1
      ΔE = 3.946 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. Meadow Green
      #7fc2bb
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Green Grace
      #82bdb1
      ΔE = 3.946 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  30. Berger

    1. Meadown Green / 7528
      #7fc2bb
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Green Grace / 7544
      #82bdb1
      ΔE = 3.946 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  31. Kaessbohrer

    1. Gruen / 6324
      #5fbeb7
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  32. Dupont

    1. CAS435
      #61b9ba
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. CAS419
      #5dbab1
      ΔE = 3.537 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  33. Ressource Peintures

    1. Archipel / SL29
      #76b8ae
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Belle Étoile / C05
      #87bdbd
      ΔE = 3.617 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  34. Pantone / PMS

    1. 563
      #7dbab0
      ΔE = 3.010 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. 325
      #57c7c2
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  35. Glidden

    1. Capri Teal / 50GG 43/213
      #7dbab0
      ΔE = 3.010 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Robins Egg
      #84c3c1
      ΔE = 3.591 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Cooled Blue - 6759
      #75b9ae
      ΔE = 3.092 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Little Blue Box - 9044
      #8ac5ba
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  37. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. T32 Huon Green
      #71b3b1
      ΔE = 3.161 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  38. Dutch Boy

    1. Talkative Turquoise
      #62c3c1
      ΔE = 3.212 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Lake Champlain
      #8bbdbe
      ΔE = 4.404 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  39. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-B40G
      #83b7b5
      ΔE = 3.237 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. S 2020-B50G
      #83b6af
      ΔE = 3.606 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  40. Duron

    1. Reflecting Pool
      #7eb6b7
      ΔE = 3.506 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Cooled Blue
      #66c5bd
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  41. Coronado Paint

    1. 7456 - Aquavit
      #78c1c4
      ΔE = 3.542 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. 7544 - Green Grace
      #83b8aa
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  42. ICI Paints

    1. Northbay 70GG 43/201
      #78b3ac
      ΔE = 3.545 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Silver Springs 70GG 48/133
      #91b9b3
      ΔE = 5.029 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  43. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Carribean Green 302-4
      #87b9b2
      ΔE = 3.580 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Caribbean Green / PPG1141-4
      #89bab2
      ΔE = 3.928 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  44. Porter Paints

    1. Caribbean Green / 302-4
      #87b9b2
      ΔE = 3.580 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Pale Jade / 202-4
      #73c2b5
      ΔE = 3.977 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  45. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 16 D 41 - Green
      #89c0ba
      ΔE = 3.613 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  46. Abet Laminati

    1. Azzurro Lago 486
      #64b7ad
      ΔE = 3.614 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  47. TRUMATCH

    1. 24-b
      #6cc1b5
      ΔE = 3.644 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 24-c3
      #78b2ab
      ΔE = 3.866 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  48. Devoe Paint

    1. Vista Marine / 10BG 39/244
      #6cb3b4
      ΔE = 3.665 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Sea King / 90GG 38/242
      #6cb1ab
      ΔE = 3.992 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  49. Dulux

    1. 55GG 46/244
      #78beb1
      ΔE = 3.670 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. 80GG 39/220
      #6db0ac
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  50. Paint & Paper Library

    1. Deep Water Green
      #84bab0
      ΔE = 3.730 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  51. Colortrend

    1. Veranda Blue
      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 3.759 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  52. Rodda Paint

    1. Veranda Blue H84
      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 3.759 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  53. Bristol

    1. Bras D'Or / P132-C3
      #8cbdb8
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Aquamarine Sea / P131-C4
      #5fc6c2
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  54. Nippon Paint

    1. Set Sail / NP BGG 1595 T
      #5cc4c3
      ΔE = 3.950 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Persian Blue / NP BGG 1588 T
      #5dc0c5
      ΔE = 4.345 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  55. Taubmans

    1. Aqua Fiesta / T12 49.E6
      #89c0b7
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Aegean Myth / T12 48.D4
      #90bdb5
      ΔE = 4.834 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  56. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10655
      #8bbfb7
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. CF10667
      #8bb7b5
      ΔE = 4.338 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  57. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Picnic Haven / 7527
      #6cb3a9
      ΔE = 4.147 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. Turquoise Trick / 7472
      #85b5b8
      ΔE = 4.939 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  58. Levis

    1. Shady Blue A50
      #6db0ac
      ΔE = 4.168 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  59. Crown Diamond

    1. 7340-42 Cool!
      #64bbc1
      ΔE = 4.171 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 7285-42 Tonga Bay
      #62bdaf
      ΔE = 4.562 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  60. Pascol

    1. Cactus Bush PV070
      #74b1a9
      ΔE = 4.252 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Foaming Seas PW070
      #86b2b2
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  61. Focoltone

