#72aafd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72aafd is composed of 44.7% red, 66.7% green and 99.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.9% cyan, 32.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 0.8% black. It has a hue angle of 215.8 degrees, a saturation of 97.2% and a lightness of 72%. #72aafd color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0055fb. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 45
    • G 67
    • B 99
    RGB color chart
    • C 55
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#72aafd color description : Soft blue.

#72aafd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72aafd has RGB values of R:114, G:170, B:253 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 7514877.

Hex triplet 72aafd #72aafd
RGB Decimal 114, 170, 253 rgb(114,170,253)
RGB Percent 44.7, 66.7, 99.2 rgb(44.7%,66.7%,99.2%)
CMYK 55, 33, 0, 1
HSL 215.8°, 97.2, 72 hsl(215.8,97.2%,72%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.8°, 54.9, 99.2
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 69.052, 5.069, -46.771
XYZ 39.04, 39.417, 98.474
xyY 0.221, 0.223, 39.417
CIE-LCH 69.052, 47.045, 276.185
CIE-LUV 69.052, -26.166, -76.408
Hunter-Lab 62.783, 1.126, -49.048
Binary 01110010, 10101010, 11111101

Color Schemes with #72aafd

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Alternatives to #72aafd

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#72aafd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72aafd

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Shades and Tints of #72aafd

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, #00060e is the darkest color, while #f9fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72aafd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b4b7bb is the less saturated color, while #72aafd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72aafd 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.

  • #a3a3a3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #99a4b5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8faafa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #82acfd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5eb9c7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #84aafb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7cabfd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #65b4da Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population