#74727c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74727c is composed of 45.5% red, 44.7% green and 48.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6.5% cyan, 8.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 51.4% black. It has a hue angle of 252 degrees, a saturation of 4.2% and a lightness of 46.7%. #74727c color hex could be obtained by blending #e8e4f8 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 45
    • G 45
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 6
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#74727c color description : Dark grayish blue.

#74727c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74727c has RGB values of R:116, G:114, B:124 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 7631484.

Hex triplet 74727c #74727c
RGB Decimal 116, 114, 124 rgb(116,114,124)
RGB Percent 45.5, 44.7, 48.6 rgb(45.5%,44.7%,48.6%)
CMYK 6, 8, 0, 51
HSL 252°, 4.2, 46.7 hsl(252,4.2%,46.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 252°, 8.1, 48.6
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 48.515, 2.842, -5.231
XYZ 16.857, 17.203, 21.5
xyY 0.303, 0.31, 17.203
CIE-LCH 48.515, 5.953, 298.511
CIE-LUV 48.515, 0.524, -7.67
Hunter-Lab 41.476, -0.036, -1.701
Binary 01110100, 01110010, 01111100

Color Schemes with #74727c

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Alternatives to #74727c

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#74727c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74727c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#74727c;}
.background {background-color:#74727c;}
.border {border:1px solid #74727c;}

Shades and Tints of #74727c

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f6f6f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74727c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #74727c is the less saturated color, while #3204ea is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74727c 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.

  • #747474 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #747476 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #797983 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #817783 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7b7982 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #777680 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7c7580 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #78767f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population