#74797f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74797f is composed of 45.5% red, 47.5% green and 49.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.7% cyan, 4.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 50.2% black. It has a hue angle of 212.7 degrees, a saturation of 4.5% and a lightness of 47.6%. #74797f color hex could be obtained by blending #e8f2fe with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 45
    • G 47
    • B 50
    RGB color chart
    • C 9
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 50
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#74797f color description : Dark grayish blue.

#74797f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74797f has RGB values of R:116, G:121, B:127 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.5. Its decimal value is 7633279.

Hex triplet 74797f #74797f
RGB Decimal 116, 121, 127 rgb(116,121,127)
RGB Percent 45.5, 47.5, 49.8 rgb(45.5%,47.5%,49.8%)
CMYK 9, 5, 0, 50
HSL 212.7°, 4.5, 47.6 hsl(212.7,4.5%,47.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.7°, 8.7, 49.8
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 50.593, -0.602, -3.928
XYZ 17.87, 18.92, 22.788
xyY 0.3, 0.318, 18.92
CIE-LCH 50.593, 3.974, 261.282
CIE-LUV 50.593, -3.071, -5.369
Hunter-Lab 43.497, -2.787, -0.614
Binary 01110100, 01111001, 01111111

Color Schemes with #74797f

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Alternatives to #74797f

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#74797f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74797f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#74797f;}
.background {background-color:#74797f;}
.border {border:1px solid #74797f;}

Shades and Tints of #74797f

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 #74797f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #74797f is the less saturated color, while #046fef is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74797f 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.

  • #787878 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #777879 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7f7e84 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #877c86 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7b7f88 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b7c82 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #807a84 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #787d85 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population