#72b8f8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b8f8 is composed of 44.7% red, 72.2% green and 97.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54% cyan, 25.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 2.7% black. It has a hue angle of 208.7 degrees, a saturation of 90.5% and a lightness of 71%. #72b8f8 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0071f1. Closest websafe color is: #66ccff.

    • R 45
    • G 72
    • B 97
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 26
    • Y 0
    • K 3
    CMYK color chart

#72b8f8 color description : Soft blue.

#72b8f8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b8f8 has RGB values of R:114, G:184, B:248 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0.03. Its decimal value is 7518456.

Hex triplet 72b8f8 #72b8f8
RGB Decimal 114, 184, 248 rgb(114,184,248)
RGB Percent 44.7, 72.2, 97.3 rgb(44.7%,72.2%,97.3%)
CMYK 54, 26, 0, 3
HSL 208.7°, 90.5, 71 hsl(208.7,90.5%,71%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.7°, 54, 97.3
Web Safe 66ccff #66ccff
CIE-LAB 72.65, -4.261, -38.437
XYZ 41.019, 44.633, 95.255
xyY 0.227, 0.247, 44.633
CIE-LCH 72.65, 38.673, 263.674
CIE-LUV 72.65, -31.309, -61.52
Hunter-Lab 66.808, -7.318, -37.77
Binary 01110010, 10111000, 11111000

Color Schemes with #72b8f8

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Alternatives to #72b8f8

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#72b8f8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b8f8

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.text {color:#72b8f8;}
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.border {border:1px solid #72b8f8;}

Shades and Tints of #72b8f8

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, #000509 is the darkest color, while #f5fafe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b8f8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b1b5b9 is the less saturated color, while #6cb8fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b8f8 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.

  • #aaaaaa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9fadba Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a2b4f3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9ab4fb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #66c3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90b5f4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8bb5f9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6abfdf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population