#497c9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #497c9e is composed of 28.6% red, 48.6% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 53.8% cyan, 21.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 204 degrees, a saturation of 36.8% and a lightness of 45.3%. #497c9e color hex could be obtained by blending #92f8ff with #00003d. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 29
    • G 49
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#497c9e color description : Dark moderate blue.

#497c9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #497c9e has RGB values of R:73, G:124, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 4816030.

Hex triplet 497c9e #497c9e
RGB Decimal 73, 124, 158 rgb(73,124,158)
RGB Percent 28.6, 48.6, 62 rgb(28.6%,48.6%,62%)
CMYK 54, 22, 0, 38
HSL 204°, 36.8, 45.3 hsl(204,36.8%,45.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 204°, 53.8, 62
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 49.857, -7.071, -23.494
XYZ 16.125, 18.299, 35.028
xyY 0.232, 0.263, 18.299
CIE-LCH 49.857, 24.535, 253.249
CIE-LUV 49.857, -22.578, -33.786
Hunter-Lab 42.778, -7.575, -18.605
Binary 01001001, 01111100, 10011110

Color Schemes with #497c9e

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Alternatives to #497c9e

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#497c9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #497c9e

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.text {color:#497c9e;}
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Shades and Tints of #497c9e

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 #fcfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #497c9e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d757a is the less saturated color, while #028ae5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #497c9e 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.

  • #717171 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #69737a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #747c9e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #717ca5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #498690 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #647c9e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #627ca2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #498295 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population