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#72bddb Hex Color Code

#72bddb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72bddb is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72bddb is comprised of 44.71% red, 74.12% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #72bddb has a hue of 197° (degrees), 59% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.12 nm.

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#72bddb linear gradient to complementary #d69977

  1. #72bddb
  2. #8db7ca
  3. #a1b2b9
  4. #b2aca9
  5. #c0a698
  6. #cc9f88
  7. #d69977

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d9bb8
  2. #5aa6c3
  3. #66b1cf
  4. #72bddb
  5. #7ec9e7
  6. #8ad5f3
  7. #96e1ff

Tones

  1. #72bddb
  2. #7eb9d2
  3. #89b6c9
  4. #92b2c1
  5. #9aaeb8
  6. #a1abb0
  7. #a7a7a7

Tints and Shades

#72bddb to white

  1. #72bddb
  2. #8dc8e1
  3. #a5d3e7
  4. #bcdeed
  5. #d3e9f3
  6. #e9f4f9
  7. #ffffff

#72bddb to black

  1. #72bddb
  2. #5f9bb3
  3. #4d7a8c
  4. #3b5a67
  5. #2a3d45
  6. #192125
  7. #000000

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      #6dbede
      ΔE = 0.747 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
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      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  2. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sunrise River / KM3173-2
      #6bbfde
      ΔE = 1.102 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 90 18 220 / Arctis 120
      #6cc0e0
      ΔE = 1.259 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
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      #78c0d8
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  4. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Sky
      #7cbcd7
      ΔE = 1.337 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

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      #7cbcd9
      ΔE = 1.421 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
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      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
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      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 540B-4 Horizon Haze
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      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. 530B-4 Bliss Blue
      #72c3df
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
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      #66bcda
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
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      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
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      #7cbed7
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
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      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
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      #83bdda
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
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      #65bad9
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
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      #83bdda
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
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      #74b8d3
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
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      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
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      #80bcd8
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
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      #68b8d8
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
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      #6ebfd9
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
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      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
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      #7dbfd7
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
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      #7dbfd7
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
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      #61c0e1
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
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      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
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      #7fc0d9
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
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      #7fc0d9
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
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      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
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      #7cb9d1
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
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    1. T2001-1
      #61b9d9
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
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    1. 30-d2
      #68bbe0
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
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      #62bbe0
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

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      #7dbfe0
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
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      #81c0d8
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
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      #84b9d1
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
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      #77b7d0
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  29. Plascon

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      #5cbce0
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

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      #6cc3e0
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
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      #65c1de
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
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      #7dc0d7
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
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      #7cbcd1
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
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    1. Piscine
      #69b9d3
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
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      #6eb6d7
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
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      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
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      #58bfe3
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
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      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 42.5%

#72bddb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bddb foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #72bddb">…</p>

#72bddb background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

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

#72bddb shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72bddb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7519707
Binary
01110010, 10111101, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#72bddb
LRV
≈ 45.1%
Closest short hex
#6bd ΔE = 1.611
RGB
rgb(114, 189, 219)
RGBA
rgba(114, 189, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.218, g: 0.362, b: 0.420
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.619%, blue: 0.859%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9257509 / 0xff72bddb
HSL
hsl(197, 59%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(197, 59%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 197° (197.143), saturation: 48% (0.479), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 197.143, saturation: 47.945%, perceived brightness: 68.287%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 224.052, S: 65.440, L: 72.947
Cubehelix
H: -169.522, S: 0.677, L: 0.666
TSL
T: -1.833, S: 0.159, L: 0.667
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.479), magenta: 14% (0.137), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 26% (0.259), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 37.919, Y: 45.084, Z: 73.708
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.288, Y: 45.084
CIELab
L: 72.947, a: -15.314, b: -22.252
CIELuv
L: 72.947, u: -33.830, v: -32.729
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.947, C: 27.013, H: 235.464
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.947, C: 47.071, H: 224.052
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.145, a: -16.699, b: -18.084
CIECAM02
J: 63.299, C: 39.599, h: 225.091, Q: 156.751, M: 34.629, s: 47.002, H: 285.443
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.154, jaune: -3.736, green: 3.689
LMS
L: 35.185, M: 50.300, S: 73.211
YCbCr
Y: 162.016, Cb: 152.270, Cr: 92.945
YCgCo
Y: 177.750, Cg: 11.250, Co: 2.250
YDbDr
Y: 169.995, Db: 73.740, Dr: 106.485
YPbPr
Y: 175.185, Pb: 23.625, Pr: -38.880
xvYCC
Y: 166.453, Cb: 148.753, Cr: 93.847
YIQ
Y: 169.995, I: -54.317, Q: -6.525
YUV
Y: 169.995, U: 24.117, V: -49.125
Munsell Color System
10B 7/8 ΔE = 2.544
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 6.077

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