#72b0aa Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b0aa is composed of 44.7% red, 69% green and 66.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 35.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 3.4% yellow and 31% black. It has a hue angle of 174.2 degrees, a saturation of 28.2% and a lightness of 56.9%. #72b0aa color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #006155. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 45
    • G 69
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 35
    • M 0
    • Y 3
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#72b0aa color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#72b0aa Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b0aa has RGB values of R:114, G:176, B:170 and CMYK values of C:0.35, M:0, Y:0.03, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 7516330.

Hex triplet 72b0aa #72b0aa
RGB Decimal 114, 176, 170 rgb(114,176,170)
RGB Percent 44.7, 69, 66.7 rgb(44.7%,69%,66.7%)
CMYK 35, 0, 3, 31
HSL 174.2°, 28.2, 56.9 hsl(174.2,28.2%,56.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 174.2°, 35.2, 69
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 67.672, -21.291, -3.271
XYZ 29.719, 37.529, 43.706
xyY 0.268, 0.338, 37.529
CIE-LCH 67.672, 21.54, 188.735
CIE-LUV 67.672, -29.556, -1.468
Hunter-Lab 61.261, -20.614, 0.583
Binary 01110010, 10110000, 10101010

Color Schemes with #72b0aa

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Alternatives to #72b0aa

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#72b0aa Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b0aa

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Shades and Tints of #72b0aa

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, #060a09 is the darkest color, while #fcfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b0aa

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b9796 is the less saturated color, while #26fce7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b0aa 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #94a1a0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aca8a8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b4a4b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7eb1be Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97aba8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ca8b0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #79b1b7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population