#496cef Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #496cef is composed of 28.6% red, 42.4% green and 93.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.5% cyan, 54.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 6.3% black. It has a hue angle of 227.3 degrees, a saturation of 83.8% and a lightness of 61.2%. #496cef color hex could be obtained by blending #92d8ff with #0000df. Closest websafe color is: #3366ff.

    • R 29
    • G 42
    • B 94
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 55
    • Y 0
    • K 6
    CMYK color chart

#496cef color description : Soft blue.

#496cef Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #496cef has RGB values of R:73, G:108, B:239 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.55, Y:0, K:0.06. Its decimal value is 4812015.

Hex triplet 496cef #496cef
RGB Decimal 73, 108, 239 rgb(73,108,239)
RGB Percent 28.6, 42.4, 93.7 rgb(28.6%,42.4%,93.7%)
CMYK 69, 55, 0, 6
HSL 227.3°, 83.8, 61.2 hsl(227.3,83.8%,61.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.3°, 69.5, 93.7
Web Safe 3366ff #3366ff
CIE-LAB 49.944, 30.407, -69.699
XYZ 23.687, 18.372, 83.954
xyY 0.188, 0.146, 18.372
CIE-LCH 49.944, 76.043, 293.569
CIE-LUV 49.944, -16.832, -109.286
Hunter-Lab 42.863, 23.634, -86.127
Binary 01001001, 01101100, 11101111

Color Schemes with #496cef

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Alternatives to #496cef

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#496cef Preview

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

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, #010510 is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #496cef

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9598a3 is the less saturated color, while #3a63fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #496cef 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.

  • #707070 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #686f89 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0079ef Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0080d2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #008a93 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1a74ef Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1a79dc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1a7fb4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population