#72a172 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72a172 is composed of 44.7% red, 63.1% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 29.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 29.2% yellow and 36.9% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 20% and a lightness of 53.9%. #72a172 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffe4 with #004300. Closest websafe color is: #669966.

    • R 45
    • G 63
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 29
    • M 0
    • Y 29
    • K 37
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#72a172 color description : Mostly desaturated dark lime green.

#72a172 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72a172 has RGB values of R:114, G:161, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0.29, M:0, Y:0.29, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 7512434.

Hex triplet 72a172 #72a172
RGB Decimal 114, 161, 114 rgb(114,161,114)
RGB Percent 44.7, 63.1, 44.7 rgb(44.7%,63.1%,44.7%)
CMYK 29, 0, 29, 37
HSL 120°, 20, 53.9 hsl(120,20%,53.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 29.2, 63.1
Web Safe 669966 #669966
CIE-LAB 61.896, -25.448, 19.551
XYZ 22.721, 30.281, 20.566
xyY 0.309, 0.412, 30.281
CIE-LCH 61.896, 32.091, 142.466
CIE-LUV 61.896, -23.426, 30.276
Hunter-Lab 55.028, -22.599, 16.361
Binary 01110010, 10100001, 01110010

Color Schemes with #72a172

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Alternatives to #72a172

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#72a172 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #72a172

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f3f7f3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72a172

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #848f84 is the less saturated color, while #18fb18 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72a172 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
  • #889288 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a59a74 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b3957e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #849faa Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #939d73 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9b997a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7d9f96 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population