#73a8bf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #73a8bf is composed of 45.1% red, 65.9% green and 74.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 39.8% cyan, 12% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.1% black. It has a hue angle of 198.2 degrees, a saturation of 37.3% and a lightness of 60%. #73a8bf color hex could be obtained by blending #e6ffff with #00517f. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 45
    • G 66
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 40
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 25
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#73a8bf color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#73a8bf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #73a8bf has RGB values of R:115, G:168, B:191 and CMYK values of C:0.4, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 7579839.

Hex triplet 73a8bf #73a8bf
RGB Decimal 115, 168, 191 rgb(115,168,191)
RGB Percent 45.1, 65.9, 74.9 rgb(45.1%,65.9%,74.9%)
CMYK 40, 12, 0, 25
HSL 198.2°, 37.3, 60 hsl(198.2,37.3%,60%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.2°, 39.8, 74.9
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 66.067, -11.518, -17.318
XYZ 30.475, 35.41, 54.516
xyY 0.253, 0.294, 35.41
CIE-LCH 66.067, 20.799, 236.373
CIE-LUV 66.067, -25.548, -24.794
Hunter-Lab 59.507, -12.723, -12.663
Binary 01110011, 10101000, 10111111

Color Schemes with #73a8bf

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#73a8bf Preview

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Shades and Tints of #73a8bf

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, #040708 is the darkest color, while #fafcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #73a8bf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929ca0 is the less saturated color, while #34c1fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #73a8bf 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #939ea2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0a4bd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a3a2c6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #77adba Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90a5bd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #91a4c3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #75abbc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population