#74a6a8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74a6a8 is composed of 45.5% red, 65.1% green and 65.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 31% cyan, 1.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.1% black. It has a hue angle of 182.3 degrees, a saturation of 23% and a lightness of 55.7%. #74a6a8 color hex could be obtained by blending #e8ffff with #004d51. Closest websafe color is: #669999.

    • R 45
    • G 65
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 31
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#74a6a8 color description : Mostly desaturated dark cyan.

#74a6a8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74a6a8 has RGB values of R:116, G:166, B:168 and CMYK values of C:0.31, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 7644840.

Hex triplet 74a6a8 #74a6a8
RGB Decimal 116, 166, 168 rgb(116,166,168)
RGB Percent 45.5, 65.1, 65.9 rgb(45.5%,65.1%,65.9%)
CMYK 31, 1, 0, 34
HSL 182.3°, 23, 55.7 hsl(182.3,23%,55.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 182.3°, 31, 65.9
Web Safe 669999 #669999
CIE-LAB 64.813, -16.015, -6.371
XYZ 27.905, 33.811, 42.1
xyY 0.269, 0.326, 33.811
CIE-LCH 64.813, 17.236, 201.694
CIE-LUV 64.813, -24.495, -6.934
Hunter-Lab 58.148, -16.097, -2.223
Binary 01110100, 10100110, 10101000

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#74a6a8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74a6a8

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Shades and Tints of #74a6a8

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, #040606 is the darkest color, while #f9fbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74a6a8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #859697 is the less saturated color, while #1df6ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74a6a8 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.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #909a9a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3a1a7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aa9eb0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7da9b5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92a3a7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96a1ad Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7aa8b0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population