#72b9b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b9b9 is composed of 44.7% red, 72.5% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 38.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 33.6% and a lightness of 58.6%. #72b9b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #007373. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 73
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 38
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#72b9b9 color description : Slightly desaturated cyan.

#72b9b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b9b9 has RGB values of R:114, G:185, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.38, M:0, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 7518649.

Hex triplet 72b9b9 #72b9b9
RGB Decimal 114, 185, 185 rgb(114,185,185)
RGB Percent 44.7, 72.5, 72.5 rgb(44.7%,72.5%,72.5%)
CMYK 38, 0, 0, 27
HSL 180°, 33.6, 58.6 hsl(180,33.6%,58.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 38.4, 72.5
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 70.716, -22.204, -7.039
XYZ 33.043, 41.776, 52.219
xyY 0.26, 0.329, 41.776
CIE-LCH 70.716, 23.292, 197.589
CIE-LUV 70.716, -33.033, -7.136
Hunter-Lab 64.635, -21.856, -2.657
Binary 01110010, 10111001, 10111001

Color Schemes with #72b9b9

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Alternatives to #72b9b9

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#72b9b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b9b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72b9b9;}
.background {background-color:#72b9b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #72b9b9;}

Shades and Tints of #72b9b9

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, #020303 is the darkest color, while #f5fafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b9b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929999 is the less saturated color, while #31fafa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b9b9 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9aa8a8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b2b0b5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9acc2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7dbac8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bb3b7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fb1be Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #79bac2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population