#72b8d6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b8d6 is composed of 44.7% red, 72.2% green and 83.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.7% cyan, 14% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.1% black. It has a hue angle of 198 degrees, a saturation of 54.9% and a lightness of 64.3%. #72b8d6 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0071ad. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 72
    • B 84
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#72b8d6 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#72b8d6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b8d6 has RGB values of R:114, G:184, B:214 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 7518422.

Hex triplet 72b8d6 #72b8d6
RGB Decimal 114, 184, 214 rgb(114,184,214)
RGB Percent 44.7, 72.2, 83.9 rgb(44.7%,72.2%,83.9%)
CMYK 47, 14, 0, 16
HSL 198°, 54.9, 64.3 hsl(198,54.9%,64.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 198°, 46.7, 83.9
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 71.359, -14.065, -21.955
XYZ 36.214, 42.711, 69.95
xyY 0.243, 0.287, 42.711
CIE-LCH 71.359, 26.074, 237.354
CIE-LUV 71.359, -31.985, -32.314
Hunter-Lab 65.354, -15.457, -17.712
Binary 01110010, 10111000, 11010110

Color Schemes with #72b8d6

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Alternatives to #72b8d6

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#72b8d6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b8d6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72b8d6;}
.background {background-color:#72b8d6;}
.border {border:1px solid #72b8d6;}

Shades and Tints of #72b8d6

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, #03090b is the darkest color, while #fbfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b8d6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a3a4a5 is the less saturated color, while #4fc6f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b8d6 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
  • #9caab0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #abb1d1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #acafdc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #74bdcb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96b3d3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97b2da Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #73bbcf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population