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#496997 Hex Color Code

#496997 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #496997 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #496997 is comprised of 28.63% red, 41.18% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #496997 has a hue of 215° (degrees), 35% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 476.11 nm.

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#496997 linear gradient to complementary #988748

  1. #496997
  2. #5e6e8b
  3. #6d727e
  4. #7a7771
  5. #857c64
  6. #8f8257
  7. #988748

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #345683
  2. #3b5d8a
  3. #426390
  4. #496997
  5. #506f9e
  6. #5776a5
  7. #5d7cac

Tones

  1. #496997
  2. #526a91
  3. #5a6b8a
  4. #606c84
  5. #666e7d
  6. #6b6f77
  7. #707070

Tints and Shades

#496997 to white

  1. #496997
  2. #6880a8
  3. #8798b9
  4. #a4b1ca
  5. #c2cadc
  6. #e0e4ed
  7. #ffffff

#496997 to black

  1. #496997
  2. #3e577c
  3. #334662
  4. #28354a
  5. #1e2532
  6. #13161c
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2139 C
      #4d6995
      ΔE = 0.710 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. ★ P 106-8 U
      #40679c
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ PMD-23
      #466996
      ΔE = 0.770 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. 590B-6 Flying Fish
      #476ca3
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-c5
      #45689a
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 34-c6
      #3b6997
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.15.24
      #4e6793
      ΔE = 1.274 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. 60.15.24
      #436c96
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey / 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 1.311 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Blue Odyssey 347-6
      #4e6897
      ΔE = 1.311 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  7. Ford

    1. ★ Bright Regatta Blue
      #436a97
      ΔE = 1.430 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. ★ Blue
      #48699d
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Ensign Blue
      #516a94
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Spinnaker Blue
      #506d94
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Abracadabra / CL 2356A
      #4f6c9b
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ Party Mix / CLV 1168N
      #44679b
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Azure B54-064-262
      #4e699a
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ Breakwater B54-054-263
      #536893
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  11. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 20 D 44 - Blue
      #3d699a
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  12. Duron

    1. ★ Luxe Blue
      #516790
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. ★ Down Pour
      #436690
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Express Blue 70BB 16/287
      #516897
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ 4194 Image Blue 50BB 18/276
      #4c6e9b
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6175
      #4d6990
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 6538
      #3a6aa2
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  15. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #4a6d98
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Bluer Than Blue
      #4f6d97
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Regal
      #506698
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Country Toile Blue
      #416d9f
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Blurple
      #406da2
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7328-63 Cobalt Pigment
      #3f6692
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. 7353-63 Laughters
      #4d679a
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  19. Sikkens

    1. ★ U7.27.36
      #506592
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
    2. U0.30.40
      #456f9e
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  20. Dulux

    1. Martian Skies 3
      #526c9d
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  21. Marston & Langinger

    1. Stow Blue
      #546a90
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Old Glory / 811
      #3a6a99
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  23. Dulux Australia

    1. Too Blue / A362
      #3d6995
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  24. AMC

    1. Spinnaker Blue
      #506d94
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  25. Plascon

    1. Calm Interlude B4-D1-4
      #406490
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  26. RAL

    1. RAL 5023 / Distant blue
      #49678d
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Shadow's Secret 27-13
      #476f9c
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. Blue Blood / 47BB 14/349
      #376999
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. Nautilus Blue
      #506a8e
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Saint Clair Blue
      #446397
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
  30. Earthpaint

    1. 2-36-5 Geneva Blue
      #4770a0
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 3-38-5 Celestial Violet
      #56688d
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  31. Bristol

    1. Twilight Blue / P108-C5
      #38669c
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  32. Taubmans

    1. Twilight Blue / T12 39.H4
      #38669c
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Velvet Gloves / T08 27-4
      #37689f
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  33. Crown Paint

    1. Double Denim
      #4d678b
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  34. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10429
      #386997
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  35. Olympic

    1. Blue Odyssey B47-5
      #4a6e96
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  36. Caparol

    1. 39/19
      #4470a0
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 15.4%

#496997 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#496997 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #496997">…</p>

#496997 background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #496997">…</p>

#496997 shadow

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #496997">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4811159
Binary
01001001, 01101001, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#496997
LRV
≈ 13.8%
Closest short hex
#469 ΔE = 1.780
RGB
rgb(73, 105, 151)
RGBA
rgba(73, 105, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.222, g: 0.319, b: 0.459
RYB
red: 0.286%, yellow: 0.375%, blue: 0.592%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11966057 / 0xff496997
HSL
hsl(215, 35%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 35%, 44%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (215.385), saturation: 52% (0.517), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 215.385, saturation: 51.656%, perceived brightness: 40.497%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 249.786, S: 59.151, L: 43.877
Cubehelix
H: -147.381, S: 0.474, L: 0.394
TSL
T: -1.916, S: 0.151, L: 0.395
CMYK
cyan: 52% (0.517), magenta: 30% (0.305), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 13.383, Y: 13.753, Z: 31.222
xyY
x: 0.229, y: 0.236, Y: 13.753
CIELab
L: 43.877, a: 2.033, b: -28.649
CIELuv
L: 43.877, u: -15.398, v: -41.819
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.877, C: 28.721, H: 274.060
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.877, C: 44.563, H: 249.786
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.085, a: -0.482, b: -23.956
CIECAM02
J: 33.071, C: 37.162, h: 251.955, Q: 113.301, M: 32.497, s: 53.556, H: 306.979
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.275, jaune: -4.986, green: 1.483
LMS
L: 10.645, M: 14.120, S: 30.930
YCbCr
Y: 102.479, Cb: 152.930, Cr: 110.686
YCgCo
Y: 108.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: -1.250
YDbDr
Y: 100.676, Db: 75.718, Dr: 52.638
YPbPr
Y: 101.496, Pb: 26.680, Pr: -18.116
xvYCC
Y: 103.167, Cb: 151.437, Cr: 112.086
YIQ
Y: 100.676, I: -33.841, Q: 7.546
YUV
Y: 100.676, U: 24.765, V: -24.280
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/8 ΔE = 3.041
Brand Color
Instagram ΔE = 5.176

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