#72a3b2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72a3b2 is composed of 44.7% red, 63.9% green and 69.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 36% cyan, 8.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.2% black. It has a hue angle of 194.1 degrees, a saturation of 29.4% and a lightness of 57.3%. #72a3b2 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #004765. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 45
    • G 64
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#72a3b2 color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#72a3b2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72a3b2 has RGB values of R:114, G:163, B:178 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 7513010.

Hex triplet 72a3b2 #72a3b2
RGB Decimal 114, 163, 178 rgb(114,163,178)
RGB Percent 44.7, 63.9, 69.8 rgb(44.7%,63.9%,69.8%)
CMYK 36, 8, 0, 30
HSL 194.1°, 29.4, 57.3 hsl(194.1,29.4%,57.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.1°, 36, 69.8
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 64.149, -12.497, -12.968
XYZ 28.071, 32.985, 47.005
xyY 0.26, 0.305, 32.985
CIE-LCH 64.149, 18.009, 226.06
CIE-LUV 64.149, -23.937, -17.643
Hunter-Lab 57.432, -13.264, -8.322
Binary 01110010, 10100011, 10110010

Color Schemes with #72a3b2

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Alternatives to #72a3b2

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#72a3b2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72a3b2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72a3b2;}
.background {background-color:#72a3b2;}
.border {border:1px solid #72a3b2;}

Shades and Tints of #72a3b2

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, #060a0b is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72a3b2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b9699 is the less saturated color, while #27cbfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72a3b2 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8f999c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9e9fb1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a29db9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #78a8b4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ea0b1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #919fb6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #76a6b3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population