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#49ADFF Hex Code

Color Name: Picton Blue

What is hex #49ADFF Color?

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The color name of hex code #49ADFF is Picton Blue. The RGB values are (73, 173, 255) which means it is composed of 15% red, 35% green and 51% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:71 M:32 Y:0 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #49ADFF has a hue of 207°, 71% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

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Hex #49ADFF Color Codes

Color NamePicton Blue
RGB Values(73, 173, 255)
CMYK Values(71%, 32%, 0%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(207°, 71%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#3399FF
Inverse Color#B65200 [Windsor Tan]
Closest Pantone®298 C
Closest RAL5012 [Light blue]
Complementary Color#FF9B49 [Royal Orange]
#49ADFF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A7A7A7
Weighted Average (Most Common)#989898
Weighted Average (Luma)#9E9E9E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C7C7C7

Hex #49ADFF Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 49ADFF. Complementary color is FF9B49

Complementary Palette

The complement of #49ADFF is #FF9B49 which is called Royal Orange. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #49ADFF color is offered by #FF9B49. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (49ADFF, 4952FF and 49FFF6)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #49ADFF are #4952FF and #49FFF6, called Ultramarine Blue and Turquoise, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #49ADFF with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

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Split Complementary color palette with (49ADFF, FF4952 and FFF649)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #49ADFF are #FF4952 (Sunburnt Cyclops) and #FFF649 (Lemon Yellow). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (49ADFF, FF49AD and ADFF49)

Triadic Palette

#49ADFF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FF49AD (Wild Strawberry) and #ADFF49 (French Lime) along with #49ADFF, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (49ADFF, FF49AD, FF9B49 and 49FF9B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #49ADFF has #FF49AD (Wild Strawberry), #FF9B49 (Royal Orange) and #49FF9B (Very Light Malachite Green). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (49ADFF, F649FF, FF9B49 and 52FF49)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #49ADFF contains #F649FF (Purple Pizzazz), #FF9B49 (Royal Orange) and #52FF49 (Screamin' Green). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

49ADFF F649FF FF9B49 52FF49
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Hex #49ADFF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #49ADFF rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of 49ADFF Color


  • Transparent 6DBDFF6DBDFF
  • Transparent 80C6FF80C6FF
  • Transparent 92CEFF92CEFF
  • Transparent A4D6FFA4D6FF
  • Transparent B6DEFFB6DEFF
  • Transparent C8E6FFC8E6FF
  • Transparent DBEFFFDBEFFF
  • Transparent EDF7FFEDF7FF


  • Transparent 54A4E654A4E6
  • Transparent 5AA0D95AA0D9
  • Transparent 5F9BCC5F9BCC
  • Transparent 6597C06597C0
  • Transparent 6A92B36A92B3
  • Transparent 708EA6708EA6
  • Transparent 758999758999
  • Transparent 7B858D7B858D


  • Transparent 3A8ACC3A8ACC
  • Transparent 3379B33379B3
  • Transparent 2C68992C6899
  • Transparent 255780255780
  • Transparent 1D45661D4566
  • Transparent 16344D16344D
  • Transparent 0F23330F2333
  • Transparent 07111A07111A

#49ADFF Color Patterns

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Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.