#497b9d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #497b9d is composed of 28.6% red, 48.2% green and 61.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 53.5% cyan, 21.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.4% black. It has a hue angle of 204.3 degrees, a saturation of 36.5% and a lightness of 45.1%. #497b9d color hex could be obtained by blending #92f6ff with #00003b. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 29
    • G 48
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#497b9d color description : Dark moderate blue.

#497b9d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #497b9d has RGB values of R:73, G:123, B:157 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 4815773.

Hex triplet 497b9d #497b9d
RGB Decimal 73, 123, 157 rgb(73,123,157)
RGB Percent 28.6, 48.2, 61.6 rgb(28.6%,48.2%,61.6%)
CMYK 54, 22, 0, 38
HSL 204.3°, 36.5, 45.1 hsl(204.3,36.5%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.3°, 53.5, 61.6
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 49.515, -6.806, -23.437
XYZ 15.915, 18.016, 34.535
xyY 0.232, 0.263, 18.016
CIE-LCH 49.515, 24.406, 253.807
CIE-LUV 49.515, -22.213, -33.684
Hunter-Lab 42.445, -7.349, -18.53
Binary 01001001, 01111011, 10011101

Color Schemes with #497b9d

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Alternatives to #497b9d

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#497b9d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #497b9d

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.text {color:#497b9d;}
.background {background-color:#497b9d;}
.border {border:1px solid #497b9d;}

Shades and Tints of #497b9d

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, #05080a is the darkest color, while #fbfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #497b9d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c747a is the less saturated color, while #0288e4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #497b9d 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
  • #687279 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #737b9d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #707ba4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4a858f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #637b9d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #627ba1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #498194 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population