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#72bcdc Hex Color Code

#72bcdc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72bcdc is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72bcdc is comprised of 44.71% red, 73.73% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #72bcdc has a hue of 198° (degrees), 60% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.66 nm.

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#72bcdc linear gradient to complementary #d59c79

  1. #72bcdc
  2. #8db7cb
  3. #a1b2bb
  4. #b1acaa
  5. #bfa79a
  6. #cba289
  7. #d59c79

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d9ab9
  2. #5aa5c4
  3. #66b0d0
  4. #72bcdc
  5. #7ec8e8
  6. #8ad4f4
  7. #96dfff

Tones

  1. #72bcdc
  2. #7eb9d3
  3. #89b5ca
  4. #92b2c1
  5. #9aaeb8
  6. #a1abb0
  7. #a7a7a7

Tints and Shades

#72bcdc to White

  1. #72bcdc
  2. #8dc7e2
  3. #a5d2e8
  4. #bcddee
  5. #d3e8f3
  6. #e9f4f9
  7. #ffffff

#72bcdc to Black

  1. #72bcdc
  2. #5f9ab4
  3. #4d798d
  4. #3b5a68
  5. #2a3c45
  6. #192125
  7. #000000

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      #79bede
      ΔE = 1.175
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  3. Dutch Boy

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      #68bbe0
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    1. ★ St. Lucia Skies / 781
      #7ebddc
      ΔE = 1.654
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      #62bbe0
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    1. ★ 2463
      #68b8dc
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      ΔE = 2.887
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    1. ★ Glorious Sky 25-8
      #7dbfe0
      ΔE = 2.020
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      ΔE = 2.037
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      #61badf
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      #61b9de
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      #66bcda
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      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.338
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      #7bb8d9
      ΔE = 2.338
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      ΔE = 2.338
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      ΔE = 2.378
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      ΔE = 2.413
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      #78bfe4
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      ΔE = 2.974
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#72bcdc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bcdc foreground

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

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<p style="color: #72bcdc">…</p>

#72bcdc background

Creativity takes courage.

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

#72bcdc shadow

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Edward Hopper
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7519452
Binary
01110010, 10111100, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#72bcdc
Closest short hex
#6bd ΔE = 1.352
RGB
rgb(114, 188, 220)
RGBA
rgba(114, 188, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.218, g: 0.360, b: 0.421
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 61.795%, blue: 86.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9257764 / 0xff72bcdc
HSL
hsl(198, 60%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(198, 60%%, 65%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 198° (198.113), saturation: 48% (0.482), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 198.113, saturation: 48.182, perceived brightness: 68.094
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 225.795, S: 65.297, L: 72.699
Cubehelix
H: -168.357, S: 0.680, L: 0.664
TSL
T: -1.857, S: 0.158, L: 0.665
CMYK
cyan: 48 (0.482), magenta: 15 (0.145), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 14 (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 26 (0.263), yellow: 14 (0.137)
XYZ
X: 37.836, Y: 44.708, Z: 74.332
xyY
x: 0.241, y: 0.285, Y: 44.708
CIELab
L: 72.699, a: -14.512, b: -23.174
CIELuv
L: 72.699, u: -33.416, v: -34.356
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.699, C: 27.343, H: 237.944
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.699, C: 47.927, H: 225.795
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.864, a: -16.005, b: -19.107
CIECAM02
J: 63.016, C: 39.978, h: 226.698, Q: 156.399, M: 34.960, s: 47.279, H: 287.371
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.159, jaune: -3.899, green: 3.620
LMS
L: 34.861, M: 49.724, S: 73.820
YCbCr
Y: 161.610, Cb: 153.000, Cr: 93.242
YCgCo
Y: 177.500, Cg: 10.500, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 169.522, Db: 75.956, Dr: 105.586
YPbPr
Y: 174.542, Pb: 24.510, Pr: -38.472
xvYCC
Y: 165.901, Cb: 149.530, Cr: 94.205
YIQ
Y: 169.522, I: -54.363, Q: -5.691
YUV
Y: 169.522, U: 24.841, V: -48.710
Munsell Color System
10B 7/8 ΔE = 2.772
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 5.861

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