#74c697 Color Information

#74c697 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 #74c697. In RGB, it consists of 45.5% Red, 77.6% Green, and 59.2% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 41.4% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 23.7% Yellow, and 22.4% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 145.6°, with saturation of 41.8% and lightness of 61.6%. The decimal value for #74c697 is 7653015, and its nearest "web safe" color is #66cc99. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #74c697 is green. 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#74c697 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color116, 198, 151 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color45.5%, 77.6%, 59.2% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.545, 0.224, 0.408 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.414, 0, 0.237, 0.224 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color145.6°, 41.8%, 61.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color145.6°, 41.4%, 77.6% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color32.983, 46.336, 36.483 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color116, 173, 198 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code7653015 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color73.763, -35.549, 15.851 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)73.763, 38.922, 155.969 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color73.763, -38.649, 28.401 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color68.070, -32.633, 15.872 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.285, 0.400, 46.336 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4285843095 / 0xff74c697 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#66cc99 Copy
Last Updated: June 11, 2024

Shades of #74c697

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #74c697, its pure hue is 145.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 41.8%, and its lightness is 61.6%. 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 #74c697, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0f1913 to #66ad84.

Tints of #74c697

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #74c697, its pure hue is 145.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 41.8%, and its lightness is 61.6%. 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 #74c697, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #85cda4 to #eef8f2.

Tones of #74c697

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #74c697, its pure hue is 145.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 41.8%, 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 #74c697, which range from #9d9d9d (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #3bff8f (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #74c697

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #74c697! For #74c697, 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, #74c697. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #74c697

This color, #74c697, consists of 45.5% Red, 77.6% Green, and 59.2% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 116, Green = 198, Blue = 151. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #74c697 is 41.4% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 23.7% Yellow, and 22.4% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R45.5%
C41.4%
G77.6%
M0.0%
B59.2%
Y23.7%
K22.4%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 116 198 151
Octal 164 306 227
Hexa #74 #c6 #97
Binary 01110100 11000110 10010111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 41 0 23 22
Octal 51 0 27 26
Hexa #29 #00 #17 #16
Binary 00101001 00000000 00010111 00010110

Analogous Colors of #74c697

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #74c697 — which has hue 145.6° — its analogous colors are located at 115.6° and 175.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #74c697.

Triadic Colors of #74c697

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 #74c697 — which has hue 145.6° — its triadic colors are located at 25.6° and 265.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #74c697.

Complementary Color of #74c697

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #74c697 — which has hue 145.6° — its complementary color is located at 325.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #74c697.

Split Complementary Colors of #74c697

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 #74c697 — which has hue 145.6° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 145.6° and 355.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #74c697.

Tetradic Colors of #74c697

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 #74c697 — which has hue 145.6° — its tetradic colors are located at 55.6°, 145.6°, 235.6°, and 325.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #74c697.

Monochromatic Colors of #74c697

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #74c697, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #558369 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #afedca (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #74c697

We want to make getting started with #74c697 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #74c697 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #74c697 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 #74c697 with other HTML elements.

#74c697 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #74c697.
<span style="color: #74c697;">The color of this text is #74c697.</span>

#74c697 Background Color

The background color for this text is #74c697.
<div style="background-color: #74c697; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #74c697.</div>

#74c697 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #74c697.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #74c697;">This color for the shadow of this text is #74c697.</span>

#74c697 Border Color

This is a div with border color #74c697.
<div style="border: #74c697 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #74c697.</div>

#74c697 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #74c697 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #74c697; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #74c697 on a white background.</div></div>

#74c697 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #74c697 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #74c697; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #74c697 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #74c697 to White

This is a gradient from #74c697 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#74c697,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#74c697,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#74c697,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#74c697,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #74c697 to white.</div>

Gradient from #74c697 to Black

This is a gradient from #74c697 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#74c697,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#74c697,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#74c697,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#74c697,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #74c697 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #74c697

In addition to using #74c697 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 #74c697 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #74c697, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 116, Green = 198, Blue = 151). If you need details about the color coordinates of #74c697 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 #74c697
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(116, 198, 151)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #74c697; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #74c697; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #74c697; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(116, 198, 151);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#74c697")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:116, green:198, blue:151, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:116 green:198 blue:151 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(116f, 198f, 151f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(116, 198, 151);
 

#74c697 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #74c697 the same way. For those with color blindness, #74c697 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #74c697 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #74c697 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 #74c697 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 #74c697 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 #74c697 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 2.0:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text