#74747f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74747f is composed of 45.5% red, 45.5% green and 49.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.7% cyan, 8.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 50.2% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 4.5% and a lightness of 47.6%. #74747f color hex could be obtained by blending #e8e8fe with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 45
    • G 45
    • B 50
    RGB color chart
    • C 9
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 50
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#74747f color description : Dark grayish blue.

#74747f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74747f has RGB values of R:116, G:116, B:127 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.5. Its decimal value is 7631999.

Hex triplet 74747f #74747f
RGB Decimal 116, 116, 127 rgb(116,116,127)
RGB Percent 45.5, 45.5, 49.8 rgb(45.5%,45.5%,49.8%)
CMYK 9, 9, 0, 50
HSL 240°, 4.5, 47.6 hsl(240,4.5%,47.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 8.7, 49.8
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 49.174, 2.316, -6.031
XYZ 17.278, 17.736, 22.591
xyY 0.3, 0.308, 17.736
CIE-LCH 49.174, 6.46, 291.007
CIE-LUV 49.174, -0.634, -8.747
Hunter-Lab 42.114, -0.468, -2.324
Binary 01110100, 01110100, 01111111

Color Schemes with #74747f

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Alternatives to #74747f

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#74747f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74747f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#74747f;}
.background {background-color:#74747f;}
.border {border:1px solid #74747f;}

Shades and Tints of #74747f

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, #040404 is the darkest color, while #f9f9f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74747f

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74747f 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
  • #7b7b85 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #827886 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7a7b84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #787883 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7d7783 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #787882 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population