#4e4e79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #4e4e79 is composed of 30.6% red, 30.6% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 35.5% cyan, 35.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 52.5% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 21.6% and a lightness of 39%. #4e4e79 color hex could be obtained by blending #9c9cf2 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 31
    • G 31
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 53
    CMYK color chart

#4e4e79 color description : Mostly desaturated dark blue.

#4e4e79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #4e4e79 has RGB values of R:78, G:78, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.53. Its decimal value is 5131897.

Hex triplet 4e4e79 #4e4e79
RGB Decimal 78, 78, 121 rgb(78,78,121)
RGB Percent 30.6, 30.6, 47.5 rgb(30.6%,30.6%,47.5%)
CMYK 36, 36, 0, 53
HSL 240°, 21.6, 39 hsl(240,21.6%,39%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 35.5, 47.5
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 34.901, 11.141, -24.448
XYZ 9.317, 8.449, 19.228
xyY 0.252, 0.228, 8.449
CIE-LCH 34.901, 26.867, 294.499
CIE-LUV 34.901, -2.484, -34.41
Hunter-Lab 29.067, 6.348, -18.874
Binary 01001110, 01001110, 01111001

Color Schemes with #4e4e79

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Alternatives to #4e4e79

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#4e4e79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #4e4e79

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CSS codes
.text {color:#4e4e79;}
.background {background-color:#4e4e79;}
.border {border:1px solid #4e4e79;}

Shades and Tints of #4e4e79

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f5f5f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #4e4e79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d5d6a is the less saturated color, while #0101c6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #4e4e79 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.

  • #535353 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #52525b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4c5981 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4c5a7e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4f5d63 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d557e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4c557c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4f576b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population