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#72c0bb Hex Color Code

#72c0bb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72c0bb is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72c0bb is comprised of 44.71% red, 75.29% green and 73.33% blue. In the HSL color space #72c0bb has a hue of 176° (degrees), 38% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 493.08 nm.

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#72c0bb linear gradient to complementary #cf6371

  1. #72c0bb
  2. #8cb2ae
  3. #a0a4a1
  4. #af9695
  5. #bc8689
  6. #c6757d
  7. #cf6371

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f9d99
  2. #5ba9a4
  3. #66b4af
  4. #72c0bb
  5. #7eccc7
  6. #89d8d2
  7. #95e4de

Tones

  1. #72c0bb
  2. #7bbab5
  3. #82b3b0
  4. #89adaa
  5. #8fa6a4
  6. #94a09f
  7. #999999 / #999

Tints and Shades

#72c0bb to white

  1. #72c0bb
  2. #8bcbc6
  3. #a3d5d1
  4. #bbe0dc
  5. #d2eae8
  6. #e8f5f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#72c0bb to black

  1. #72c0bb
  2. #5f9d99
  3. #4c7c78
  4. #3a5c59
  5. #293d3c
  6. #192221
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Tropicana R229D
      #76c0bb
      ΔE = 0.532 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Float Your Boat X124R256D
      #8abdb3
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Meadow Green
      #7abfba
      ΔE = 1.145 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Aqua
      #8ebab7
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5264
      #7bbeb8
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. 5310
      #90bfb5
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Polished Aqua / 482
      #77bcb6
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Castaway / 400
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5724 - Polished Aqua
      #77bcb6
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. DE 5738 - Castaway
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  6. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1154T River Walk
      #67c1ba
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 1162T Persian Blue
      #57c5c6
      ΔE = 4.012 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  7. Flügger

    1. ★ Lifeguard Pretty (IN-794)
      #75c1c0
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Meadown Green / 7528
      #7fc2bb
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Kentuky Estate / 7488
      #92c4c3
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Meadow Green
      #7fc2bb
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. May Day
      #5bcdc7
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Swandive / CL 2104M
      #76c2b8
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Fondly / CL 2134M
      #7eb8b2
      ΔE = 3.307 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  11. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2945
      #61beba
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. Talkative Turquoise
      #62c3c1
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Lake Champlain
      #8bbdbe
      ΔE = 4.624 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. 7528 - Meadow Green
      #7fbeb5
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 7488 - Kentucky Estate
      #90c1bd
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  14. Duron

    1. Cooled Blue
      #66c5bd
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Reflecting Pool
      #7eb6b7
      ΔE = 4.568 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  15. Caparol

    1. 37/17
      #78bcbc
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 78 8 183 / Schweinfurter Gruen 40
      #78b8b4
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  16. Kaessbohrer

    1. Gruen / 6324
      #5fbeb7
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. South Seas 87GG 51/291
      #62c5c2
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Northbay 70GG 43/201
      #78b3ac
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  18. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2040-B60G
      #68bdb3
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Natural Green / S 2030-B50G
      #85c0bc
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  19. RAL

    1. RAL 6027 / Light green
      #84c3be
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. RAL 6034 / Pastel turquoise
      #7fb5b5
      ΔE = 4.687 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  20. Fender

    1. 97 / Tropical Turquoise
      #83bfbd
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. 24-b
      #6cc1b5
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 24-c3
      #78b2ab
      ΔE = 5.026 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  22. Brillux

    1. 72.15.15
      #71bbbc
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Burbank Blue / 732
      #69c2c4
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Spirit in the Sky / 676
      #90bdbb
      ΔE = 4.741 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  24. Glidden

    1. Robins Egg
      #84c3c1
      ΔE = 3.016 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Capri Teal / 50GG 43/213
      #7dbab0
      ΔE = 3.380 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  25. Bristol

    1. Aquamarine Sea / P131-C4
      #5fc6c2
      ΔE = 3.049 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Bras D'Or / P132-C3
      #8cbdb8
      ΔE = 3.951 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  26. KILZ

    1. Soothing Eucalyptus / E731
      #84bcb9
      ΔE = 3.052 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Spearmint Leaf / E721
      #74b9ae
      ΔE = 3.523 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  27. GM / General Motors

