Encycolorpedia

#74a9b8 Hex Color Code

#74a9b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #74a9b8 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #74a9b8 is comprised of 45.49% red, 66.27% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #74a9b8 has a hue of 193° (degrees), 32% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.17 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange)

#74a9b8 linear gradient to complementary #b68676

  1. #74a9b8
  2. #84a3ad
  3. #919ea2
  4. #9c9897
  5. #a6928c
  6. #ae8c81
  7. #b68676

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #558a99
  2. #6094a3
  3. #6a9fae
  4. #74a9b8
  5. #7eb3c3
  6. #89becd
  7. #93c9d8

Tints and Shades

#74a9b8 to White

  1. #74a9b8
  2. #8cb7c4
  3. #a3c5cf
  4. #bad3db
  5. #d1e2e7
  6. #e8f0f3
  7. #ffffff

#74a9b8 to Black

  1. #74a9b8
  2. #608b97
  3. #4d6d77
  4. #3b5158
  5. #29373b
  6. #181f20
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Election Blues
      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 0.559
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ R0.20.60
      #74aab8
      ΔE = 0.603
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 0.920
    2. ★ 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 1.693
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 2403
      #78a8b8
      ΔE = 1.134
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 28-d4
      #6eaabc
      ΔE = 1.331
    2. ★ 27-d4
      #73a3b1
      ΔE = 2.151
  6. Behr

    1. ★ PMD-83 Porcelain Blue
      #78a7b7
      ΔE = 1.361
    2. ★ 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 1.747
  7. Designers Guild

    1. ★ TG Blue
      #7ba9b9
      ΔE = 1.532
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 1.649
    2. 5353
      #7da8b0
      ΔE = 2.896
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #6baabd
      ΔE = 1.811
  10. AMC

    1. ★ Island Blue
      #79adbe
      ΔE = 1.848
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 3030-B10G
      #6fa4b3
      ΔE = 1.864
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Palace Ballroom Wallpaper Prussian Blue CW611
      #68a7ba
      ΔE = 2.134
    2. Forget-Me-Not 24-8
      #7faeb9
      ΔE = 2.645
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Serene Sea / T10 45E-1
      #70a7bb
      ΔE = 2.145
    2. ★ Academy Blue / T12 44.E7
      #78a5b6
      ΔE = 2.203
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-B10G
      #67a8bb
      ΔE = 2.163
    2. S 2020-B10G
      #82afbb
      ΔE = 2.986
  15. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Turquoise
      #69a6b4
      ΔE = 2.186
    2. Bermuda Turquoise
      #79a8b0
      ΔE = 2.852
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Meltwater B70-043-221
      #6eaec0
      ΔE = 2.217
    2. Glacier B74-043-216
      #78b1bf
      ΔE = 2.885
  17. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3204T Hampton inn
      #6aa5b8
      ΔE = 2.313
    2. 1214T Blue Repose
      #69abc1
      ΔE = 2.838
  18. Peintures MF

    1. Muscari
      #81a8b4
      ΔE = 2.350
    2. Étoile d'eau
      #7ab0bf
      ΔE = 2.547
  19. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 2.357
  20. California Paints

    1. DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 2.357
  21. GM / General Motors

    1. Tropic Turquoise
      #70a7bc
      ΔE = 2.536
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Bayville Blue / 747
      #72afbc
      ΔE = 2.556
    2. Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 2.738
  23. General Paint

    1. Astree / CL 2184D
      #72a4ae
      ΔE = 2.750
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. Wonderful World / KM3182-2
      #80a5b0
      ΔE = 2.800
  25. Dulux

    1. Hawaiian Blue 5
      #63a5b6
      ΔE = 2.813
  26. Laura Ashley

    1. 7-9 Cool Caribbean
      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 2.855
  27. ICI Paints

    1. Mayflower Blue 70BG 41/201
      #77adc2
      ΔE = 2.946
  28. Ralph Lauren

    1. Light Sky / RLIB221
      #84a9b3
      ΔE = 2.953
  29. Plascon

    1. Lazy Afternoon B1-C2-2
      #6cb0c0
      ΔE = 2.964

#74a9b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#74a9b8 foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #74a9b8">…</p>

#74a9b8 background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #74a9b8">…</p>

#74a9b8 shadow

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #74a9b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7645624
Binary
01110100, 10101001, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#74a9b8
Closest short hex
#7ab ΔE = 1.183
RGB
rgb(116, 169, 184)
RGBA
rgba(116, 169, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.247, g: 0.360, b: 0.392
RYB
red: 0.455%, yellow: 0.572%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9131592 / 0xff74a9b8
HSL
hsl(193, 32%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(193, 32%%, 59%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 193° (193.235), saturation: 37% (0.370), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 193.235, saturation: 36.957%, perceived brightness: 61.568%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 215.093, S: 53.078, L: 66.173
Cubehelix
H: -174.126, S: 0.416, L: 0.607
TSL
T: -1.739, S: 0.121, L: 0.607
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.370), magenta: 8% (0.082), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.545), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 30.039, Y: 35.548, Z: 50.617
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.306, Y: 35.548
CIELab
L: 66.173, a: -13.613, b: -13.254
CIELuv
L: 66.173, u: -25.647, v: -18.020
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.173, C: 19.000, H: 224.235
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.173, C: 31.345, H: 215.093
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.622, a: -14.405, b: -8.599
CIECAM02
J: 55.837, C: 29.253, h: 217.816, Q: 147.221, M: 25.581, s: 41.685, H: 276.529
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.119, jaune: -2.219, green: 2.918
LMS
L: 29.064, M: 39.516, S: 50.350
YCbCr
Y: 149.020, Cb: 142.429, Cr: 103.668
YCgCo
Y: 159.500, Cg: 9.500, Co: 12.000
YDbDr
Y: 154.863, Db: 43.845, Dr: 73.904
YPbPr
Y: 158.791, Pb: 13.595, Pr: -27.190
xvYCC
Y: 152.373, Cb: 139.942, Cr: 104.115
YIQ
Y: 154.863, I: -36.392, Q: -6.540
YUV
Y: 154.863, U: 14.340, V: -34.095
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 2.596
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.697

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue