#72b8db Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b8db is composed of 44.7% red, 72.2% green and 85.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 47.9% cyan, 16% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 200 degrees, a saturation of 59.3% and a lightness of 65.3%. #72b8db color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0071b7. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 72
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 48
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#72b8db color description : Soft blue.

#72b8db Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b8db has RGB values of R:114, G:184, B:219 and CMYK values of C:0.48, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 7518427.

Hex triplet 72b8db #72b8db
RGB Decimal 114, 184, 219 rgb(114,184,219)
RGB Percent 44.7, 72.2, 85.9 rgb(44.7%,72.2%,85.9%)
CMYK 48, 16, 0, 14
HSL 200°, 59.3, 65.3 hsl(200,59.3%,65.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 200°, 47.9, 85.9
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 71.535, -12.675, -24.415
XYZ 36.863, 42.971, 73.366
xyY 0.241, 0.28, 42.971
CIE-LCH 71.535, 27.509, 242.563
CIE-LUV 71.535, -31.88, -36.597
Hunter-Lab 65.552, -14.337, -20.471
Binary 01110010, 10111000, 11011011

Color Schemes with #72b8db

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Alternatives to #72b8db

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#72b8db Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b8db

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Shades and Tints of #72b8db

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, #040b0f is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b8db

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a2a8ab is the less saturated color, while #50c3fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b8db 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9caab1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aab1d6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aab0e1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #72becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96b4d8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #95b3de Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #72bcd1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population