    1. Turquoise
      #5cc3c2
      ΔE = 3.052 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Pinecrest Green
      #83bcb3
      ΔE = 3.292 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Picnic Haven / KM3254-2
      #71b8b0
      ΔE = 3.066 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Cool Turquoise / KM3238-2
      #43c2c1
      ΔE = 4.943 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. Pale Jade / 202-4
      #73c2b5
      ΔE = 3.148 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Aqua Fiesta / 356-4
      #8ac2c3
      ΔE = 4.392 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  30. Earthpaint

    1. 3-29-4 Lovebird
      #88bfba
      ΔE = 3.163 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. 1-28-4 Title River
      #70cdc8
      ΔE = 4.413 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  31. Nippon Paint

    1. Set Sail / NP BGG 1595 T
      #5cc4c3
      ΔE = 3.182 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Persian Blue / NP BGG 1588 T
      #5dc0c5
      ΔE = 4.350 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  32. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 16 D 41 - Green
      #89c0ba
      ΔE = 3.294 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  33. Behr

    1. Sea Life 490B-4
      #5fc7c1
      ΔE = 3.316 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. 8488 Aqua Pearl
      #86c7be
      ΔE = 3.818 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  34. Focoltone

    1. 2207
      #79c7c7
      ΔE = 3.344 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  35. Pantone / PMS

    1. 563
      #7dbab0
      ΔE = 3.380 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. 325
      #57c7c2
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  36. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Legendary Blue 22-9
      #64b9b9
      ΔE = 3.387 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Aspiration 23-28
      #8fc0b7
      ΔE = 4.557 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  37. Nerolac

    1. Evan's Delight - 2495
      #65b7b3
      ΔE = 3.461 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Al Fresco - 4329
      #7fc2c5
      ΔE = 3.931 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  38. Disney

    1. 3C-80-3 Atta Boy Blue
      #66b8b8
      ΔE = 3.540 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  39. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Cooled Blue - 6759
      #75b9ae
      ΔE = 3.540 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Little Blue Box - 9044
      #8ac5ba
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  40. Sikkens

    1. N1.21.65
      #74bcaf
      ΔE = 3.549 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. N0.20.70
      #84c6b6
      ΔE = 5.210 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  41. Tollens

    1. T2025-2
      #7db7b4
      ΔE = 3.556 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. T2035-1
      #79c3b1
      ΔE = 5.139 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  42. Clark+Kensington

    1. Wish You Were Here / 31D-3
      #5ec7bf
      ΔE = 3.586 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. Shopaholic / 30C-5
      #85bfb1
      ΔE = 4.577 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  43. Peintures MF

    1. Aquarelle
      #7cb7b5
      ΔE = 3.600 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Verdoyant
      #73cbc1
      ΔE = 4.085 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  44. Taubmans

    1. Aqua Fiesta / T12 49.E6
      #89c0b7
      ΔE = 3.660 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Aegean Myth / T12 48.D4
      #90bdb5
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  45. Dupont

    1. CAS435
      #61b9ba
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. CAS419
      #5dbab1
      ΔE = 3.775 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  46. Asian Paints

    1. Riverdale / 9264
      #8bbdb8
      ΔE = 3.799 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Elf Green / 7544
      #82bab0
      ΔE = 3.816 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  47. Dulux

    1. 87GG 51/291
      #6ecbc7
      ΔE = 3.804 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. 50GG 43/213
      #80b9ab
      ΔE = 5.004 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  48. Berger

    1. Green Grace / 7544
      #82bdb1
      ΔE = 3.841 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. May Day / 7512
      #5bcdc7
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  49. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10655
      #8bbfb7
      ΔE = 3.844 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. CF10343
      #51c8c7
      ΔE = 4.642 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  50. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Pale Jade / PPG1230-4
      #77c3b4
      ΔE = 3.988 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Caribbean Green / PPG1141-4
      #89bab2
      ΔE = 4.245 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  51. Earthborn

    1. The Lido
      #6bcbca
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  52. Plascon

    1. Powdered Fern G5-C2-2
      #74c0b0
      ΔE = 4.296 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Crystal Ball G5-E2-3
      #8cb8b8
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  53. Sico

    1. 6147-42 Tonga Bay
      #62bdaf
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 6150-31 Shimmering Water
      #7bcacc
      ΔE = 4.693 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  54. Crown Diamond

    1. 7285-42 Tonga Bay
      #62bdaf
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 7340-42 Cool!
      #64bbc1
      ΔE = 4.759 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  55. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-B60G
      #85baaf
      ΔE = 4.381 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. S 2020-B30G
      #84babc
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  56. 1829

