#494b55 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #494b55 is composed of 28.6% red, 29.4% green and 33.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.1% cyan, 11.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 66.7% black. It has a hue angle of 230 degrees, a saturation of 7.6% and a lightness of 31%. #494b55 color hex could be obtained by blending #9296aa with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #333366.

    • R 29
    • G 29
    • B 33
    RGB color chart
    • C 14
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 67
    CMYK color chart

#494b55 color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#494b55 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #494b55 has RGB values of R:73, G:75, B:85 and CMYK values of C:0.14, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.67. Its decimal value is 4803413.

Hex triplet 494b55 #494b55
RGB Decimal 73, 75, 85 rgb(73,75,85)
RGB Percent 28.6, 29.4, 33.3 rgb(28.6%,29.4%,33.3%)
CMYK 14, 12, 0, 67
HSL 230°, 7.6, 31 hsl(230,7.6%,31%)
HSV (or HSB) 230°, 14.1, 33.3
Web Safe 333366 #333366
CIE-LAB 32.044, 1.528, -6.187
XYZ 6.903, 7.104, 9.601
xyY 0.292, 0.301, 7.104
CIE-LCH 32.044, 6.372, 283.871
CIE-LUV 32.044, -1.567, -7.882
Hunter-Lab 26.654, -0.415, -2.7
Binary 01001001, 01001011, 01010101

Color Schemes with #494b55

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Alternatives to #494b55

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#494b55 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #494b55

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CSS codes
.text {color:#494b55;}
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Shades and Tints of #494b55

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f5f5f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #494b55

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #494b55 is the less saturated color, while #001a9e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #494b55 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.

  • #4c4c4c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4b4c4e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #53545d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #57525e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #51545a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4f505a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #524f5a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4e5158 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population