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#72cdff Hex Color Code

#72cdff Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72cdff is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #72cdff is comprised of 44.71% red, 80.39% green and 100% blue. In the HSL color space #72cdff has a hue of 201° (degrees), 100% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.84 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#72cdff linear gradient to complementary #eeb583

  1. #72cdff
  2. #95c9ea
  3. #afc5d6
  4. #c3c1c1
  5. #d4bdac
  6. #e2b998
  7. #eeb583

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #46a7d7
  2. #55b4e5
  3. #64c0f2
  4. #72cdff
  5. #80daff
  6. #8ee7ff
  7. #9cf4ff

Tones

  1. #72cdff
  2. #84caf3
  3. #92c6e7
  4. #9ec3dc
  5. #a8c0d0
  6. #b1bcc5
  7. #b9b9b9

Tints and Shades

#72cdff to white

  1. #72cdff
  2. #8fd5ff
  3. #a9ddff
  4. #c0e6ff
  5. #d6eeff
  6. #ebf7ff
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#72cdff to black

  1. #72cdff
  2. #60a7d0
  3. #4e83a2
  4. #3c6177
  5. #2b414e
  6. #1a2329
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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    1. ★ Starmist Blue
      #85cffe
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  2. Crayola

    1. ★ Battery Charge Blue
      #67c8ff
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6004
      #81c8f1
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 52.3%

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#72cdff HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72cdff foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

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

#72cdff background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #72cdff">…</p>

#72cdff shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72cdff">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7523839
Binary
01110010, 11001101, 11111111
Hexadecimal
#72cdff
LRV
≈ 54.5%
Closest short hex
#7cf ΔE = 0.983
RGB
rgb(114, 205, 255)
RGBA
rgba(114, 205, 255, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.199, g: 0.357, b: 0.444
RYB
red: 44.706%, yellow: 66.395%, blue: 100.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9253377 / 0xff72cdff
HSL
hsl(201, 100%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(201, 100%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 201° (201.277), saturation: 55% (0.553), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 201.277, saturation: 55.294%, perceived brightness: 74.373%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.762, S: 99.985, L: 78.727
Cubehelix
H: -164.516, S: 0.989, L: 0.718
TSL
T: -1.943, S: 0.184, L: 0.720
CMYK
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 20% (0.196), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 20% (0.196), yellow: 0% (0.000)
XYZ
X: 46.814, Y: 54.456, Z: 102.632
xyY
x: 0.230, y: 0.267, Y: 54.456
CIELab
L: 78.727, a: -13.440, b: -32.775
CIELuv
L: 78.727, u: -38.895, v: -51.171
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 78.727, C: 35.424, H: 247.703
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 78.727, C: 64.275, H: 232.762
Hunter-Lab
L: 73.794, a: -15.902, b: -30.804
CIECAM02
J: 69.983, C: 49.143, h: 232.636, Q: 164.819, M: 42.975, s: 51.063, H: 294.372
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.197, jaune: -5.559, green: 4.095
LMS
L: 41.032, M: 60.127, S: 101.810
YCbCr
Y: 173.608, Cb: 163.418, Cr: 84.501
YCgCo
Y: 194.750, Cg: 10.250, Co: -6.750
YDbDr
Y: 183.491, Db: 107.600, Dr: 132.153
YPbPr
Y: 189.217, Pb: 35.465, Pr: -47.800
xvYCC
Y: 178.504, Cb: 159.154, Cr: 86.011
YIQ
Y: 183.491, I: -70.273, Q: -3.686
YUV
Y: 183.491, U: 35.191, V: -60.965
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.863
Brand Color
QUOTE.fm ΔE = 1.651

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