#72a8ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72a8ff is composed of 44.7% red, 65.9% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 55.3% cyan, 34.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 217 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 72.4%. #72a8ff color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0051ff. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 45
    • G 66
    • B 100
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    • C 55
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#72a8ff color description : Very light blue.

#72a8ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72a8ff has RGB values of R:114, G:168, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 7514367.

Hex triplet 72a8ff #72a8ff
RGB Decimal 114, 168, 255 rgb(114,168,255)
RGB Percent 44.7, 65.9, 100 rgb(44.7%,65.9%,100%)
CMYK 55, 34, 0, 0
HSL 217°, 100, 72.4 hsl(217,100%,72.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 217°, 55.3, 100
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 68.607, 6.824, -48.557
XYZ 38.988, 38.801, 100.037
xyY 0.219, 0.218, 38.801
CIE-LCH 68.607, 49.034, 278
CIE-LUV 68.607, -25.446, -79.576
Hunter-Lab 62.29, 2.717, -51.616
Binary 01110010, 10101000, 11111111

Color Schemes with #72a8ff

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Alternatives to #72a8ff

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#72a8ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72a8ff

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Shades and Tints of #72a8ff

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, #000610 is the darkest color, while #fbfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72a8ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b7be is the less saturated color, while #72a8ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72a8ff 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #98a3b5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ca9fc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7dabff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5cb8c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #82a8fd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #79aaff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #64b2da Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population