#72a6e5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72a6e5 is composed of 44.7% red, 65.1% green and 89.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 50.2% cyan, 27.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 212.9 degrees, a saturation of 68.9% and a lightness of 67.3%. #72a6e5 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #004dcb. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 45
    • G 65
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 50
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#72a6e5 color description : Soft blue.

#72a6e5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72a6e5 has RGB values of R:114, G:166, B:229 and CMYK values of C:0.5, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 7513829.

Hex triplet 72a6e5 #72a6e5
RGB Decimal 114, 166, 229 rgb(114,166,229)
RGB Percent 44.7, 65.1, 89.8 rgb(44.7%,65.1%,89.8%)
CMYK 50, 28, 0, 10
HSL 212.9°, 68.9, 67.3 hsl(212.9,68.9%,67.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.9°, 50.2, 89.8
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 66.904, 0.062, -37.036
XYZ 34.715, 36.505, 79.341
xyY 0.231, 0.242, 36.505
CIE-LCH 66.904, 37.036, 270.097
CIE-LUV 66.904, -24.842, -58.991
Hunter-Lab 60.42, -3.173, -35.564
Binary 01110010, 10100110, 11100101

Color Schemes with #72a6e5

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Alternatives to #72a6e5

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#72a6e5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72a6e5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72a6e5;}
.background {background-color:#72a6e5;}
.border {border:1px solid #72a6e5;}

Shades and Tints of #72a6e5

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, #010408 is the darkest color, while #f6fafd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72a6e5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a5abb2 is the less saturated color, while #58a4ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72a6e5 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.

  • #9e9e9e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #95a0ac Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #93a5e2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8da6e8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #68b2bf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #87a5e3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #83a6e6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6cadcd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population