#72a8d4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72a8d4 is composed of 44.7% red, 65.9% green and 83.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.2% cyan, 20.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.9% black. It has a hue angle of 206.9 degrees, a saturation of 53.3% and a lightness of 63.9%. #72a8d4 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0051a9. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 45
    • G 66
    • B 83
    RGB color chart
    • C 46
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 17
    CMYK color chart

#72a8d4 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#72a8d4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72a8d4 has RGB values of R:114, G:168, B:212 and CMYK values of C:0.46, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 7514324.

Hex triplet 72a8d4 #72a8d4
RGB Decimal 114, 168, 212 rgb(114,168,212)
RGB Percent 44.7, 65.9, 83.1 rgb(44.7%,65.9%,83.1%)
CMYK 46, 21, 0, 17
HSL 206.9°, 53.3, 63.9 hsl(206.9,53.3%,63.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.9°, 46.2, 83.1
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 66.775, -5.996, -27.876
XYZ 32.823, 36.334, 67.567
xyY 0.24, 0.266, 36.334
CIE-LCH 66.775, 28.513, 257.862
CIE-LUV 66.775, -25.724, -42.868
Hunter-Lab 60.278, -8.289, -24.265
Binary 01110010, 10101000, 11010100

Color Schemes with #72a8d4

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Alternatives to #72a8d4

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#72a8d4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72a8d4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72a8d4;}
.background {background-color:#72a8d4;}
.border {border:1px solid #72a8d4;}

Shades and Tints of #72a8d4

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, #030609 is the darkest color, while #f9fbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72a8d4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ca4aa is the less saturated color, while #48acfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72a8d4 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #949fa8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ba5d1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #99a4d9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #70b1bd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ca6d2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8ba6d7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #70adc5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population