#74747e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74747e is composed of 45.5% red, 45.5% green and 49.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.9% cyan, 7.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 50.6% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 4.1% and a lightness of 47.5%. #74747e color hex could be obtained by blending #e8e8fc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

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

#74747e color description : Dark grayish blue.

#74747e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74747e has RGB values of R:116, G:116, B:126 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 7631998.

Hex triplet 74747e #74747e
RGB Decimal 116, 116, 126 rgb(116,116,126)
RGB Percent 45.5, 45.5, 49.4 rgb(45.5%,45.5%,49.4%)
CMYK 8, 8, 0, 51
HSL 240°, 4.1, 47.5 hsl(240,4.1%,47.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 7.9, 49.4
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 49.143, 2.098, -5.486
XYZ 17.213, 17.71, 22.249
xyY 0.301, 0.31, 17.71
CIE-LCH 49.143, 5.873, 290.929
CIE-LUV 49.143, -0.575, -7.94
Hunter-Lab 42.083, -0.635, -1.888
Binary 01110100, 01110100, 01111110

Color Schemes with #74747e

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#74747e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74747e

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Shades and Tints of #74747e

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, #030303 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74747e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #74747e is the less saturated color, while #0404ee is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74747e 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.

  • #757575 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #757577 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b7b84 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #827885 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7b7b84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #787882 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7d7782 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #787881 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population