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#494d8a Hex Color Code

#494d8a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #494d8a is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #494d8a is comprised of 28.63% red, 30.2% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #494d8a has a hue of 236° (degrees), 31% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.23 nm.

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#494d8a linear gradient to complementary #90a92a

  1. #494d8a
  2. #5d5b7e
  3. #6b6a71
  4. #777963
  5. #818954
  6. #899942
  7. #90a92a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #393f7a
  2. #3e447f
  3. #444885
  4. #494d8a
  5. #4e528f
  6. #545795
  7. #595c9a

Tones

  1. #494d8a
  2. #505285
  3. #575680
  4. #5c5b7a
  5. #616075
  6. #666570
  7. #6a6a6a

Tints and Shades

#494d8a to white

  1. #494d8a
  2. #68689d
  3. #8584b0
  4. #a3a1c4
  5. #c1c0d7
  6. #e0dfeb
  7. #ffffff

#494d8a to black

  1. #494d8a
  2. #3e4072
  3. #33345a
  4. #282944
  5. #1d1d2f
  6. #13121b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5909 - Beaded Blue
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 0.237 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Beaded Blue / 150
      #494d8b
      ΔE = 0.237 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2748 U
      #484f8c
      ΔE = 0.850 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 662 U
      #425390
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #4c4c85
      ΔE = 1.125 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4050-R60B
      #4f4c87
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3555-R60B
      #544b8b
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6333
      #484d90
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. ★ 6492
      #404c90
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Scandinavian Blue / 2068-30
      #4f4f8d
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  8. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7205 - Petulant Pat
      #4b4f85
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  9. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-R70B
      #474983
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  11. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 1.897 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  12. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Violet
      #514b87
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Georgian Court / KM3080-5
      #494981
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Majestic Mount / 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Frozen Blue / 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  17. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. 0606
      #43487e
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Noblesse 29-15
      #4a4e81
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
    2. Corsican 28-13
      #3f518b
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  19. Brillux

    1. 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 51.18.27
      #524a83
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #50498a
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. Petulant Pat
      #50498a
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  22. Berger

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #50498a
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  24. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Fully Purple - 6983
      #514c7e
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  26. Caparol

    1. 54 11 264 / Saphir 45
      #3c488c
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. 2-40-7 Poet's Purple
      #554b83
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  28. Behr

    1. 620B-7 Wild Elderberry
      #4b5081
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 8.8%

#494d8a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#494d8a foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #494d8a">…</p>

#494d8a background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #494d8a">…</p>

#494d8a shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #494d8a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4803978
Binary
01001001, 01001101, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#494d8a
LRV
≈ 8.6%
Closest short hex
#459 ΔE = 3.613
RGB
rgb(73, 77, 138)
RGBA
rgba(73, 77, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.267, b: 0.479
RYB
red: 0.286%, yellow: 0.301%, blue: 0.541%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11973238 / 0xff494d8a
HSL
hsl(236, 31%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 31%, 41%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.308), saturation: 47% (0.471), value: 54% (0.541)
HSP
hue: 236.308, saturation: 47.101%, perceived brightness: 33.379%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.173, S: 40.141, L: 35.120
Cubehelix
H: -126.068, S: 0.507, L: 0.324
TSL
T: -2.802, S: 0.139, L: 0.325
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.471), magenta: 44% (0.442), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 46% (0.459)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 70% (0.698), yellow: 46% (0.459)
XYZ
X: 9.988, Y: 8.559, Z: 25.166
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.196, Y: 8.559
CIELab
L: 35.120, a: 15.599, b: -34.599
CIELuv
L: 35.120, u: -5.039, v: -49.384
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.120, C: 37.953, H: 294.268
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.120, C: 49.640, H: 264.173
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.255, a: 9.742, b: -30.523
CIECAM02
J: 25.697, C: 40.019, h: 271.722, Q: 99.873, M: 34.996, s: 59.195, H: 317.372
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.387, jaune: -6.194, green: -0.217
LMS
L: 6.909, M: 7.655, S: 24.894
YCbCr
Y: 87.093, Cb: 155.371, Cr: 121.913
YCgCo
Y: 91.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: 2.000
YDbDr
Y: 82.758, Db: 83.113, Dr: 18.569
YPbPr
Y: 80.540, Pb: 30.960, Pr: -4.806
xvYCC
Y: 85.170, Cb: 155.196, Cr: 123.778
YIQ
Y: 82.758, I: -21.980, Q: 18.133
YUV
Y: 82.758, U: 27.185, V: -8.561
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/10 ΔE = 2.336
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 5.558

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