#497b99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #497b99 is composed of 28.6% red, 48.2% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 52.3% cyan, 19.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 202.5 degrees, a saturation of 35.4% and a lightness of 44.3%. #497b99 color hex could be obtained by blending #92f6ff with #000033. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 29
    • G 48
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 52
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 40
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#497b99 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#497b99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #497b99 has RGB values of R:73, G:123, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.52, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 4815769.

Hex triplet 497b99 #497b99
RGB Decimal 73, 123, 153 rgb(73,123,153)
RGB Percent 28.6, 48.2, 60 rgb(28.6%,48.2%,60%)
CMYK 52, 20, 0, 40
HSL 202.5°, 35.4, 44.3 hsl(202.5,35.4%,44.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 202.5°, 52.3, 60
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 49.352, -8.055, -21.349
XYZ 15.579, 17.881, 32.766
xyY 0.235, 0.27, 17.881
CIE-LCH 49.352, 22.818, 249.328
CIE-LUV 49.352, -22.295, -30.253
Hunter-Lab 42.286, -8.239, -16.341
Binary 01001001, 01111011, 10011001

Color Schemes with #497b99

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Alternatives to #497b99

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#497b99 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #497b99

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CSS codes
.text {color:#497b99;}
.background {background-color:#497b99;}
.border {border:1px solid #497b99;}

Shades and Tints of #497b99

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, #030607 is the darkest color, while #f9fbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #497b99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c7276 is the less saturated color, while #038cdf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #497b99 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
  • #677177 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #747b9a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #727aa1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4b848e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #647b99 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #637a9e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4a8192 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population