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#72bdde Hex Color Code

#72bdde Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72bdde is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72bdde is comprised of 44.71% red, 74.12% green and 87.06% blue. In the HSL color space #72bdde has a hue of 198° (degrees), 62% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.54 nm.

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#72bdde linear gradient to complementary #d79d79

  1. #72bdde
  2. #8db8cd
  3. #a2b3bc
  4. #b2adab
  5. #c0a89a
  6. #cca38a
  7. #d79d79

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d9bba
  2. #59a6c6
  3. #66b1d2
  4. #72bdde
  5. #7ec9ea
  6. #8ad5f6
  7. #96e1ff

Tones

  1. #72bdde
  2. #7fbad5
  3. #89b6cc
  4. #92b3c3
  5. #9aafba
  6. #a2acb1
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#72bdde to white

  1. #72bdde
  2. #8dc8e4
  3. #a5d3e9
  4. #bddeef
  5. #d3e9f4
  6. #e9f4fa
  7. #ffffff

#72bdde to black

  1. #72bdde
  2. #5f9bb5
  3. #4d7a8e
  4. #3b5a69
  5. #2a3d45
  6. #192125
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 66.15.15
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      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
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      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
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      #83bdda
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
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#72bdde HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bdde foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #72bdde">…</p>

#72bdde background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #72bdde">…</p>

#72bdde shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72bdde">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7519710
Binary
01110010, 10111101, 11011110
Hexadecimal
#72bdde
LRV
≈ 45.2%
Closest short hex
#7bd ΔE = 1.335
RGB
rgb(114, 189, 222)
RGBA
rgba(114, 189, 222, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.217, g: 0.360, b: 0.423
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.621%, blue: 0.871%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9257506 / 0xff72bdde
HSL
hsl(198, 62%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(198, 62%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 198° (198.333), saturation: 49% (0.486), value: 87% (0.871)
HSP
hue: 198.333, saturation: 48.649%, perceived brightness: 68.456%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 226.277, S: 65.772, L: 73.052
Cubehelix
H: -168.092, S: 0.695, L: 0.667
TSL
T: -1.863, S: 0.160, L: 0.668
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.486), magenta: 15% (0.149), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.129)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 26% (0.259), yellow: 13% (0.129)
XYZ
X: 38.317, Y: 45.243, Z: 75.807
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.284, Y: 45.243
CIELab
L: 73.052, a: -14.481, b: -23.723
CIELuv
L: 73.052, u: -33.758, v: -35.297
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.052, C: 27.793, H: 238.600
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.052, C: 48.841, H: 226.277
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.263, a: -16.027, b: -19.736
CIECAM02
J: 63.415, C: 40.518, h: 227.107, Q: 156.895, M: 35.432, s: 47.522, H: 287.860
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.162, jaune: -3.994, green: 3.649
LMS
L: 35.204, M: 50.303, S: 75.279
YCbCr
Y: 162.310, Cb: 153.587, Cr: 92.732
YCgCo
Y: 178.500, Cg: 10.500, Co: 1.500
YDbDr
Y: 170.337, Db: 77.739, Dr: 107.136
YPbPr
Y: 175.401, Pb: 25.125, Pr: -39.018
xvYCC
Y: 166.639, Cb: 150.071, Cr: 93.725
YIQ
Y: 170.337, I: -55.280, Q: -5.592
YUV
Y: 170.337, U: 25.425, V: -49.425
Munsell Color System
10B 7/8 ΔE = 2.460
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 5.451

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