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#72bec6 Hex Color Code

#72bec6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72bec6 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72bec6 is comprised of 44.71% red, 74.51% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #72bec6 has a hue of 186° (degrees), 42% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.06 nm.

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#72bec6 linear gradient to complementary #ce726a

  1. #72bec6
  2. #8cb2b6
  3. #9fa7a6
  4. #af9a97
  5. #bb8e88
  6. #c58079
  7. #ce726a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f9ca3
  2. #5ba7af
  3. #66b2ba
  4. #72bec6
  5. #7ecad2
  6. #89d6de
  7. #95e2ea

Tones

  1. #72bec6
  2. #7cb8bf
  3. #84b3b8
  4. #8badb1
  5. #91a7aa
  6. #97a2a3
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#72bec6 to white

  1. #72bec6
  2. #8cc9cf
  3. #a4d4d9
  4. #bbdee2
  5. #d2e9ec
  6. #e9f4f5
  7. #ffffff

#72bec6 to black

  1. #72bec6
  2. #5f9ba2
  3. #4c7a7f
  4. #3b5b5e
  5. #293d3f
  6. #192122
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-30-4 Robin's Egg
      #6abdc6
      ΔE = 1.044 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. 2-31-4 Fresco Blue
      #6abbca
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Sea of Love / 32C-5
      #70bbc3
      ΔE = 1.053 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Butterfly Wings / 32B-4
      #86c0c5
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  3. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Newport / 30BG 44/248
      #74bbc2
      ΔE = 1.107 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Pacific Coast / 18BG 47/282
      #6cc3c7
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Timberlake Teal / 90GG 45/254
      #71bec3
      ΔE = 1.284 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blue Attraction / T73-5
      #6bbbc2
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. ★ Blue Opulence / T74-4
      #7abcc6
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 37/12
      #7cc0c8
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Hydre
      #6dbac3
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Récif des Bahamas
      #5dbdc9
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Positano Blue
      #74c2cc
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Setting Sail X82R166D
      #78c0cd
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ 30BG 44/248
      #70bcc8
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ 18BG 47/282
      #68c3cc
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Castaway / 400
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. Faded Jeans / 276
      #5dbdcb
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5738 - Castaway
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. DE 5752 - Mattie
      #5dbdcb
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Nautilus Blue
      #6fc0c4
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Aquavit / 7456
      #7ac3ca
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Aquavit / 7456
      #7ac3ca
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Aquavit
      #7ac3ca
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  16. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2030-B30G
      #7ebbc1
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  17. CIL

    1. ★ Pacific Coast
      #6ac3cd
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Newport
      #72bbc9
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-c1
      #6fc0cd
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. 25-c1
      #73b9bc
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  19. Behr

    1. ★ 520D-4 Shallow Sea
      #7ec1ca
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Dreamboat PPKR-31
      #6fc5d1
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  20. Chrysler

    1. ★ Turquoise
      #7ec1ca
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2227 U
      #62c0cb
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 2227 C
      #59bec9
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Rapture Blue - 6773
      #7dc1cb
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  23. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Floridian 30BG 50/237
      #73c0cd
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Pacific Coast 18BG 47/282
      #5dbdc7
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  24. Tollens

    1. ★ T2017-1
      #7ebac1
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7440 - Swan Lake
      #67c3cd
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ 7456 - Aquavit
      #78c1c4
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  26. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3162T Early Trek
      #73b9bd
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 1172T Engaging
      #5abfcc
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  27. Crown Diamond

    1. 7340-42 Cool!
      #64bbc1
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. Madison Avenue / 759
      #6cc1cf
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  29. Sico

    1. 6153-41 Mahoney Bay
      #7dbac4
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  30. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Aquamarine 155-5
      #63c3ce
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  31. Porter Paints

    1. Aquamarine / 155-5
      #63c3ce
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  32. Jotun

    1. 0129 / Isle Of Sky
      #84bbc2
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  33. Dutch Boy

    1. Rockets
      #84bdc6
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  34. Little Greene

    1. Tropez Blue
      #73b7c2
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  35. Sikkens

    1. Q0.20.70
      #81c4cc
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  36. General Paint

    1. Nemesis / CL 2174W
      #79c5d0
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  37. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-30-4 Still Tide Water
      #84c3c9
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 48.2%

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#72bec6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72bec6 foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #72bec6">…</p>

#72bec6 background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #72bec6">…</p>

#72bec6 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72bec6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7519942
Binary
01110010, 10111110, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#72bec6
LRV
≈ 44.5%
Closest short hex
#7bb ΔE = 3.427
RGB
rgb(114, 190, 198)
RGBA
rgba(114, 190, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.227, g: 0.378, b: 0.394
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.604%, blue: 0.776%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9257274 / 0xff72bec6
HSL
hsl(186, 42%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(186, 42%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 186° (185.714), saturation: 42% (0.424), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 185.714, saturation: 42.424%, perceived brightness: 67.407%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 202.200, S: 63.396, L: 72.547
Cubehelix
H: -182.451, S: 0.572, L: 0.659
TSL
T: -1.586, S: 0.155, L: 0.660
CMYK
cyan: 42% (0.424), magenta: 4% (0.040), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 25% (0.255), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 35.542, Y: 44.479, Z: 60.128
xyY
x: 0.254, y: 0.317, Y: 44.479
CIELab
L: 72.547, a: -21.447, b: -11.417
CIELuv
L: 72.547, u: -34.757, v: -14.184
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.547, C: 24.296, H: 208.027
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.547, C: 37.540, H: 202.200
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.692, a: -21.585, b: -6.769
CIECAM02
J: 62.858, C: 34.395, h: 206.531, Q: 156.204, M: 30.078, s: 43.881, H: 262.075
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.093, jaune: -1.860, green: 4.048
LMS
L: 35.389, M: 50.862, S: 59.841
YCbCr
Y: 160.462, Cb: 142.760, Cr: 94.068
YCgCo
Y: 173.000, Cg: 17.000, Co: 7.500
YDbDr
Y: 168.188, Db: 44.864, Dr: 103.044
YPbPr
Y: 174.388, Pb: 12.740, Pr: -38.368
xvYCC
Y: 165.769, Cb: 139.191, Cr: 94.296
YIQ
Y: 168.188, I: -47.845, Q: -13.582
YUV
Y: 168.188, U: 14.672, V: -47.540
Munsell Color System
5B 7/6 ΔE = 2.474
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 11.917

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