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#72d5ee Hex Color Code

#72d5ee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72d5ee is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #72d5ee is comprised of 44.71% red, 83.53% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #72d5ee has a hue of 192° (degrees), 78% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.07 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#72d5ee linear gradient to complementary #fc8964

  1. #72d5ee
  2. #9ccad6
  3. #b9bebf
  4. #cfb2a8
  5. #e1a591
  6. #f0987b
  7. #fc8964

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #46aec6
  2. #55bbd3
  3. #64c8e1
  4. #72d5ee
  5. #80e2fb
  6. #8ef0ff
  7. #9cfdff

Tones

  1. #72d5ee
  2. #81cfe3
  3. #8ec9d9
  4. #98c3cf
  5. #a1bcc4
  6. #a9b6ba
  7. #b0b0b0

Tints and Shades

#72d5ee to white

  1. #72d5ee
  2. #8fdcf1
  3. #a8e3f4
  4. #bfeaf7
  5. #d5f1f9
  6. #eaf8fc
  7. #ffffff

#72d5ee to black

  1. #72d5ee
  2. #60aec2
  3. #4d8898
  4. #3c6570
  5. #2a434a
  6. #192427
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Blue 0821 C
      #74d1ea
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. ★ Pastel Blue 0821
      #79d2e6
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  2. Duron

    1. ★ Slick Blue
      #6cd0ea
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
    2. Rapture Blue
      #7dcfe4
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-32-4 Blue Heaven
      #82d4ee
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
  4. Crayola

    1. ★ Sky Blue
      #76d7ea
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 58.4%
    2. Pastel Blue
      #80cee1
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0540-B10G
      #62d0ea
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  6. Rodda Paint

    1. Paradise Bay 7409
      #80d2e4
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Paradise Bay / 7409
      #80d2e4
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  8. Homebase

    1. Azure
      #7fcee2
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. 28-d
      #84cee2
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 54.5%

#72d5ee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72d5ee foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #72d5ee">…</p>

#72d5ee background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #72d5ee">…</p>

#72d5ee shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72d5ee">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7525870
Binary
01110010, 11010101, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#72d5ee
LRV
≈ 57.3%
Closest short hex
#5df ΔE = 3.438
RGB
rgb(114, 213, 238)
RGBA
rgba(114, 213, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.202, g: 0.377, b: 0.421
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.663%, blue: 0.933%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9251346 / 0xff72d5ee
HSL
hsl(192, 78%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(192, 78%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 192° (192.097), saturation: 52% (0.521), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 192.097, saturation: 52.101%, perceived brightness: 75.407%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 215.559, S: 72.487, L: 80.368
Cubehelix
H: -175.435, S: 0.923, L: 0.730
TSL
T: -1.714, S: 0.186, L: 0.730
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.521), magenta: 11% (0.105), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 16% (0.165), yellow: 7% (0.067)
XYZ
X: 46.160, Y: 57.335, Z: 89.507
xyY
x: 0.239, y: 0.297, Y: 57.335
CIELab
L: 80.368, a: -22.359, b: -21.202
CIELuv
L: 80.368, u: -42.479, v: -30.366
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 80.368, C: 30.813, H: 223.480
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 80.368, C: 52.217, H: 215.559
Hunter-Lab
L: 75.720, a: -23.692, b: -17.081
CIECAM02
J: 71.968, C: 43.727, h: 217.205, Q: 167.140, M: 38.239, s: 47.831, H: 275.766
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.131, jaune: -3.510, green: 4.721
LMS
L: 43.921, M: 65.394, S: 88.939
YCbCr
Y: 175.974, Cb: 153.627, Cr: 82.764
YCgCo
Y: 194.500, Cg: 18.500, Co: -2.500
YDbDr
Y: 186.249, Db: 77.875, Dr: 137.392
YPbPr
Y: 193.713, Pb: 23.885, Pr: -50.650
xvYCC
Y: 182.365, Cb: 148.981, Cr: 83.507
YIQ
Y: 186.249, I: -67.007, Q: -13.156
YUV
Y: 186.249, U: 25.468, V: -63.385
Munsell Color System
7.5B 7/8 ΔE = 5.820
Brand Color
QUOTE.fm ΔE = 8.206

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