#746c79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #746c79 is composed of 45.5% red, 42.4% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4.1% cyan, 10.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 276.9 degrees, a saturation of 5.7% and a lightness of 44.9%. #746c79 color hex could be obtained by blending #e8d8f2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 45
    • G 42
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 4
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#746c79 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#746c79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #746c79 has RGB values of R:116, G:108, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.04, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 7629945.

Hex triplet 746c79 #746c79
RGB Decimal 116, 108, 121 rgb(116,108,121)
RGB Percent 45.5, 42.4, 47.5 rgb(45.5%,42.4%,47.5%)
CMYK 4, 11, 0, 53
HSL 276.9°, 5.7, 44.9 hsl(276.9,5.7%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 276.9°, 10.7, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 46.736, 5.755, -6.086
XYZ 16.016, 15.819, 20.298
xyY 0.307, 0.303, 15.819
CIE-LCH 46.736, 8.376, 313.398
CIE-LUV 46.736, 3.681, -9.239
Hunter-Lab 39.773, 2.276, -2.417
Binary 01110100, 01101100, 01111001

Color Schemes with #746c79

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Alternatives to #746c79

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#746c79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #746c79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#746c79;}
.background {background-color:#746c79;}
.border {border:1px solid #746c79;}

Shades and Tints of #746c79

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, #070607 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #746c79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #746c79 is the less saturated color, while #8c02e3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #746c79 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.

  • #707070 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #716f72 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #747581 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7c7380 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7a747c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #74727e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #79707d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #78717b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population