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#72c2dd Hex Color Code

#72c2dd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72c2dd is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72c2dd is comprised of 44.71% red, 76.08% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #72c2dd has a hue of 195° (degrees), 61% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.04 nm.

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#72c2dd linear gradient to complementary #db9474

  1. #72c2dd
  2. #8fbbcb
  3. #a5b3b9
  4. #b6aca8
  5. #c4a497
  6. #d09c85
  7. #db9474

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4c9fb9
  2. #59aac5
  3. #66b6d1
  4. #72c2dd
  5. #7ecee9
  6. #8bdaf6
  7. #97e7ff

Tones

  1. #72c2dd
  2. #7fbed4
  3. #89b9cb
  4. #92b5c2
  5. #9ab1b9
  6. #a2acb1
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#72c2dd to White

  1. #72c2dd
  2. #8dcce3
  3. #a6d6e8
  4. #bde0ee
  5. #d3ebf4
  6. #e9f5f9
  7. #ffffff

#72c2dd to Black

  1. #72c2dd
  2. #5f9fb4
  3. #4d7d8d
  4. #3b5c68
  5. #2a3e45
  6. #192225
  7. #000000

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  1. Behr

    1. ★ 530B-4 Bliss Blue
      #72c3df
      ΔE = 0.475
    2. 540D-4 Dreaming Blue
      #82bed3
      ΔE = 2.594
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Heartland / T12 43.E3
      #75c1dc
      ΔE = 0.566
    2. ★ Blue Tune / T70-5
      #7fc5dd
      ΔE = 1.880
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ R2.29.68
      #6cc4df
      ΔE = 1.086
    2. ★ R5.23.70
      #7dc0d7
      ΔE = 1.624
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 85 12 220 / Arctis 85
      #78c0d8
      ΔE = 1.162
    2. ★ 90 18 220 / Arctis 120
      #6cc0e0
      ΔE = 1.843
  5. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Mediterranean Seas / NP BGG 1577 P
      #77c3da
      ΔE = 1.404
    2. ★ Great Outdoors / NP BGG 1567 P
      #83c5dd
      ΔE = 2.295
  6. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Capri Grotto 25-7
      #7bc1d7
      ΔE = 1.658
  7. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Whimsy / A330
      #7dc5df
      ΔE = 1.672
    2. Spritzig / A327
      #76c9e7
      ΔE = 2.647
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Bayou 253-4
      #7dbfd7
      ΔE = 1.712
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Bayou / 253-4
      #7dbfd7
      ΔE = 1.712
  10. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7361 - Lupes Lake
      #7ec3de
      ΔE = 1.716
  11. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sunrise River / KM3173-2
      #6bbfde
      ΔE = 1.746
  12. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Cascade Blue 7360
      #7fc0d9
      ΔE = 1.786
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7fc0d9
      ΔE = 1.786
  14. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Morning Glory
      #7dc4e0
      ΔE = 1.844
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ La Fonda Fiesta Blue
      #79c3e1
      ΔE = 1.847
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Cloudless Sky 70BG 50/235
      #7cbed7
      ΔE = 1.870
    2. ★ Delft China 79BG 53/259
      #7dc5e2
      ΔE = 2.186
  17. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-33-4 Watercolor Blue
      #80c5de
      ΔE = 1.962
    2. ★ 1-32-4 Blue Heaven
      #6ac2d9
      ΔE = 2.275
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Aquarium Blue / 2058-50
      #81c0d8
      ΔE = 1.998
    2. ★ Graceful Sea / 767
      #77c3d8
      ΔE = 2.126
  19. General Paint

    1. ★ Blue Turban / CL 2214M
      #68bdd8
      ΔE = 2.087
    2. ★ Salty Sound / CL 2223W
      #7dbfdb
      ΔE = 2.227
  20. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Building Block Blue
      #7bbdd3
      ΔE = 2.271
    2. ★ Chesapeake Cove
      #61c0e1
      ΔE = 2.276
  21. Brillux

    1. ★ 66.15.15
      #6dbede
      ΔE = 2.295
    2. 69.15.15
      #6ebbd3
      ΔE = 2.672
  22. Berger

    1. Shyway / 7432
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.337
    2. Paradise Bay / 7409
      #7bc9e4
      ΔE = 2.608
  23. Scib Paints

    1. Shyway / 7432
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.337
    2. Paradise Bay / 7409
      #7bc9e4
      ΔE = 2.608
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Skyway
      #76bed3
      ΔE = 2.337
    2. Paradise Bay
      #7bc9e4
      ΔE = 2.608
  25. Tollens

    1. T2015-2
      #74c8e0
      ΔE = 2.440
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10396
      #66bcda
      ΔE = 2.515
    2. CF10393
      #7ec6db
      ΔE = 2.559
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5828 - Winter Chime
      #83c7df
      ΔE = 2.651
  28. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Winter Chime / 589
      #83c7df
      ΔE = 2.651
  29. Albany Paint

    1. Sky
      #7cbcd7
      ΔE = 2.683
  30. Colortrend

    1. 0659
      #7dc9e3
      ΔE = 2.695
  31. Diamond Vogel

    1. Lasting Thoughts / 0659
      #7dc9e3
      ΔE = 2.695
  32. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1050-B
      #61bee0
      ΔE = 2.828
  33. TRUMATCH

    1. 28-d2
      #7abed1
      ΔE = 2.865

#72c2dd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72c2dd foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #72c2dd">…</p>

#72c2dd background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #72c2dd">…</p>

#72c2dd 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 #72c2dd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7520989
Binary
01110010, 11000010, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#72c2dd
Closest short hex
#6bd ΔE = 3.444
RGB
rgb(114, 194, 221)
RGBA
rgba(114, 194, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.216, g: 0.367, b: 0.418
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 62.657%, blue: 86.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9256227 / 0xff72c2dd
HSL
hsl(195, 61%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(195, 61%%, 66%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 195° (195.140), saturation: 48% (0.484), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 195.140, saturation: 48.416, perceived brightness: 69.652
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 220.561, S: 66.894, L: 74.431
Cubehelix
H: -171.901, S: 0.709, L: 0.678
TSL
T: -1.784, S: 0.164, L: 0.679
CMYK
cyan: 48 (0.484), magenta: 12 (0.122), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 13 (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 24 (0.239), yellow: 13 (0.133)
XYZ
X: 39.278, Y: 47.378, Z: 75.468
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.292, Y: 47.378
CIELab
L: 74.431, a: -17.364, b: -21.080
CIELuv
L: 74.431, u: -35.729, v: -30.581
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.431, C: 27.311, H: 230.521
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.431, C: 47.029, H: 220.561
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.832, a: -18.598, b: -16.824
CIECAM02
J: 64.999, C: 39.905, h: 221.862, Q: 158.841, M: 34.897, s: 46.872, H: 281.524
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.143, jaune: -3.522, green: 3.938
LMS
L: 36.880, M: 53.249, S: 74.977
YCbCr
Y: 164.732, Cb: 151.693, Cr: 90.963
YCgCo
Y: 180.750, Cg: 13.250, Co: 1.750
YDbDr
Y: 173.158, Db: 71.991, Dr: 112.499
YPbPr
Y: 178.904, Pb: 22.700, Pr: -41.242
xvYCC
Y: 169.647, Cb: 147.940, Cr: 91.772
YIQ
Y: 173.158, I: -56.331, Q: -8.516
YUV
Y: 173.158, U: 23.544, V: -51.900
Munsell Color System
7.5B 7/6 ΔE = 2.150
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 6.236

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