#72bbff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72bbff is composed of 44.7% red, 73.3% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 55.3% cyan, 26.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 208.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 72.4%. #72bbff color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0077ff. Closest websafe color is: #66ccff.

    • R 45
    • G 73
    • B 100
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    • C 55
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#72bbff color description : Very light blue.

#72bbff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72bbff has RGB values of R:114, G:187, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 7519231.

Hex triplet 72bbff #72bbff
RGB Decimal 114, 187, 255 rgb(114,187,255)
RGB Percent 44.7, 73.3, 100 rgb(44.7%,73.3%,100%)
CMYK 55, 27, 0, 0
HSL 208.9°, 100, 72.4 hsl(208.9,100%,72.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.9°, 55.3, 100
Web Safe 66ccff #66ccff
CIE-LAB 73.763, -3.8, -40.477
XYZ 42.756, 46.335, 101.293
xyY 0.225, 0.243, 46.335
CIE-LCH 73.763, 40.655, 264.637
CIE-LUV 73.763, -32.276, -65.204
Hunter-Lab 68.07, -7.005, -40.578
Binary 01110010, 10111011, 11111111

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Alternatives to #72bbff

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#72bbff Preview

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Shades and Tints of #72bbff

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, #000810 is the darkest color, while #fbfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72bbff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b9be is the less saturated color, while #72bbff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72bbff 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.

  • #adadad Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a1b0bd Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3b6f9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9cb7ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64c6d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91b8fb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8cb8ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #69c2e4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population