#72bac9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72bac9 is composed of 44.7% red, 72.9% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 43.3% cyan, 7.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 190.3 degrees, a saturation of 44.6% and a lightness of 61.8%. #72bac9 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #007593. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 73
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 43
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#72bac9 color description : Slightly desaturated cyan.

#72bac9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72bac9 has RGB values of R:114, G:186, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.43, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 7518921.

Hex triplet 72bac9 #72bac9
RGB Decimal 114, 186, 201 rgb(114,186,201)
RGB Percent 44.7, 72.9, 78.8 rgb(44.7%,72.9%,78.8%)
CMYK 43, 7, 0, 21
HSL 190.3°, 44.6, 61.8 hsl(190.3,44.6%,61.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 190.3°, 43.3, 78.8
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 71.494, -18.617, -14.643
XYZ 35.038, 42.91, 61.691
xyY 0.251, 0.307, 42.91
CIE-LCH 71.494, 23.686, 218.187
CIE-LUV 71.494, -33.071, -19.735
Hunter-Lab 65.506, -19.158, -9.983
Binary 01110010, 10111010, 11001001

Color Schemes with #72bac9

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Alternatives to #72bac9

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#72bac9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72bac9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72bac9;}
.background {background-color:#72bac9;}
.border {border:1px solid #72bac9;}

Shades and Tints of #72bac9

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f2f8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72bac9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #98a1a4 is the less saturated color, while #3edcfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72bac9 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9caaad Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b0b2c5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b4afd0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #79bdcb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99b4c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9cb3ce Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #76bcca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population