#74b8b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74b8b9 is composed of 45.5% red, 72.2% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 37.3% cyan, 0.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 180.9 degrees, a saturation of 33% and a lightness of 59%. #74b8b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #e8ffff with #007173. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 72
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 37
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#74b8b9 color description : Slightly desaturated cyan.

#74b8b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74b8b9 has RGB values of R:116, G:184, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.37, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 7649465.

Hex triplet 74b8b9 #74b8b9
RGB Decimal 116, 184, 185 rgb(116,184,185)
RGB Percent 45.5, 72.2, 72.5 rgb(45.5%,72.2%,72.5%)
CMYK 37, 1, 0, 27
HSL 180.9°, 33, 59 hsl(180.9,33%,59%)
HSV (or HSB) 180.9°, 37.3, 72.5
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 70.521, -21.169, -7.318
XYZ 33.098, 41.495, 52.162
xyY 0.261, 0.327, 41.495
CIE-LCH 70.521, 22.398, 199.069
CIE-LUV 70.521, -31.903, -7.72
Hunter-Lab 64.417, -21.015, -2.919
Binary 01110100, 10111000, 10111001

Color Schemes with #74b8b9

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Alternatives to #74b8b9

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#74b8b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74b8b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#74b8b9;}
.background {background-color:#74b8b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #74b8b9;}

Shades and Tints of #74b8b9

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, #020405 is the darkest color, while #f6fbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74b8b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #949999 is the less saturated color, while #34f6f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74b8b9 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
  • #9aa8a8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b2afb6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b8acc2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7eb9c7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bb2b7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9fb0be Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7ab9c2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population