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#494a81 Hex Color Code

#494a81 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #494a81 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #494a81 is comprised of 28.63% red, 29.02% green and 50.59% blue. In the HSL color space #494a81 has a hue of 239° (degrees), 28% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.99 nm.

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#494a81 linear gradient to complementary #829931

  1. #494a81
  2. #585676
  3. #64636b
  4. #6e705f
  5. #767e52
  6. #7d8b43
  7. #829931

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3a3d72
  2. #3f4177
  3. #44457c
  4. #494a81
  5. #4e4f86
  6. #53538b
  7. #585890

Tones

  1. #494a81
  2. #4f4e7c
  3. #545378
  4. #595773
  5. #5e5c6f
  6. #61606a
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#494a81 to white

  1. #494a81
  2. #676595
  3. #8582aa
  4. #a2a0bf
  5. #c1bed4
  6. #e0dee9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#494a81 to black

  1. #494a81
  2. #3e3e6a
  3. #333255
  4. #282740
  5. #1d1c2c
  6. #13111a
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Georgian Court / KM3080-5
      #494981
      ΔE = 0.467 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Evening in Paris / KM3112-5
      #314d8c
      ΔE = 4.502 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3963 TPG / Spectrum Blue
      #494a83
      ΔE = 0.499 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 8785 C
      #304c86
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  3. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Imperial Blue / 7245
      #45497f
      ΔE = 0.975 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Ink Blue Sky / 9165
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.371 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #4c4c85
      ΔE = 1.136 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 3-39-7 Grape Jam
      #3c4572
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  5. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  6. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Frozen Blue (0606)
      #43487e
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Florida Waters (0599)
      #344b83
      ΔE = 4.091 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.371 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Hot Sauna / 1271
      #4a477a
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 3.371 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #494779
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. 3-40-7 Very Grape
      #44416b
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Noblesse 29-15
      #4a4e81
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 3.711 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4050-R60B
      #4f4c87
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3555-R60B
      #544b8b
      ΔE = 3.542 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Fully Purple - 6983
      #514c7e
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Morning Glory - 6971
      #3c4c80
      ΔE = 3.259 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 50 5 280 / Lavendel 45
      #4c4878
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. 42/19
      #344880
      ΔE = 3.987 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5909 - Beaded Blue
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. DEA 141 - Grand Purple
      #534778
      ΔE = 3.183 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  15. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.18.27
      #524a83
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. 51.15.27
      #514d7d
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ Boudoir Blue MQ5-48
      #414d84
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. King's Court P560-7
      #5e5287
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Victory / 18RB 08/286
      #54486f
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  18. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Violet
      #514b87
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Smalt
      #435593
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. Merlin
      #424a7b
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Tombée de la nuit
      #324a81
      ΔE = 4.447 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  20. Matthews Paint

    1. Alhambra Mosaic Blue / 11430
      #464e8c
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Ultra Blue Met. / 22006
      #43518f
      ΔE = 3.550 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  21. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.809 #54
      #3a4372
      ΔE = 4.786 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  22. Ralph Lauren

    1. Beach Purple / RLIB225
      #504c7a
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Spinnaker / RLIB224
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 4.725 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  23. Dulux Australia

    1. Purple Pool / A409
      #4b4976
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Intense Purple / A415
      #4c4a6f
      ΔE = 4.415 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-73 Funkytown
      #4d4976
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 7352-73 Wild Blueberries
      #4b4d76
      ΔE = 3.572 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. Scandinavian Blue / 2068-30
      #4f4f8d
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Starry Night Blue / 2067-20
      #344177
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  26. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C70
      #4a437e
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Dive In / 100
      #3c4d85
      ΔE = 3.041 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Cobalt / 99
      #3c4378
      ΔE = 3.720 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  28. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28122
      #3d4584
      ΔE = 3.104 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  29. Clark+Kensington

    1. Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 3.154 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Spring Crocus / 40D-5
      #4c4672
      ΔE = 3.349 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  30. Berger

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #50498a
      ΔE = 3.170 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 4.077 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  31. Scib Paints

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #50498a
      ΔE = 3.170 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Sailor's Eyes / AC142
      #394778
      ΔE = 4.077 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  32. Vista Paint

