#00496b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #00496b is composed of 0% red, 28.6% green and 42% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 31.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 199.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 21%. #00496b color hex could be obtained by blending #0092d6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 0
    • G 29
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#00496b color description : Very dark blue.

#00496b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #00496b has RGB values of R:0, G:73, B:107 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 18795.

Hex triplet 00496b #00496b
RGB Decimal 0, 73, 107 rgb(0,73,107)
RGB Percent 0, 28.6, 42 rgb(0%,28.6%,42%)
CMYK 100, 32, 0, 58
HSL 199.1°, 100, 21 hsl(199.1,100%,21%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.1°, 100, 42
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 28.97, -6.042, -25.225
XYZ 5.036, 5.826, 14.768
xyY 0.196, 0.227, 5.826
CIE-LCH 28.97, 25.939, 256.531
CIE-LUV 28.97, -19.027, -31.954
Hunter-Lab 24.137, -5, -19.38
Binary 00000000, 01001001, 01101011

Color Schemes with #00496b

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#00496b Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#00496b;}
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Shades and Tints of #00496b

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000609 is the darkest color, while #f4fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #00496b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #31373a is the less saturated color, while #00496b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #00496b is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #373737 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2c3b41 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #414c6e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #374d74 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00555b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #294b6d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #234c71 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005160 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population