#72cafd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #72cafd is composed of 44.7% red, 79.2% green and 99.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.9% cyan, 20.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 0.8% black. It has a hue angle of 202 degrees, a saturation of 97.2% and a lightness of 72%. #72cafd color hex could be obtained by blending #e4ffff with #0095fb. Closest websafe color is: #66ccff.

    • R 45
    • G 79
    • B 99
    RGB color chart
    • C 55
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#72cafd color description : Soft blue.

#72cafd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #72cafd has RGB values of R:114, G:202, B:253 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 7523069.

Hex triplet 72cafd #72cafd
RGB Decimal 114, 202, 253 rgb(114,202,253)
RGB Percent 44.7, 79.2, 99.2 rgb(44.7%,79.2%,99.2%)
CMYK 55, 20, 0, 1
HSL 202°, 97.2, 72 hsl(202,97.2%,72%)
HSV (or HSB) 202°, 54.9, 99.2
Web Safe 66ccff #66ccff
CIE-LAB 77.82, -12.446, -33.114
XYZ 45.785, 52.907, 100.722
xyY 0.23, 0.265, 52.907
CIE-LCH 77.82, 35.376, 249.401
CIE-LUV 77.82, -37.846, -51.816
Hunter-Lab 72.737, -14.932, -31.185
Binary 01110010, 11001010, 11111101

Color Schemes with #72cafd

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Alternatives to #72cafd

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#72cafd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #72cafd

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.background {background-color:#72cafd;}
.border {border:1px solid #72cafd;}

Shades and Tints of #72cafd

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, #00090e is the darkest color, while #f9fdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #72cafd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b4b8bb is the less saturated color, while #72cafd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #72cafd 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.

  • #b6b6b6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a8bac4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5c1f5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b1c1ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6bd1e1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9cc4f8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9ac4fe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6dcfeb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population