#46496f Color Information

#46496f Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #46496f. In RGB, it consists of 27.5% Red, 28.6% Green, and 43.5% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 36.9% Cyan, 34.2% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 56.5% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 235.6°, with saturation of 22.7% and lightness of 35.5%. The decimal value for #46496f is 4606319, and its nearest "web safe" color is #333366. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #46496f is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#46496f Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color70, 73, 111 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color27.5%, 28.6%, 43.5% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.725, 0.714, 0.565 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.369, 0.342, 0, 0.565 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color235.6°, 22.7%, 35.5% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color235.6°, 36.9%, 43.5% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color7.778, 7.215, 16.022 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color70, 73, 111 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code4606319 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color32.291, 8.921, -22.327 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)32.291, 24.043, 291.780 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color32.291, -3.450, -30.458 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color26.861, 4.680, -16.562 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.251, 0.233, 7.215 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4282796399 / 0xff46496f Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#333366 Copy

Shades of #46496f

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #46496f, its pure hue is 235.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 22.7%, and its lightness is 35.5%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #46496f, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #040407 to #424568.

Tints of #46496f

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #46496f, its pure hue is 235.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 22.7%, and its lightness is 35.5%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #46496f, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #515477 to #f4f4f7.

Tones of #46496f

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #46496f, its pure hue is 235.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 22.7%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #46496f, which range from #5b5b5b (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #000db5 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #46496f

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #46496f! For #46496f, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #46496f. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #46496f

This color, #46496f, consists of 27.5% Red, 28.6% Green, and 43.5% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 70, Green = 73, Blue = 111. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #46496f is 36.9% Cyan, 34.2% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 56.5% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R27.5%
C36.9%
G28.6%
M34.2%
B43.5%
Y0.0%
K56.5%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 70 73 111
Octal 106 111 157
Hexa #46 #49 #6f
Binary 01000110 01001001 01101111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 36 34 0 56
Octal 44 42 0 70
Hexa #24 #22 #00 #38
Binary 00100100 00100010 00000000 00111000

Analogous Colors of #46496f

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #46496f — which has hue 235.6° — its analogous colors are located at 205.6° and 265.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #46496f.

Triadic Colors of #46496f

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #46496f — which has hue 235.6° — its triadic colors are located at 115.6° and 355.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #46496f.

Complementary Color of #46496f

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #46496f — which has hue 235.6° — its complementary color is located at 55.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #46496f.

Split Complementary Colors of #46496f

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #46496f — which has hue 235.6° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 25.6° and 235.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #46496f.

Tetradic Colors of #46496f

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #46496f — which has hue 235.6° — its tetradic colors are located at 145.6°, 235.6°, 325.6°, and 55.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #46496f.

Monochromatic Colors of #46496f

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #46496f, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #282932 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #5f65b0 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #46496f

We want to make getting started with #46496f on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #46496f into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #46496f can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #46496f with other HTML elements.

#46496f Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #46496f.
<span style="color: #46496f;">The color of this text is #46496f.</span>

#46496f Background Color

The background color for this text is #46496f.
<div style="background-color: #46496f; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #46496f.</div>

#46496f Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #46496f.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #46496f;">This color for the shadow of this text is #46496f.</span>

#46496f Border Color

This is a div with border color #46496f.
<div style="border: #46496f 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #46496f.</div>

#46496f Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #46496f on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #46496f; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #46496f on a white background.</div></div>

#46496f Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #46496f on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #46496f; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #46496f on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #46496f to White

This is a gradient from #46496f to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#46496f,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#46496f,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#46496f,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#46496f,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #46496f to white.</div>

Gradient from #46496f to Black

This is a gradient from #46496f to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#46496f,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#46496f,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#46496f,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#46496f,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #46496f to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #46496f

In addition to using #46496f on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #46496f in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #46496f, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 70, Green = 73, Blue = 111). If you need details about the color coordinates of #46496f in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #46496f
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(70, 73, 111)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #46496f; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #46496f; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #46496f; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(70, 73, 111);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#46496f")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:70, green:73, blue:111, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:70 green:73 blue:111 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(70f, 73f, 111f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(70, 73, 111);
 

#46496f Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #46496f the same way. For those with color blindness, #46496f might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #46496f looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #46496f is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #46496f looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #46496f will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Recommended

We analyzed whether #46496f is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 8.6:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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