#72a1b6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72a1b6 is composed of 44.7% red, 63.1% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 37.4% cyan, 11.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 198.5 degrees, a saturation of 31.8% and a lightness of 58%. #72a1b6 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #00436d. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 45
    • G 63
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 37
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 29
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#72a1b6 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#72a1b6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72a1b6 has RGB values of R:114, G:161, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.37, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 7512502.

Hex triplet 72a1b6 #72a1b6
RGB Decimal 114, 161, 182 rgb(114,161,182)
RGB Percent 44.7, 63.1, 71.4 rgb(44.7%,63.1%,71.4%)
CMYK 37, 12, 0, 29
HSL 198.5°, 31.8, 58 hsl(198.5,31.8%,58%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.5°, 37.4, 71.4
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 63.708, -10.377, -15.873
XYZ 28.126, 32.443, 49.034
xyY 0.257, 0.296, 32.443
CIE-LCH 63.708, 18.964, 236.824
CIE-LUV 63.708, -23.077, -22.512
Hunter-Lab 56.959, -11.537, -11.169
Binary 01110010, 10100001, 10110110

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#72a1b6 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #72a1b6

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f3f7f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72a1b6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #939495 is the less saturated color, while #30baf8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72a1b6 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.

  • #959595 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8e979c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9b9eb5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9e9cbd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #77a7b3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c9fb5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e9eba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #75a4b4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population