#72b317 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b317 is composed of 44.7% red, 70.2% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 36.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 87.2% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 85 degrees, a saturation of 77.2% and a lightness of 39.6%. #72b317 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ff2e with #006700. Closest websafe color is: #66cc00.

    • R 45
    • G 70
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 0
    • Y 87
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#72b317 color description : Strong green.

#72b317 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b317 has RGB values of R:114, G:179, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0, Y:0.87, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 7516951.

Hex triplet 72b317 #72b317
RGB Decimal 114, 179, 23 rgb(114,179,23)
RGB Percent 44.7, 70.2, 9 rgb(44.7%,70.2%,9%)
CMYK 36, 0, 87, 30
HSL 85°, 77.2, 39.6 hsl(85,77.2%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 85°, 87.2, 70.2
Web Safe 66cc00 #66cc00
CIE-LAB 66.427, -42.749, 63.899
XYZ 23.214, 35.879, 6.513
xyY 0.354, 0.547, 35.879
CIE-LCH 66.427, 76.881, 123.783
CIE-LUV 66.427, -32.817, 75.568
Hunter-Lab 59.899, -35.645, 35.483
Binary 01110010, 10110011, 00010111

Color Schemes with #72b317

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Alternatives to #72b317

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#72b317 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b317

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72b317;}
.background {background-color:#72b317;}
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Shades and Tints of #72b317

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, #030501 is the darkest color, while #f9fdf3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b317

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656565 is the less saturated color, while #75c307 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b317 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.

  • #8e8e8e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #889576 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #baa61e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ce9e34 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8eaab7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0ab1b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ada529 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #83ad7c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population