#494b51 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #494b51 is composed of 28.6% red, 29.4% green and 31.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.9% cyan, 7.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 68.2% black. It has a hue angle of 225 degrees, a saturation of 5.2% and a lightness of 30.2%. #494b51 color hex could be obtained by blending #9296a2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 29
    • G 29
    • B 32
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 68
    CMYK color chart

#494b51 color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#494b51 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #494b51 has RGB values of R:73, G:75, B:81 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.68. Its decimal value is 4803409.

Hex triplet 494b51 #494b51
RGB Decimal 73, 75, 81 rgb(73,75,81)
RGB Percent 28.6, 29.4, 31.8 rgb(28.6%,29.4%,31.8%)
CMYK 10, 7, 0, 68
HSL 225°, 5.2, 30.2 hsl(225,5.2%,30.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 225°, 9.9, 31.8
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 31.904, 0.562, -3.839
XYZ 6.749, 7.043, 8.788
xyY 0.299, 0.312, 7.043
CIE-LCH 31.904, 3.88, 278.33
CIE-LUV 31.904, -1.364, -4.779
Hunter-Lab 26.538, -1.049, -1.057
Binary 01001001, 01001011, 01010001

Color Schemes with #494b51

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Alternatives to #494b51

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#494b51 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #494b51

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CSS codes
.text {color:#494b51;}
.background {background-color:#494b51;}
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Shades and Tints of #494b51

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, #080809 is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #494b51

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #494b51 is the less saturated color, while #022798 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #494b51 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.

  • #4b4b4b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b4b4c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #545359 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #59525a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #52545a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #505056 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #534f57 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4f5056 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population