#7498bf Color Information

#7498bf Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #7498bf, and its official name is Blue Beauty. In RGB, it consists of 45.5% Red, 59.6% Green, and 74.9% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 39.3% Cyan, 20.4% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 25.1% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 211.2°, with saturation of 36.9% and lightness of 60.2%. The decimal value for #7498bf is 7641279, and its nearest "web safe" color is #6699cc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #7498bf is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#7498bf Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorBlue Beauty Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color116, 152, 191 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color45.5%, 59.6%, 74.9% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.545, 0.404, 0.251 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.393, 0.204, 0, 0.251 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color211.2°, 36.9%, 60.2% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color211.2°, 39.3%, 74.9% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color27.835, 29.931, 53.600 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color116, 140, 191 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code7641279 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color61.595, -2.423, -24.134 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)61.595, 24.256, 264.266 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color61.595, -18.592, -36.712 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color54.709, -4.925, -19.792 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.250, 0.269, 29.931 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4285831359 / 0xff7498bf Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#6699cc Copy
Last Updated: July 23, 2024

Shades of #7498bf

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #7498bf, its pure hue is 211.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 36.9%, and its lightness is 60.2%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 9 different shades of #7498bf, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0f1318 to #6685a7.

Tints of #7498bf

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #7498bf, its pure hue is 211.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 36.9%, and its lightness is 60.2%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #7498bf, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #85a5c7 to #eef2f7.

Tones of #7498bf

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #7498bf, its pure hue is 211.2° on the color wheel and its saturation is 36.9%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #7498bf, which range from #9a9a9a (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #3495ff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #7498bf

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #7498bf! For #7498bf, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #7498bf. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #7498bf

This color, #7498bf, consists of 45.5% Red, 59.6% Green, and 74.9% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 116, Green = 152, Blue = 191. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #7498bf is 39.3% Cyan, 20.4% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 25.1% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R45.5%
C39.3%
G59.6%
M20.4%
B74.9%
Y0.0%
K25.1%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 116 152 191
Octal 164 230 277
Hexa #74 #98 #bf
Binary 01110100 10011000 10111111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 39 20 0 25
Octal 47 24 0 31
Hexa #27 #14 #00 #19
Binary 00100111 00010100 00000000 00011001

Analogous Colors of #7498bf

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #7498bf — which has hue 211.2° — its analogous colors are located at 181.2° and 241.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #7498bf.

Triadic Colors of #7498bf

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #7498bf — which has hue 211.2° — its triadic colors are located at 91.2° and 331.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #7498bf.

Complementary Color of #7498bf

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #7498bf — which has hue 211.2° — its complementary color is located at 31.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #7498bf.

Split Complementary Colors of #7498bf

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #7498bf — which has hue 211.2° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 1.2° and 211.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #7498bf.

Tetradic Colors of #7498bf

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #7498bf — which has hue 211.2° — its tetradic colors are located at 121.2°, 211.2°, 301.2°, and 31.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #7498bf.

Monochromatic Colors of #7498bf

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #7498bf, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #54667a — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #b0cbe8 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #7498bf

We want to make getting started with #7498bf on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #7498bf into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #7498bf can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #7498bf with other HTML elements.

#7498bf Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #7498bf.
<span style="color: #7498bf;">The color of this text is #7498bf.</span>

#7498bf Background Color

The background color for this text is #7498bf.
<div style="background-color: #7498bf; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #7498bf.</div>

#7498bf Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #7498bf.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #7498bf;">This color for the shadow of this text is #7498bf.</span>

#7498bf Border Color

This is a div with border color #7498bf.
<div style="border: #7498bf 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #7498bf.</div>

#7498bf Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #7498bf on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #7498bf; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #7498bf on a white background.</div></div>

#7498bf Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #7498bf on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #7498bf; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #7498bf on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #7498bf to White

This is a gradient from #7498bf to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#7498bf,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#7498bf,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#7498bf,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#7498bf,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #7498bf to white.</div>

Gradient from #7498bf to Black

This is a gradient from #7498bf to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#7498bf,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#7498bf,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#7498bf,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#7498bf,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #7498bf to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #7498bf

In addition to using #7498bf on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #7498bf in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #7498bf, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 116, Green = 152, Blue = 191). If you need details about the color coordinates of #7498bf in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #7498bf
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(116, 152, 191)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #7498bf; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #7498bf; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #7498bf; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(116, 152, 191);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#7498bf")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:116, green:152, blue:191, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:116 green:152 blue:191 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(116f, 152f, 191f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(116, 152, 191);
 

#7498bf Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #7498bf the same way. For those with color blindness, #7498bf might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #7498bf looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #7498bf is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #7498bf looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #7498bf will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #7498bf is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 3.0:1 against white. While there are some situations where this contrast is high enough to be considered accessible under the AA or AAA level standards, it is not high enough to be considered accessible in all cases. Details about the specific circumstances where #7498bf would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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