#72b0c8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b0c8 is composed of 44.7% red, 69% green and 78.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 43% cyan, 12% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 196.7 degrees, a saturation of 43.9% and a lightness of 61.6%. #72b0c8 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #006191. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 45
    • G 69
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 43
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#72b0c8 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#72b0c8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b0c8 has RGB values of R:114, G:176, B:200 and CMYK values of C:0.43, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 7516360.

Hex triplet 72b0c8 #72b0c8
RGB Decimal 114, 176, 200 rgb(114,176,200)
RGB Percent 44.7, 69, 78.4 rgb(44.7%,69%,78.4%)
CMYK 43, 12, 0, 22
HSL 196.7°, 43.9, 61.6 hsl(196.7,43.9%,61.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.7°, 43, 78.4
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 68.604, -13.649, -18.46
XYZ 32.888, 38.796, 60.396
xyY 0.249, 0.294, 38.796
CIE-LCH 68.604, 22.958, 233.522
CIE-LUV 68.604, -29.057, -26.483
Hunter-Lab 62.287, -14.754, -13.889
Binary 01110010, 10110000, 11001000

Color Schemes with #72b0c8

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Alternatives to #72b0c8

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#72b0c8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b0c8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72b0c8;}
.background {background-color:#72b0c8;}
.border {border:1px solid #72b0c8;}

Shades and Tints of #72b0c8

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f1f7fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b0c8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #989fa2 is the less saturated color, while #3dc7fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b0c8 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #97a3a8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a6aac5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a9a8cf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76b5c2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93acc6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #95abcc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #74b3c4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population