#746a79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #746a79 is composed of 45.5% red, 41.6% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4.1% cyan, 12.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 280 degrees, a saturation of 6.6% and a lightness of 44.5%. #746a79 color hex could be obtained by blending #e8d4f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 45
    • G 42
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 4
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#746a79 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#746a79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #746a79 has RGB values of R:116, G:106, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.04, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 7629433.

Hex triplet 746a79 #746a79
RGB Decimal 116, 106, 121 rgb(116,106,121)
RGB Percent 45.5, 41.6, 47.5 rgb(45.5%,41.6%,47.5%)
CMYK 4, 12, 0, 53
HSL 280°, 6.6, 44.5 hsl(280,6.6%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 280°, 12.4, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 46.179, 6.948, -6.914
XYZ 15.807, 15.402, 20.228
xyY 0.307, 0.299, 15.402
CIE-LCH 46.179, 9.802, 315.141
CIE-LUV 46.179, 4.665, -10.554
Hunter-Lab 39.245, 3.218, -3.089
Binary 01110100, 01101010, 01111001

Color Schemes with #746a79

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Alternatives to #746a79

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#746a79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #746a79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#746a79;}
.background {background-color:#746a79;}
.border {border:1px solid #746a79;}

Shades and Tints of #746a79

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, #060506 is the darkest color, while #fbfbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #746a79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #746a79 is the less saturated color, while #9701e2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #746a79 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.

  • #6f6f6f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #706e71 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #737481 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7a727f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7a727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #73707e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #786f7d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #786f7a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population