#74aaff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74aaff is composed of 45.5% red, 66.7% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.5% cyan, 33.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 216.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 72.7%. #74aaff color hex could be obtained by blending #e8ffff with #0055ff. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 45
    • G 67
    • B 100
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    • C 55
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#74aaff color description : Very light blue.

#74aaff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74aaff has RGB values of R:116, G:170, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 7645951.

Hex triplet 74aaff #74aaff
RGB Decimal 116, 170, 255 rgb(116,170,255)
RGB Percent 45.5, 66.7, 100 rgb(45.5%,66.7%,100%)
CMYK 55, 33, 0, 0
HSL 216.7°, 100, 72.7 hsl(216.7,100%,72.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 216.7°, 54.5, 100
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 69.241, 6.095, -47.551
XYZ 39.623, 39.68, 100.173
xyY 0.221, 0.221, 39.68
CIE-LCH 69.241, 47.94, 277.304
CIE-LUV 69.241, -25.557, -77.888
Hunter-Lab 62.992, 2.043, -50.191
Binary 01110100, 10101010, 11111111

Color Schemes with #74aaff

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Alternatives to #74aaff

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#74aaff Preview

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Shades and Tints of #74aaff

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 #74aaff

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74aaff 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9aa5b6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8eaafc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #81adff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #60bac7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #85aafd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7cacff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #67b4db Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population