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Sikkens R0.20.60 / #74aab8 Hex Color Code

#74aab8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #74aab8 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #74aab8 is comprised of 45.49% red, 66.67% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #74aab8 has a hue of 192° (degrees), 32% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 486.49 nm.

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#74aab8 linear gradient to complementary #b78475

  1. #74aab8
  2. #84a4ad
  3. #929ea1
  4. #9d9896
  5. #a7918b
  6. #af8b80
  7. #b78475

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #558b99
  2. #5f95a3
  3. #6aa0ad
  4. #74aab8
  5. #7eb5c3
  6. #89bfcd
  7. #93cad8

Tints and Shades

#74aab8 to white

  1. #74aab8
  2. #8cb8c4
  3. #a3c6cf
  4. #bad4db
  5. #d1e2e7
  6. #e8f0f3
  7. #ffffff

#74aab8 to black

  1. #74aab8
  2. #608b97
  3. #4d6e77
  4. #3b5258
  5. #29373b
  6. #181f20
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Election Blues
      #72a8b8
      ΔE = 1.109 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-32-4 Ship Ahoy
      #76acb8
      ΔE = 1.110 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. ★ 3-34-4 Lapis
      #73a8b9
      ΔE = 1.507 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ 520F-4 November Skies
      #74a9b4
      ΔE = 1.317 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ PMD-83 Porcelain Blue
      #78a7b7
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 27-d3
      #7aadbb
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. ★ 26-d4
      #70a7b1
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5306
      #6baab9
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. 5353
      #7da8b0
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2205 CP
      #78aebd
      ΔE = 1.570 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
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      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 2403
      #78a8b8
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5766 - Watson Lake
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Watson Lake / 462
      #74aeba
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
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    1. ★ TG Blue
      #7ba9b9
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  11. AMC

    1. ★ Island Blue
      #79adbe
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bayville Blue / 747
      #72afbc
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ Seaside Resort / 725
      #70abb5
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
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    1. ★ Blue
      #6baabd
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Light Turquoise
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      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
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      #6eaec0
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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      #69a6b4
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. Bermuda Turquoise
      #79a8b0
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
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    1. ★ Dakota / T75-5
      #7ea7b2
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
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      #70a7bb
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
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      #6fa4b3
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
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      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
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      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
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    1. ★ Mild Aqua
      #7bb0be
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
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    1. ★ Étoile d'eau
      #7ab0bf
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
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      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
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    1. S 2030-B10G
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      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
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      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
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      #6db0c1
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
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      #6cb0c0
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      #72a4ae
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
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      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
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      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
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      #83afbc
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
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      #84a9b3
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
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#74aab8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#74aab8 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #74aab8">…</p>

#74aab8 background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #74aab8">…</p>

#74aab8 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #74aab8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7645880
Binary
01110100, 10101010, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#74aab8
LRV
≈ 35.9%
Closest short hex
#7ab ΔE = 1.602
RGB
rgb(116, 170, 184)
RGBA
rgba(116, 170, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.247, g: 0.362, b: 0.391
RYB
red: 0.455%, yellow: 0.573%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9131336 / 0xff74aab8
HSL
hsl(192, 32%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(192, 32%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 192° (192.353), saturation: 37% (0.370), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 192.353, saturation: 36.957%, perceived brightness: 61.816%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 213.533, S: 53.467, L: 66.460
Cubehelix
H: -175.142, S: 0.419, L: 0.609
TSL
T: -1.720, S: 0.122, L: 0.610
CMYK
cyan: 37% (0.370), magenta: 8% (0.076), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.545), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 30.226, Y: 35.921, Z: 50.679
xyY
x: 0.259, y: 0.307, Y: 35.921
CIELab
L: 66.460, a: -14.145, b: -12.824
CIELuv
L: 66.460, u: -26.066, v: -17.274
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.460, C: 19.092, H: 222.195
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.460, C: 31.270, H: 213.533
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.934, a: -14.865, b: -8.180
CIECAM02
J: 56.147, C: 29.281, h: 216.430, Q: 147.630, M: 25.606, s: 41.647, H: 274.796
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.116, jaune: -2.143, green: 2.980
LMS
L: 29.351, M: 40.019, S: 50.417
YCbCr
Y: 149.524, Cb: 142.138, Cr: 103.300
YCgCo
Y: 160.000, Cg: 10.000, Co: 12.000
YDbDr
Y: 155.450, Db: 42.962, Dr: 75.020
YPbPr
Y: 159.506, Pb: 13.210, Pr: -27.644
xvYCC
Y: 152.988, Cb: 139.604, Cr: 103.717
YIQ
Y: 155.450, I: -36.666, Q: -7.063
YUV
Y: 155.450, U: 14.051, V: -34.610
Munsell Color System
7.5B 6/6 ΔE = 2.831
Brand Color
Virb ΔE = 7.921

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