#72959f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72959f is composed of 44.7% red, 58.4% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 28.3% cyan, 6.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.6% black. It has a hue angle of 193.3 degrees, a saturation of 19% and a lightness of 53.5%. #72959f color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #002b3f. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 45
    • G 58
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 28
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#72959f color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#72959f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72959f has RGB values of R:114, G:149, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0.28, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 7509407.

Hex triplet 72959f #72959f
RGB Decimal 114, 149, 159 rgb(114,149,159)
RGB Percent 44.7, 58.4, 62.4 rgb(44.7%,58.4%,62.4%)
CMYK 28, 6, 0, 38
HSL 193.3°, 19, 53.5 hsl(193.3,19%,53.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.3°, 28.3, 62.4
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 59.503, -9.661, -9.212
XYZ 23.943, 27.575, 36.86
xyY 0.271, 0.312, 27.575
CIE-LCH 59.503, 13.349, 223.637
CIE-LUV 59.503, -17.881, -12.056
Hunter-Lab 52.512, -10.506, -4.86
Binary 01110010, 10010101, 10011111

Color Schemes with #72959f

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#72959f Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72959f;}
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Shades and Tints of #72959f

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #070a0b is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72959f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848b8d is the less saturated color, while #17c8fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72959f is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #8c8c8c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #878e90 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9494a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9a91a7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #799aa5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #87949f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8b92a4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7698a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population