#72b3c6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b3c6 is composed of 44.7% red, 70.2% green and 77.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 42.4% cyan, 9.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 193.6 degrees, a saturation of 42.4% and a lightness of 61.2%. #72b3c6 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #00678d. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 70
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 42
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#72b3c6 color description : Slightly desaturated cyan.

#72b3c6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b3c6 has RGB values of R:114, G:179, B:198 and CMYK values of C:0.42, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 7517126.

Hex triplet 72b3c6 #72b3c6
RGB Decimal 114, 179, 198 rgb(114,179,198)
RGB Percent 44.7, 70.2, 77.6 rgb(44.7%,70.2%,77.6%)
CMYK 42, 10, 0, 22
HSL 193.6°, 42.4, 61.2 hsl(193.6,42.4%,61.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 193.6°, 42.4, 77.6
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 69.393, -15.768, -16.164
XYZ 33.25, 39.893, 59.371
xyY 0.251, 0.301, 39.893
CIE-LCH 69.393, 22.581, 225.71
CIE-LUV 69.393, -30.305, -22.506
Hunter-Lab 63.161, -16.563, -11.52
Binary 01110010, 10110011, 11000110

Color Schemes with #72b3c6

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Alternatives to #72b3c6

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#72b3c6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b3c6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72b3c6;}
.background {background-color:#72b3c6;}
.border {border:1px solid #72b3c6;}

Shades and Tints of #72b3c6

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, #050b0d is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b3c6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #989ea0 is the less saturated color, while #3dd0fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b3c6 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
  • #98a5a9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aaacc2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #adaacd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #77b7c4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95aec3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97adca Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #75b5c5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population