#7497b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #7497b5 is composed of 45.5% red, 59.2% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 35.9% cyan, 16.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 207.7 degrees, a saturation of 30.5% and a lightness of 58.2%. #7497b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #e8ffff with #002f6b. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 45
    • G 59
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#7497b5 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#7497b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #7497b5 has RGB values of R:116, G:151, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 7641013.

Hex triplet 7497b5 #7497b5
RGB Decimal 116, 151, 181 rgb(116,151,181)
RGB Percent 45.5, 59.2, 71 rgb(45.5%,59.2%,71%)
CMYK 36, 17, 0, 29
HSL 207.7°, 30.5, 58.2 hsl(207.7,30.5%,58.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.7°, 35.9, 71
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 60.941, -4.56, -19.498
XYZ 26.608, 29.181, 47.944
xyY 0.257, 0.281, 29.181
CIE-LCH 60.941, 20.024, 256.837
CIE-LUV 60.941, -18.091, -28.908
Hunter-Lab 54.02, -6.614, -14.808
Binary 01110100, 10010111, 10110101

Color Schemes with #7497b5

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Alternatives to #7497b5

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#7497b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #7497b5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#7497b5;}
.background {background-color:#7497b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #7497b5;}

Shades and Tints of #7497b5

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f4f7f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #7497b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8d959c is the less saturated color, while #2a9dff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #7497b5 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.

  • #909090 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8a9197 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9197b5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9495bb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #769faa Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8697b5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8896b8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #759cae Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population