#72aef5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72aef5 is composed of 44.7% red, 68.2% green and 96.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 53.5% cyan, 29% magenta, 0% yellow and 3.9% black. It has a hue angle of 212.5 degrees, a saturation of 86.8% and a lightness of 70.4%. #72aef5 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #005deb. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 45
    • G 68
    • B 96
    RGB color chart
    • C 53
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 4
    CMYK color chart

#72aef5 color description : Soft blue.

#72aef5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72aef5 has RGB values of R:114, G:174, B:245 and CMYK values of C:0.53, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.04. Its decimal value is 7515893.

Hex triplet 72aef5 #72aef5
RGB Decimal 114, 174, 245 rgb(114,174,245)
RGB Percent 44.7, 68.2, 96.1 rgb(44.7%,68.2%,96.1%)
CMYK 53, 29, 0, 4
HSL 212.5°, 86.8, 70.4 hsl(212.5,86.8%,70.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.5°, 53.5, 96.1
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 69.782, 0.372, -41.284
XYZ 38.553, 40.44, 92.155
xyY 0.225, 0.236, 40.44
CIE-LCH 69.782, 41.286, 270.517
CIE-LUV 69.782, -27.679, -66.606
Hunter-Lab 63.592, -3.07, -41.406
Binary 01110010, 10101110, 11110101

Color Schemes with #72aef5

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Alternatives to #72aef5

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#72aef5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72aef5

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Shades and Tints of #72aef5

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, #000306 is the darkest color, while #f2f8fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72aef5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b2b3b5 is the less saturated color, while #6caefb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72aef5 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9aa6b4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #97acf1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8eadf7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64bbc8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #89adf2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #83adf6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #69b6d8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population