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#495a8d Hex Color Code

#495a8d Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #495a8d is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #495a8d is comprised of 28.63% red, 35.29% green and 55.29% blue. In the HSL color space #495a8d has a hue of 225° (degrees), 32% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.9 nm.

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#495a8d linear gradient to complementary #959441

  1. #495a8d
  2. #5c6382
  3. #6b6c76
  4. #78766b
  5. #82805e
  6. #8c8a50
  7. #959441

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #374a7b
  2. #3d4f81
  3. #435587
  4. #495a8d
  5. #4f5f93
  6. #556599
  7. #5b6b9f

Tones

  1. #495a8d
  2. #515d87
  3. #575f82
  4. #5d627c
  5. #626576
  6. #676871
  7. #6b6b6b

Tints and Shades

#495a8d to white

  1. #495a8d
  2. #68739f
  3. #858db2
  4. #a3a8c5
  5. #c1c5d8
  6. #e0e1eb
  7. #ffffff

#495a8d to black

  1. #495a8d
  2. #3e4b74
  3. #333c5c
  4. #282e45
  5. #1d212f
  6. #13141b
  7. #000000

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Paints

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  1. Duron

    1. ★ Revel Blue
      #465a8c
      ΔE = 0.762 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ 88BB 11/331
      #4d5a8d
      ΔE = 0.834 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ 610B-7 Breathtaking
      #4a588a
      ΔE = 0.881 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. ★ S-G-620 Wizard
      #52588b
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Majestic Mount A45-6
      #43588b
      ΔE = 1.286 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
    2. Crushed Velvet A46-6
      #3b5a94
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Cleopatra / T12 37.H4
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Purple Dream / T08 22-4
      #535e91
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Cleopatra / P105-C7
      #515c8d
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. Roman Violet / P104-C7
      #4f5a84
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-39-6 Grape Hyacinth
      #4e5986
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  8. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Blue Dude / A389
      #4a5e94
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
    2. Midnight Sea / A401
      #565d8d
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Victorian Violet
      #4f588c
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Victorian Violet / 88BB 11/331
      #505887
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-38-6 Velvet Night
      #525c8f
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
    2. ★ 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #455e96
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 11.5%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Rocky Ridge B5-E1-4
      #4c5c88
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
    2. Meridian Blue B5-D1-4
      #486098
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  13. Disney

    1. ★ 3B-10 Warp Speed Blue
      #475589
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  14. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.30.30
      #445686
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Cobalt Blue / NP AC 2100 A
      #445686
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Deep Trance / NP PB 1477 A
      #4f568c
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  16. Fender

    1. ★ 02 / Lake Placid Blue
      #3f5c94
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  17. Sto

    1. ★ 34400
      #465d8c
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Homecoming Blue
      #485585
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Bottle Blue
      #486097
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  19. General Paint

    1. ★ Night Cap / CL 2357N
      #465a86
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  20. AMC

    1. Medium Blue
      #3c5891
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  21. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 4050-R70B
      #435690
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Southern Belle / 819
      #42558d
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Bistro Blue / 1421
      #54598b
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 10.9%
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-a5
      #496095
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. 37-b7
      #4c5e88
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 271
      #4e5587
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. Ultramarine 72BB 14/327
      #466096
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4030-R80B
      #4c5e89
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6180
      #485e8a
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
    2. 6181
      #455e8b
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  28. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Jewel / 346-7
      #455383
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blue Jewel 346-7
      #455383
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  30. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Petulant Pat / 7205
      #565d92
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  31. Ford

    1. Marine Blue
      #3d5586
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 9.2%

#495a8d HTML / CSS Code Examples

#495a8d foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #495a8d">…</p>

#495a8d background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #495a8d">…</p>

#495a8d shadow

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

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #495a8d">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4807309
Binary
01001001, 01011010, 10001101
Hexadecimal
#495a8d
LRV
≈ 10.7%
Closest short hex
#458 ΔE = 2.060
RGB
rgb(73, 90, 141)
RGBA
rgba(73, 90, 141, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.240, g: 0.296, b: 0.464
RYB
red: 0.286%, yellow: 0.340%, blue: 0.553%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11969907 / 0xff495a8d
HSL
hsl(225, 32%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(225, 32%%, 42%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 225° (225.000), saturation: 48% (0.482), value: 55% (0.553)
HSP
hue: 225.000, saturation: 48.227%, perceived brightness: 36.398%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.488, S: 48.991, L: 38.987
Cubehelix
H: -136.722, S: 0.458, L: 0.355
TSL
T: -2.315, S: 0.135, L: 0.356
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.482), magenta: 36% (0.362), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.447)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 65% (0.647), yellow: 45% (0.447)
XYZ
X: 11.210, Y: 10.651, Z: 26.659
xyY
x: 0.231, y: 0.220, Y: 10.651
CIELab
L: 38.987, a: 8.191, b: -30.315
CIELuv
L: 38.987, u: -9.712, v: -43.766
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.987, C: 31.402, H: 285.121
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.987, C: 44.831, H: 257.488
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.636, a: 4.198, b: -25.587
CIECAM02
J: 28.862, C: 36.962, h: 262.307, Q: 105.846, M: 32.323, s: 55.261, H: 312.295
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.319, jaune: -5.347, green: 0.622
LMS
L: 8.461, M: 10.356, S: 26.395
YCbCr
Y: 93.939, Cb: 152.905, Cr: 116.916
YCgCo
Y: 98.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 1.250
YDbDr
Y: 90.731, Db: 75.633, Dr: 33.728
YPbPr
Y: 90.051, Pb: 27.455, Pr: -10.846
xvYCC
Y: 93.338, Cb: 152.117, Cr: 118.473
YIQ
Y: 90.731, I: -26.512, Q: 12.273
YUV
Y: 90.731, U: 24.738, V: -15.556
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 4.743
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 2.851

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