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#72c9e1 Hex Color Code

#72c9e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72c9e1 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72c9e1 is comprised of 44.71% red, 78.82% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #72c9e1 has a hue of 193° (degrees), 65% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 485.83 nm.

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#72c9e1 linear gradient to complementary #e58d6e

  1. #72c9e1
  2. #93c0cd
  3. #abb6ba
  4. #beada7
  5. #cda394
  6. #da9881
  7. #e58d6e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4aa4bc
  2. #58b0c8
  3. #65bdd4
  4. #72c9e1
  5. #7fd5ee
  6. #8ce2fb
  7. #99efff

Tones

  1. #72c9e1
  2. #7fc4d8
  3. #8abfce
  4. #94bac5
  5. #9cb4bc
  6. #a4afb3
  7. #aaaaaa

Tints and Shades

#72c9e1 to white

  1. #72c9e1
  2. #8dd2e6
  3. #a6dbeb
  4. #bde4f0
  5. #d4edf5
  6. #eaf6fa
  7. #ffffff

#72c9e1 to black

  1. #72c9e1
  2. #5fa4b8
  3. #4d8190
  4. #3b5f6a
  5. #2a4046
  6. #192326
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Tollens

    1. ★ T2015-2
      #74c8e0
      ΔE = 0.437 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 637
      #6ec9e0
      ΔE = 0.763 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ 305 CP
      #73c6dc
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  3. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7409 - Paradise Bay
      #75cadf
      ΔE = 1.118 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ North Bay / T71-5
      #79c8dc
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Lilly Pond / T12 43.D2
      #7ac3d9
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-B10G
      #78c7db
      ΔE = 1.432 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. S 0540-B10G
      #62d0ea
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/01
      #70c4dc
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10393
      #7ec6db
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  8. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-32-4 Blue Opal
      #7ac6df
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0659
      #7dc9e3
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Lasting Thoughts / 0659
      #7dc9e3
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-d1
      #80c7da
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. 28-d
      #84cee2
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Paradise Bay / 7409
      #7bc9e4
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  13. Berger

    1. ★ Paradise Bay / 7409
      #7bc9e4
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  14. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Paradise Bay
      #7bc9e4
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Clear Sky 48BG 54/244
      #7cc7d9
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. ★ Lake Crest 50BG 55/241
      #7fc8da
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  16. Sikkens

    1. ★ R2.29.68
      #6cc4df
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. R1.23.72
      #87cde1
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  17. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7332-31 Noble Blue
      #80cae3
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Mediterranean Seas / NP BGG 1577 P
      #77c3da
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Great Outdoors / NP BGG 1567 P
      #83c5dd
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Graceful Sea / 767
      #77c3d8
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  20. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28145
      #67c7dc
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  21. Bristol

    1. ★ Lilly Pond / P126-C4
      #7ac3d9
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  22. Laura Ashley

    1. 1303 Sky Blue 3
      #83c6d9
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  23. Homebase

    1. Azure
      #7fcee2
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  24. Duron

    1. Slick Blue
      #6cd0ea
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
    2. Rapture Blue
      #7dcfe4
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  25. Behr

    1. 520B-4 Water Flow
      #71c3d7
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. 530B-4 Bliss Blue
      #72c3df
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Winter Chime / 589
      #83c7df
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5828 - Winter Chime
      #83c7df
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  28. Dulux Australia

    1. Whimsy / A330
      #7dc5df
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Spritzig / A327
      #76c9e7
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. 1-32-4 Blue Heaven
      #6ac2d9
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. 1-33-4 Watercolor Blue
      #80c5de
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  30. CIL

    1. Clear Sky
      #87cbde
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  31. Crayola

    1. Pastel Blue
      #80cee1
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  32. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1040-B
      #82c9e3
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  33. Dulux

    1. Summer Medley 3
      #85ccde
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  34. General Paint

    1. Blue Mayonnaise / CL 2213M
      #87cae1
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  35. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Candid Blue - 6953
      #6cc3e0
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  36. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lupes Lake / 7361
      #88cbe2
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  37. Rodda Paint

    1. Lupes Lake 7361
      #88cbe2
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  38. Kelly-Moore

    1. Skyway / KM3189-2
      #8ac8db
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  39. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Capri Grotto 25-7
      #7bc1d7
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  40. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35466
      #86cbe4
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  41. Levis

    1. Clear Blue B40
      #87cee2
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 54.8%

#72c9e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72c9e1 foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #72c9e1">…</p>

#72c9e1 background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #72c9e1">…</p>

#72c9e1 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72c9e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7522785
Binary
01110010, 11001001, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#72c9e1
LRV
≈ 50.8%
Closest short hex
#7cd ΔE = 2.817
RGB
rgb(114, 201, 225)
RGBA
rgba(114, 201, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.211, g: 0.372, b: 0.417
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.638%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9254431 / 0xff72c9e1
HSL
hsl(193, 65%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(193, 65%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 193° (192.973), saturation: 49% (0.493), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 192.973, saturation: 49.333%, perceived brightness: 71.640%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 216.720, S: 68.911, L: 76.548
Cubehelix
H: -174.429, S: 0.767, L: 0.696
TSL
T: -1.734, S: 0.172, L: 0.697
CMYK
cyan: 49% (0.493), magenta: 11% (0.107), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 41.412, Y: 50.783, Z: 78.839
xyY
x: 0.242, y: 0.297, Y: 50.783
CIELab
L: 76.548, a: -19.861, b: -20.029
CIELuv
L: 76.548, u: -38.328, v: -28.589
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.548, C: 28.207, H: 225.240
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.548, C: 47.816, H: 216.720
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.263, a: -20.981, b: -15.710
CIECAM02
J: 67.453, C: 40.755, h: 218.391, Q: 161.812, M: 35.640, s: 46.931, H: 277.245
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.133, jaune: -3.326, green: 4.265
LMS
L: 39.359, M: 57.549, S: 78.346
YCbCr
Y: 168.652, Cb: 151.412, Cr: 88.103
YCgCo
Y: 185.250, Cg: 15.750, Co: 0.750
YDbDr
Y: 177.723, Db: 71.142, Dr: 121.179
YPbPr
Y: 184.197, Pb: 22.005, Pr: -44.604
xvYCC
Y: 174.193, Cb: 147.330, Cr: 88.818
YIQ
Y: 177.723, I: -59.538, Q: -10.929
YUV
Y: 177.723, U: 23.266, V: -55.905
Munsell Color System
7.5B 7/6 ΔE = 2.248
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 7.183

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