#72b8d4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b8d4 is composed of 44.7% red, 72.2% green and 83.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.2% cyan, 13.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.9% black. It has a hue angle of 197.1 degrees, a saturation of 53.3% and a lightness of 63.9%. #72b8d4 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0071a9. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 72
    • B 83
    RGB color chart
    • C 46
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 17
    CMYK color chart

#72b8d4 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#72b8d4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b8d4 has RGB values of R:114, G:184, B:212 and CMYK values of C:0.46, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 7518420.

Hex triplet 72b8d4 #72b8d4
RGB Decimal 114, 184, 212 rgb(114,184,212)
RGB Percent 44.7, 72.2, 83.1 rgb(44.7%,72.2%,83.1%)
CMYK 46, 13, 0, 17
HSL 197.1°, 53.3, 63.9 hsl(197.1,53.3%,63.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 197.1°, 46.2, 83.1
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 71.289, -14.616, -20.968
XYZ 35.961, 42.61, 68.613
xyY 0.244, 0.29, 42.61
CIE-LCH 71.289, 25.559, 235.121
CIE-LUV 71.289, -32.027, -30.604
Hunter-Lab 65.276, -15.898, -16.628
Binary 01110010, 10111000, 11010100

Color Schemes with #72b8d4

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Alternatives to #72b8d4

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#72b8d4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b8d4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72b8d4;}
.background {background-color:#72b8d4;}
.border {border:1px solid #72b8d4;}

Shades and Tints of #72b8d4

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, #030709 is the darkest color, while #f9fcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b8d4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ca6aa is the less saturated color, while #48cafe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b8d4 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9caaaf Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #acb1cf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #adafda Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75bdcb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97b3d1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97b2d8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #74bbce Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population