#72a9c1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72a9c1 is composed of 44.7% red, 66.3% green and 75.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 40.9% cyan, 12.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 24.3% black. It has a hue angle of 198.2 degrees, a saturation of 38.9% and a lightness of 60.2%. #72a9c1 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #005383. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 45
    • G 66
    • B 76
    RGB color chart
    • C 41
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#72a9c1 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#72a9c1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72a9c1 has RGB values of R:114, G:169, B:193 and CMYK values of C:0.41, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 7514561.

Hex triplet 72a9c1 #72a9c1
RGB Decimal 114, 169, 193 rgb(114,169,193)
RGB Percent 44.7, 66.3, 75.7 rgb(44.7%,66.3%,75.7%)
CMYK 41, 12, 0, 24
HSL 198.2°, 38.9, 60.2 hsl(198.2,38.9%,60.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.2°, 40.9, 75.7
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 66.368, -11.788, -17.977
XYZ 30.751, 35.802, 55.739
xyY 0.251, 0.293, 35.802
CIE-LCH 66.368, 21.497, 236.747
CIE-LUV 66.368, -26.306, -25.835
Hunter-Lab 59.835, -12.975, -13.347
Binary 01110010, 10101001, 11000001

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Alternatives to #72a9c1

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#72a9c1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72a9c1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72a9c1;}
.background {background-color:#72a9c1;}
.border {border:1px solid #72a9c1;}

Shades and Tints of #72a9c1

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, #040709 is the darkest color, while #fafcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72a9c1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #999a9a is the less saturated color, while #3bbef8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72a9c1 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #939ea3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a1a4bf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a3a3c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76aebb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8fa6bf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #91a5c5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #74acbd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population