#74a8ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74a8ff is composed of 45.5% red, 65.9% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.5% cyan, 34.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 217.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 72.7%. #74a8ff color hex could be obtained by blending #e8ffff with #0051ff. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 45
    • G 66
    • B 100
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    • C 55
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#74a8ff color description : Very light blue.

#74a8ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74a8ff has RGB values of R:116, G:168, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 7645439.

Hex triplet 74a8ff #74a8ff
RGB Decimal 116, 168, 255 rgb(116,168,255)
RGB Percent 45.5, 65.9, 100 rgb(45.5%,65.9%,100%)
CMYK 55, 34, 0, 0
HSL 217.6°, 100, 72.7 hsl(217.6,100%,72.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 217.6°, 54.5, 100
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 68.705, 7.233, -48.395
XYZ 39.251, 38.936, 100.049
xyY 0.22, 0.218, 38.936
CIE-LCH 68.705, 48.933, 278.501
CIE-LUV 68.705, -24.847, -79.365
Hunter-Lab 62.399, 3.085, -51.385
Binary 01110100, 10101000, 11111111

Color Schemes with #74a8ff

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Alternatives to #74a8ff

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#74a8ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74a8ff

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #74a8ff

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, #000712 is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74a8ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b4b8bf is the less saturated color, while #74a8ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74a8ff 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #99a3b5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ca9fc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7eabff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #5fb8c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #83a8fd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7aaaff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #66b2da Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population