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#497fb4 Hex Color Code

#497fb4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #497fb4 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #497fb4 is comprised of 28.63% red, 49.8% green and 70.59% blue. In the HSL color space #497fb4 has a hue of 210° (degrees), 42% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.91 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#497fb4 linear gradient to complementary #ae924f

  1. #497fb4
  2. #6682a4
  3. #7a8594
  4. #8b8883
  5. #988b73
  6. #a48e61
  7. #ae924f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2d689c
  2. #3770a4
  3. #4077ac
  4. #497fb4
  5. #5287bc
  6. #5a8ec5
  7. #6396cd

Tones

  1. #497fb4
  2. #577fab
  3. #617fa2
  4. #6b7f99
  5. #727f91
  6. #797f88
  7. #7f7f7f

Tints and Shades

#497fb4 to white

  1. #497fb4
  2. #6c93c0
  3. #8ba8cd
  4. #a8bdd9
  5. #c5d2e6
  6. #e2e8f2
  7. #ffffff

#497fb4 to black

  1. #497fb4
  2. #3f6993
  3. #345374
  4. #2a3f56
  5. #1f2b3a
  6. #141920
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ 570B-6 Handsome Hue
      #497fb5
      ΔE = 0.309 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
    2. ★ 560B-6 Warm Spring
      #387db6
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  2. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Hoeth Blue
      #4c7fb4
      ΔE = 0.441 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 34-c3
      #4b7fb5
      ΔE = 0.537 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 34-c4
      #4678ab
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  4. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 175 - Light French blue
      #4380b6
      ΔE = 0.807 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ Blue Seduction 1
      #4280b6
      ΔE = 0.919 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. 39BB 18/351
      #3c7aae
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  6. CIL

    1. ★ Portuguese Blue
      #5081b6
      ΔE = 1.190 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Azure Blue
      #4179af
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 14 240 / Pacific 145
      #4c80b8
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2173 UP
      #437cb4
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
    2. P 109-15 U
      #4b7eaa
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cenote Hac-51
      #4d7cb2
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. King Triton / PPG1242-5
      #3c85be
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Portuguese Blue / 45BB 22/347
      #5281b0
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Azure Blue / 39BB 18/351
      #4279a9
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  11. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7327-53 Wedgwood Dishes
      #5681b4
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
    2. 7328-53 Dazzling Cobalt
      #5280ac
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Prelude Blue 31BB 23/340
      #3f81b5
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
    2. ★ 4182 Portuguese Blue 45BB 22/347
      #437ab0
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Brook
      #517bad
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 18.9%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ Electric Blue
      #567fad
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  15. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Blue Bounty / 7246
      #5481b7
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Founder Blue / NP PB 1527 D
      #387db8
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  17. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7223D Blue Award
      #427ab1
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. 7233D Founder Blue
      #2680bc
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Blue
      #4781b1
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
    2. ★ Bedford Blue
      #5481b8
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  19. Tollens

    1. ★ T2006-3
      #537eb5
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  20. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 5012 / Light blue
      #3b83bd
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  21. Olympic

    1. ★ Blue Violet A47-5
      #4f82bc
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Blueberry Bush B48-5
      #4879af
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6122
      #4b79ac
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. 6496
      #327fbf
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. King Triton / 249-5
      #3984be
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Shrinking Violet / 348-5
      #5b83b2
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  24. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 3050-R80B
      #4679b1
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. Cool Blue / S 3050-R90B
      #4181b1
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Blueberry Bush / T10 40F-1
      #4579b2
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Garter Blue / T10 39C-1
      #5184bf
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  26. Glidden

    1. King Triton / PPG1242-5
      #3c85be
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. Bright Prelude Blue / 31BB 23/340
      #5184bf
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  27. AMC

    1. Lagoon Blue
      #4078ae
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Sapphire - 6963
      #4d78ac
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  29. Ford

    1. Blue
      #467aa8
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  30. Graham & Brown

    1. Mater the Greater
      #337fb3
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 19.1%

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#497fb4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#497fb4 foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #497fb4">…</p>

#497fb4 background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #497fb4">…</p>

#497fb4 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 #497fb4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4816820
Binary
01001001, 01111111, 10110100
Hexadecimal
#497fb4
LRV
≈ 19.9%
Closest short hex
#47a ΔE = 3.084
RGB
rgb(73, 127, 180)
RGBA
rgba(73, 127, 180, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.192, g: 0.334, b: 0.474
RYB
red: 0.286%, yellow: 0.427%, blue: 0.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11960396 / 0xff497fb4
HSL
hsl(210, 42%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(210, 42%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 210° (209.720), saturation: 59% (0.594), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 209.720, saturation: 59.444%, perceived brightness: 47.635%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.235, S: 71.874, L: 51.711
Cubehelix
H: -154.160, S: 0.613, L: 0.457
TSL
T: -2.208, S: 0.189, L: 0.458
CMYK
cyan: 59% (0.594), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.714), magenta: 50% (0.502), yellow: 29% (0.294)
XYZ
X: 18.572, Y: 19.889, Z: 46.031
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.235, Y: 19.889
CIELab
L: 51.711, a: -1.716, b: -33.361
CIELuv
L: 51.711, u: -23.237, v: -50.371
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 51.711, C: 33.405, H: 267.056
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 51.711, C: 55.473, H: 245.235
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.597, a: -3.709, b: -29.979
CIECAM02
J: 40.282, C: 44.072, h: 245.353, Q: 125.045, M: 38.540, s: 55.517, H: 303.725
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.273, jaune: -5.770, green: 2.467
LMS
L: 14.679, M: 20.975, S: 45.593
YCbCr
Y: 116.409, Cb: 159.259, Cr: 100.531
YCgCo
Y: 126.750, Cg: 0.250, Co: -8.500
YDbDr
Y: 116.896, Db: 94.949, Dr: 83.483
YPbPr
Y: 119.314, Pb: 32.710, Pr: -29.438
xvYCC
Y: 118.470, Cb: 156.733, Cr: 102.141
YIQ
Y: 116.896, I: -49.196, Q: 5.072
YUV
Y: 116.896, U: 31.054, V: -38.511
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/12 ΔE = 3.729
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 3.567

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