#72bcff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72bcff is composed of 44.7% red, 73.7% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 55.3% cyan, 26.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 208.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 72.4%. #72bcff color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0079ff. Closest websafe color is: #66ccff.

    • R 45
    • G 74
    • B 100
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    • C 55
    • M 26
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#72bcff color description : Very light blue.

#72bcff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72bcff has RGB values of R:114, G:188, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 7519487.

Hex triplet 72bcff #72bcff
RGB Decimal 114, 188, 255 rgb(114,188,255)
RGB Percent 44.7, 73.7, 100 rgb(44.7%,73.7%,100%)
CMYK 55, 26, 0, 0
HSL 208.5°, 100, 72.4 hsl(208.5,100%,72.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.5°, 55.3, 100
Web Safe 66ccff #66ccff
CIE-LAB 74.037, -4.347, -40.05
XYZ 42.968, 46.761, 101.364
xyY 0.225, 0.245, 46.761
CIE-LCH 74.037, 40.285, 263.806
CIE-LUV 74.037, -32.641, -64.432
Hunter-Lab 68.382, -7.507, -40.019
Binary 01110010, 10111100, 11111111

Color Schemes with #72bcff

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Alternatives to #72bcff

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#72bcff Preview

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Shades and Tints of #72bcff

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 #72bcff

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72bcff 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.

  • #aeaeae Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a2b1be Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a4b7f9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9db8ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64c7d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92b9fb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8db9ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #69c3e5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population