#74b4e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74b4e6 is composed of 45.5% red, 70.6% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 49.6% cyan, 21.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 206.3 degrees, a saturation of 69.5% and a lightness of 67.8%. #74b4e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #e8ffff with #0069cd. Closest websafe color is: #66ccff.

    • R 45
    • G 71
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 50
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#74b4e6 color description : Soft blue.

#74b4e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74b4e6 has RGB values of R:116, G:180, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.5, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 7648486.

Hex triplet 74b4e6 #74b4e6
RGB Decimal 116, 180, 230 rgb(116,180,230)
RGB Percent 45.5, 70.6, 90.2 rgb(45.5%,70.6%,90.2%)
CMYK 50, 22, 0, 10
HSL 206.3°, 69.5, 67.8 hsl(206.3,69.5%,67.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 206.3°, 49.6, 90.2
Web Safe 66ccff #66ccff
CIE-LAB 70.917, -6.936, -31.353
XYZ 37.803, 42.067, 80.986
xyY 0.235, 0.262, 42.067
CIE-LCH 70.917, 32.111, 257.526
CIE-LUV 70.917, -29.495, -48.951
Hunter-Lab 64.859, -9.463, -28.632
Binary 01110100, 10110100, 11100110

Color Schemes with #74b4e6

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Alternatives to #74b4e6

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#74b4e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74b4e6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#74b4e6;}
.background {background-color:#74b4e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #74b4e6;}

Shades and Tints of #74b4e6

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, #02070b is the darkest color, while #f9fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74b4e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #adadad is the less saturated color, while #61b6f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74b4e6 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9daab4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3afe1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a0afea Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6fbdcb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #92b1e3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #90b1e8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #71b9d4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population