#72b8f9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b8f9 is composed of 44.7% red, 72.2% green and 97.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.2% cyan, 26.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 2.4% black. It has a hue angle of 208.9 degrees, a saturation of 91.8% and a lightness of 71.2%. #72b8f9 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0071f3. Closest websafe color is: #66ccff.

    • R 45
    • G 72
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 26
    • Y 0
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#72b8f9 color description : Soft blue.

#72b8f9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b8f9 has RGB values of R:114, G:184, B:249 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 7518457.

Hex triplet 72b8f9 #72b8f9
RGB Decimal 114, 184, 249 rgb(114,184,249)
RGB Percent 44.7, 72.2, 97.6 rgb(44.7%,72.2%,97.6%)
CMYK 54, 26, 0, 2
HSL 208.9°, 91.8, 71.2 hsl(208.9,91.8%,71.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.9°, 54.2, 97.6
Web Safe 66ccff #66ccff
CIE-LAB 72.691, -3.961, -38.913
XYZ 41.175, 44.696, 96.075
xyY 0.226, 0.246, 44.696
CIE-LCH 72.691, 39.114, 264.187
CIE-LUV 72.691, -31.291, -62.377
Hunter-Lab 66.855, -7.06, -38.405
Binary 01110010, 10111000, 11111001

Color Schemes with #72b8f9

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Alternatives to #72b8f9

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#72b8f9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b8f9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72b8f9;}
.background {background-color:#72b8f9;}
.border {border:1px solid #72b8f9;}

Shades and Tints of #72b8f9

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, #00050a is the darkest color, while #f6faff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b8f9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b0b6bb is the less saturated color, while #6cb8ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b8f9 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
  • #a1b4f4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #99b4fb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #66c3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90b5f5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8bb5fa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6abfe0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population