#494a42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #494a42 is composed of 28.6% red, 29% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.4% cyan, 0% magenta, 10.8% yellow and 71% black. It has a hue angle of 67.5 degrees, a saturation of 5.7% and a lightness of 27.5%. #494a42 color hex could be obtained by blending #929484 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333333.

    • R 29
    • G 29
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 1
    • M 0
    • Y 11
    • K 71
    CMYK color chart

#494a42 color description : Very dark grayish yellow.

#494a42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #494a42 has RGB values of R:73, G:74, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0, Y:0.11, K:0.71. Its decimal value is 4803138.

Hex triplet 494a42 #494a42
RGB Decimal 73, 74, 66 rgb(73,74,66)
RGB Percent 28.6, 29, 25.9 rgb(28.6%,29%,25.9%)
CMYK 1, 0, 11, 71
HSL 67.5°, 5.7, 27.5 hsl(67.5,5.7%,27.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 67.5°, 10.8, 29
Web Safe 333333 #333333
CIE-LAB 31.131, -2.099, 4.637
XYZ 6.18, 6.707, 6.123
xyY 0.325, 0.353, 6.707
CIE-LCH 31.131, 5.089, 114.353
CIE-LUV 31.131, -0.139, 5.658
Hunter-Lab 25.899, -2.731, 4.111
Binary 01001001, 01001010, 01000010

Color Schemes with #494a42

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Alternatives to #494a42

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#494a42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #494a42

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CSS codes
.text {color:#494a42;}
.background {background-color:#494a42;}
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Shades and Tints of #494a42

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #494a42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #494a42 is the less saturated color, while #798b01 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #494a42 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.

  • #494949 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #494948 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #55524b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5c504c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #545157 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #514f47 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #554d48 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #504e4f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population