#493d6a Color Information

#493d6a 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 #493d6a. In RGB, it consists of 28.6% Red, 23.9% Green, and 41.6% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 31.1% Cyan, 42.5% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 58.4% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 256.0°, with saturation of 26.9% and lightness of 32.7%. The decimal value for #493d6a is 4799850, and its nearest "web safe" color is #333366. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #493d6a 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#493d6a Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color73, 61, 106 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color28.6%, 23.9%, 41.6% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.714, 0.761, 0.584 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.311, 0.425, 0, 0.584 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color256.0°, 26.9%, 32.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color256.0°, 42.5%, 41.6% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color7.018, 5.795, 14.384 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color73, 61, 106 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code4799850 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color28.888, 16.278, -24.467 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)28.888, 29.387, 303.636 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color28.888, 2.602, -33.017 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color24.072, 9.914, -18.578 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.258, 0.213, 5.795 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4282989930 / 0xff493d6a Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#333366 Copy
Last Updated: December 7, 2022

Shades of #493d6a

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #493d6a, its pure hue is 256.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 26.9%, and its lightness is 32.7%. 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 #493d6a, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #040406 to #453964.

Tints of #493d6a

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #493d6a, its pure hue is 256.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 26.9%, and its lightness is 32.7%. 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 #493d6a, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #544873 to #f4f4f6.

Tones of #493d6a

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #493d6a, its pure hue is 256.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 26.9%, 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 #493d6a, which range from #545454 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #2d00a7 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #493d6a

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #493d6a! For #493d6a, 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, #493d6a. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #493d6a

This color, #493d6a, consists of 28.6% Red, 23.9% Green, and 41.6% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 73, Green = 61, Blue = 106. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #493d6a is 31.1% Cyan, 42.5% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 58.4% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R28.6%
C31.1%
G23.9%
M42.5%
B41.6%
Y0.0%
K58.4%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 73 61 106
Octal 111 75 152
Hexa #49 #3d #6a
Binary 01001001 00111101 01101010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 31 42 0 58
Octal 37 52 0 72
Hexa #1f #2a #00 #3a
Binary 00011111 00101010 00000000 00111010

Analogous Colors of #493d6a

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #493d6a — which has hue 256.0° — its analogous colors are located at 226.0° and 286.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #493d6a.

Triadic Colors of #493d6a

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 #493d6a — which has hue 256.0° — its triadic colors are located at 16.0° and 256.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #493d6a.

Complementary Color of #493d6a

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #493d6a — which has hue 256.0° — its complementary color is located at 76.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #493d6a.

Split Complementary Colors of #493d6a

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 #493d6a — which has hue 256.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 46.0° and 256.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #493d6a.

Tetradic Colors of #493d6a

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 #493d6a — which has hue 256.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 166.0°, 256.0°, 346.0°, and 76.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #493d6a.

Monochromatic Colors of #493d6a

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #493d6a, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #27242f — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #664bb0 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #493d6a

We want to make getting started with #493d6a on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #493d6a into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #493d6a 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 #493d6a with other HTML elements.

#493d6a Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #493d6a.
<span style="color: #493d6a;">The color of this text is #493d6a.</span>

#493d6a Background Color

The background color for this text is #493d6a.
<div style="background-color: #493d6a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #493d6a.</div>

#493d6a Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #493d6a.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #493d6a;">This color for the shadow of this text is #493d6a.</span>

#493d6a Border Color

This is a div with border color #493d6a.
<div style="border: #493d6a 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #493d6a.</div>

#493d6a Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #493d6a on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #493d6a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #493d6a on a white background.</div></div>

#493d6a Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #493d6a on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #493d6a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #493d6a on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #493d6a to White

This is a gradient from #493d6a to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#493d6a,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#493d6a,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#493d6a,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#493d6a,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #493d6a to white.</div>

Gradient from #493d6a to Black

This is a gradient from #493d6a to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#493d6a,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#493d6a,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#493d6a,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#493d6a,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #493d6a to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #493d6a

In addition to using #493d6a 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 #493d6a in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #493d6a, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 73, Green = 61, Blue = 106). If you need details about the color coordinates of #493d6a 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 #493d6a
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(73, 61, 106)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #493d6a; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #493d6a; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #493d6a; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(73, 61, 106);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#493d6a")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:73, green:61, blue:106, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:73 green:61 blue:106 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(73f, 61f, 106f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(73, 61, 106);
 

#493d6a Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #493d6a the same way. For those with color blindness, #493d6a might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #493d6a looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #493d6a 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 #493d6a 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 #493d6a 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 #493d6a 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 9.7:1 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
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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