    1. 2207
      #79c7c7
      ΔE = 4.257 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  62. Resene

    1. Gulf Stream G73-046-187
      #74b2a8
      ΔE = 4.387 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Tradewind G72-047-191
      #6dafa7
      ΔE = 4.910 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  63. Sico

    1. 6147-42 Tonga Bay
      #62bdaf
      ΔE = 4.562 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 6160-41 Lazuli Bunting
      #92bdbb
      ΔE = 4.955 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  64. 1829

    1. Faded Malachite
      #82bdaf
      ΔE = 4.632 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  65. Olympic

    1. Caruso A58-4
      #5eb2b4
      ΔE = 4.661 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Caribbean Green B62-3
      #8eb9af
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  66. Little Greene

    1. Twist
      #8fb9b7
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  67. Crown Paint

    1. Beatnik Blue
      #82bbad
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  68. Clark+Kensington

    1. Wish You Were Here / 31D-3
      #5ec7bf
      ΔE = 4.807 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Shopaholic / 30C-5
      #85bfb1
      ΔE = 4.902 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  69. Behr

    1. 490D-5 Winter Stuff
      #77b4a7
      ΔE = 4.818 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. River Run C40-83
      #8bb3ad
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  70. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Lily Pond Blue D04
      #86b5ab
      ΔE = 4.819 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  71. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-30-4 Key Largo
      #85b4b6
      ΔE = 4.858 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. 7503 Pacificocean
      #4cb8bb
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  72. CIL

    1. Vista Marine
      #6ab4ba
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  73. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5312
      #73afa7
      ΔE = 4.892 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. 5310
      #90bfb5
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  74. Wattyl

    1. Island Cruise / E56W
      #82c1c6
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Joyful Morning / E57W
      #7ebbc2
      ΔE = 5.118 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  75. Designers Guild

    1. Marine
      #61b5a8
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  76. Matthews Paint

    1. Tropic Turquoise / 29439
      #71b8a8
      ΔE = 5.082 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Thalassa / 8713
      #62b8c0
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  77. Benjamin Moore

    1. Teal Tone / 663
      #44bcb7
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Kokopelli Teal / 648
      #6bb8a8
      ΔE = 5.164 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  78. Diamond Paint

    1. Everglades
      #86b6aa
      ΔE = 5.166 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  79. Jotun

    1. 5306 / Pirat
      #8ec0c2
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 47.3%

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#72bcb8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bcb8 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #72bcb8">…</p>

#72bcb8 background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #72bcb8">…</p>

#72bcb8 shadow

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72bcb8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7519416
Binary
01110010, 10111100, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#72bcb8
LRV
≈ 43.0%
Closest short hex
#7bb ΔE = 1.926
RGB
rgb(114, 188, 184)
RGBA
rgba(114, 188, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.235, g: 0.387, b: 0.379
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 59.619%, blue: 73.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9257800 / 0xff72bcb8
HSL
hsl(177, 36%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(177, 36%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 177° (176.757), saturation: 39% (0.394), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 176.757, saturation: 39.362%, perceived brightness: 66.195%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 186.809, S: 61.249, L: 71.556
Cubehelix
H: -191.368, S: 0.509, L: 0.648
TSL
T: -1.438, S: 0.151, L: 0.649
CMYK
cyan: 39% (0.394), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 2% (0.021), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 26% (0.263), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 33.571, Y: 43.002, Z: 51.869
xyY
x: 0.261, y: 0.335, Y: 43.002
CIELab
L: 71.556, a: -23.961, b: -5.240
CIELuv
L: 71.556, u: -34.296, v: -4.095
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.556, C: 24.527, H: 192.336
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.556, C: 34.539, H: 186.809
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.576, a: -23.376, b: -0.994
CIECAM02
J: 61.738, C: 32.207, h: 194.278, Q: 154.806, M: 28.165, s: 42.654, H: 245.447
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.059, jaune: -0.817, green: 4.156
LMS
L: 34.651, M: 49.692, S: 51.694
YCbCr
Y: 158.082, Cb: 137.196, Cr: 95.798
YCoCg
Y: 168.500, Cg: 19.500, Co: 11.000
YDbDr
Y: 165.418, Db: 27.968, Dr: 97.774
YPbPr
Y: 171.950, Pb: 6.510, Pr: -36.816
xvYCC
Y: 163.675, Cb: 133.719, Cr: 95.660
YIQ
Y: 165.418, I: -42.798, Q: -16.892
YUV
Y: 165.418, U: 9.145, V: -45.110
Munsell Color System
10BG 7/4 ΔE = 3.069
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 15.666

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