#72a8f5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72a8f5 is composed of 44.7% red, 65.9% green and 96.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 53.5% cyan, 31.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 3.9% black. It has a hue angle of 215.3 degrees, a saturation of 86.8% and a lightness of 70.4%. #72a8f5 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0051eb. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 45
    • G 66
    • B 96
    RGB color chart
    • C 53
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 4
    CMYK color chart

#72a8f5 color description : Soft blue.

#72a8f5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72a8f5 has RGB values of R:114, G:168, B:245 and CMYK values of C:0.53, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.04. Its decimal value is 7514357.

Hex triplet 72a8f5 #72a8f5
RGB Decimal 114, 168, 245 rgb(114,168,245)
RGB Percent 44.7, 65.9, 96.1 rgb(44.7%,65.9%,96.1%)
CMYK 53, 31, 0, 4
HSL 215.3°, 86.8, 70.4 hsl(215.3,86.8%,70.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.3°, 53.5, 96.1
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 68.148, 3.751, -43.842
XYZ 37.42, 38.173, 91.777
xyY 0.224, 0.228, 38.173
CIE-LCH 68.148, 44.002, 274.89
CIE-LUV 68.148, -25.495, -71.129
Hunter-Lab 61.784, -0.014, -44.823
Binary 01110010, 10101000, 11110101

Color Schemes with #72a8f5

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Alternatives to #72a8f5

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#72a8f5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72a8f5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72a8f5;}
.background {background-color:#72a8f5;}
.border {border:1px solid #72a8f5;}

Shades and Tints of #72a8f5

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, #000306 is the darkest color, while #f2f7fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72a8f5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b2b3b5 is the less saturated color, while #6ca7fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72a8f5 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #98a2b2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #90a8f2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #85aaf6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #62b6c4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #85a8f3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7ea9f5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #67b1d5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population