#74a4fb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74a4fb is composed of 45.5% red, 64.3% green and 98.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 53.8% cyan, 34.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 1.6% black. It has a hue angle of 218.7 degrees, a saturation of 94.4% and a lightness of 72%. #74a4fb color hex could be obtained by blending #e8ffff with #0049f7. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 45
    • G 64
    • B 98
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#74a4fb color description : Soft blue.

#74a4fb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74a4fb has RGB values of R:116, G:164, B:251 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 7644411.

Hex triplet 74a4fb #74a4fb
RGB Decimal 116, 164, 251 rgb(116,164,251)
RGB Percent 45.5, 64.3, 98.4 rgb(45.5%,64.3%,98.4%)
CMYK 54, 35, 0, 2
HSL 218.7°, 94.4, 72 hsl(218.7,94.4%,72%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.7°, 53.8, 98.4
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 67.447, 8.291, -48.204
XYZ 37.887, 37.227, 96.451
xyY 0.221, 0.217, 37.227
CIE-LCH 67.447, 48.912, 279.759
CIE-LUV 67.447, -23.433, -78.941
Hunter-Lab 61.014, 4.065, -51.016
Binary 01110100, 10100100, 11111011

Color Schemes with #74a4fb

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Alternatives to #74a4fb

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#74a4fb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74a4fb

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Shades and Tints of #74a4fb

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, #00050e is the darkest color, while #f9fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74a4fb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b6b7b9 is the less saturated color, while #74a4fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74a4fb 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #97a1b2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #88a6f9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7aa8fb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #60b5c2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #81a5f9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #78a7fb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #67aed6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population