#497ea6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #497ea6 is composed of 28.6% red, 49.4% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 56% cyan, 24.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 205.8 degrees, a saturation of 38.9% and a lightness of 46.9%. #497ea6 color hex could be obtained by blending #92fcff with #00004d. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 29
    • G 49
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 56
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#497ea6 color description : Dark moderate blue.

#497ea6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #497ea6 has RGB values of R:73, G:126, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.56, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 4816550.

Hex triplet 497ea6 #497ea6
RGB Decimal 73, 126, 166 rgb(73,126,166)
RGB Percent 28.6, 49.4, 65.1 rgb(28.6%,49.4%,65.1%)
CMYK 56, 24, 0, 35
HSL 205.8°, 38.9, 46.9 hsl(205.8,38.9%,46.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 205.8°, 56, 65.1
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 50.793, -5.691, -26.704
XYZ 17.09, 19.09, 38.859
xyY 0.228, 0.254, 19.09
CIE-LCH 50.793, 27.304, 257.969
CIE-LUV 50.793, -23.168, -39.141
Hunter-Lab 43.692, -6.644, -22.146
Binary 01001001, 01111110, 10100110

Color Schemes with #497ea6

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Alternatives to #497ea6

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#497ea6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #497ea6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#497ea6;}
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Shades and Tints of #497ea6

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, #010203 is the darkest color, while #f4f7fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #497ea6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #777878 is the less saturated color, while #0987e6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #497ea6 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.

  • #737373 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b757d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #737ea6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6f7ead Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #478993 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #647ea6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #617eaa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #47859a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population