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#72c0c8 Hex Color Code

#72c0c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72c0c8 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72c0c8 is comprised of 44.71% red, 75.29% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #72c0c8 has a hue of 186° (degrees), 44% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 489.1 nm.

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#72c0c8 linear gradient to complementary #d17169

  1. #72c0c8
  2. #8db4b8
  3. #a1a8a7
  4. #b19b97
  5. #be8e88
  6. #c88078
  7. #d17169

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4e9da5
  2. #5aa9b1
  3. #66b4bc
  4. #72c0c8
  5. #7eccd4
  6. #8ad8e0
  7. #96e4ec

Tones

  1. #72c0c8
  2. #7cbac1
  3. #84b4b9
  4. #8cafb2
  5. #92a9ab
  6. #98a3a4
  7. #9d9d9d

Tints and Shades

#72c0c8 to white

  1. #72c0c8
  2. #8ccad1
  3. #a4d5da
  4. #bbdfe3
  5. #d2eaec
  6. #e9f4f6
  7. #ffffff

#72c0c8 to black

  1. #72c0c8
  2. #5f9da3
  3. #4d7c80
  4. #3b5c5f
  5. #293d3f
  6. #192222
  7. #000000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Positano Blue
      #74c2cc
      ΔE = 1.130 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. ★ Phoenix Tears R168D
      #69c2c8
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 37/12
      #7cc0c8
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. 2413
      #80c0cc
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-30-4 Robin's Egg
      #6abdc6
      ΔE = 1.408 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Aquavit / 7456
      #7ac3ca
      ΔE = 1.434 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Aquavit / 7456
      #7ac3ca
      ΔE = 1.434 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Aquavit
      #7ac3ca
      ΔE = 1.434 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Pacific Coast
      #6ac3cd
      ΔE = 1.478 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ 18BG 47/282
      #68c3cc
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ 30BG 44/248
      #70bcc8
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7440 - Swan Lake
      #67c3cd
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ 7456 - Aquavit
      #78c1c4
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Newport / 30BG 44/248
      #74bbc2
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
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      #6cc3c7
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Nautilus Blue
      #6fc0c4
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Turquoise
      #7ec1ca
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ 520D-4 Shallow Sea
      #7ec1ca
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Dreamboat PPKR-31
      #6fc5d1
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
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    1. ★ 2227 U
      #62c0cb
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 2227 C
      #59bec9
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
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    1. ★ Rapture Blue - 6773
      #7dc1cb
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Mariner - 6766
      #6ec2c4
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-c1
      #6fc0cd
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. 26-d1
      #82c2cd
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
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    1. ★ Blue Attraction / T73-5
      #6bbbc2
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
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      #7ac5d1
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
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    1. ★ Aquamarine 155-5
      #63c3ce
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
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    1. ★ Aquamarine / 155-5
      #63c3ce
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
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    1. ★ Floridian 30BG 50/237
      #73c0cd
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Pacific Coast 18BG 47/282
      #5dbdc7
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
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    1. ★ Hydre
      #6dbac3
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Récif des Bahamas
      #5dbdc9
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Madison Avenue / 759
      #6cc1cf
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Pool Blue / 2052-50
      #86c2c9
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
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    1. Castaway / 400
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
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    1. DE 5738 - Castaway
      #6dbac0
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  25. General Paint

    1. Nemesis / CL 2174W
      #79c5d0
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. Poetic / CL 2163W
      #74c8d0
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
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    1. Cool Blue / S 2030-B30G
      #7ebbc1
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  27. Sikkens

    1. Q0.20.70
      #81c4cc
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. Lone Star Quilt
      #6fc7cf
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Rockets
      #84bdc6
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
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    1. 3-30-4 Still Tide Water
      #84c3c9
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
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      #7ebac1
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
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    1. 7340-42 Cool!
      #64bbc1
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
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    1. 3162T Early Trek
      #73b9bd
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 1172T Engaging
      #5abfcc
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
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    1. Skink Blue / Baharroth Blue
      #58c1cd
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
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    1. 6153-41 Mahoney Bay
      #7dbac4
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
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    1. Shady Blue B40
      #83c5ce
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 49.2%

#72c0c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72c0c8 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #72c0c8">…</p>

#72c0c8 background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #72c0c8">…</p>

#72c0c8 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72c0c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7520456
Binary
01110010, 11000000, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#72c0c8
LRV
≈ 45.4%
Closest short hex
#7bb ΔE = 3.688
RGB
rgb(114, 192, 200)
RGBA
rgba(114, 192, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.225, g: 0.379, b: 0.395
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.607%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9256760 / 0xff72c0c8
HSL
hsl(186, 44%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(186, 44%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 186° (185.581), saturation: 43% (0.430), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 185.581, saturation: 43.000%, perceived brightness: 68.020%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 202.004, S: 64.177, L: 73.183
Cubehelix
H: -182.590, S: 0.591, L: 0.665
TSL
T: -1.584, S: 0.158, L: 0.665
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.430), magenta: 4% (0.040), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 25% (0.247), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 36.210, Y: 45.444, Z: 61.496
xyY
x: 0.253, y: 0.317, Y: 45.444
CIELab
L: 73.183, a: -21.944, b: -11.556
CIELuv
L: 73.183, u: -35.511, v: -14.350
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.183, C: 24.800, H: 207.771
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.183, C: 38.300, H: 202.004
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.412, a: -22.090, b: -6.898
CIECAM02
J: 63.581, C: 34.947, h: 206.348, Q: 157.099, M: 30.560, s: 44.105, H: 261.834
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.092, jaune: -1.881, green: 4.132
LMS
L: 36.071, M: 52.039, S: 61.202
YCbCr
Y: 161.666, Cb: 143.056, Cr: 93.190
YCgCo
Y: 174.500, Cg: 17.500, Co: 7.000
YDbDr
Y: 169.590, Db: 45.764, Dr: 105.710
YPbPr
Y: 175.962, Pb: 12.970, Pr: -39.368
xvYCC
Y: 167.120, Cb: 139.393, Cr: 93.418
YIQ
Y: 169.590, I: -49.036, Q: -14.004
YUV
Y: 169.590, U: 14.966, V: -48.770
Munsell Color System
5B 7/6 ΔE = 2.215
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 12.313

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