#72aaf6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72aaf6 is composed of 44.7% red, 66.7% green and 96.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 53.7% cyan, 30.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 3.5% black. It has a hue angle of 214.5 degrees, a saturation of 88% and a lightness of 70.6%. #72aaf6 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0055ed. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 45
    • G 67
    • B 96
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 4
    CMYK color chart

#72aaf6 color description : Soft blue.

#72aaf6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72aaf6 has RGB values of R:114, G:170, B:246 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.04. Its decimal value is 7514870.

Hex triplet 72aaf6 #72aaf6
RGB Decimal 114, 170, 246 rgb(114,170,246)
RGB Percent 44.7, 66.7, 96.5 rgb(44.7%,66.7%,96.5%)
CMYK 54, 31, 0, 4
HSL 214.5°, 88, 70.6 hsl(214.5,88%,70.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 214.5°, 53.7, 96.5
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 68.736, 2.924, -43.465
XYZ 37.945, 38.979, 92.708
xyY 0.224, 0.23, 38.979
CIE-LCH 68.736, 43.563, 273.849
CIE-LUV 68.736, -26.213, -70.479
Hunter-Lab 62.433, -0.77, -44.338
Binary 01110010, 10101010, 11110110

Color Schemes with #72aaf6

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Alternatives to #72aaf6

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#72aaf6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72aaf6

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Shades and Tints of #72aaf6

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, #000307 is the darkest color, while #f3f8fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72aaf6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b1b4b7 is the less saturated color, while #6ca9fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72aaf6 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
  • #98a4b3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #92a9f3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #87abf7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #62b8c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #86a9f4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7faaf7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #68b3d7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population