#74717b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74717b is composed of 45.5% red, 44.3% green and 48.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.7% cyan, 8.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 51.8% black. It has a hue angle of 258 degrees, a saturation of 4.2% and a lightness of 46.3%. #74717b color hex could be obtained by blending #e8e2f6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 45
    • G 44
    • B 48
    RGB color chart
    • C 6
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 52
    CMYK color chart

#74717b color description : Dark grayish violet.

#74717b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74717b has RGB values of R:116, G:113, B:123 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.52. Its decimal value is 7631227.

Hex triplet 74717b #74717b
RGB Decimal 116, 113, 123 rgb(116,113,123)
RGB Percent 45.5, 44.3, 48.2 rgb(45.5%,44.3%,48.2%)
CMYK 6, 8, 0, 52
HSL 258°, 4.2, 46.3 hsl(258,4.2%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 258°, 8.1, 48.2
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 48.201, 3.217, -5.102
XYZ 16.682, 16.953, 21.131
xyY 0.305, 0.31, 16.953
CIE-LCH 48.201, 6.031, 302.23
CIE-LUV 48.201, 1.079, -7.534
Hunter-Lab 41.174, 0.265, -1.606
Binary 01110100, 01110001, 01111011

Color Schemes with #74717b

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Alternatives to #74717b

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#74717b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74717b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#74717b;}
.background {background-color:#74717b;}
.border {border:1px solid #74717b;}

Shades and Tints of #74717b

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f5f5f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74717b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #74717b is the less saturated color, while #4804e8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74717b 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.

  • #737373 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #737375 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #797882 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #807682 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7b7881 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #77767f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7c747f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #78757e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population