#72a9ca Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72a9ca is composed of 44.7% red, 66.3% green and 79.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 43.6% cyan, 16.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 202.5 degrees, a saturation of 45.4% and a lightness of 62%. #72a9ca color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #005395. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 45
    • G 66
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 44
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 21
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#72a9ca color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#72a9ca Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72a9ca has RGB values of R:114, G:169, B:202 and CMYK values of C:0.44, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 7514570.

Hex triplet 72a9ca #72a9ca
RGB Decimal 114, 169, 202 rgb(114,169,202)
RGB Percent 44.7, 66.3, 79.2 rgb(44.7%,66.3%,79.2%)
CMYK 44, 16, 0, 21
HSL 202.5°, 45.4, 62 hsl(202.5,45.4%,62%)
HSV (or HSB) 202.5°, 43.6, 79.2
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 66.685, -9.343, -22.485
XYZ 31.786, 36.216, 61.189
xyY 0.246, 0.28, 36.216
CIE-LCH 66.685, 24.349, 247.436
CIE-LUV 66.685, -26.213, -33.521
Hunter-Lab 60.18, -11.035, -18.159
Binary 01110010, 10101001, 11001010

Color Schemes with #72a9ca

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#72a9ca Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72a9ca

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Shades and Tints of #72a9ca

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f2f7fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72a9ca

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #97a0a5 is the less saturated color, while #3eb6fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72a9ca 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #949fa5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ea5c7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9fa4d0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73b0bd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ea6c8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8fa5cd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #73adc1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population