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#72c1e4 Hex Color Code

#72c1e4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72c1e4 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72c1e4 is comprised of 44.71% red, 75.69% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #72c1e4 has a hue of 198° (degrees), 68% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.42 nm.

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#72c1e4 linear gradient to complementary #dda079

  1. #72c1e4
  2. #8fbcd2
  3. #a5b6c0
  4. #b7b1ae
  5. #c5ab9c
  6. #d2a68b
  7. #dda079

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c9ec0
  2. #59a9cc
  3. #65b5d8
  4. #72c1e4
  5. #7fcdf0
  6. #8bd9fd
  7. #98e5ff

Tones

  1. #72c1e4
  2. #7fbdda
  3. #8bbad1
  4. #94b6c7
  5. #9db2be
  6. #a4afb4
  7. #ababab

Tints and Shades

#72c1e4 to White

  1. #72c1e4
  2. #8dcbe9
  3. #a6d5ed
  4. #bde0f2
  5. #d4eaf6
  6. #eaf5fb
  7. #ffffff

#72c1e4 to Black

  1. #72c1e4
  2. #5f9eba
  3. #4d7c92
  4. #3b5c6b
  5. #2a3e47
  6. #192226
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.161
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#72c1e4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72c1e4 foreground

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #72c1e4">…</p>

#72c1e4 background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #72c1e4">…</p>

#72c1e4 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72c1e4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7520740
Binary
01110010, 11000001, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#72c1e4
Closest short hex
#7bd ΔE = 2.241
RGB
rgb(114, 193, 228)
RGBA
rgba(114, 193, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.213, g: 0.361, b: 0.426
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 63.005%, blue: 89.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9256476 / 0xff72c1e4
HSL
hsl(198, 68%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(198, 68%%, 67%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 198° (198.421), saturation: 50% (0.500), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 198.421, saturation: 50.000, perceived brightness: 69.796
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 226.730, S: 67.382, L: 74.391
Cubehelix
H: -167.986, S: 0.747, L: 0.679
TSL
T: -1.865, S: 0.165, L: 0.680
CMYK
cyan: 50 (0.500), magenta: 15 (0.154), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 11 (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 24 (0.243), yellow: 11 (0.106)
XYZ
X: 40.008, Y: 47.316, Z: 80.408
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.282, Y: 47.316
CIELab
L: 74.391, a: -14.898, b: -24.930
CIELuv
L: 74.391, u: -35.153, v: -37.343
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.391, C: 29.043, H: 239.138
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.391, C: 51.286, H: 226.730
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.786, a: -16.556, b: -21.157
CIECAM02
J: 64.945, C: 42.032, h: 227.403, Q: 158.775, M: 36.756, s: 48.114, H: 288.212
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.165, jaune: -4.198, green: 3.791
LMS
L: 36.586, M: 52.659, S: 79.837
YCbCr
Y: 164.914, Cb: 155.057, Cr: 90.834
YCgCo
Y: 182.000, Cg: 11.000, Co: 0.000
YDbDr
Y: 173.369, Db: 82.205, Dr: 112.902
YPbPr
Y: 178.693, Pb: 26.585, Pr: -41.110
xvYCC
Y: 169.466, Cb: 151.353, Cr: 91.888
YIQ
Y: 173.369, I: -58.306, Q: -5.815
YUV
Y: 173.369, U: 26.885, V: -52.085
Munsell Color System
10B 7/8 ΔE = 1.398
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 4.257

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