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#494ea7 Hex Color Code

#494ea7 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #494ea7 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #494ea7 is comprised of 28.63% red, 30.59% green and 65.49% blue. In the HSL color space #494ea7 has a hue of 237° (degrees), 39% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.77 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#494ea7 linear gradient to complementary #aaf000

  1. #494ea7
  2. #686798
  3. #7e8188
  4. #8e9c76
  5. #9ab761
  6. #a3d345
  7. #aaf000

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #363f95
  2. #3c449b
  3. #4349a1
  4. #494ea7
  5. #4f53ad
  6. #5558b3
  7. #5b5db9

Tones

  1. #494ea7
  2. #55559f
  3. #5e5c98
  4. #666390
  5. #6d6a88
  6. #737180
  7. #787878

Tints and Shades

#494ea7 to white

  1. #494ea7
  2. #6b69b6
  3. #8a85c5
  4. #a7a2d3
  5. #c5c0e2
  6. #e2dff0
  7. #ffffff

#494ea7 to black

  1. #494ea7
  2. #3e4189
  3. #34356c
  4. #292951
  5. #1f1e37
  6. #14121f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2738 U
      #474da4
      ΔE = 0.707 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. ★ 2368 XGC
      #494caf
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  2. Krylon

    1. ★ Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  3. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80016,X16
      #464a9f
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3050-R70B
      #4c4c99
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 9.0%

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#494ea7 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#494ea7 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #494ea7">…</p>

#494ea7 background

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #494ea7">…</p>

#494ea7 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #494ea7">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4804263
Binary
01001001, 01001110, 10100111
Hexadecimal
#494ea7
LRV
≈ 9.7%
Closest short hex
#45a ΔE = 2.821
RGB
rgb(73, 78, 167)
RGBA
rgba(73, 78, 167, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.230, g: 0.245, b: 0.525
RYB
red: 0.286%, yellow: 0.305%, blue: 0.655%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11972953 / 0xff494ea7
HSL
hsl(237, 39%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 39%, 47%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.809), saturation: 56% (0.563), value: 65% (0.655)
HSP
hue: 236.809, saturation: 56.287%, perceived brightness: 35.822%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.628, S: 53.424, L: 37.215
Cubehelix
H: -125.646, S: 0.720, L: 0.338
TSL
T: -2.823, S: 0.183, L: 0.340
CMYK
cyan: 56% (0.563), magenta: 53% (0.533), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 35% (0.345)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 69% (0.694), yellow: 35% (0.345)
XYZ
X: 12.445, Y: 9.654, Z: 37.759
xyY
x: 0.208, y: 0.161, Y: 9.654
CIELab
L: 37.215, a: 24.520, b: -48.764
CIELuv
L: 37.215, u: -6.695, v: -71.197
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.215, C: 54.582, H: 296.695
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.215, C: 71.511, H: 264.628
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.072, a: 17.118, b: -50.302
CIECAM02
J: 27.282, C: 52.391, h: 270.338, Q: 102.907, M: 45.815, s: 66.724, H: 316.610
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.501, jaune: -8.806, green: -0.098
LMS
L: 7.135, M: 7.863, S: 37.301
YCbCr
Y: 90.439, Cb: 167.811, Cr: 119.486
YCgCo
Y: 99.000, Cg: -21.000, Co: -5.250
YDbDr
Y: 86.651, Db: 120.887, Dr: 25.978
YPbPr
Y: 83.343, Pb: 45.075, Pr: -6.594
xvYCC
Y: 87.577, Cb: 167.595, Cr: 122.208
YIQ
Y: 86.651, I: -31.571, Q: 26.634
YUV
Y: 86.651, U: 39.540, V: -11.976
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 4.933
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 6.097

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