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#72c2bd Hex Color Code

#72c2bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72c2bd is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72c2bd is comprised of 44.71% red, 76.08% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #72c2bd has a hue of 176° (degrees), 40% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 493.04 nm.

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#72c2bd linear gradient to complementary #d26271

  1. #72c2bd
  2. #8db4b0
  3. #a1a5a3
  4. #b19696
  5. #be8689
  6. #c9757d
  7. #d26271

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f9f9a
  2. #5aaba6
  3. #66b6b1
  4. #72c2bd
  5. #7ecec9
  6. #8adad5
  7. #96e6e1

Tones

  1. #72c2bd
  2. #7bbbb7
  3. #83b5b1
  4. #8aaeab
  5. #90a7a5
  6. #95a1a0
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#72c2bd to white

  1. #72c2bd
  2. #8cccc8
  3. #a4d6d3
  4. #bbe1de
  5. #d2ebe9
  6. #e8f5f4
  7. #ffffff

#72c2bd to black

  1. #72c2bd
  2. #5f9f9b
  3. #4c7d7a
  4. #3b5c5a
  5. #293e3c
  6. #192221
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7472
      #75c2bd
      ΔE = 0.389 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-28-4 Aqua Fantasy
      #6ec4bc
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 1-29-4 Animation
      #6dc6c7
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  3. Chrysler

    1. ★ Meadow Green
      #7abfba
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Rogue River / T12 47.E3
      #68c0bd
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Aquamarine Sea / T12 47.E2
      #5fc6c2
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 1154T River Walk
      #67c1ba
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 1152T Set Sail
      #5dc7c2
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5264
      #7bbeb8
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Meadow Green
      #7fc2bb
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  8. Berger

    1. ★ Meadown Green / 7528
      #7fc2bb
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Meadown Green / 7528
      #7fc2bb
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Swandive / CL 2104M
      #76c2b8
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  11. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Petit Mont
      #6ac6c4
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Talkative Turquoise
      #62c3c1
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Half Moon Bay
      #73c9c8
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  13. Duron

    1. ★ Cooled Blue
      #66c5bd
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Polished Aqua / 482
      #77bcb6
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5724 - Polished Aqua
      #77bcb6
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ South Seas 87GG 51/291
      #62c5c2
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 3982 Bermuda Pool 90GG 51/211
      #83c3c1
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  17. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2945
      #61beba
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  18. RAL

    1. RAL 6027 / Light green
      #84c3be
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  19. Bristol

    1. Aquamarine Sea / P131-C4
      #5fc6c2
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. Aqua Ocean
      #6bc5c6
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Swim
      #73bab8
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Mariner - 6766
      #6ec2c4
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  22. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2030-B50G
      #85c0bc
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Natural Green / S 2040-B50G
      #6bbab6
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  23. Coronado Paint

    1. 7528 - Meadow Green
      #7fbeb5
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  24. Glidden

    1. Robins Egg
      #84c3c1
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. Turquoise
      #5cc3c2
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  26. Kaessbohrer

    1. Gruen / 6324
      #5fbeb7
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Burbank Blue / 732
      #69c2c4
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  28. Focoltone

    1. 2207
      #79c7c7
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  29. Fender

    1. 97 / Tropical Turquoise
      #83bfbd
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  30. Nippon Paint

    1. Set Sail / NP BGG 1595 T
      #5cc4c3
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  31. TRUMATCH

    1. 24-b
      #6cc1b5
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 24-c1
      #84c4bb
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  32. Dulux

    1. Crystal Surprise 2
      #68cac5
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  33. Caparol

    1. 37/17
      #78bcbc
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 43.6%

#72c2bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72c2bd foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #72c2bd">…</p>

#72c2bd background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #72c2bd">…</p>

#72c2bd shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72c2bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7520957
Binary
01110010, 11000010, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#72c2bd
LRV
≈ 45.8%
Closest short hex
#6bb ΔE = 3.264
RGB
rgb(114, 194, 189)
RGBA
rgba(114, 194, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.229, g: 0.390, b: 0.380
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.609%, blue: 0.761%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9256259 / 0xff72c2bd
HSL
hsl(176, 40%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(176, 40%%, 60%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 176° (176.250), saturation: 41% (0.412), value: 76% (0.761)
HSP
hue: 176.250, saturation: 41.237%, perceived brightness: 67.981%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 185.872, S: 63.608, L: 73.437
Cubehelix
H: -191.878, S: 0.560, L: 0.665
TSL
T: -1.429, S: 0.159, L: 0.665
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.412), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 3% (0.026), key: 24% (0.239)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 24% (0.239), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 35.413, Y: 45.832, Z: 55.115
xyY
x: 0.260, y: 0.336, Y: 45.832
CIELab
L: 73.437, a: -25.717, b: -5.191
CIELuv
L: 73.437, u: -36.627, v: -3.767
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.437, C: 26.235, H: 191.411
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.437, C: 36.820, H: 185.872
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.700, a: -25.103, b: -0.879
CIECAM02
J: 63.870, C: 33.844, h: 193.496, Q: 157.456, M: 29.596, s: 43.355, H: 244.352
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.055, jaune: -0.800, green: 4.423
LMS
L: 36.690, M: 53.220, S: 54.929
YCbCr
Y: 161.596, Cb: 137.645, Cr: 93.235
YCgCo
Y: 172.750, Cg: 21.250, Co: 9.750
YDbDr
Y: 169.510, Db: 29.335, Dr: 105.555
YPbPr
Y: 176.600, Pb: 6.700, Pr: -39.770
xvYCC
Y: 167.668, Cb: 133.885, Cr: 93.065
YIQ
Y: 169.510, I: -46.051, Q: -18.472
YUV
Y: 169.510, U: 9.592, V: -48.700
Munsell Color System
10BG 7/6 ΔE = 2.014
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 16.882

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