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#72c4dd Hex Color Code

#72c4dd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72c4dd is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72c4dd is comprised of 44.71% red, 76.86% green and 86.67% blue. In the HSL color space #72c4dd has a hue of 194° (degrees), 61% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.46 nm.

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#72c4dd linear gradient to complementary #de9071

  1. #72c4dd
  2. #90bccb
  3. #a7b4b8
  4. #b8aba6
  5. #c7a294
  6. #d39983
  7. #de9071

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4ca0b8
  2. #59acc5
  3. #65b8d1
  4. #72c4dd
  5. #7fd0e9
  6. #8bdcf6
  7. #98e9ff

Tones

  1. #72c4dd
  2. #7fbfd4
  3. #89bbcb
  4. #93b6c2
  5. #9bb1b9
  6. #a2adb1
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#72c4dd to White

  1. #72c4dd
  2. #8dcee3
  3. #a6d8e8
  4. #bde1ee
  5. #d3ebf4
  6. #e9f5f9
  7. #ffffff

#72c4dd to Black

  1. #72c4dd
  2. #5fa0b4
  3. #4d7e8d
  4. #3b5d68
  5. #2a3e45
  6. #192225
  7. #000000

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#72c4dd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72c4dd foreground

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#72c4dd background

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#72c4dd shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7521501
Binary
01110010, 11000100, 11011101
Hexadecimal
#72c4dd
Closest short hex
#6ce ΔE = 3.561
RGB
rgb(114, 196, 221)
RGBA
rgba(114, 196, 221, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.215, g: 0.369, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 62.911%, blue: 86.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9255715 / 0xff72c4dd
HSL
hsl(194, 61%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(194, 61%%, 66%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 194° (194.019), saturation: 48% (0.484), value: 87% (0.867)
HSP
hue: 194.019, saturation: 48.416, perceived brightness: 70.155
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 218.500, S: 67.373, L: 74.998
Cubehelix
H: -173.215, S: 0.718, L: 0.683
TSL
T: -1.757, S: 0.166, L: 0.684
CMYK
cyan: 48 (0.484), magenta: 11 (0.113), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 13 (0.133)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 23 (0.231), yellow: 13 (0.133)
XYZ
X: 39.726, Y: 48.275, Z: 75.617
xyY
x: 0.243, y: 0.295, Y: 48.275
CIELab
L: 74.998, a: -18.396, b: -20.220
CIELuv
L: 74.998, u: -36.508, v: -29.039
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.998, C: 27.336, H: 227.705
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.998, C: 46.649, H: 218.500
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.480, a: -19.531, b: -15.891
CIECAM02
J: 65.653, C: 39.834, h: 220.021, Q: 159.639, M: 34.834, s: 46.712, H: 279.264
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.137, jaune: -3.368, green: 4.048
LMS
L: 37.569, M: 54.456, S: 75.138
YCbCr
Y: 165.740, Cb: 151.111, Cr: 90.227
YCgCo
Y: 181.750, Cg: 14.250, Co: 1.750
YDbDr
Y: 174.332, Db: 70.225, Dr: 114.731
YPbPr
Y: 180.334, Pb: 21.930, Pr: -42.150
xvYCC
Y: 170.875, Cb: 147.264, Cr: 90.974
YIQ
Y: 174.332, I: -56.880, Q: -9.561
YUV
Y: 174.332, U: 22.967, V: -52.930
Munsell Color System
7.5B 7/6 ΔE = 1.388
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 6.780

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