#74a4da Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74a4da is composed of 45.5% red, 64.3% green and 85.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.8% cyan, 24.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.5% black. It has a hue angle of 211.8 degrees, a saturation of 58% and a lightness of 65.5%. #74a4da color hex could be obtained by blending #e8ffff with #0049b5. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 45
    • G 64
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 47
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#74a4da color description : Soft blue.

#74a4da Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74a4da has RGB values of R:116, G:164, B:218 and CMYK values of C:0.47, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 7644378.

Hex triplet 74a4da #74a4da
RGB Decimal 116, 164, 218 rgb(116,164,218)
RGB Percent 45.5, 64.3, 85.5 rgb(45.5%,64.3%,85.5%)
CMYK 47, 25, 0, 15
HSL 211.8°, 58, 65.5 hsl(211.8,58%,65.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 211.8°, 46.8, 85.5
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 66, -1.568, -32.376
XYZ 33.13, 35.324, 71.398
xyY 0.237, 0.253, 35.324
CIE-LCH 66, 32.414, 267.228
CIE-LUV 66, -23.448, -50.858
Hunter-Lab 59.434, -4.51, -29.621
Binary 01110100, 10100100, 11011010

Color Schemes with #74a4da

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Alternatives to #74a4da

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#74a4da Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74a4da

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Shades and Tints of #74a4da

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f0f5fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74a4da

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a3a7ab is the less saturated color, while #52a2fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74a4da 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #949ea8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #95a3d8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #91a3dd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6eafbb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #89a3d8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #86a3dc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #70abc6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population