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#494c72 Hex Color Code

#494c72 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #494c72 is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #494c72 is comprised of 28.63% red, 29.8% green and 44.71% blue. In the HSL color space #494c72 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 22% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.91 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#494c72 linear gradient to complementary #737b40

  1. #494c72
  2. #53536b
  3. #5b5b63
  4. #62635b
  5. #686b53
  6. #6e734a
  7. #737b40

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3b3f63
  2. #404368
  3. #44476d
  4. #494c72
  5. #4e5177
  6. #53557c
  7. #575a81

Tones

  1. #494c72
  2. #4d4f6f
  3. #51526b
  4. #555568
  5. #585865
  6. #5b5b61
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#494c72 to white

  1. #494c72
  2. #666788
  3. #83839f
  4. #a1a1b6
  5. #c0bfce
  6. #dfdfe6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#494c72 to black

  1. #494c72
  2. #3d405e
  3. #32344b
  4. #272839
  5. #1d1d28
  6. #121218
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 241
      #4a4b70
      ΔE = 0.632 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. ★ 316
      #464c72
      ΔE = 0.786 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-3936 TCX
      #484a72
      ΔE = 1.002 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. ★ P 105-8 U
      #4a4d6e
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Night Moves B45-048-275
      #454c73
      ΔE = 1.014 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Enigma B46-040-283
      #515072
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-73 Wild Blueberries
      #4b4d76
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. 7350-73 Funkytown
      #4d4976
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  5. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Intense Purple / A415
      #4c4a6f
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. ★ Purple Berry / A412
      #4b4a74
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  6. Beckers

    1. ★ Midnatt 772 / S 6615-R93B
      #4d4a6e
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Baffin Bay Blue
      #434d76
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  8. Olympic

    1. ★ Imperial Purple B44-6
      #4f4e77
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.25.25
      #424d73
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Purple / NP PB 1491 A
      #485074
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Blessed Purple / NP AC 2092 A
      #514a6b
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10950
      #46496a
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Spirit Blue
      #514f72
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Deep Ocean Floor R157A
      #4b527b
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  13. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Wizardian
      #4d5071
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Sugarplum
      #544f71
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  14. Levis

    1. ★ Kleur Van Het Jaar Ultiem Blauw
      #465075
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4266 Purple Polka 10RB 10/219
      #514f71
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. Rare Orchid / KM3064-5
      #524e72
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. Twilight Zone / 91BB 07/263
      #43476b
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. Wizard / CC-966
      #41476e
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  19. CIL

    1. Twilight Zone
      #41476f
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Royal Hyacinth / PPG1169-7
      #464b6a
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  21. Glidden

    1. Royal Hyacinth / PPG1169-7
      #464b6a
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  22. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5030-R70B
      #46466e
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  23. Ford

    1. Regal Blue
      #4a5070
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Shadow Blue
      #464c6a
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  24. Nerolac

    1. Looming Blue - 4232
      #444f7b
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Greek God - 4275
      #434f7c
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  25. Caparol

    1. 50 4 279 / Eisenoxidschwarz 20
      #484868
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. 52 6 264 / Saphir 15
      #404874
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Midnight Navy / T12 39.H9
      #4b4e6c
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Blue Appeal / T12 38.H9
      #4b4e6b
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  27. Bristol

    1. Midnight Navy / P108-C7
      #4b4e6c
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Blue Appeal / P107-C7
      #4b4e6b
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  28. Porter Paints

    1. Royal Hyacinth / 445-7
      #454b6a
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  29. Dulux

    1. 91BB 07/263
      #3f486e
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. 15RB 07/237
      #4c4769
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  30. Earthpaint

    1. 3-39-6 Grape Hyacinth
      #49527b
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  31. Behr

    1. Deep Orchid 630D-7
      #515276
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. Deep Indigo 620D-7
      #475279
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  32. Crown Paint

    1. Ballgown
      #454d6c
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. CD339-5
      #444c7b
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  34. British Standard

    1. BS381 110 - Roundel blue
      #3d4971
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  35. Brillux

    1. 51.12.27
      #535175
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 54.12.27
      #424f7c
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. 7165 - Dark Triumph
      #4c4769
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. 7197 - Rare Orchid
      #4b4967
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  37. Clark+Kensington

    1. Blueberry Jam / 39B-7
      #484d6a
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 7.7%

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#494c72 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#494c72 foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #494c72">…</p>

#494c72 background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #494c72">…</p>

#494c72 shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #494c72">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4803698
Binary
01001001, 01001100, 01110010
Hexadecimal
#494c72
LRV
≈ 7.8%
Closest short hex
#446 ΔE = 3.593
RGB
rgb(73, 76, 114)
RGBA
rgba(73, 76, 114, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.278, g: 0.289, b: 0.433
RYB
red: 28.627%, yellow: 29.724%, blue: 44.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11973518 / 0xff494c72
HSL
hsl(236, 22%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 22%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.610), saturation: 36% (0.360), value: 45% (0.447)
HSP
hue: 235.610, saturation: 35.965%, perceived brightness: 31.533%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.511, S: 27.387, L: 33.563
Cubehelix
H: -126.663, S: 0.324, L: 0.311
TSL
T: -2.773, S: 0.096, L: 0.312
CMYK
cyan: 36% (0.360), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 55% (0.553)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 70% (0.702), yellow: 55% (0.553)
XYZ
X: 8.369, Y: 7.800, Z: 16.981
xyY
x: 0.252, y: 0.235, Y: 7.800
CIELab
L: 33.563, a: 8.804, b: -22.201
CIELuv
L: 33.563, u: -3.483, v: -30.620
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.563, C: 23.883, H: 291.631
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.563, C: 30.817, H: 263.511
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.928, a: 4.611, b: -16.499
CIECAM02
J: 24.526, C: 27.945, h: 272.453, Q: 97.571, M: 24.437, s: 50.046, H: 317.776
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.280, jaune: -3.944, green: -0.170
LMS
L: 6.726, M: 7.456, S: 16.830
YCbCr
Y: 84.237, Cb: 145.126, Cr: 123.985
YCgCo
Y: 84.750, Cg: -8.750, Co: 8.000
YDbDr
Y: 79.435, Db: 52.004, Dr: 12.245
YPbPr
Y: 78.097, Pb: 19.345, Pr: -3.248
xvYCC
Y: 83.072, Cb: 144.993, Cr: 125.147
YIQ
Y: 79.435, I: -13.995, Q: 11.189
YUV
Y: 79.435, U: 17.010, V: -5.645
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/6 ΔE = 2.156
Brand Color
PayPal (dark) ΔE = 6.971

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