    1. Petulant Pat
      #50498a
      ΔE = 3.170 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Sailor's Eyes
      #394778
      ΔE = 4.077 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Imperial Purple / PPG1175-7
      #534a77
      ΔE = 3.194 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Eggplant / PPG1247-7
      #5a4e88
      ΔE = 4.082 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  34. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-c7
      #404d7e
      ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 38-c5
      #524381
      ΔE = 4.160 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  35. ICI Paints

    1. 4257 Majestic 92BB 07/350
      #3a4580
      ΔE = 3.239 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. 4267 Xanadu 10RB 11/250
      #545179
      ΔE = 4.539 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  36. Porter Paints

    1. Imperial Purple / 344-7
      #534b77
      ΔE = 3.284 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Majestic Mount / 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 3.392 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  37. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 234A Sultan Blue
      #525181
      ΔE = 3.288 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. 284A Crown Jewel
      #395184
      ΔE = 5.046 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  38. Coronado Paint

    1. 7157 - Iris Illusion
      #554879
      ΔE = 3.373 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. 7213 - Georgian Court
      #414572
      ΔE = 3.826 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  39. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 3.396 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Amethyst Falls 3
      #57527e
      ΔE = 4.435 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  40. Little Greene

    1. Mambo
      #474383
      ΔE = 3.400 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  41. Glidden

    1. Roman Violet / PPG1170-7
      #4d517f
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. Blue Jewel / PPG1167-7
      #465383
      ΔE = 4.339 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  42. Jotun

    1. 4327 / Havdyp
      #3e4b7b
      ΔE = 3.429 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  43. Resene

    1. Victoria V47-065-293
      #564985
      ΔE = 3.448 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Gigas V45-072-295
      #564786
      ΔE = 4.061 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  44. Tollens

    1. T2096-1
      #544976
      ΔE = 3.520 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. T2007-4
      #33488c
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  45. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Georgian Court / 7213
      #4c517e
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  46. Taubmans

    1. Deeply Blue / T61-8
      #46507e
      ΔE = 3.630 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Enchanted Night / T08 23-4
      #445283
      ΔE = 4.078 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  47. Olympic

    1. Imperial Purple B44-6
      #4f4e77
      ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Eggplant A44-6
      #555487
      ΔE = 4.284 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  48. Duron

    1. Valiant Violet
      #49417a
      ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Fully Purple
      #5b4681
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  49. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4040-R80B
      #3d5087
      ΔE = 3.750 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. S 5030-R70B
      #46466e
      ΔE = 4.290 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  50. Dutch Boy

    1. Splendiforous
      #505384
      ΔE = 3.756 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Aurora Morn
      #565491
      ΔE = 4.891 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  51. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P14 Blueberry
      #4c4177
      ΔE = 3.884 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  52. CIL

    1. Victory
      #534873
      ΔE = 3.885 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Twilight Zone
      #41476f
      ΔE = 4.678 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  53. Nerolac

    1. Greek God - 4275
      #434f7c
      ΔE = 3.945 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Debonair - 2371
      #2f4986
      ΔE = 4.470 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  54. Sikkens

    1. W1.31.21
      #514871
      ΔE = 4.001 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. W0.30.30
      #5b5389
      ΔE = 4.812 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  55. GM / General Motors

    1. Daytona Blue
      #334b8b
      ΔE = 4.059 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Baffin Bay Blue
      #434d76
      ΔE = 4.409 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  56. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 35056
      #334685
      ΔE = 4.106 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  57. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Anchor
      #344c84
      ΔE = 4.203 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Tollard Royal
      #565585
      ΔE = 4.784 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  58. Dupont

    1. CAS679
      #474073
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  59. Plascon

    1. Slate Stone B7-E1-4
      #54548c
      ΔE = 4.284 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
    2. Soft Lead P1-E1-4
      #5c5488
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  60. Valspar Paint

    1. Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Deep Ocean Floor R157A
      #4b527b
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  61. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6493
      #434080
      ΔE = 4.348 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. 6587
      #3d5388
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  62. Volkswagen

    1. Barrier Blue
      #33467d
      ΔE = 4.370 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Ancona Blue
      #364e81
      ΔE = 4.814 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  63. British Standard

