#496aed Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #496aed is composed of 28.6% red, 41.6% green and 92.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.2% cyan, 55.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.1% black. It has a hue angle of 227.9 degrees, a saturation of 82% and a lightness of 60.8%. #496aed color hex could be obtained by blending #92d4ff with #0000db. Closest websafe color is: #3366ff.

    • R 29
    • G 42
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 55
    • Y 0
    • K 7
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#496aed color description : Soft blue.

#496aed Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #496aed has RGB values of R:73, G:106, B:237 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.55, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 4811501.

Hex triplet 496aed #496aed
RGB Decimal 73, 106, 237 rgb(73,106,237)
RGB Percent 28.6, 41.6, 92.9 rgb(28.6%,41.6%,92.9%)
CMYK 69, 55, 0, 7
HSL 227.9°, 82, 60.8 hsl(227.9,82%,60.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.9°, 69.2, 92.9
Web Safe 3366ff #3366ff
CIE-LAB 49.298, 30.95, -69.628
XYZ 23.185, 17.838, 82.337
xyY 0.188, 0.145, 17.838
CIE-LCH 49.298, 76.197, 293.966
CIE-LUV 49.298, -16.27, -108.825
Hunter-Lab 42.234, 24.077, -86.023
Binary 01001001, 01101010, 11101101

Color Schemes with #496aed

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Alternatives to #496aed

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#496aed Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #496aed

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CSS codes
.text {color:#496aed;}
.background {background-color:#496aed;}
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Shades and Tints of #496aed

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, #01040e is the darkest color, while #fcfcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #496aed

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9698a0 is the less saturated color, while #3a61fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #496aed 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.

  • #6f6f6f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #676e88 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0078ec Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007fcf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008891 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1a73ec Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1a77da Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1a7db2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population