#72b6ce Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b6ce is composed of 44.7% red, 71.4% green and 80.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 44.7% cyan, 11.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.2% black. It has a hue angle of 195.7 degrees, a saturation of 48.4% and a lightness of 62.7%. #72b6ce color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #006d9d. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 71
    • B 81
    RGB color chart
    • C 45
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#72b6ce color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#72b6ce Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b6ce has RGB values of R:114, G:182, B:206 and CMYK values of C:0.45, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 7517902.

Hex triplet 72b6ce #72b6ce
RGB Decimal 114, 182, 206 rgb(114,182,206)
RGB Percent 44.7, 71.4, 80.8 rgb(44.7%,71.4%,80.8%)
CMYK 45, 12, 0, 19
HSL 195.7°, 48.4, 62.7 hsl(195.7,48.4%,62.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 195.7°, 44.7, 80.8
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 70.516, -15.199, -18.858
XYZ 34.805, 41.488, 64.563
xyY 0.247, 0.295, 41.488
CIE-LCH 70.516, 24.22, 231.133
CIE-LUV 70.516, -31.357, -27.018
Hunter-Lab 64.411, -16.265, -14.342
Binary 01110010, 10110110, 11001110

Color Schemes with #72b6ce

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Alternatives to #72b6ce

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#72b6ce Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b6ce

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.text {color:#72b6ce;}
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Shades and Tints of #72b6ce

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, #020405 is the darkest color, while #f5fafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b6ce

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ea1a2 is the less saturated color, while #46cbfa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b6ce 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9aa8ac Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #abafca Protanopia 1% of men
  • #adadd5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76bbc8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96b1cb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #98b0d2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #74b9ca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population