#72afdb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72afdb is composed of 44.7% red, 68.6% green and 85.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 47.9% cyan, 20.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 205.1 degrees, a saturation of 59.3% and a lightness of 65.3%. #72afdb color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #005fb7. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 45
    • G 69
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 48
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#72afdb color description : Soft blue.

#72afdb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72afdb has RGB values of R:114, G:175, B:219 and CMYK values of C:0.48, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 7516123.

Hex triplet 72afdb #72afdb
RGB Decimal 114, 175, 219 rgb(114,175,219)
RGB Percent 44.7, 68.6, 85.9 rgb(44.7%,68.6%,85.9%)
CMYK 48, 20, 0, 14
HSL 205.1°, 59.3, 65.3 hsl(205.1,59.3%,65.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.1°, 47.9, 85.9
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 69.004, -7.835, -28.297
XYZ 35.053, 39.35, 72.762
xyY 0.238, 0.267, 39.35
CIE-LCH 69.004, 29.361, 254.523
CIE-LUV 69.004, -28.376, -43.528
Hunter-Lab 62.73, -10.033, -24.862
Binary 01110010, 10101111, 11011011

Color Schemes with #72afdb

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Alternatives to #72afdb

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#72afdb Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #72afdb

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, #040a0f is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72afdb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a2a7ab is the less saturated color, while #50b5fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72afdb 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
  • #98a5ad Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0abd7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9eaae0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6fb7c4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8facd8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8eacde Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #70b4cc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population