#72c9de Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72c9de is composed of 44.7% red, 78.8% green and 87.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 48.6% cyan, 9.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.9% black. It has a hue angle of 191.7 degrees, a saturation of 62.1% and a lightness of 65.9%. #72c9de color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0093bd. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 79
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 49
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#72c9de color description : Soft cyan.

#72c9de Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72c9de has RGB values of R:114, G:201, B:222 and CMYK values of C:0.49, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 7522782.

Hex triplet 72c9de #72c9de
RGB Decimal 114, 201, 222 rgb(114,201,222)
RGB Percent 44.7, 78.8, 87.1 rgb(44.7%,78.8%,87.1%)
CMYK 49, 9, 0, 13
HSL 191.7°, 62.1, 65.9 hsl(191.7,62.1%,65.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.7°, 48.6, 87.1
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 76.45, -20.675, -18.569
XYZ 41.007, 50.622, 76.713
xyY 0.244, 0.301, 50.622
CIE-LCH 76.45, 27.79, 221.928
CIE-LUV 76.45, -38.424, -26.052
Hunter-Lab 71.149, -21.631, -14.122
Binary 01110010, 11001001, 11011110

Color Schemes with #72c9de

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Alternatives to #72c9de

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#72c9de Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72c9de

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CSS codes
.text {color:#72c9de;}
.background {background-color:#72c9de;}
.border {border:1px solid #72c9de;}

Shades and Tints of #72c9de

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, #000202 is the darkest color, while #f1fafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72c9de

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a8a8 is the less saturated color, while #57d9f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72c9de 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.

  • #b1b1b1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a4b6ba Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbbed7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bebce5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #77ccdb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0c2da Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2c0e2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #75cbdc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population