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#493b9c Hex Color Code

#493b9c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #493b9c is a shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #493b9c is comprised of 28.63% red, 23.14% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #493b9c has a hue of 249° (degrees), 45% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 458.55 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#493b9c linear gradient to complementary #5dd700

  1. #493b9c
  2. #5d558d
  3. #686f7e
  4. #6e886d
  5. #6ea259
  6. #69bc3e
  7. #5dd700

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #392e8d
  2. #3f3392
  3. #443797
  4. #493b9c
  5. #4e3fa1
  6. #5344a6
  7. #5848ab

Tones

  1. #493b9c
  2. #524394
  3. #5a4c8c
  4. #605485
  5. #655c7d
  6. #696474
  7. #6c6c6c

Tints and Shades

#493b9c to white

  1. #493b9c
  2. #6a59ad
  3. #8978bd
  4. #a798ce
  5. #c4b9de
  6. #e2dcef
  7. #ffffff

#493b9c to black

  1. #493b9c
  2. #3e3280
  3. #342966
  4. #29214c
  5. #1f1834
  6. #140f1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2104 XGC
      #493f9c
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 2126 XGC
      #353aa9
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 15 280 / Lavendel 75
      #40389c
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. ★ 43/14
      #3c3ca4
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Gifted B7-C1-3
      #3c38a0
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-b
      #4e4096
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. ★ 38-b1
      #4b3e91
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  5. Resene

    1. Blue Gem V45-098-293
      #4b3c8e
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. Medium Brown
      #47329e
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 6.1%

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#493b9c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#493b9c foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #493b9c">…</p>

#493b9c background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #493b9c">…</p>

#493b9c shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #493b9c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4799388
Binary
01001001, 00111011, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#493b9c
LRV
≈ 6.9%
Closest short hex
#439 ΔE = 2.762
RGB
rgb(73, 59, 156)
RGBA
rgba(73, 59, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.205, b: 0.542
RYB
red: 0.286%, yellow: 0.231%, blue: 0.612%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11977828 / 0xff493b9c
HSL
hsl(249, 45%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(249, 45%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 249° (248.660), saturation: 62% (0.622), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 248.660, saturation: 62.179%, perceived brightness: 31.400%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 269.147, S: 60.207, L: 31.679
Cubehelix
H: -115.903, S: 0.795, L: 0.290
TSL
T: -3.311, S: 0.203, L: 0.291
CMYK
cyan: 53% (0.532), magenta: 62% (0.622), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 77% (0.769), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 10.311, Y: 6.944, Z: 32.243
xyY
x: 0.208, y: 0.140, Y: 6.944
CIELab
L: 31.679, a: 32.947, b: -51.102
CIELuv
L: 31.679, u: -1.057, v: -71.010
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.679, C: 60.802, H: 302.811
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.679, C: 71.018, H: 269.147
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.352, a: 23.726, b: -54.099
CIECAM02
J: 22.912, C: 53.448, h: 277.933, Q: 94.306, M: 46.740, s: 70.400, H: 320.857
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.586, jaune: -9.361, green: -1.207
LMS
L: 5.303, M: 4.730, S: 31.833
YCbCr
Y: 79.785, Cb: 168.511, Cr: 127.259
YCgCo
Y: 86.750, Cg: -27.750, Co: -2.500
YDbDr
Y: 74.244, Db: 123.001, Dr: 2.387
YPbPr
Y: 68.966, Pb: 46.890, Pr: 2.538
xvYCC
Y: 75.230, Cb: 169.190, Cr: 130.229
YIQ
Y: 74.244, I: -22.822, Q: 33.140
YUV
Y: 74.244, U: 40.233, V: -1.091
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/10 ΔE = 6.646
Brand Color
Boeing ΔE = 5.406

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