#72b4b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b4b5 is composed of 44.7% red, 70.6% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 37% cyan, 0.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 180.9 degrees, a saturation of 31.2% and a lightness of 57.8%. #72b4b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #00696b. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

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

#72b4b5 color description : Slightly desaturated cyan.

#72b4b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b4b5 has RGB values of R:114, G:180, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.37, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 7517365.

Hex triplet 72b4b5 #72b4b5
RGB Decimal 114, 180, 181 rgb(114,180,181)
RGB Percent 44.7, 70.6, 71 rgb(44.7%,70.6%,71%)
CMYK 37, 1, 0, 29
HSL 180.9°, 31.2, 57.8 hsl(180.9,31.2%,57.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 180.9°, 37, 71
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 69.151, -20.654, -7.162
XYZ 31.599, 39.554, 49.683
xyY 0.262, 0.327, 39.554
CIE-LCH 69.151, 21.86, 199.124
CIE-LUV 69.151, -31.042, -7.533
Hunter-Lab 62.892, -20.378, -2.813
Binary 01110010, 10110100, 10110101

Color Schemes with #72b4b5

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Alternatives to #72b4b5

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#72b4b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b4b5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72b4b5;}
.background {background-color:#72b4b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #72b4b5;}

Shades and Tints of #72b4b5

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f3f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b4b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #939494 is the less saturated color, while #30f4f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b4b5 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
  • #aeacb2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b5a8be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7cb6c3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98afb3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9cacba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #78b5be Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population