#74a8f2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74a8f2 is composed of 45.5% red, 65.9% green and 94.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 52.1% cyan, 30.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 5.1% black. It has a hue angle of 215.2 degrees, a saturation of 82.9% and a lightness of 70.2%. #74a8f2 color hex could be obtained by blending #e8ffff with #0051e5. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 45
    • G 66
    • B 95
    RGB color chart
    • C 52
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 5
    CMYK color chart

#74a8f2 color description : Soft blue.

#74a8f2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74a8f2 has RGB values of R:116, G:168, B:242 and CMYK values of C:0.52, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.05. Its decimal value is 7645426.

Hex triplet 74a8f2 #74a8f2
RGB Decimal 116, 168, 242 rgb(116,168,242)
RGB Percent 45.5, 65.9, 94.9 rgb(45.5%,65.9%,94.9%)
CMYK 52, 31, 0, 5
HSL 215.2°, 82.9, 70.2 hsl(215.2,82.9%,70.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.2°, 52.1, 94.9
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 68.114, 3.271, -42.252
XYZ 37.229, 38.127, 89.397
xyY 0.226, 0.231, 38.127
CIE-LCH 68.114, 42.379, 274.427
CIE-LUV 68.114, -24.885, -68.37
Hunter-Lab 61.747, -0.437, -42.617
Binary 01110100, 10101000, 11110010

Color Schemes with #74a8f2

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Alternatives to #74a8f2

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#74a8f2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74a8f2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#74a8f2;}
.background {background-color:#74a8f2;}
.border {border:1px solid #74a8f2;}

Shades and Tints of #74a8f2

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, #000205 is the darkest color, while #f2f7fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74a8f2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aeb2b8 is the less saturated color, while #68a6fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74a8f2 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #98a2b1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #91a8ef Protanopia 1% of men
  • #88a9f3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #66b6c3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #86a8f0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #80a9f3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6bb1d4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population