#74bcc9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #74bcc9 is composed of 45.5% red, 73.7% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 42.3% cyan, 6.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 189.2 degrees, a saturation of 44% and a lightness of 62.2%. #74bcc9 color hex could be obtained by blending #e8ffff with #007993. Closest websafe color is: #66cccc.

    • R 45
    • G 74
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 42
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#74bcc9 color description : Slightly desaturated cyan.

#74bcc9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #74bcc9 has RGB values of R:116, G:188, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.42, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 7650505.

Hex triplet 74bcc9 #74bcc9
RGB Decimal 116, 188, 201 rgb(116,188,201)
RGB Percent 45.5, 73.7, 78.8 rgb(45.5%,73.7%,78.8%)
CMYK 42, 6, 0, 21
HSL 189.2°, 44, 62.2 hsl(189.2,44%,62.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.2°, 42.3, 78.8
Web Safe 66cccc #66cccc
CIE-LAB 72.158, -19.149, -13.636
XYZ 35.726, 43.895, 61.845
xyY 0.253, 0.31, 43.895
CIE-LCH 72.158, 23.508, 215.454
CIE-LUV 72.158, -33.199, -18.059
Hunter-Lab 66.253, -19.69, -8.968
Binary 01110100, 10111100, 11001001

Color Schemes with #74bcc9

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Alternatives to #74bcc9

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#74bcc9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #74bcc9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#74bcc9;}
.background {background-color:#74bcc9;}
.border {border:1px solid #74bcc9;}

Shades and Tints of #74bcc9

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 #74bcc9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99a2a4 is the less saturated color, while #40e0fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #74bcc9 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
  • #9eacaf Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b3b3c5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b7b0d1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7bbfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9cb6c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9eb4ce Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #78becb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population