    1. Faded Malachite
      #82bdaf
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  57. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. T32 Huon Green
      #71b3b1
      ΔE = 4.548 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  58. Diamond Vogel

    1. Turkish Teal / 0694
      #7dccc2
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  59. Colortrend

    1. 0694
      #7dccc2
      ΔE = 4.555 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Veranda Blue
      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  60. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Aquavit / 7456
      #81c8ca
      ΔE = 4.572 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Picnic Haven / 7527
      #6cb3a9
      ΔE = 5.079 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  61. Rodda Paint

    1. Aquavit 7456
      #81c8ca
      ΔE = 4.572 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Veranda Blue H84
      #67b2ad
      ΔE = 4.986 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  62. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-29-4 Seaway
      #8cb9b6
      ΔE = 4.645 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 2017 Pacific Ocean
      #6ccfcc
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  63. Ford

    1. Light Jade Crystal
      #90c4bb
      ΔE = 4.740 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  64. Crown Paint

    1. Beatnik Blue
      #82bbad
      ΔE = 4.788 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  65. Wattyl

    1. Island Cruise / E56W
      #82c1c6
      ΔE = 4.878 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  66. Resene

    1. Monte Carlo G79-054-182
      #7ac5b4
      ΔE = 4.917 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  67. Olympic

    1. Pale Jade A61-4
      #7ec1b0
      ΔE = 4.978 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  68. Devoe Paint

    1. Vista Marine / 10BG 39/244
      #6cb3b4
      ΔE = 4.989 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Sea King / 90GG 38/242
      #6cb1ab
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  69. Laura Ashley

    1. 1214 Glass Green
      #8cc8c8
      ΔE = 5.068 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  70. Jotun

    1. 5306 / Pirat
      #8ec0c2
      ΔE = 5.138 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  71. Little Greene

    1. Twist
      #8fb9b7
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  72. Caran d'Ache

    1. 181 Light Malachite Green
      #8ec3b6
      ΔE = 5.240 / LRV ≈ 48.2%

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#72c0bb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72c0bb foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #72c0bb">…</p>

#72c0bb background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #72c0bb">…</p>

#72c0bb shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72c0bb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7520443
Binary
01110010, 11000000, 10111011
Hexadecimal
#72c0bb
LRV
≈ 44.9%
Closest short hex
#6bb ΔE = 2.830
RGB
rgb(114, 192, 187)
RGBA
rgba(114, 192, 187, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.231, g: 0.389, b: 0.379
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 60.506%, blue: 75.294%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9256773 / 0xff72c0bb
HSL
hsl(176, 38%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(176, 38%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 176° (176.154), saturation: 41% (0.406), value: 75% (0.753)
HSP
hue: 176.154, saturation: 40.625%, perceived brightness: 67.368%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 185.740, S: 62.809, L: 72.801
Cubehelix
H: -191.975, S: 0.542, L: 0.659
TSL
T: -1.428, S: 0.156, L: 0.659
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.406), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 3% (0.026), key: 25% (0.247)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 25% (0.247), yellow: 27% (0.267)
XYZ
X: 34.755, Y: 44.862, Z: 53.832
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.336, Y: 44.862
CIELab
L: 72.801, a: -25.218, b: -5.040
CIELuv
L: 72.801, u: -35.864, v: -3.605
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.801, C: 25.716, H: 191.303
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.801, C: 36.045, H: 185.740
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.979, a: -24.590, b: -0.767
CIECAM02
J: 63.146, C: 33.280, h: 193.405, Q: 156.561, M: 29.103, s: 43.115, H: 244.223
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.056, jaune: -0.778, green: 4.340
LMS
L: 35.999, M: 52.028, S: 53.653
YCbCr
Y: 160.392, Cb: 137.349, Cr: 94.113
YCoCg
Y: 171.250, Cg: 20.750, Co: 10.250
YDbDr
Y: 168.108, Db: 28.435, Dr: 102.889
YPbPr
Y: 175.026, Pb: 6.470, Pr: -38.770
xvYCC
Y: 166.316, Cb: 133.683, Cr: 93.943
YIQ
Y: 168.108, I: -44.860, Q: -18.049
YUV
Y: 168.108, U: 9.298, V: -47.470
Munsell Color System
10BG 7/6 ΔE = 2.443
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 16.577

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