#74bad8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74bad8 is composed of 45.5% red, 72.9% green and 84.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.3% cyan, 13.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 198 degrees, a saturation of 56.2% and a lightness of 65.1%. #74bad8 color hex could be obtained by blending #e8ffff with #0075b1. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 73
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 46
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#74bad8 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#74bad8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74bad8 has RGB values of R:116, G:186, B:216 and CMYK values of C:0.46, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 7650008.

Hex triplet 74bad8 #74bad8
RGB Decimal 116, 186, 216 rgb(116,186,216)
RGB Percent 45.5, 72.9, 84.7 rgb(45.5%,72.9%,84.7%)
CMYK 46, 14, 0, 15
HSL 198°, 56.2, 65.1 hsl(198,56.2%,65.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 198°, 46.3, 84.7
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 72.086, -14.095, -21.931
XYZ 37.153, 43.787, 71.456
xyY 0.244, 0.287, 43.787
CIE-LCH 72.086, 26.069, 237.272
CIE-LUV 72.086, -32.076, -32.312
Hunter-Lab 66.171, -15.579, -17.705
Binary 01110100, 10111010, 11011000

Color Schemes with #74bad8

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Alternatives to #74bad8

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#74bad8 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #74bad8

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, #040b0e is the darkest color, while #fefeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #74bad8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a4a7a8 is the less saturated color, while #52c8fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74bad8 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.

  • #a8a8a8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9eacb2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #adb3d3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aeb1de Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #98b5d5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #99b4dc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #75bdd1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population