#72a5b2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72a5b2 is composed of 44.7% red, 64.7% green and 69.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 36% cyan, 7.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.2% black. It has a hue angle of 192.2 degrees, a saturation of 29.4% and a lightness of 57.3%. #72a5b2 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #004b65. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 45
    • G 65
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#72a5b2 color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#72a5b2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72a5b2 has RGB values of R:114, G:165, B:178 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 7513522.

Hex triplet 72a5b2 #72a5b2
RGB Decimal 114, 165, 178 rgb(114,165,178)
RGB Percent 44.7, 64.7, 69.8 rgb(44.7%,64.7%,69.8%)
CMYK 36, 7, 0, 30
HSL 192.2°, 29.4, 57.3 hsl(192.2,29.4%,57.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 192.2°, 36, 69.8
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 64.724, -13.569, -12.103
XYZ 28.428, 33.701, 47.124
xyY 0.26, 0.308, 33.701
CIE-LCH 64.724, 18.182, 221.733
CIE-LUV 64.724, -24.782, -16.155
Hunter-Lab 58.052, -14.179, -7.492
Binary 01110010, 10100101, 10110010

Color Schemes with #72a5b2

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Alternatives to #72a5b2

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#72a5b2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72a5b2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72a5b2;}
.background {background-color:#72a5b2;}
.border {border:1px solid #72a5b2;}

Shades and Tints of #72a5b2

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 #72a5b2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b9699 is the less saturated color, while #27d2fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72a5b2 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.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #909a9c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0a1b0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a59eb9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #79a9b5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fa2b1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #92a0b7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #76a7b4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population