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#72c5fd Hex Color Code

#72c5fd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72c5fd is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72c5fd is comprised of 44.71% red, 77.25% green and 99.22% blue. In the HSL color space #72c5fd has a hue of 204° (degrees), 97% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.7 nm.

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#72c5fd linear gradient to complementary #e6bc89

  1. #72c5fd
  2. #92c3ea
  3. #aac2d6
  4. #bdc0c3
  5. #ccbfb0
  6. #dabd9d
  7. #e6bc89

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #48a1d7
  2. #56ade3
  3. #64b9f0
  4. #72c5fd
  5. #7fd1ff
  6. #8ddeff
  7. #9aebff

Tones

  1. #72c5fd
  2. #83c3f1
  3. #91c1e6
  4. #9dbeda
  5. #a7bccf
  6. #b0bac3
  7. #b8b8b8

Tints and Shades

#72c5fd to white

  1. #72c5fd
  2. #8fcefe
  3. #a8d8fe
  4. #c0e2fe
  5. #d6ebff
  6. #ebf5ff
  7. #ffffff

#72c5fd to black

  1. #72c5fd
  2. #60a1ce
  3. #4e7fa1
  4. #3c5e76
  5. #2b3f4e
  6. #1a2229
  7. #000000

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      #7bc2f6
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
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    1. ★ Battery Charge Blue
      #67c8ff
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
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    1. Summer Splash
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      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 50.3%

#72c5fd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72c5fd foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #72c5fd">…</p>

#72c5fd background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #72c5fd">…</p>

#72c5fd shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72c5fd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7521789
Binary
01110010, 11000101, 11111101
Hexadecimal
#72c5fd
LRV
≈ 50.6%
Closest short hex
#7cf ΔE = 2.914
RGB
rgb(114, 197, 253)
RGBA
rgba(114, 197, 253, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.202, g: 0.349, b: 0.449
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.651%, blue: 0.992%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9255427 / 0xff72c5fd
HSL
hsl(204, 97%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(204, 97%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 204° (204.173), saturation: 55% (0.549), value: 99% (0.992)
HSP
hue: 204.173, saturation: 54.941%, perceived brightness: 72.272%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 237.133, S: 96.823, L: 76.435
Cubehelix
H: -160.962, S: 0.935, L: 0.699
TSL
T: -2.027, S: 0.177, L: 0.700
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.549), magenta: 22% (0.221), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 1% (0.008)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 23% (0.227), yellow: 1% (0.008)
XYZ
X: 44.629, Y: 50.598, Z: 100.324
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.259, Y: 50.598
CIELab
L: 76.435, a: -9.802, b: -35.246
CIELuv
L: 76.435, u: -35.995, v: -55.710
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.435, C: 36.583, H: 254.458
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.435, C: 66.327, H: 237.133
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.132, a: -12.489, b: -33.829
CIECAM02
J: 67.279, C: 49.660, h: 237.063, Q: 161.603, M: 43.427, s: 51.839, H: 299.468
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.217, jaune: -6.017, green: 3.710
LMS
L: 38.148, M: 55.101, S: 99.481
YCbCr
Y: 169.380, Cb: 164.868, Cr: 87.587
YCgCo
Y: 190.250, Cg: 6.750, Co: -6.250
YDbDr
Y: 178.567, Db: 111.998, Dr: 122.791
YPbPr
Y: 183.353, Pb: 37.545, Pr: -44.076
xvYCC
Y: 173.468, Cb: 160.981, Cr: 89.282
YIQ
Y: 178.567, I: -67.435, Q: -0.127
YUV
Y: 178.567, U: 36.630, V: -56.646
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.326
Brand Color
QUOTE.fm ΔE = 4.858

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