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#72c9c6 Hex Color Code

#72c9c6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72c9c6 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72c9c6 is comprised of 44.71% red, 78.82% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #72c9c6 has a hue of 178° (degrees), 45% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 492.29 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#72c9c6 linear gradient to complementary #e15a68

  1. #72c9c6
  2. #93b9b6
  3. #aba9a5
  4. #bd9895
  5. #cb8686
  6. #d77177
  7. #e15a68

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4ca5a2
  2. #59b1ae
  3. #66bdba
  4. #72c9c6
  5. #7ed5d2
  6. #8be2df
  7. #97efeb

Tones

  1. #72c9c6
  2. #7cc2bf
  3. #85bbb8
  4. #8db4b2
  5. #93acab
  6. #99a5a5
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#72c9c6 to white

  1. #72c9c6
  2. #8cd2cf
  3. #a5dbd9
  4. #bce4e2
  5. #d3edec
  6. #e9f6f5
  7. #ffffff

#72c9c6 to black

  1. #72c9c6
  2. #5fa4a2
  3. #4d817f
  4. #3b605e
  5. #29403f
  6. #192322
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Half Moon Bay
      #73c9c8
      ΔE = 0.805 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Talkative Turquoise
      #62c3c1
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 87GG 51/291
      #6ecbc7
      ΔE = 0.907 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. ★ Crystal Surprise 2
      #68cac5
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  3. Earthborn

    1. ★ The Lido
      #6bcbca
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10665
      #7ecac7
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-28-4 Title River
      #70cdc8
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. ★ 1-29-4 Animation
      #6dc6c7
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 38/07
      #68ccc8
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. 37/06
      #68d0cc
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  7. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2207
      #79c7c7
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Seafoam Green / 32D-3
      #67cbcb
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7504 - Oceanside Paradise
      #6bcdc8
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 325 C
      #64ccc9
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. 7472
      #75c2bd
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ P0.20.70
      #7fcbc6
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Aqua Ocean
      #6bc5c6
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Nautical
      #77cdc5
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2017 Pacific Ocean
      #6ccfcc
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  14. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Toujours vert
      #6bc6c8
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Verdoyant
      #73cbc1
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Mexicali Turquoise / 662
      #79cfcd
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
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    1. ★ South Seas 87GG 51/291
      #62c5c2
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  17. Berger

    1. Oceanside Paradise / 7504
      #6bcecf
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  18. Vista Paint

    1. Oceanside Paradise
      #6bcecf
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  19. Scib Paints

    1. Oceanside Paradise / 7504
      #6bcecf
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. Turquoise
      #68cfce
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. South Seas / 87GG 51/291
      #71cbc2
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  22. Sico

    1. 6150-31 Shimmering Water
      #7bcacc
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Tropical Splash / PPG1233-5
      #70cbce
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  24. Glidden

    1. Tropical Splash / PPG1233-5
      #70cbce
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Aquamarine Sea / T12 47.E2
      #5fc6c2
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Tropical Princess / T12 48.E2
      #7bcdc4
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  26. Bristol

    1. Aquamarine Sea / P131-C4
      #5fc6c2
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  27. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 1152T Set Sail
      #5dc7c2
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  28. Ford

    1. Verona Green
      #77cccf
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  29. Flügger

    1. Lifeguard Pretty (IN-794)
      #75c1c0
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  30. Duron

    1. Cooled Blue
      #66c5bd
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  31. Plascon

    1. Sparkling Water G6-B2-2
      #80d0cc
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Aquavit / 7456
      #81c8ca
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  33. Rodda Paint

    1. Aquavit 7456
      #81c8ca
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  34. Nippon Paint

    1. Set Sail / NP BGG 1595 T
      #5cc4c3
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7339-41 Aruba
      #77d0d1
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 53.6%

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#72c9c6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72c9c6 foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #72c9c6">…</p>

#72c9c6 background

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="background-color: #72c9c6">…</p>

#72c9c6 shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72c9c6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7522758
Binary
01110010, 11001001, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#72c9c6
LRV
≈ 49.4%
Closest short hex
#7cc ΔE = 1.753
RGB
rgb(114, 201, 198)
RGBA
rgba(114, 201, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.222, g: 0.392, b: 0.386
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.621%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9254458 / 0xff72c9c6
HSL
hsl(178, 45%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(178, 45%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 178° (177.931), saturation: 43% (0.433), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 177.931, saturation: 43.284%, perceived brightness: 70.228%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 188.652, S: 66.408, L: 75.715
Cubehelix
H: -190.200, S: 0.637, L: 0.685
TSL
T: -1.456, S: 0.168, L: 0.685
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.433), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 1% (0.015), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 22% (0.224)
XYZ
X: 38.015, Y: 49.425, Z: 60.952
xyY
x: 0.256, y: 0.333, Y: 49.425
CIELab
L: 75.715, a: -26.932, b: -6.702
CIELuv
L: 75.715, u: -39.188, v: -5.963
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.715, C: 27.753, H: 193.974
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.715, C: 39.639, H: 188.652
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.303, a: -26.509, b: -2.192
CIECAM02
J: 66.493, C: 35.925, h: 195.651, Q: 160.657, M: 31.416, s: 44.221, H: 247.363
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.060, jaune: -1.044, green: 4.674
LMS
L: 39.192, M: 57.523, S: 60.726
YCbCr
Y: 166.006, Cb: 139.559, Cr: 90.020
YCgCo
Y: 178.500, Cg: 22.500, Co: 7.500
YDbDr
Y: 174.645, Db: 35.151, Dr: 115.320
YPbPr
Y: 182.253, Pb: 8.505, Pr: -43.362
xvYCC
Y: 172.523, Cb: 135.471, Cr: 89.909
YIQ
Y: 174.645, I: -50.864, Q: -19.330
YUV
Y: 174.645, U: 11.494, V: -53.205
Munsell Color System
10BG 7/6 ΔE = 1.744
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 17.273

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