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#74aadc Hex Color Code

#74aadc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #74aadc is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #74aadc is comprised of 45.49% red, 66.67% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #74aadc has a hue of 209° (degrees), 60% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 479.24 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#74aadc linear gradient to complementary #cab186

  1. #74aadc
  2. #89abce
  3. #9aacc0
  4. #a9adb1
  5. #b5aea3
  6. #c0b095
  7. #cab186

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #538bbb
  2. #5e95c6
  3. #699fd1
  4. #74aadc
  5. #7fb5e7
  6. #8abff3
  7. #95cafe

Tones

  1. #74aadc
  2. #80aad3
  3. #8aa9cb
  4. #92a9c2
  5. #9aa9b9
  6. #a2a8b1
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#74aadc to white

  1. #74aadc
  2. #8eb8e2
  3. #a6c6e8
  4. #bdd4ee
  5. #d3e2f4
  6. #e9f0f9
  7. #ffffff

#74aadc to black

  1. #74aadc
  2. #618bb4
  3. #4e6e8d
  4. #3c5268
  5. #2a3745
  6. #191f25
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6018
      #70a9db
      ΔE = 0.692 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 12 240 / Pacific 115
      #74a8d8
      ΔE = 0.855 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. 80 10 240 / Pacific 120
      #80acd4
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  3. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 1.082 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Acapulco Dive / 0639
      #70a8dd
      ΔE = 1.082 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 284
      #7aabde
      ΔE = 1.205 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. ★ 284 CP
      #75acda
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  6. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7224T Blue Emotion
      #76a9d6
      ΔE = 1.354 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. 7214T Blue Epic
      #82a8d4
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ City of Atlantis
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 1.358 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  8. Berger

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 1.358 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 1.358 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-c1
      #72aad8
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. ★ 34-d
      #7ca6d8
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  12. Chrysler

    1. ★ Fountain Blue
      #7aace1
      ΔE = 1.702 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. ★ Arctic Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Victoria Blue / 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Overcast / 249-4
      #71a3d0
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Jordy Blue B75-064-251
      #7aaae0
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1550-R80B
      #72a9e2
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Cool Blue / S 2040-R80B
      #7ea5d1
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  16. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 E 51 - Cornflower blue / Corfu
      #6fa5d4
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  17. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #82addc
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Infinity R146C
      #6cacdb
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. Barbara Blue / NP PB 1525 T
      #6ea7d4
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Colonel's Lady 26-11
      #75abd5
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. Breathtaking Blue / KM3134-2
      #69a4db
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. City of Atlantis / KM3133-2
      #7db2e2
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Robin Blue / T62-6
      #81a6d4
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Cornflower / 440
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  24. California Paints

    1. DE 5864 - Use the Good China
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  25. Sikkens

    1. U0.25.60
      #7fa5d4
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. Toronto Jays 16BB 41/268
      #75aad3
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  27. Glidden

    1. Overcast / PPG1242-4
      #73a3d0
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Windjammer / PPG1241-4
      #62a5df
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Overcast / PPG1242-4
      #73a3d0
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Windjammer / PPG1241-4
      #62a5df
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  29. Peintures MF

    1. Bleu parloir
      #82abd2
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Ciel grandissant
      #79b2e2
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  30. Olympic

    1. Boudoir Blue A51-4
      #79a8cf
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  31. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Chronus Blue
      #72a8d1
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. Nova Scotia Blue / 796
      #6ca4d1
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  33. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #6da7d2
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 35.5%

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#74aadc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#74aadc foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #74aadc">…</p>

#74aadc background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #74aadc">…</p>

#74aadc shadow

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #74aadc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7645916
Binary
01110100, 10101010, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#74aadc
LRV
≈ 37.6%
Closest short hex
#7ad ΔE = 0.730
RGB
rgb(116, 170, 220)
RGBA
rgba(116, 170, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.229, g: 0.336, b: 0.435
RYB
red: 0.455%, yellow: 0.594%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9131300 / 0xff74aadc
HSL
hsl(209, 60%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(209, 60%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 209° (208.846), saturation: 47% (0.473), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 208.846, saturation: 47.273%, perceived brightness: 63.845%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 241.784, S: 59.715, L: 67.745
Cubehelix
H: -155.225, S: 0.630, L: 0.625
TSL
T: -2.178, S: 0.140, L: 0.626
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.473), magenta: 23% (0.227), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.545), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 34.491, Y: 37.627, Z: 73.142
xyY
x: 0.237, y: 0.259, Y: 37.627
CIELab
L: 67.745, a: -4.333, b: -30.771
CIELuv
L: 67.745, u: -25.757, v: -48.005
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.745, C: 31.074, H: 261.984
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.745, C: 54.478, H: 241.784
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.341, a: -6.980, b: -27.757
CIECAM02
J: 57.510, C: 42.019, h: 243.113, Q: 149.411, M: 36.745, s: 49.591, H: 302.644
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.219, jaune: -5.289, green: 2.514
LMS
L: 29.562, M: 40.051, S: 72.543
YCbCr
Y: 153.052, Cb: 157.942, Cr: 100.744
YCgCo
Y: 169.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: 3.000
YDbDr
Y: 159.554, Db: 90.950, Dr: 82.832
YPbPr
Y: 162.098, Pb: 31.210, Pr: -29.300
xvYCC
Y: 155.214, Cb: 155.416, Cr: 102.262
YIQ
Y: 159.554, I: -48.232, Q: 4.138
YUV
Y: 159.554, U: 29.747, V: -38.210
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/8 ΔE = 3.735
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 6.097

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