#72bdd8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72bdd8 is composed of 44.7% red, 74.1% green and 84.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 47.2% cyan, 12.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 195.9 degrees, a saturation of 56.7% and a lightness of 64.7%. #72bdd8 color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #007bb1. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 74
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 15
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#72bdd8 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#72bdd8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72bdd8 has RGB values of R:114, G:189, B:216 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 7519704.

Hex triplet 72bdd8 #72bdd8
RGB Decimal 114, 189, 216 rgb(114,189,216)
RGB Percent 44.7, 74.1, 84.7 rgb(44.7%,74.1%,84.7%)
CMYK 47, 13, 0, 15
HSL 195.9°, 56.7, 64.7 hsl(195.9,56.7%,64.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 195.9°, 47.2, 84.7
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 72.845, -16.138, -20.784
XYZ 37.529, 44.928, 71.656
xyY 0.244, 0.292, 44.928
CIE-LCH 72.845, 26.314, 232.172
CIE-LUV 72.845, -33.905, -30.178
Hunter-Lab 67.029, -17.36, -16.464
Binary 01110010, 10111101, 11011000

Color Schemes with #72bdd8

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Alternatives to #72bdd8

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#72bdd8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72bdd8

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #72bdd8

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, #030a0d is the darkest color, while #fcfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72bdd8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a2a6a8 is the less saturated color, while #4fcdfb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72bdd8 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.

  • #aaaaaa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9faeb3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b0b5d3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b1b3de Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #99b8d4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ab6dc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #74c0d3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population