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#72c6f5 Hex Color Code

#72c6f5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72c6f5 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72c6f5 is comprised of 44.71% red, 77.65% green and 96.08% blue. In the HSL color space #72c6f5 has a hue of 202° (degrees), 87% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.86 nm.

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#72c6f5 linear gradient to complementary #e5b182

  1. #72c6f5
  2. #92c3e2
  3. #a9bfcf
  4. #bcbcbb
  5. #ccb8a8
  6. #d9b595
  7. #e5b182

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #49a2cf
  2. #57aedc
  3. #65bae8
  4. #72c6f5
  5. #7fd2ff
  6. #8cdfff
  7. #9aecff

Tones

  1. #72c6f5
  2. #82c3ea
  3. #8fc0df
  4. #9abdd4
  5. #a4bac9
  6. #acb7bf
  7. #b4b4b4

Tints and Shades

#72c6f5 to white

  1. #72c6f5
  2. #8fcff7
  3. #a8d9f9
  4. #bfe2fa
  5. #d5ecfc
  6. #eaf5fd
  7. #ffffff

#72c6f5 to black

  1. #72c6f5
  2. #5fa2c8
  3. #4d7f9c
  4. #3c5e73
  5. #2a3f4c
  6. #192228
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Summer Splash
      #7fc4f1
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6004
      #81c8f1
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  3. Crayola

    1. ★ Battery Charge Blue
      #67c8ff
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-34-4 Dresden Blue
      #7cc1e9
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  5. Caparol

    1. 87 13 226 / Kobaltblau 40
      #7cc0e8
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. 31-d
      #87c4eb
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 115-5 U
      #7bc6eb
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  8. Ford

    1. Baltic Blue
      #75c7ed
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 50.7%

#72c6f5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72c6f5 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #72c6f5">…</p>

#72c6f5 background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #72c6f5">…</p>

#72c6f5 shadow

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72c6f5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7522037
Binary
01110010, 11000110, 11110101
Hexadecimal
#72c6f5
LRV
≈ 50.6%
Closest short hex
#6cf ΔE = 2.235
RGB
rgb(114, 198, 245)
RGBA
rgba(114, 198, 245, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.205, g: 0.355, b: 0.440
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.648%, blue: 0.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9255179 / 0xff72c6f5
HSL
hsl(202, 87%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(202, 87%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 202° (201.527), saturation: 53% (0.535), value: 96% (0.961)
HSP
hue: 201.527, saturation: 53.469%, perceived brightness: 72.035%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.714, S: 84.228, L: 76.408
Cubehelix
H: -164.210, S: 0.882, L: 0.698
TSL
T: -1.950, S: 0.175, L: 0.699
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.535), magenta: 19% (0.192), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 4% (0.039)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 22% (0.224), yellow: 4% (0.039)
XYZ
X: 43.609, Y: 50.554, Z: 93.828
xyY
x: 0.232, y: 0.269, Y: 50.554
CIELab
L: 76.408, a: -12.672, b: -30.997
CIELuv
L: 76.408, u: -36.587, v: -48.052
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.408, C: 33.487, H: 247.765
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.408, C: 60.396, H: 232.714
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.102, a: -14.948, b: -28.470
CIECAM02
J: 67.263, C: 46.866, h: 232.800, Q: 161.584, M: 40.983, s: 50.362, H: 294.563
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.193, jaune: -5.258, green: 3.850
LMS
L: 38.437, M: 55.705, S: 93.089
YCbCr
Y: 169.100, Cb: 161.065, Cr: 87.787
YCgCo
Y: 188.750, Cg: 9.250, Co: -4.250
YDbDr
Y: 178.242, Db: 100.451, Dr: 122.171
YPbPr
Y: 183.492, Pb: 33.160, Pr: -44.162
xvYCC
Y: 173.587, Cb: 157.129, Cr: 89.207
YIQ
Y: 178.242, I: -65.140, Q: -3.139
YUV
Y: 178.242, U: 32.853, V: -56.360
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.587
Brand Color
QUOTE.fm ΔE = 2.934

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