#72728b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72728b is composed of 44.7% red, 44.7% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 18% cyan, 18% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 9.9% and a lightness of 49.6%. #72728b color hex could be obtained by blending #e4e4ff with #000017. Closest websafe color is: #666699.

    • R 45
    • G 45
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 18
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#72728b color description : Dark grayish blue.

#72728b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72728b has RGB values of R:114, G:114, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0.18, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 7500427.

Hex triplet 72728b #72728b
RGB Decimal 114, 114, 139 rgb(114,114,139)
RGB Percent 44.7, 44.7, 54.5 rgb(44.7%,44.7%,54.5%)
CMYK 18, 18, 0, 45
HSL 240°, 9.9, 49.6 hsl(240,9.9%,49.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 18, 54.5
Web Safe 666699 #666699
CIE-LAB 48.854, 5.531, -13.631
XYZ 17.616, 17.476, 26.87
xyY 0.284, 0.282, 17.476
CIE-LCH 48.854, 14.71, 292.088
CIE-LUV 48.854, -1.463, -20.247
Hunter-Lab 41.804, 2.061, -8.846
Binary 01110010, 01110010, 10001011

Color Schemes with #72728b

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Alternatives to #72728b

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#72728b Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72728b;}
.background {background-color:#72728b;}
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Shades and Tints of #72728b

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, #08080a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72728b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c7c81 is the less saturated color, while #0707f6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72728b 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.

  • #757575 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #747479 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #757a91 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b7891 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #767b84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #74778f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #77768e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #747886 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population