#00497b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #00497b is composed of 0% red, 28.6% green and 48.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 40.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 51.8% black. It has a hue angle of 204.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 24.1%. #00497b color hex could be obtained by blending #0092f6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #003366.

    • R 0
    • G 29
    • B 48
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 52
    CMYK color chart

#00497b color description : Dark blue.

#00497b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #00497b has RGB values of R:0, G:73, B:123 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0.52. Its decimal value is 18811.

Hex triplet 00497b #00497b
RGB Decimal 0, 73, 123 rgb(0,73,123)
RGB Percent 0, 28.6, 48.2 rgb(0%,28.6%,48.2%)
CMYK 100, 41, 0, 52
HSL 204.4°, 100, 24.1 hsl(204.4,100%,24.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.4°, 100, 48.2
Web Safe 003366 #003366
CIE-LAB 29.898, 0.771, -33.829
XYZ 5.957, 6.195, 19.62
xyY 0.187, 0.195, 6.195
CIE-LCH 29.898, 33.838, 271.305
CIE-LUV 29.898, -18.182, -44.653
Hunter-Lab 24.889, -0.834, -29.315
Binary 00000000, 01001001, 01111011

Color Schemes with #00497b

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Alternatives to #00497b

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#00497b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #00497b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#00497b;}
.background {background-color:#00497b;}
.border {border:1px solid #00497b;}

Shades and Tints of #00497b

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, #000305 is the darkest color, while #f1f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #00497b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #393e42 is the less saturated color, while #00497b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #00497b 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.

  • #393939 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #2e3c46 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3a4e7e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #245082 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00575d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #254c7d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #174e7f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005268 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population