#72727f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72727f is composed of 44.7% red, 44.7% green and 49.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.2% cyan, 10.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 50.2% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 5.4% and a lightness of 47.3%. #72727f color hex could be obtained by blending #e4e4fe with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 45
    • G 45
    • B 50
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 50
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#72727f color description : Dark grayish blue.

#72727f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72727f has RGB values of R:114, G:114, B:127 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.5. Its decimal value is 7500415.

Hex triplet 72727f #72727f
RGB Decimal 114, 114, 127 rgb(114,114,127)
RGB Percent 44.7, 44.7, 49.8 rgb(44.7%,44.7%,49.8%)
CMYK 10, 10, 0, 50
HSL 240°, 5.4, 47.3 hsl(240,5.4%,47.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 10.2, 49.8
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 48.441, 2.766, -7.14
XYZ 16.787, 17.144, 22.502
xyY 0.297, 0.304, 17.144
CIE-LCH 48.441, 7.657, 291.176
CIE-LUV 48.441, -0.75, -10.362
Hunter-Lab 41.406, -0.092, -3.238
Binary 01110010, 01110010, 01111111

Color Schemes with #72727f

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Alternatives to #72727f

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#72727f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72727f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72727f;}
.background {background-color:#72727f;}
.border {border:1px solid #72727f;}

Shades and Tints of #72727f

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, #030303 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72727f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #72727f is the less saturated color, while #0303ee is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72727f 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.

  • #737373 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #737375 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #787985 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7f7786 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #787982 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #767683 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7a7583 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #767781 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population