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#72cad9 Hex Color Code

#72cad9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72cad9 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72cad9 is comprised of 44.71% red, 79.22% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #72cad9 has a hue of 189° (degrees), 58% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 487.62 nm.

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#72cad9 linear gradient to complementary #e57a66

  1. #72cad9
  2. #94bec5
  3. #acb2b2
  4. #bfa59e
  5. #ce978b
  6. #db8978
  7. #e57a66

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4ba5b4
  2. #58b1c0
  3. #65becc
  4. #72cad9
  5. #7fd7e6
  6. #8ce3f2
  7. #98f0ff

Tones

  1. #72cad9
  2. #7ec4d0
  3. #89bec8
  4. #92b8bf
  5. #99b2b7
  6. #a0acae
  7. #a6a6a6

Tints and Shades

#72cad9 to white

  1. #72cad9
  2. #8dd3df
  3. #a6dce6
  4. #bde5ec
  5. #d3edf2
  6. #e9f6f9
  7. #ffffff

#72cad9 to black

  1. #72cad9
  2. #5fa5b1
  3. #4d828b
  4. #3b6066
  5. #2a4044
  6. #192325
  7. #000000

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#72cad9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72cad9 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #72cad9">…</p>

#72cad9 background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #72cad9">…</p>

#72cad9 shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72cad9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7523033
Binary
01110010, 11001010, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#72cad9
LRV
≈ 50.8%
Closest short hex
#6cd ΔE = 1.323
RGB
rgb(114, 202, 217)
RGBA
rgba(114, 202, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.214, g: 0.379, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.633%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9254183 / 0xff72cad9
HSL
hsl(189, 58%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(189, 58%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 189° (188.738), saturation: 47% (0.475), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 188.738, saturation: 47.465%, perceived brightness: 71.461%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 208.365, S: 68.400, L: 76.573
Cubehelix
H: -179.201, S: 0.728, L: 0.695
TSL
T: -1.644, S: 0.172, L: 0.696
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 7% (0.069), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 21% (0.208), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 40.580, Y: 50.825, Z: 73.304
xyY
x: 0.246, y: 0.309, Y: 50.825
CIELab
L: 76.573, a: -22.525, b: -15.680
CIELuv
L: 76.573, u: -38.972, v: -21.041
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.573, C: 27.445, H: 214.842
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.573, C: 44.289, H: 208.365
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.292, a: -23.157, b: -11.059
CIECAM02
J: 67.488, C: 38.916, h: 211.393, Q: 161.854, M: 34.031, s: 45.854, H: 268.399
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.109, jaune: -2.572, green: 4.434
LMS
L: 39.667, M: 58.171, S: 72.900
YCbCr
Y: 168.372, Cb: 147.609, Cr: 88.303
YCgCo
Y: 183.750, Cg: 18.250, Co: 2.750
YDbDr
Y: 177.398, Db: 59.595, Dr: 120.559
YPbPr
Y: 184.336, Pb: 17.620, Pr: -44.690
xvYCC
Y: 174.312, Cb: 143.478, Cr: 88.743
YIQ
Y: 177.398, I: -57.242, Q: -13.941
YUV
Y: 177.398, U: 19.489, V: -55.620
Munsell Color System
5B 7/6 ΔE = 2.777
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 10.491

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