#72999e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72999e is composed of 44.7% red, 60% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 27.8% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 186.8 degrees, a saturation of 18.5% and a lightness of 53.3%. #72999e color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #00333d. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 45
    • G 60
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 28
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#72999e color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#72999e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72999e has RGB values of R:114, G:153, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.28, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 7510430.

Hex triplet 72999e #72999e
RGB Decimal 114, 153, 158 rgb(114,153,158)
RGB Percent 44.7, 60, 62 rgb(44.7%,60%,62%)
CMYK 28, 3, 0, 38
HSL 186.8°, 18.5, 53.3 hsl(186.8,18.5%,53.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.8°, 27.8, 62
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 60.629, -12.086, -6.966
XYZ 24.501, 28.828, 36.619
xyY 0.272, 0.32, 28.828
CIE-LCH 60.629, 13.95, 209.956
CIE-LUV 60.629, -19.646, -8.332
Hunter-Lab 53.691, -12.506, -2.854
Binary 01110010, 10011001, 10011110

Color Schemes with #72999e

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#72999e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72999e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72999e;}
.background {background-color:#72999e;}
.border {border:1px solid #72999e;}

Shades and Tints of #72999e

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, #070a0a is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72999e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848b8c is the less saturated color, while #16e0fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72999e 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.

  • #8e8e8e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #889091 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #98979e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9e94a6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7a9da8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a979e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e95a3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #779ba4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population