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#72c3e8 Hex Color Code

#72c3e8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72c3e8 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72c3e8 is comprised of 44.71% red, 76.47% green and 90.98% blue. In the HSL color space #72c3e8 has a hue of 199° (degrees), 72% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.19 nm.

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#72c3e8 linear gradient to complementary #dfa37b

  1. #72c3e8
  2. #90bed6
  3. #a6b9c3
  4. #b8b3b1
  5. #c7ae9f
  6. #d4a98d
  7. #dfa37b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b9fc3
  2. #58abcf
  3. #65b7dc
  4. #72c3e8
  5. #7fcff5
  6. #8bdbff
  7. #98e8ff

Tones

  1. #72c3e8
  2. #80bfde
  3. #8cbcd4
  4. #96b8ca
  5. #9eb4c0
  6. #a6b1b7
  7. #adadad

Tints and Shades

#72c3e8 to White

  1. #72c3e8
  2. #8ecdec
  3. #a6d7f0
  4. #bee1f4
  5. #d4ebf7
  6. #eaf5fb
  7. #ffffff

#72c3e8 to Black

  1. #72c3e8
  2. #5f9fbd
  3. #4d7d94
  4. #3b5d6d
  5. #2a3e48
  6. #192226
  7. #000000

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    1. Lupe's Lake
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      ΔE = 2.430
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    1. Lupe's Lake / 7361
      #86c3e4
      ΔE = 2.430
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      #86c3e4
      ΔE = 2.430
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      ΔE = 2.947

#72c3e8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72c3e8 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #72c3e8">…</p>

#72c3e8 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #72c3e8">…</p>

#72c3e8 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 #72c3e8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7521256
Binary
01110010, 11000011, 11101000
Hexadecimal
#72c3e8
Closest short hex
#7bd ΔE = 2.867
RGB
rgb(114, 195, 232)
RGBA
rgba(114, 195, 232, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.211, g: 0.360, b: 0.429
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 63.541%, blue: 90.980%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9255960 / 0xff72c3e8
HSL
hsl(199, 72%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 72%%, 68%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (198.814), saturation: 51% (0.509), value: 91% (0.910)
HSP
hue: 198.814, saturation: 50.862, perceived brightness: 70.525
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 227.601, S: 68.249, L: 75.096
Cubehelix
H: -167.512, S: 0.781, L: 0.685
TSL
T: -1.876, S: 0.168, L: 0.686
CMYK
cyan: 51 (0.509), magenta: 16 (0.159), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 9 (0.090)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 24 (0.235), yellow: 9 (0.090)
XYZ
X: 41.015, Y: 48.430, Z: 83.515
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.280, Y: 48.430
CIELab
L: 75.096, a: -14.817, b: -26.015
CIELuv
L: 75.096, u: -35.813, v: -39.222
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.096, C: 29.938, H: 240.335
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.096, C: 53.112, H: 227.601
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.592, a: -16.585, b: -22.438
CIECAM02
J: 65.754, C: 43.083, h: 228.140, Q: 159.761, M: 37.675, s: 48.562, H: 289.089
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.169, jaune: -4.384, green: 3.848
LMS
L: 37.298, M: 53.862, S: 82.910
YCbCr
Y: 166.314, Cb: 156.231, Cr: 89.814
YCgCo
Y: 184.000, Cg: 11.000, Co: -1.000
YDbDr
Y: 174.999, Db: 85.771, Dr: 116.002
YPbPr
Y: 180.411, Pb: 27.815, Pr: -42.202
xvYCC
Y: 170.941, Cb: 152.434, Cr: 90.928
YIQ
Y: 174.999, I: -60.140, Q: -5.616
YUV
Y: 174.999, U: 28.051, V: -53.515
Munsell Color System
10B 7/8 ΔE = 1.556
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 3.546

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