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#72c3ef Hex Color Code

#72c3ef Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72c3ef is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72c3ef is comprised of 44.71% red, 76.47% green and 93.73% blue. In the HSL color space #72c3ef has a hue of 201° (degrees), 80% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.1 nm.

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#72c3ef linear gradient to complementary #e1ad80

  1. #72c3ef
  2. #91bfdc
  3. #a7bcca
  4. #b9b8b7
  5. #c9b5a5
  6. #d6b193
  7. #e1ad80

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a9fca
  2. #58abd6
  3. #65b7e2
  4. #72c3ef
  5. #7fcffc
  6. #8cdcff
  7. #99e8ff

Tones

  1. #72c3ef
  2. #81c0e5
  3. #8ebdda
  4. #98bad0
  5. #a2b7c5
  6. #aab4bb
  7. #b1b1b1

Tints and Shades

#72c3ef to White

  1. #72c3ef
  2. #8ecdf2
  3. #a7d7f5
  4. #bee1f7
  5. #d5ebfa
  6. #eaf5fc
  7. #ffffff

#72c3ef to Black

  1. #72c3ef
  2. #5f9fc3
  3. #4d7d98
  4. #3c5d70
  5. #2a3e4a
  6. #192227
  7. #000000

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      #7cc0e8
      ΔE = 1.560
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      ΔE = 2.890
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Country Heather
      #75bee7
      ΔE = 1.802
    2. ★ Summer Splash
      #7fc4f1
      ΔE = 2.062
  3. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Candid Blue - 6953
      #78bfe4
      ΔE = 2.210
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-d1
      #6cc3ea
      ΔE = 2.292
    2. 31-d
      #87c4eb
      ΔE = 2.485
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6004
      #81c8f1
      ΔE = 2.378
  6. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 25466
      #83c2e5
      ΔE = 2.466
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      #7ec0e3
      ΔE = 2.481
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      #7abce3
      ΔE = 2.634
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    1. Horizon Haze / 152-4
      #7ec0e3
      ΔE = 2.481
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      #7abce3
      ΔE = 2.634
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      #75c7ed
      ΔE = 2.491
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      #82c5e7
      ΔE = 2.867
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    1. Aquarius / 788
      #7cbee2
      ΔE = 2.550
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      #75bbe4
      ΔE = 2.785
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    1. 3366
      #5ec6f2
      ΔE = 2.705
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      #85c2e4
      ΔE = 2.753
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      #80bde1
      ΔE = 2.842

#72c3ef HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72c3ef foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #72c3ef">…</p>

#72c3ef background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #72c3ef">…</p>

#72c3ef 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 #72c3ef">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7521263
Binary
01110010, 11000011, 11101111
Hexadecimal
#72c3ef
Closest short hex
#6cf ΔE = 3.277
RGB
rgb(114, 195, 239)
RGBA
rgba(114, 195, 239, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.208, g: 0.356, b: 0.436
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 63.981%, blue: 93.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9255953 / 0xff72c3ef
HSL
hsl(201, 80%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 80%%, 69%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (201.120), saturation: 52% (0.523), value: 94% (0.937)
HSP
hue: 201.120, saturation: 52.301, perceived brightness: 70.934
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 231.778, S: 75.880, L: 75.349
Cubehelix
H: -164.707, S: 0.827, L: 0.688
TSL
T: -1.938, S: 0.171, L: 0.689
CMYK
cyan: 52 (0.523), magenta: 18 (0.184), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 6 (0.063)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 24 (0.235), yellow: 6 (0.063)
XYZ
X: 42.029, Y: 48.836, Z: 88.856
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.272, Y: 48.836
CIELab
L: 75.349, a: -12.822, b: -29.400
CIELuv
L: 75.349, u: -35.623, v: -45.234
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.349, C: 32.074, H: 246.437
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.349, C: 57.577, H: 231.778
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.883, a: -14.942, b: -26.469
CIECAM02
J: 66.038, C: 45.304, h: 232.015, Q: 160.106, M: 39.618, s: 49.744, H: 293.648
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.187, jaune: -4.982, green: 3.763
LMS
L: 37.348, M: 53.870, S: 88.171
YCbCr
Y: 167.000, Cb: 159.304, Cr: 89.317
YCgCo
Y: 185.750, Cg: 9.250, Co: -2.750
YDbDr
Y: 175.797, Db: 95.102, Dr: 117.521
YPbPr
Y: 180.915, Pb: 31.315, Pr: -42.524
xvYCC
Y: 171.374, Cb: 155.508, Cr: 90.646
YIQ
Y: 175.797, I: -62.389, Q: -3.438
YUV
Y: 175.797, U: 31.103, V: -54.215
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 1.719
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 3.191

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