#74a7e5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74a7e5 is composed of 45.5% red, 65.5% green and 89.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 49.3% cyan, 27.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 212.9 degrees, a saturation of 68.5% and a lightness of 67.6%. #74a7e5 color hex could be obtained by blending #e8ffff with #004fcb. Closest websafe color is: #6699cc.

    • R 45
    • G 65
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 49
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#74a7e5 color description : Soft blue.

#74a7e5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74a7e5 has RGB values of R:116, G:167, B:229 and CMYK values of C:0.49, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 7645157.

Hex triplet 74a7e5 #74a7e5
RGB Decimal 116, 167, 229 rgb(116,167,229)
RGB Percent 45.5, 65.5, 89.8 rgb(45.5%,65.5%,89.8%)
CMYK 49, 27, 0, 10
HSL 212.9°, 68.5, 67.6 hsl(212.9,68.5%,67.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.9°, 49.3, 89.8
Web Safe 6699cc #6699cc
CIE-LAB 67.281, -0.041, -36.441
XYZ 35.161, 37.006, 79.414
xyY 0.232, 0.244, 37.006
CIE-LCH 67.281, 36.441, 269.935
CIE-LUV 67.281, -24.562, -58.023
Hunter-Lab 60.832, -3.285, -34.818
Binary 01110100, 10100111, 11100101

Color Schemes with #74a7e5

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Alternatives to #74a7e5

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#74a7e5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74a7e5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#74a7e5;}
.background {background-color:#74a7e5;}
.border {border:1px solid #74a7e5;}

Shades and Tints of #74a7e5

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, #02050a is the darkest color, while #f8fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74a7e5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a7acb2 is the less saturated color, while #5ba5fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74a7e5 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #96a1ad Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #95a6e2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8fa7e8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6bb3c0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #89a6e3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #85a7e6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6eaecd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population