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#495e8b Hex Color Code

#495e8b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #495e8b is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #495e8b is comprised of 28.63% red, 36.86% green and 54.51% blue. In the HSL color space #495e8b has a hue of 221° (degrees), 31% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.96 nm.

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#495e8b linear gradient to complementary #8f8845

  1. #495e8b
  2. #5a6480
  3. #686b75
  4. #74726a
  5. #7e795f
  6. #878152
  7. #8f8845

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #374d79
  2. #3d537f
  3. #435885
  4. #495e8b
  5. #4f6491
  6. #556997
  7. #5b6f9d

Tones

  1. #495e8b
  2. #506086
  3. #576280
  4. #5c647b
  5. #616675
  6. #666870
  7. #6a6a6a

Tints and Shades

#495e8b to White

  1. #495e8b
  2. #67779e
  3. #8590b1
  4. #a3abc4
  5. #c1c6d7
  6. #e0e2eb
  7. #ffffff

#495e8b to Black

  1. #495e8b
  2. #3e4e72
  3. #333f5b
  4. #283044
  5. #1d222f
  6. #13151b
  7. #000000

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  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4030-R80B
      #4c5e89
      ΔE = 0.674 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
  2. Sto

    1. ★ 34400
      #465d8c
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6181
      #455e8b
      ΔE = 0.823 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
    2. ★ 6182
      #3d5b8a
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-b7
      #4c5e88
      ΔE = 0.863 / LRV ≈ 11.3%
    2. ★ 35-c6
      #406190
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Rocky Ridge B5-E1-4
      #4c5c88
      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Night Cap / CL 2357N
      #465a86
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Ringleader / CLV 1169N
      #4f6496
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  7. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Water Street
      #4e5d84
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Paddle
      #455b84
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
    2. Bottle Blue
      #486097
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  9. Chrysler

    1. ★ Caribbean Blue
      #47628d
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
    2. Santa Fe Blue
      #3a6194
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  10. Duron

    1. ★ Revel Blue
      #465a8c
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
    2. ★ Denim
      #43608a
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Brocade Blue / T10 38F-2
      #465a82
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. Roman Violet / T12 37.H6
      #4f5a84
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  12. Dulux Australia

    1. Integra / A377
      #406195
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
    2. Blue Dude / A389
      #4a5e94
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. Ultramarine 72BB 14/327
      #466096
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. 4242 Marble Swirl 90BB 14/242
      #555e85
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. Fancy Pants / CSP-525
      #546290
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  15. RAL

    1. RAL 5007 / Brillant blue
      #3e5f8a
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 11.0%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. Saint Clair Blue
      #446397
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  17. Albany Paint

    1. Little Boy
      #4a5880
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  18. Resene

    1. Jasper B53-058-263
      #4e6590
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  19. Sikkens

    1. U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  20. Ford

    1. Newport Blue
      #3d5985
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  21. Olympic

    1. Majestic Mount A45-6
      #43588b
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  22. CIL

    1. Sapphire
      #385f8f
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 11.0%

#495e8b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#495e8b foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #495e8b">…</p>

#495e8b 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: #495e8b">…</p>

#495e8b shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #495e8b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4808331
Binary
01001001, 01011110, 10001011
Hexadecimal
#495e8b
LRV
≈ 11.3%
Closest short hex
#469 ΔE = 3.515
RGB
rgb(73, 94, 139)
RGBA
rgba(73, 94, 139, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.239, g: 0.307, b: 0.454
RYB
red: 0.286%, yellow: 0.349%, blue: 0.545%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11968885 / 0xff495e8b
HSL
hsl(221, 31%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 31%%, 42%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.909), saturation: 47% (0.475), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 220.909, saturation: 47.482%, perceived brightness: 37.167%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.200, S: 50.515, L: 40.057
Cubehelix
H: -141.097, S: 0.427, L: 0.363
TSL
T: -2.140, S: 0.132, L: 0.364
CMYK
cyan: 47% (0.475), magenta: 32% (0.324), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 45% (0.455)
XYZ
X: 11.409, Y: 11.285, Z: 25.998
xyY
x: 0.234, y: 0.232, Y: 11.285
CIELab
L: 40.057, a: 5.022, b: -27.427
CIELuv
L: 40.057, u: -11.155, v: -39.422
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 40.057, C: 27.883, H: 280.375
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 40.057, C: 40.969, H: 254.200
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.594, a: 1.834, b: -22.369
CIECAM02
J: 29.772, C: 34.676, h: 258.182, Q: 107.502, M: 30.324, s: 53.111, H: 310.144
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.286, jaune: -4.806, green: 0.895
LMS
L: 8.987, M: 11.288, S: 25.754
YCbCr
Y: 95.759, Cb: 150.863, Cr: 115.586
YCgCo
Y: 100.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 1.750
YDbDr
Y: 92.851, Db: 69.435, Dr: 37.758
YPbPr
Y: 92.767, Pb: 24.915, Pr: -12.570
xvYCC
Y: 95.670, Cb: 149.886, Cr: 116.958
YIQ
Y: 92.851, I: -26.967, Q: 9.560
YUV
Y: 92.851, U: 22.711, V: -17.415
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 3.759
Brand Color
Facebook ΔE = 4.511

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