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#72cbee Hex Color Code

#72cbee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72cbee is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72cbee is comprised of 44.71% red, 79.61% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #72cbee has a hue of 197° (degrees), 78% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.98 nm.

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#72cbee linear gradient to complementary #eaa076

  1. #72cbee
  2. #94c4da
  3. #adbdc6
  4. #c1b6b2
  5. #d1af9e
  6. #dea88a
  7. #eaa076

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #48a6c8
  2. #57b2d4
  3. #64bee1
  4. #72cbee
  5. #7fd8fb
  6. #8de4ff
  7. #9af1ff

Tones

  1. #72cbee
  2. #81c7e3
  3. #8dc2d9
  4. #98becf
  5. #a1b9c4
  6. #a9b5ba
  7. #b0b0b0

Tints and Shades

#72cbee to white

  1. #72cbee
  2. #8ed4f1
  3. #a7dcf4
  4. #bfe5f7
  5. #d5eef9
  6. #eaf6fc
  7. #ffffff

#72cbee to black

  1. #72cbee
  2. #5fa6c2
  3. #4d8298
  4. #3c6070
  5. #2a404a
  6. #192327
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.974 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
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      #7bc9e4
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
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      #86c9e5
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
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      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
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      #82c9e3
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
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      #7dc9e3
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
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      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
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      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
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      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
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      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 52.4%

#72cbee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72cbee foreground

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #72cbee">…</p>

#72cbee background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #72cbee">…</p>

#72cbee shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72cbee">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7523310
Binary
01110010, 11001011, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#72cbee
LRV
≈ 52.5%
Closest short hex
#7ce ΔE = 0.629
RGB
rgb(114, 203, 238)
RGBA
rgba(114, 203, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.205, g: 0.366, b: 0.429
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.650%, blue: 0.933%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9253906 / 0xff72cbee
HSL
hsl(197, 78%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(197, 78%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 197° (196.935), saturation: 52% (0.521), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 196.935, saturation: 52.101%, perceived brightness: 72.875%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 224.596, S: 71.952, L: 77.554
Cubehelix
H: -169.770, S: 0.859, L: 0.706
TSL
T: -1.827, S: 0.177, L: 0.707
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.521), magenta: 15% (0.147), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 20% (0.204), yellow: 7% (0.067)
XYZ
X: 43.722, Y: 52.459, Z: 88.694
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.284, Y: 52.459
CIELab
L: 77.554, a: -17.277, b: -25.484
CIELuv
L: 77.554, u: -38.684, v: -38.142
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.554, C: 30.789, H: 235.864
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.554, C: 54.325, H: 224.596
Hunter-Lab
L: 72.428, a: -18.996, b: -21.905
CIECAM02
J: 68.621, C: 44.192, h: 225.217, Q: 163.207, M: 38.645, s: 48.661, H: 285.594
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.160, jaune: -4.276, green: 4.197
LMS
L: 40.172, M: 58.827, S: 88.066
YCbCr
Y: 170.934, Cb: 156.537, Cr: 86.444
YCgCo
Y: 189.500, Cg: 13.500, Co: -2.500
YDbDr
Y: 180.379, Db: 86.705, Dr: 126.232
YPbPr
Y: 186.563, Pb: 27.735, Pr: -46.110
xvYCC
Y: 176.225, Cb: 152.363, Cr: 87.496
YIQ
Y: 180.379, I: -64.263, Q: -7.930
YUV
Y: 180.379, U: 28.357, V: -58.235
Munsell Color System
10B 7/8 ΔE = 2.436
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 3.821

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