#72b9c8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72b9c8 is composed of 44.7% red, 72.5% green and 78.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 43% cyan, 7.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 190.5 degrees, a saturation of 43.9% and a lightness of 61.6%. #72b9c8 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #007391. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 73
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 43
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#72b9c8 color description : Slightly desaturated cyan.

#72b9c8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72b9c8 has RGB values of R:114, G:185, B:200 and CMYK values of C:0.43, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 7518664.

Hex triplet 72b9c8 #72b9c8
RGB Decimal 114, 185, 200 rgb(114,185,200)
RGB Percent 44.7, 72.5, 78.4 rgb(44.7%,72.5%,78.4%)
CMYK 43, 8, 0, 22
HSL 190.5°, 43.9, 61.6 hsl(190.5,43.9%,61.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 190.5°, 43, 78.4
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 71.176, -18.364, -14.575
XYZ 34.711, 42.444, 61.004
xyY 0.251, 0.307, 42.444
CIE-LCH 71.176, 23.445, 218.438
CIE-LUV 71.176, -32.691, -19.649
Hunter-Lab 65.149, -18.906, -9.914
Binary 01110010, 10111001, 11001000

Color Schemes with #72b9c8

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Alternatives to #72b9c8

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#72b9c8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72b9c8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72b9c8;}
.background {background-color:#72b9c8;}
.border {border:1px solid #72b9c8;}

Shades and Tints of #72b9c8

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f1f8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72b9c8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #98a0a2 is the less saturated color, while #3ddbfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72b9c8 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.

  • #a5a5a5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9ba9ac Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #afb1c4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b3aecf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #79bcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99b4c5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9bb2cd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #76bbc9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population