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#72bce9 Hex Color Code

#72bce9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72bce9 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72bce9 is comprised of 44.71% red, 73.73% green and 91.37% blue. In the HSL color space #72bce9 has a hue of 203° (degrees), 73% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.53 nm.

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#72bce9 linear gradient to complementary #daad81

  1. #72bce9
  2. #8ebad8
  3. #a3b7c6
  4. #b4b5b5
  5. #c2b2a4
  6. #cfb092
  7. #daad81

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c9ac5
  2. #59a5d1
  3. #66b0dd
  4. #72bce9
  5. #7ec8f5
  6. #8bd4ff
  7. #97e0ff

Tones

  1. #72bce9
  2. #80badf
  3. #8cb7d5
  4. #96b5cb
  5. #9fb3c2
  6. #a7b0b8
  7. #aeaeae

Tints and Shades

#72bce9 to White

  1. #72bce9
  2. #8dc7ed
  3. #a6d2f1
  4. #beddf4
  5. #d4e8f8
  6. #eaf4fb
  7. #ffffff

#72bce9 to Black

  1. #72bce9
  2. #5f9abe
  3. #4d7995
  4. #3b5a6d
  5. #2a3c48
  6. #192127
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.059
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    1. ★ Lobelia
      #6fb9e1
      ΔE = 2.062
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    1. ★ 63.18.15
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      ΔE = 2.258
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    1. 2915
      #73b5e0
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      ΔE = 2.467
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      ΔE = 2.859
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      #78bfe4
      ΔE = 2.674
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#72bce9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bce9 foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #72bce9">…</p>

#72bce9 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #72bce9">…</p>

#72bce9 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 #72bce9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7519465
Binary
01110010, 10111100, 11101001
Hexadecimal
#72bce9
Closest short hex
#6be ΔE = 1.597
RGB
rgb(114, 188, 233)
RGBA
rgba(114, 188, 233, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.213, g: 0.351, b: 0.436
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 62.599%, blue: 91.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9257751 / 0xff72bce9
HSL
hsl(203, 73%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 73%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (202.689), saturation: 51% (0.511), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 202.689, saturation: 51.073, perceived brightness: 68.847
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.963, S: 69.531, L: 73.170
Cubehelix
H: -162.785, S: 0.762, L: 0.670
TSL
T: -1.983, S: 0.163, L: 0.671
CMYK
cyan: 51 (0.511), magenta: 19 (0.193), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 9 (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 26 (0.263), yellow: 9 (0.086)
XYZ
X: 39.625, Y: 45.424, Z: 83.755
xyY
x: 0.235, y: 0.269, Y: 45.424
CIELab
L: 73.170, a: -10.833, b: -29.509
CIELuv
L: 73.170, u: -33.116, v: -45.517
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.170, C: 31.435, H: 249.841
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.170, C: 56.289, H: 233.963
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.397, a: -12.998, b: -26.502
CIECAM02
J: 63.535, C: 44.230, h: 234.333, Q: 157.042, M: 38.679, s: 49.628, H: 296.337
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.194, jaune: -5.016, green: 3.459
LMS
L: 34.950, M: 49.737, S: 83.101
YCbCr
Y: 162.884, Cb: 158.707, Cr: 92.319
YCgCo
Y: 180.750, Cg: 7.250, Co: -1.250
YDbDr
Y: 171.004, Db: 93.285, Dr: 108.407
YPbPr
Y: 175.478, Pb: 31.010, Pr: -39.070
xvYCC
Y: 166.705, Cb: 155.240, Cr: 93.680
YIQ
Y: 171.004, I: -58.540, Q: -1.647
YUV
Y: 171.004, U: 30.509, V: -50.010
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 1.982
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 5.158

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