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#494d8b Hex Color Code

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#494d8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #494d8b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #494d8b is comprised of 28.63% red, 30.2% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #494d8b has a hue of 236° (degrees), 31% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.2 nm.

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#494d8b linear gradient to complementary #8fac28

  1. #494d8b
  2. #5d5c7f
  3. #6b6b71
  4. #777b64
  5. #818b54
  6. #889b42
  7. #8fac28

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #393f7b
  2. #3e4480
  3. #444886
  4. #494d8b
  5. #4e5290
  6. #545796
  7. #595c9b

Tones

  1. #494d8b
  2. #505286
  3. #575680
  4. #5c5b7b
  5. #616075
  6. #666570
  7. #6a6a6a

Tints and Shades

#494d8b to white

  1. #494d8b
  2. #68689e
  3. #8684b1
  4. #a3a1c4
  5. #c2c0d8
  6. #e0dfeb
  7. #ffffff

#494d8b to black

  1. #494d8b
  2. #3e4073
  3. #33345b
  4. #282944
  5. #1d1d2f
  6. #13121b
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2748 U
      #484f8c
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. 662 U
      #425390
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6333
      #484d90
      ΔE = 1.133 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. ★ 6492
      #404c90
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-7 Purple Gumdrop
      #4c4c85
      ΔE = 1.292 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Scandinavian Blue / 2068-30
      #4f4f8d
      ΔE = 1.343 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4050-R60B
      #4f4c87
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3555-R60B
      #544b8b
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  6. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Flair for Fashion / 39D-5
      #464a8e
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7205 - Petulant Pat
      #4b4f85
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-R70B
      #474983
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  9. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Ultra Violet
      #514b87
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  10. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 9704
      #444c84
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Majestic Mount / 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Majestic Mount 245-7
      #49528d
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
    2. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Georgian Court / KM3080-5
      #494981
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Evening Magic / KM3104-5
      #3f4b85
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Blue Highlight / 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  15. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0613
      #40508d
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. Petulant Pat
      #50498a
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #50498a
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  18. Berger

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #50498a
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Yacht Club Blue
      #3d4f94
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Noblesse 29-15
      #4a4e81
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  21. Brillux

    1. 51.18.27
      #524a83
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. 54.15.27
      #3e4b85
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  22. Caparol

    1. 54 11 264 / Saphir 45
      #3c488c
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  23. Glidden

    1. Crushed Velvet / PPG1245-7
      #445397
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  24. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.839 #55
      #3d4885
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 2-40-7 Poet's Purple
      #554b83
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 8.6%

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#494d8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#494d8b foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #494d8b">…</p>

#494d8b background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #494d8b">…</p>

#494d8b shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #494d8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4803979
Binary
01001001, 01001101, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#494d8b
LRV
≈ 8.6%
Closest short hex
#459 ΔE = 3.532
RGB
rgb(73, 77, 139)
RGBA
rgba(73, 77, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.253, g: 0.266, b: 0.481
RYB
red: 0.286%, yellow: 0.301%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11973237 / 0xff494d8b
HSL
hsl(236, 31%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 31%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.364), saturation: 47% (0.475), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 236.364, saturation: 47.482%, perceived brightness: 33.451%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.210, S: 40.601, L: 35.178
Cubehelix
H: -126.021, S: 0.514, L: 0.324
TSL
T: -2.804, S: 0.141, L: 0.325
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 45% (0.446), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 70% (0.698), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 10.060, Y: 8.588, Z: 25.549
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.194, Y: 8.588
CIELab
L: 35.178, a: 15.921, b: -35.119
CIELuv
L: 35.178, u: -5.088, v: -50.177
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 35.178, C: 38.559, H: 294.386
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 35.178, C: 50.434, H: 264.210
Hunter-Lab
L: 29.305, a: 9.995, b: -31.177
CIECAM02
J: 25.740, C: 40.495, h: 271.703, Q: 99.957, M: 35.413, s: 59.521, H: 317.362
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.392, jaune: -6.289, green: -0.219
LMS
L: 6.912, M: 7.655, S: 25.271
YCbCr
Y: 87.191, Cb: 155.810, Cr: 121.842
YCgCo
Y: 91.500, Cg: -14.500, Co: 1.750
YDbDr
Y: 82.872, Db: 84.446, Dr: 18.786
YPbPr
Y: 80.612, Pb: 31.460, Pr: -4.852
xvYCC
Y: 85.231, Cb: 155.635, Cr: 123.738
YIQ
Y: 82.872, I: -22.301, Q: 18.445
YUV
Y: 82.872, U: 27.621, V: -8.661
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/10 ΔE = 2.315
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 5.583

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