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#494c85 Hex Color Code

#494c85 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #494c85 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #494c85 is comprised of 28.63% red, 29.8% green and 52.16% blue. In the HSL color space #494c85 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 29% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.93 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#494c85 linear gradient to complementary #879f2f

  1. #494c85
  2. #5a597a
  3. #67666e
  4. #717461
  5. #7a8253
  6. #819143
  7. #879f2f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3a3e75
  2. #3f437b
  3. #444780
  4. #494c85
  5. #4e518a
  6. #535590
  7. #585a95

Tones

  1. #494c85
  2. #505080
  3. #55557b
  4. #5a5976
  5. #5f5e71
  6. #63626c
  7. #676767

Tints and Shades

#494c85 to white

  1. #494c85
  2. #676799
  3. #8583ad
  4. #a3a1c1
  5. #c1bfd5
  6. #e0dfea
  7. #ffffff

#494c85 to black

  1. #494c85
  2. #3e406e
  3. #333457
  4. #282842
  5. #1d1d2d
  6. #13121a
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #4c4c85
      ΔE = 0.645 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-3963 TPG
      #494a83
      ΔE = 0.806 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. P 103-6 C
      #544d86
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  3. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 1.133 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-R70B
      #474983
      ΔE = 1.200 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Georgian Court / KM3080-5
      #494981
      ΔE = 1.245 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. ★ Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5909 - Beaded Blue
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. DE 5944 - Fresh Eggplant
      #4f467e
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beaded Blue / 150
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Fresh Eggplant / 175
      #4f467e
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  8. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7205 - Petulant Pat
      #4b4f85
      ΔE = 1.335 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4050-R60B
      #4f4c87
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Noblesse 29-15
      #4a4e81
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. ★ 51.18.27
      #524a83
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  12. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Violet
      #514b87
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Frozen Blue / 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Hot Sauna / 1271
      #4a477a
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Scandinavian Blue / 2068-30
      #4f4f8d
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Basic Blue / CC-968
      #40467e
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Fully Purple - 6983
      #514c7e
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  17. Behr

    1. 620B-7 Wild Elderberry
      #4b5081
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6333
      #484d90
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 6492
      #404c90
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Majestic Mount / 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  21. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. 2-38-7 Purple Wish
      #40497d
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #494779
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  23. Clark+Kensington

    1. Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Majestic / 92BB 07/350
      #3e487f
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. 4240 Victorian Violet 88BB 11/331
      #415086
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  26. Ralph Lauren

    1. Beach Purple / RLIB225
      #504c7a
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  27. Peintures MF

    1. Merlin
      #424a7b
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. CD339-5
      #444c7b
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  28. Caparol

    1. 50 5 280 / Lavendel 45
      #4c4878
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  29. Dulux

    1. Plush Velvet 3
      #405086
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 234A Sultan Blue
      #525181
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  31. Vista Paint

    1. Petulant Pat
      #50498a
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  32. Scib Paints

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #50498a
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  33. Berger

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #50498a
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 8.3%

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#494c85 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#494c85 foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #494c85">…</p>

#494c85 background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #494c85">…</p>

#494c85 shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #494c85">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4803717
Binary
01001001, 01001100, 10000101
Hexadecimal
#494c85
LRV
≈ 8.3%
Closest short hex
#448 ΔE = 3.675
RGB
rgb(73, 76, 133)
RGBA
rgba(73, 76, 133, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.259, g: 0.270, b: 0.472
RYB
red: 0.286%, yellow: 0.297%, blue: 0.522%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11973499 / 0xff494c85
HSL
hsl(237, 29%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 29%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.000), saturation: 45% (0.451), value: 52% (0.522)
HSP
hue: 237.000, saturation: 45.113%, perceived brightness: 32.811%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.468, S: 37.115, L: 34.556
Cubehelix
H: -125.486, S: 0.474, L: 0.319
TSL
T: -2.831, S: 0.132, L: 0.320
CMYK
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 43% (0.429), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 48% (0.478)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 70% (0.702), yellow: 48% (0.478)
XYZ
X: 9.564, Y: 8.278, Z: 23.280
xyY
x: 0.233, y: 0.201, Y: 8.278
CIELab
L: 34.556, a: 14.651, b: -32.427
CIELuv
L: 34.556, u: -4.453, v: -45.983
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.556, C: 35.583, H: 294.315
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.556, C: 46.198, H: 264.468
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.772, a: 8.986, b: -27.831
CIECAM02
J: 25.262, C: 37.961, h: 272.503, Q: 99.026, M: 33.197, s: 57.899, H: 317.805
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.371, jaune: -5.801, green: -0.274
LMS
L: 6.785, M: 7.465, S: 23.035
YCbCr
Y: 86.099, Cb: 153.467, Cr: 122.636
YCgCo
Y: 89.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 3.250
YDbDr
Y: 81.601, Db: 77.331, Dr: 16.368
YPbPr
Y: 79.465, Pb: 28.845, Pr: -4.122
xvYCC
Y: 84.246, Cb: 153.338, Cr: 124.379
YIQ
Y: 81.601, I: -20.099, Q: 17.100
YUV
Y: 81.601, U: 25.294, V: -7.546
Munsell Color System
10PB 3/8 ΔE = 2.646
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 5.940

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