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#496cab Hex Color Code

#496cab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #496cab is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #496cab is comprised of 28.63% red, 42.35% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #496cab has a hue of 219° (degrees), 40% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 474.26 nm.

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#496cab linear gradient to complementary #b2a942

  1. #496cab
  2. #66759c
  3. #7b7f8c
  4. #8c897c
  5. #9a936a
  6. #a79e58
  7. #b2a942

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #325995
  2. #3a5f9d
  3. #4165a4
  4. #496cab
  5. #5073b2
  6. #5879ba
  7. #5f80c1

Tones

  1. #496cab
  2. #556ea3
  3. #5f709b
  4. #677393
  5. #6e758a
  6. #747882
  7. #7a7a7a

Tints and Shades

#496cab to white

  1. #496cab
  2. #6b83b9
  3. #899ac7
  4. #a7b2d5
  5. #c4cbe3
  6. #e2e5f1
  7. #ffffff

#496cab to black

  1. #496cab
  2. #3e598c
  3. #34486f
  4. #293652
  5. #1f2638
  6. #14171f
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 2145 U
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      ΔE = 0.811 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 2133 U
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      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 57.21.24
      #4b6db0
      ΔE = 1.240 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. 54.15.24
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      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  3. Duron

    1. ★ Lupine
      #4b6ea8
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  4. Disney

    1. ★ 3C-20-3 Poohs Umbrella
      #4a6da6
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 67 14 246 / Lago 80
      #4470b0
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
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    1. ★ 1-37-6 Prussian Blue
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      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dazzle
      #4c6fa7
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4218 Mauve Madness 69BB 17/324
      #506aa0
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3040-R80B
      #4e67a5
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2056 Royal Blue
      #3b68aa
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. 1-36-7 Electric Blue
      #3668a8
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  11. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  12. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bounty
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  13. Berger

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #506fb3
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Planet / NP PB 1506 D
      #4d71ab
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6497
      #386dad
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
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      #2e6eb3
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10448
      #566fae
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
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    1. 590B-6 Flying Fish
      #476ca3
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Becca Boo PPKR-39
      #556ca1
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
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    1. Blueberry Bush / 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Blueberry Bush 247-6
      #4e72b2
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
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    1. Corporate Blue
      #3669ad
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Aero Blue
      #416aa2
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
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      #3f67a5
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
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    1. Bright Blue
      #366dae
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Blue
      #3f6ca5
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  23. Dulux

    1. Mystic Mauve 1
      #5270a7
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Sheer Delight / T08 24-4
      #5571af
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
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    1. Anchor B57-073-272
      #526db2
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
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    1. 37-a4
      #4e679e
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 35-c4
      #4a6fa4
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
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    1. Dover Straits / 75
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
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    1. DE 5866 - Dover Straits
      #326ab1
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
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    1. Light Blue
      #5272ac
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  30. Tollens

    1. T2006-4
      #3f6faa
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
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    1. Calgar Blue
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      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  32. CIL

    1. Ribbon Dance
      #386eac
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  33. British Standard

    1. BS381 166 - French blue
      #3d66a4
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  34. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 15123
      #3a6ca7
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
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    1. V0.30.40
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#496cab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#496cab foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #496cab">…</p>

#496cab background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

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

#496cab shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #496cab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4811947
Binary
01001001, 01101100, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#496cab
LRV
≈ 15.1%
Closest short hex
#46a ΔE = 2.558
RGB
rgb(73, 108, 171)
RGBA
rgba(73, 108, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.207, g: 0.307, b: 0.486
RYB
red: 0.286%, yellow: 0.387%, blue: 0.671%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11965269 / 0xff496cab
HSL
hsl(219, 40%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(219, 40%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 219° (218.571), saturation: 57% (0.573), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 218.571, saturation: 57.310%, perceived brightness: 42.551%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 253.716, S: 64.791, L: 45.744
Cubehelix
H: -143.708, S: 0.598, L: 0.410
TSL
T: -2.043, S: 0.173, L: 0.411
CMYK
cyan: 57% (0.573), magenta: 37% (0.368), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 15.458, Y: 15.081, Z: 40.616
xyY
x: 0.217, y: 0.212, Y: 15.081
CIELab
L: 45.744, a: 6.786, b: -37.516
CIELuv
L: 45.744, u: -16.497, v: -56.476
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.744, C: 38.125, H: 280.254
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.744, C: 58.836, H: 253.716
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.834, a: 3.096, b: -34.828
CIECAM02
J: 34.698, C: 45.241, h: 255.652, Q: 116.055, M: 39.562, s: 58.386, H: 308.846
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.337, jaune: -6.588, green: 1.516
LMS
L: 11.210, M: 14.971, S: 40.194
YCbCr
Y: 105.951, Cb: 160.837, Cr: 108.162
YCgCo
Y: 115.000, Cg: -7.000, Co: -6.250
YDbDr
Y: 104.717, Db: 99.729, Dr: 60.326
YPbPr
Y: 105.081, Pb: 35.525, Pr: -20.398
xvYCC
Y: 106.246, Cb: 159.206, Cr: 110.082
YIQ
Y: 104.717, I: -41.090, Q: 12.201
YUV
Y: 104.717, U: 32.619, V: -27.826
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 4/10 ΔE = 2.639
Brand Color
General Electric ΔE = 4.233

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