#72b3b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b3b5 is composed of 44.7% red, 70.2% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 37% cyan, 1.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 181.8 degrees, a saturation of 31.2% and a lightness of 57.8%. #72b3b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #00676b. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 70
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 37
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#72b3b5 color description : Slightly desaturated cyan.

#72b3b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b3b5 has RGB values of R:114, G:179, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.37, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 7517109.

Hex triplet 72b3b5 #72b3b5
RGB Decimal 114, 179, 181 rgb(114,179,181)
RGB Percent 44.7, 70.2, 71 rgb(44.7%,70.2%,71%)
CMYK 37, 1, 0, 29
HSL 181.8°, 31.2, 57.8 hsl(181.8,31.2%,57.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 181.8°, 37, 71
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 68.861, -20.142, -7.592
XYZ 31.398, 39.152, 49.616
xyY 0.261, 0.326, 39.152
CIE-LCH 68.861, 21.525, 200.652
CIE-LUV 68.861, -30.624, -8.272
Hunter-Lab 62.572, -19.931, -3.214
Binary 01110010, 10110011, 10110101

Color Schemes with #72b3b5

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Alternatives to #72b3b5

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#72b3b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b3b5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72b3b5;}
.background {background-color:#72b3b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #72b3b5;}

Shades and Tints of #72b3b5

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #f3f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b3b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #939494 is the less saturated color, while #30f1f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b3b5 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
  • #97a4a4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #adabb2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b4a8be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7cb5c2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97aeb3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9cacba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #78b4bd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population