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#72bcfd Hex Color Code

#72bcfd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72bcfd is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72bcfd is comprised of 44.71% red, 73.73% green and 99.22% blue. In the HSL color space #72bcfd has a hue of 208° (degrees), 97% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.98 nm.

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#72bcfd linear gradient to complementary #dfc390

  1. #72bcfd
  2. #8fbdeb
  3. #a5bed9
  4. #b7bfc7
  5. #c6c0b5
  6. #d3c2a3
  7. #dfc390

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4999d8
  2. #57a5e4
  3. #65b0f0
  4. #72bcfd
  5. #7fc8ff
  6. #8cd4ff
  7. #99e0ff

Tones

  1. #72bcfd
  2. #83bbf1
  3. #91bbe6
  4. #9dbada
  5. #a7b9cf
  6. #b0b9c3
  7. #b8b8b8

Tints and Shades

#72bcfd to White

  1. #72bcfd
  2. #8fc7fe
  3. #a8d2fe
  4. #bfddfe
  5. #d5e8ff
  6. #ebf3ff
  7. #ffffff

#72bcfd to Black

  1. #72bcfd
  2. #609ace
  3. #4e79a1
  4. #3c5a76
  5. #2b3c4e
  6. #1a2129
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0540-R90B
      #7fbcf8
      ΔE = 1.446
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. Overalls
      #86bdfd
      ΔE = 2.728

#72bcfd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bcfd foreground

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

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

#72bcfd background

Creativity takes courage.

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

#72bcfd 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 #72bcfd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7519485
Binary
01110010, 10111100, 11111101
Hexadecimal
#72bcfd
Closest short hex
#6bf ΔE = 1.175
RGB
rgb(114, 188, 253)
RGBA
rgba(114, 188, 253, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.205, g: 0.339, b: 0.456
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 63.644%, blue: 99.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9257731 / 0xff72bcfd
HSL
hsl(208, 97%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(208, 97%%, 72%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 208° (208.058), saturation: 55% (0.549), value: 99% (0.992)
HSP
hue: 208.058, saturation: 54.941, perceived brightness: 70.074
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.472, S: 97.124, L: 73.954
Cubehelix
H: -156.190, S: 0.903, L: 0.678
TSL
T: -2.151, S: 0.172, L: 0.680
CMYK
cyan: 55 (0.549), magenta: 26 (0.257), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 1 (0.008)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 26 (0.263), yellow: 1 (0.008)
XYZ
X: 42.646, Y: 46.632, Z: 99.663
xyY
x: 0.226, y: 0.247, Y: 46.632
CIELab
L: 73.954, a: -4.952, b: -39.095
CIELuv
L: 73.954, u: -32.681, v: -62.705
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.954, C: 39.407, H: 262.782
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.954, C: 70.710, H: 242.472
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.288, a: -8.030, b: -38.730
CIECAM02
J: 64.393, C: 51.256, h: 242.700, Q: 158.100, M: 44.823, s: 53.246, H: 302.447
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.245, jaune: -6.728, green: 3.249
LMS
L: 35.099, M: 49.760, S: 98.771
YCbCr
Y: 164.844, Cb: 167.487, Cr: 90.899
YCgCo
Y: 185.750, Cg: 2.250, Co: -6.250
YDbDr
Y: 173.284, Db: 119.945, Dr: 112.747
YPbPr
Y: 176.918, Pb: 41.010, Pr: -39.990
xvYCC
Y: 167.941, Cb: 164.024, Cr: 92.872
YIQ
Y: 173.284, I: -64.965, Q: 4.576
YUV
Y: 173.284, U: 39.229, V: -52.011
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 7.357
Brand Color
Skype ΔE = 8.585

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