#74b9c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74b9c9 is composed of 45.5% red, 72.5% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 42.3% cyan, 8% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 191.3 degrees, a saturation of 44% and a lightness of 62.2%. #74b9c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #e8ffff with #007393. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 73
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 42
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#74b9c9 color description : Slightly desaturated cyan.

#74b9c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74b9c9 has RGB values of R:116, G:185, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.42, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 7649737.

Hex triplet 74b9c9 #74b9c9
RGB Decimal 116, 185, 201 rgb(116,185,201)
RGB Percent 45.5, 72.5, 78.8 rgb(45.5%,72.5%,78.8%)
CMYK 42, 8, 0, 21
HSL 191.3°, 44, 62.2 hsl(191.3,44%,62.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.3°, 42.3, 78.8
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 71.3, -17.601, -14.925
XYZ 35.091, 42.626, 61.634
xyY 0.252, 0.306, 42.626
CIE-LCH 71.3, 23.077, 220.297
CIE-LUV 71.3, -31.985, -20.327
Hunter-Lab 65.289, -18.315, -10.269
Binary 01110100, 10111001, 11001001

Color Schemes with #74b9c9

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#74b9c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74b9c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#74b9c9;}
.background {background-color:#74b9c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #74b9c9;}

Shades and Tints of #74b9c9

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, #010202 is the darkest color, while #f3f9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74b9c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a2a4 is the less saturated color, while #40d9fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74b9c9 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
  • #9caaad Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #afb1c5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b3aed0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7abcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ab4c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9cb2cd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #78bbca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population