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#494b72 Hex Color Code

#494b72 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #494b72 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #494b72 is comprised of 28.63% red, 29.41% green and 44.71% blue. In the HSL color space #494b72 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 22% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.07 nm.

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#494b72 linear gradient to complementary #737c3f

  1. #494b72
  2. #53536a
  3. #5b5b63
  4. #62635b
  5. #696b52
  6. #6e7449
  7. #737c3f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3b3e64
  2. #404268
  3. #44476d
  4. #494b72
  5. #4e5077
  6. #52547c
  7. #575981

Tones

  1. #494b72
  2. #4d4e6f
  3. #51516b
  4. #555468
  5. #585865
  6. #5b5b61
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#494b72 to white

  1. #494b72
  2. #666688
  3. #83839f
  4. #a1a0b6
  5. #c0bfce
  6. #dfdee6
  7. #ffffff

#494b72 to black

  1. #494b72
  2. #3d3f5e
  3. #32334b
  4. #272839
  5. #1d1d28
  6. #121218
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-3936 TCX
      #484a72
      ΔE = 0.497 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. ★ P 105-8 U
      #4a4d6e
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 241
      #4a4b70
      ΔE = 0.617 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. ★ 316
      #464c72
      ΔE = 1.106 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  3. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-73 Wild Blueberries
      #4b4d76
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. 7350-73 Funkytown
      #4d4976
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  4. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Intense Purple / A415
      #4c4a6f
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. ★ Purple Pool / A409
      #4b4976
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Night Moves B45-048-275
      #454c73
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Enigma B46-040-283
      #515072
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  6. Beckers

    1. ★ Midnatt 772 / S 6615-R93B
      #4d4a6e
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 630D-7 Deep Orchid
      #494b6d
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. ★ 620D-7 Deep Indigo
      #434c71
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Blue
      #464d72
      ΔE = 1.558 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Regal Blue
      #4a5070
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Imperial Purple B44-6
      #4f4e77
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Baffin Bay Blue
      #434d76
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5030-R70B
      #46466e
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  12. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10950
      #46496a
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Twilight Zone
      #41476f
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Windsor Purple
      #4d4669
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Wizard / CC-966
      #41476e
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Twilight Zone / 91BB 07/263
      #43476b
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. Rare Orchid / KM3064-5
      #524e72
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Spirit Blue
      #514f72
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Deep Ocean Floor R157A
      #4b527b
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  18. Caparol

    1. 52 6 264 / Saphir 15
      #404874
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. 50 4 279 / Eisenoxidschwarz 20
      #484868
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  19. Sikkens

    1. V0.25.25
      #414d74
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Purple / NP PB 1491 A
      #485074
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Blessed Purple / NP AC 2092 A
      #514a6b
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. 4266 Purple Polka 10RB 10/219
      #514f71
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  22. Dulux

    1. 91BB 07/263
      #3f486e
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. 15RB 07/237
      #4c4769
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  23. Peintures MF

    1. CD339-5
      #444c7b
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. 7165 - Dark Triumph
      #4c4769
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. 7197 - Rare Orchid
      #4b4967
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Wizardian
      #4d5071
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  26. Levis

    1. Kleur Van Het Jaar Ultiem Blauw
      #465075
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6422
      #474673
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Royal Hyacinth / PPG1169-7
      #464b6a
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  29. Glidden

    1. Royal Hyacinth / PPG1169-7
      #464b6a
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  30. British Standard

    1. BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  31. Porter Paints

    1. Royal Hyacinth / 445-7
      #454b6a
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  32. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spinnaker / RLIB224
      #3e4670
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Beach Purple / RLIB225
      #504c7a
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  33. Taubmans

    1. Midnight Navy / T12 39.H9
      #4b4e6c
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  34. Bristol

    1. Midnight Navy / P108-C7
      #4b4e6c
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  35. Laura Ashley

    1. 1606 Lilac 6
      #4a4667
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  36. Clark+Kensington

    1. Spring Crocus / 40D-5
      #4c4672
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 7.1%

#494b72 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#494b72 foreground

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="color: #494b72">…</p>

#494b72 background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #494b72">…</p>

#494b72 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #494b72">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4803442
Binary
01001001, 01001011, 01110010
Hexadecimal
#494b72
LRV
≈ 7.7%
Closest short hex
#446 ΔE = 3.395
RGB
rgb(73, 75, 114)
RGBA
rgba(73, 75, 114, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.279, g: 0.286, b: 0.435
RYB
red: 0.286%, yellow: 0.294%, blue: 0.447%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11973774 / 0xff494b72
HSL
hsl(237, 22%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 22%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.073), saturation: 36% (0.360), value: 45% (0.447)
HSP
hue: 237.073, saturation: 35.965%, perceived brightness: 31.316%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.334, S: 26.474, L: 33.271
Cubehelix
H: -125.425, S: 0.330, L: 0.309
TSL
T: -2.834, S: 0.097, L: 0.309
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.360), magenta: 34% (0.342), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.553)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 71% (0.706), yellow: 55% (0.553)
XYZ
X: 8.300, Y: 7.663, Z: 16.958
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.233, Y: 7.663
CIELab
L: 33.271, a: 9.452, b: -22.655
CIELuv
L: 33.271, u: -3.100, v: -31.247
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.271, C: 24.548, H: 292.647
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.271, C: 31.400, H: 264.334
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.683, a: 5.076, b: -16.943
CIECAM02
J: 24.299, C: 28.371, h: 273.598, Q: 97.119, M: 24.810, s: 50.543, H: 318.413
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.286, jaune: -4.031, green: -0.247
LMS
L: 6.620, M: 7.272, S: 16.806
YCbCr
Y: 83.733, Cb: 145.417, Cr: 124.353
YCgCo
Y: 84.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 8.000
YDbDr
Y: 78.848, Db: 52.887, Dr: 11.129
YPbPr
Y: 77.382, Pb: 19.730, Pr: -2.794
xvYCC
Y: 82.457, Cb: 145.331, Cr: 125.546
YIQ
Y: 78.848, I: -13.721, Q: 11.711
YUV
Y: 78.848, U: 17.299, V: -5.130
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/6 ΔE = 2.133
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 6.951

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