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#493b9a Hex Color Code

#493b9a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #493b9a is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #493b9a is comprised of 28.63% red, 23.14% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #493b9a has a hue of 249° (degrees), 45% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 458.31 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#493b9a linear gradient to complementary #5fd500

  1. #493b9a
  2. #5c558c
  3. #686e7c
  4. #6e876b
  5. #6fa157
  6. #6abb3d
  7. #5fd500

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #392f8b
  2. #3f3390
  3. #443795
  4. #493b9a
  5. #4e3f9f
  6. #5344a4
  7. #5848a9

Tones

  1. #493b9a
  2. #524392
  3. #594b8a
  4. #5f5382
  5. #635a7a
  6. #676272
  7. #6a6a6a

Tints and Shades

#493b9a to white

  1. #493b9a
  2. #6a59ab
  3. #8978bc
  4. #a798cd
  5. #c4b9dd
  6. #e2dcee
  7. #ffffff

#493b9a to black

  1. #493b9a
  2. #3e327f
  3. #342964
  4. #29214b
  5. #1e1833
  6. #140f1d
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2104 XGC
      #493f9c
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 2371 CP
      #4d3c8b
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 15 280 / Lavendel 75
      #40389c
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. ★ 43/14
      #3c3ca4
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-b1
      #4b3e91
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. ★ 38-b
      #4e4096
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Gem V45-098-293
      #4b3c8e
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Gifted B7-C1-3
      #3c38a0
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 6.3%

#493b9a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#493b9a foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #493b9a">…</p>

#493b9a background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #493b9a">…</p>

#493b9a shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #493b9a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4799386
Binary
01001001, 00111011, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#493b9a
LRV
≈ 6.9%
Closest short hex
#439 ΔE = 2.739
RGB
rgb(73, 59, 154)
RGBA
rgba(73, 59, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.255, g: 0.206, b: 0.538
RYB
red: 0.286%, yellow: 0.231%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11977830 / 0xff493b9a
HSL
hsl(249, 45%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(249, 45%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 249° (248.842), saturation: 62% (0.617), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 248.842, saturation: 61.688%, perceived brightness: 31.226%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 269.258, S: 59.472, L: 31.525
Cubehelix
H: -115.745, S: 0.780, L: 0.289
TSL
T: -3.319, S: 0.200, L: 0.290
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.526), magenta: 62% (0.617), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 77% (0.769), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 10.143, Y: 6.877, Z: 31.359
xyY
x: 0.210, y: 0.142, Y: 6.877
CIELab
L: 31.525, a: 32.310, b: -50.137
CIELuv
L: 31.525, u: -0.901, v: -69.619
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.525, C: 59.646, H: 302.799
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.525, C: 69.625, H: 269.258
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.224, a: 23.146, b: -52.542
CIECAM02
J: 22.805, C: 52.689, h: 278.251, Q: 94.086, M: 46.075, s: 69.980, H: 321.039
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.578, jaune: -9.182, green: -1.232
LMS
L: 5.294, M: 4.729, S: 30.962
YCbCr
Y: 79.589, Cb: 167.633, Cr: 127.401
YCgCo
Y: 86.250, Cg: -27.250, Co: -2.000
YDbDr
Y: 74.016, Db: 120.335, Dr: 1.953
YPbPr
Y: 68.822, Pb: 45.890, Pr: 2.630
xvYCC
Y: 75.106, Cb: 168.311, Cr: 130.310
YIQ
Y: 74.016, I: -22.180, Q: 32.518
YUV
Y: 74.016, U: 39.361, V: -0.891
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/10 ΔE = 6.258
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 5.401

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