#72b0db Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b0db is composed of 44.7% red, 69% green and 85.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 47.9% cyan, 19.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 204.6 degrees, a saturation of 59.3% and a lightness of 65.3%. #72b0db color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0061b7. 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

#72b0db color description : Soft blue.

#72b0db Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b0db has RGB values of R:114, G:176, B:219 and CMYK values of C:0.48, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 7516379.

Hex triplet 72b0db #72b0db
RGB Decimal 114, 176, 219 rgb(114,176,219)
RGB Percent 44.7, 69, 85.9 rgb(44.7%,69%,85.9%)
CMYK 48, 20, 0, 14
HSL 204.6°, 59.3, 65.3 hsl(204.6,59.3%,65.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.6°, 47.9, 85.9
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 69.284, -8.379, -27.865
XYZ 35.248, 39.741, 72.827
xyY 0.238, 0.269, 39.741
CIE-LCH 69.284, 29.098, 253.264
CIE-LUV 69.284, -28.765, -42.759
Hunter-Lab 63.04, -10.515, -24.367
Binary 01110010, 10110000, 11011011

Color Schemes with #72b0db

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Alternatives to #72b0db

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#72b0db Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b0db

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72b0db;}
.background {background-color:#72b0db;}
.border {border:1px solid #72b0db;}

Shades and Tints of #72b0db

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, #040b0f is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b0db

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a2a7ab is the less saturated color, while #50b6fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b0db 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
  • #a1abd7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a0abe0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #70b8c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90add8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8facde Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #70b5cd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population