    1. BS381 108 - Aircraft blue
      #3b4875
      ΔE = 4.457 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. BS 4800 22 D 45 - Deep purple / Pageant
      #5d5387
      ΔE = 5.129 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  64. Nippon Paint

    1. Electrifying / NP PB 1442 A
      #5b5183
      ΔE = 4.457 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Deep Trance / NP PB 1477 A
      #4f568c
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  65. Focoltone

    1. 5048
      #564972
      ΔE = 4.608 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  66. RAL

    1. RAL 290 30 35
      #35427b
      ΔE = 4.622 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. RAL 290 30 30
      #384172
      ΔE = 5.208 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  67. Disney

    1. 3B-10 Warp Speed Blue
      #475589
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  68. Beckers

    1. Midnatt 772 / S 6615-R93B
      #4d4a6e
      ΔE = 4.665 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  69. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10478
      #5d4b80
      ΔE = 4.680 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  70. Ressource Peintures

    1. Lahore / OROC34
      #5b4f8d
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Helena.R / VINT10
      #30447f
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  71. Sico

    1. 6025-73 Giverny Violet
      #53456f
      ΔE = 4.808 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  72. Bristol

    1. Pansy / P106-C7
      #4a568e
      ΔE = 4.816 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  73. Ford

    1. Blue
      #42517d
      ΔE = 4.824 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Blue
      #464d72
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  74. Fired Earth

    1. Jubilee Blue
      #344277
      ΔE = 5.059 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  75. Audi

    1. Kornblume / F9, LY5M
      #395287
      ΔE = 5.094 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  76. FolkArt

    1. Galaxy Blue / 99258
      #384572
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  77. Abet Laminati

    1. Bleu Esperia 496
      #415381
      ΔE = 5.230 / LRV ≈ 8.9%

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#494a81 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#494a81 foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #494a81">…</p>

#494a81 background

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="background-color: #494a81">…</p>

#494a81 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #494a81">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4803201
Binary
01001001, 01001010, 10000001
Hexadecimal
#494a81
LRV
≈ 7.9%
Closest short hex
#447 ΔE = 2.803
RGB
rgb(73, 74, 129)
RGBA
rgba(73, 74, 129, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.264, g: 0.268, b: 0.467
RYB
red: 28.627%, yellow: 29.013%, blue: 50.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11974015 / 0xff494a81
HSL
hsl(239, 28%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 28%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (238.929), saturation: 43% (0.434), value: 51% (0.506)
HSP
hue: 238.929, saturation: 43.411%, perceived brightness: 32.111%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.375, S: 33.687, L: 33.771
Cubehelix
H: -123.908, S: 0.457, L: 0.313
TSL
T: -2.909, S: 0.127, L: 0.314
CMYK
cyan: 43% (0.434), magenta: 43% (0.426), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 49% (0.494)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 71% (0.710), yellow: 49% (0.494)
XYZ
X: 9.158, Y: 7.899, Z: 21.807
xyY
x: 0.236, y: 0.203, Y: 7.899
CIELab
L: 33.771, a: 14.691, b: -31.203
CIELuv
L: 33.771, u: -3.555, v: -43.953
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.771, C: 34.488, H: 295.212
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.771, C: 44.097, H: 265.375
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.104, a: 8.981, b: -26.331
CIECAM02
J: 24.654, C: 36.734, h: 274.092, Q: 97.827, M: 32.123, s: 57.303, H: 318.689
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.365, jaune: -5.589, green: -0.402
LMS
L: 6.563, M: 7.098, S: 21.580
YCbCr
Y: 84.699, Cb: 152.293, Cr: 123.656
YCoCg
Y: 87.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 4.250
YDbDr
Y: 79.971, Db: 73.765, Dr: 13.268
YPbPr
Y: 77.747, Pb: 27.615, Pr: -3.030
xvYCC
Y: 82.771, Cb: 152.258, Cr: 125.338
YIQ
Y: 79.971, I: -18.265, Q: 16.901
YUV
Y: 79.971, U: 24.128, V: -6.116
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/8 ΔE = 1.886
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 6.612

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