#74aefd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74aefd is composed of 45.5% red, 68.2% green and 99.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.2% cyan, 31.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 0.8% black. It has a hue angle of 214.6 degrees, a saturation of 97.2% and a lightness of 72.4%. #74aefd color hex could be obtained by blending #e8ffff with #005dfb. Closest websafe color is: #6699ff.

    • R 45
    • G 68
    • B 99
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#74aefd color description : Soft blue.

#74aefd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74aefd has RGB values of R:116, G:174, B:253 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 7646973.

Hex triplet 74aefd #74aefd
RGB Decimal 116, 174, 253 rgb(116,174,253)
RGB Percent 45.5, 68.2, 99.2 rgb(45.5%,68.2%,99.2%)
CMYK 54, 31, 0, 1
HSL 214.6°, 97.2, 72.4 hsl(214.6,97.2%,72.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 214.6°, 54.2, 99.2
Web Safe 6699ff #6699ff
CIE-LAB 70.228, 3.221, -44.917
XYZ 40.064, 41.075, 98.74
xyY 0.223, 0.228, 41.075
CIE-LCH 70.228, 45.032, 274.102
CIE-LUV 70.228, -27.001, -73.211
Hunter-Lab 64.09, -0.572, -46.483
Binary 01110100, 10101110, 11111101

Color Schemes with #74aefd

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Alternatives to #74aefd

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#74aefd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74aefd

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Shades and Tints of #74aefd

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, #000710 is the darkest color, while #fbfdff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74aefd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b5b8bc is the less saturated color, while #74aefd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74aefd 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9ca8b7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #94adf9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #89affe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #62bcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #88adfa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #81aefd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #69b7dc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population