#494ea4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #494ea4 is composed of 28.6% red, 30.6% green and 64.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 55.5% cyan, 52.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 35.7% black. It has a hue angle of 236.7 degrees, a saturation of 38.4% and a lightness of 46.5%. #494ea4 color hex could be obtained by blending #929cff with #000049. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 29
    • G 31
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 55
    • M 52
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#494ea4 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#494ea4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #494ea4 has RGB values of R:73, G:78, B:164 and CMYK values of C:0.55, M:0.52, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 4804260.

Hex triplet 494ea4 #494ea4
RGB Decimal 73, 78, 164 rgb(73,78,164)
RGB Percent 28.6, 30.6, 64.3 rgb(28.6%,30.6%,64.3%)
CMYK 55, 52, 0, 36
HSL 236.7°, 38.4, 46.5 hsl(236.7,38.4%,46.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 236.7°, 55.5, 64.3
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 37.013, 23.517, -47.304
XYZ 12.172, 9.545, 36.321
xyY 0.21, 0.164, 9.545
CIE-LCH 37.013, 52.827, 296.434
CIE-LUV 37.013, -6.563, -68.961
Hunter-Lab 30.895, 16.256, -48.076
Binary 01001001, 01001110, 10100100

Color Schemes with #494ea4

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Alternatives to #494ea4

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#494ea4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #494ea4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#494ea4;}
.background {background-color:#494ea4;}
.border {border:1px solid #494ea4;}

Shades and Tints of #494ea4

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 #f3f3f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #494ea4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d6e80 is the less saturated color, while #000ded is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #494ea4 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.

  • #565656 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #535466 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2a5dae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0061a2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #36666e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3557aa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1a5aa2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3d5d81 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population