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#72c5e3 Hex Color Code

#72c5e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72c5e3 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72c5e3 is comprised of 44.71% red, 77.25% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #72c5e3 has a hue of 196° (degrees), 67% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 484.6 nm.

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#72c5e3 linear gradient to complementary #e19874

  1. #72c5e3
  2. #91bed0
  3. #a8b7bd
  4. #baafab
  5. #c9a899
  6. #d6a086
  7. #e19874

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4ba1be
  2. #58adca
  3. #65b9d7
  4. #72c5e3
  5. #7fd1f0
  6. #8bdefc
  7. #98eaff

Tones

  1. #72c5e3
  2. #7fc1da
  3. #8bbcd0
  4. #94b8c7
  5. #9db4bd
  6. #a4afb4
  7. #ababab

Tints and Shades

#72c5e3 to White

  1. #72c5e3
  2. #8dcfe8
  3. #a6d8ec
  4. #bde2f1
  5. #d4ecf6
  6. #eaf5fa
  7. #ffffff

#72c5e3 to Black

  1. #72c5e3
  2. #5fa1b9
  3. #4d7f91
  4. #3b5e6b
  5. #2a3f47
  6. #192226
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Pool Party / 2059-50
      #77c5e3
      ΔE = 0.678
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      #81c0d8
      ΔE = 2.615
  2. Behr

    1. ★ 530B-4 Bliss Blue
      #72c3df
      ΔE = 0.939
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      ΔE = 1.244
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      #7dc5df
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    1. ★ R2.29.68
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      #7dc0d7
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    1. ★ 1-33-4 Watercolor Blue
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      #7bc9e4
      ΔE = 1.822
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    1. ★ Paradise Bay
      #7bc9e4
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  12. Berger

    1. ★ Paradise Bay / 7409
      #7bc9e4
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    1. ★ Blue Tune / T70-5
      #7fc5dd
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      #7ac3d9
      ΔE = 2.602
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    1. ★ Lasting Thoughts / 0659
      #7dc9e3
      ΔE = 2.050
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    1. ★ 0659
      #7dc9e3
      ΔE = 2.050
  16. Alcro

    1. ★ Is
      #70c6ea
      ΔE = 2.063
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0540-B
      #70c6ea
      ΔE = 2.063
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      ΔE = 2.629
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      #83c5dd
      ΔE = 2.220
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      ΔE = 2.356
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    1. Cool Blue / S 1040-B
      #82c9e3
      ΔE = 2.348
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    1. DE 5828 - Winter Chime
      #83c7df
      ΔE = 2.357
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    1. Winter Chime / 589
      #83c7df
      ΔE = 2.357
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    1. Cascade Blue / 7360
      #7fc0d9
      ΔE = 2.385
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      #7fc0d9
      ΔE = 2.385
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      #78c0d8
      ΔE = 2.404
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      ΔE = 2.407
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      ΔE = 2.441
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      #61c0e1
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      #7dbfdb
      ΔE = 2.493
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    1. T2015-2
      #74c8e0
      ΔE = 2.513
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    1. Fountain
      #5ac8e9
      ΔE = 2.558
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      ΔE = 2.723
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    1. Capri Grotto 25-7
      #7bc1d7
      ΔE = 2.747
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#72c5e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72c5e3 foreground

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Vincent van Gogh
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#72c5e3 background

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Henri Matisse
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#72c5e3 shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7521763
Binary
01110010, 11000101, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#72c5e3
Closest short hex
#6ce ΔE = 2.573
RGB
rgb(114, 197, 227)
RGBA
rgba(114, 197, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.212, g: 0.366, b: 0.422
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 63.471%, blue: 89.020%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9255453 / 0xff72c5e3
HSL
hsl(196, 67%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(196, 67%%, 67%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 196° (195.929), saturation: 50% (0.498), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 195.929, saturation: 49.780, perceived brightness: 70.742
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 222.277, S: 68.201, L: 75.484
Cubehelix
H: -170.968, S: 0.759, L: 0.688
TSL
T: -1.803, S: 0.169, L: 0.689
CMYK
cyan: 50 (0.498), magenta: 13 (0.132), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 11 (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 55 (0.553), magenta: 23 (0.227), yellow: 11 (0.110)
XYZ
X: 40.766, Y: 49.053, Z: 79.978
xyY
x: 0.240, y: 0.289, Y: 49.053
CIELab
L: 75.484, a: -17.258, b: -22.723
CIELuv
L: 75.484, u: -36.722, v: -33.388
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.484, C: 28.534, H: 232.784
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.484, C: 49.631, H: 222.277
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.038, a: -18.669, b: -18.679
CIECAM02
J: 66.211, C: 41.445, h: 223.301, Q: 160.315, M: 36.243, s: 47.547, H: 283.277
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.150, jaune: -3.803, green: 4.021
LMS
L: 37.958, M: 55.072, S: 79.440
YCbCr
Y: 166.832, Cb: 153.454, Cr: 89.433
YCgCo
Y: 183.750, Cg: 13.250, Co: 0.250
YDbDr
Y: 175.603, Db: 77.340, Dr: 117.149
YPbPr
Y: 181.481, Pb: 24.545, Pr: -42.880
xvYCC
Y: 171.860, Cb: 149.561, Cr: 90.333
YIQ
Y: 175.603, I: -59.082, Q: -8.217
YUV
Y: 175.603, U: 25.294, V: -54.045
Munsell Color System
10B 7/8 ΔE = 1.345
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 5.126

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