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#72c5fa Hex Color Code

#72c5fa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72c5fa is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72c5fa is comprised of 44.71% red, 77.25% green and 98.04% blue. In the HSL color space #72c5fa has a hue of 203° (degrees), 93% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.04 nm.

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#72c5fa linear gradient to complementary #e6b986

  1. #72c5fa
  2. #92c3e7
  3. #aac1d3
  4. #bdbfc0
  5. #ccbdad
  6. #dabb9a
  7. #e6b986

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #48a1d4
  2. #57ade0
  3. #64b9ed
  4. #72c5fa
  5. #7fd1ff
  6. #8ddeff
  7. #9aeaff

Tones

  1. #72c5fa
  2. #83c2ef
  3. #90c0e3
  4. #9cbdd8
  5. #a6bbcc
  6. #aeb8c1
  7. #b6b6b6

Tints and Shades

#72c5fa to white

  1. #72c5fa
  2. #8fcefb
  3. #a8d8fc
  4. #bfe2fd
  5. #d5ebfe
  6. #eaf5fe
  7. #ffffff

#72c5fa to black

  1. #72c5fa
  2. #60a1cc
  3. #4e7f9f
  4. #3c5e75
  5. #2b3f4d
  6. #1a2229
  7. #000000

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#72c5fa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72c5fa foreground

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #72c5fa">…</p>

#72c5fa background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #72c5fa">…</p>

#72c5fa shadow

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72c5fa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7521786
Binary
01110010, 11000101, 11111010
Hexadecimal
#72c5fa
LRV
≈ 50.4%
Closest short hex
#7cf ΔE = 2.526
RGB
rgb(114, 197, 250)
RGBA
rgba(114, 197, 250, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.203, g: 0.351, b: 0.446
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.649%, blue: 0.980%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9255430 / 0xff72c5fa
HSL
hsl(203, 93%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(203, 93%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 203° (203.382), saturation: 54% (0.544), value: 98% (0.980)
HSP
hue: 203.382, saturation: 54.400%, perceived brightness: 72.088%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 235.824, S: 92.124, L: 76.319
Cubehelix
H: -161.934, S: 0.913, L: 0.698
TSL
T: -2.004, S: 0.176, L: 0.699
CMYK
cyan: 54% (0.544), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 2% (0.020)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 23% (0.227), yellow: 2% (0.020)
XYZ
X: 44.155, Y: 50.408, Z: 97.827
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.262, Y: 50.408
CIELab
L: 76.319, a: -10.685, b: -33.817
CIELuv
L: 76.319, u: -36.076, v: -53.131
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.319, C: 35.465, H: 252.465
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.319, C: 64.222, H: 235.824
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.999, a: -13.237, b: -31.995
CIECAM02
J: 67.150, C: 48.654, h: 235.797, Q: 161.448, M: 42.547, s: 51.336, H: 298.022
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.209, jaune: -5.762, green: 3.742
LMS
L: 38.125, M: 55.097, S: 97.021
YCbCr
Y: 169.086, Cb: 163.551, Cr: 87.800
YCgCo
Y: 189.500, Cg: 7.500, Co: -5.500
YDbDr
Y: 178.225, Db: 107.999, Dr: 122.140
YPbPr
Y: 183.137, Pb: 36.045, Pr: -43.938
xvYCC
Y: 173.282, Cb: 159.663, Cr: 89.403
YIQ
Y: 178.225, I: -66.471, Q: -1.061
YUV
Y: 178.225, U: 35.322, V: -56.346
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.521
Brand Color
QUOTE.fm ΔE = 4.183

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