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#496bad Hex Color Code

#496bad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #496bad is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #496bad is comprised of 28.63% red, 41.96% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #496bad has a hue of 220° (degrees), 41% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 473.69 nm.

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#496bad linear gradient to complementary #b7b13f

  1. #496bad
  2. #68769d
  3. #7e818d
  4. #8f8c7c
  5. #9e986a
  6. #aba457
  7. #b7b13f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #315898
  2. #3a5e9f
  3. #4165a6
  4. #496bad
  5. #5172b4
  6. #5878bc
  7. #5f7fc3

Tones

  1. #496bad
  2. #556da5
  3. #5f709c
  4. #687394
  5. #6f758c
  6. #757883
  7. #7b7b7b

Tints and Shades

#496bad to white

  1. #496bad
  2. #6b82bb
  3. #8a99c8
  4. #a7b2d6
  5. #c4cbe4
  6. #e2e5f1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#496bad to black

  1. #496bad
  2. #3e598e
  3. #344770
  4. #293653
  5. #1f2638
  6. #14171f
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2131 CP
      #466aad
      ΔE = 0.519 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 2133 U
      #5870aa
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 0.856 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ 54.15.24
      #4f68aa
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-37-6 Blue Spell
      #4c67a6
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  5. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-a3
      #536da7
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 37-a4
      #4e679e
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
      #5070b0
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  12. Duron

    1. Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  13. Caparol

    1. 67 14 246 / Lago 80
      #4470b0
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  14. Chrysler

    1. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  15. Disney

    1. 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Starstruck / 141
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  17. California Paints

    1. DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. DE 5894 - Starstruck
      #4664a5
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  18. Laura Ashley

    1. 1505 Sapphire 5
      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  19. Mylands of London

    1. C.S.O. Blue (2)
      #5169b1
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Virtual Blue
      #476cba
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Sheer Delight / T08 24-4
      #5571af
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. Blueberry Bush / 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Blueberry Buckle / 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Blueberry Buckle 147-7
      #3c65ae
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6045
      #3b6bba
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 6497
      #386dad
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  25. Behr

    1. Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. Mischievous Mikena EBC-11
      #556a9f
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  26. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Calgar Blue
      #4272b8
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  27. Ford

    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Dazzle
      #4c6fa7
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  29. British Standard

    1. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 13.2%

Color Blindness Simulation

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#496bad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#496bad foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #496bad">…</p>

#496bad background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #496bad">…</p>

#496bad shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #496bad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4811693
Binary
01001001, 01101011, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#496bad
LRV
≈ 14.9%
Closest short hex
#46a ΔE = 1.984
RGB
rgb(73, 107, 173)
RGBA
rgba(73, 107, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.207, g: 0.303, b: 0.490
RYB
red: 28.627%, yellow: 38.578%, blue: 67.843%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11965523 / 0xff496bad
HSL
hsl(220, 41%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(220, 41%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 220° (219.600), saturation: 58% (0.578), value: 68% (0.678)
HSP
hue: 219.600, saturation: 57.803%, perceived brightness: 42.465%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 254.648, S: 64.890, L: 45.563
Cubehelix
H: -142.550, S: 0.614, L: 0.408
TSL
T: -2.086, S: 0.175, L: 0.409
CMYK
cyan: 58% (0.578), magenta: 38% (0.382), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.322)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 15.546, Y: 14.948, Z: 41.593
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.207, Y: 14.948
CIELab
L: 45.563, a: 8.083, b: -38.974
CIELuv
L: 45.563, u: -16.148, v: -58.815
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.563, C: 39.804, H: 281.716
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.563, C: 60.992, H: 254.648
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.662, a: 4.113, b: -36.721
CIECAM02
J: 34.526, C: 46.382, h: 256.703, Q: 115.766, M: 40.560, s: 59.192, H: 309.383
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.350, jaune: -6.859, green: 1.452
LMS
L: 11.059, M: 14.690, S: 41.153
YCbCr
Y: 105.643, Cb: 162.006, Cr: 108.388
YCgCo
Y: 115.000, Cg: -8.000, Co: -6.750
YDbDr
Y: 104.358, Db: 103.278, Dr: 59.644
YPbPr
Y: 104.510, Pb: 36.910, Pr: -20.036
xvYCC
Y: 105.756, Cb: 160.423, Cr: 110.400
YIQ
Y: 104.358, I: -41.458, Q: 13.345
YUV
Y: 104.358, U: 33.779, V: -27.511
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/12 ΔE = 2.006
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 4.435

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