#0048ae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0048ae is composed of 0% red, 28.2% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 58.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.8% black. It has a hue angle of 215.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 34.1%. #0048ae color hex could be obtained by blending #0090ff with #00005d. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 0
    • G 28
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 59
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#0048ae color description : Dark blue.

#0048ae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0048ae has RGB values of R:0, G:72, B:174 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.59, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 18606.

Hex triplet 0048ae #0048ae
RGB Decimal 0, 72, 174 rgb(0,72,174)
RGB Percent 0, 28.2, 68.2 rgb(0%,28.2%,68.2%)
CMYK 100, 59, 0, 32
HSL 215.2°, 100, 34.1 hsl(215.2,100%,34.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 215.2°, 100, 68.2
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 33.328, 23.071, -59.376
XYZ 9.956, 7.69, 41.002
xyY 0.17, 0.131, 7.69
CIE-LCH 33.328, 63.701, 291.234
CIE-LUV 33.328, -16.232, -82.155
Hunter-Lab 27.731, 15.556, -68.253
Binary 00000000, 01001000, 10101110

Color Schemes with #0048ae

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Alternatives to #0048ae

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#0048ae Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0048ae

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0048ae;}
.background {background-color:#0048ae;}
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Shades and Tints of #0048ae

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, #000711 is the darkest color, while #fcfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0048ae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #50565e is the less saturated color, while #0048ae is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0048ae 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.

  • #3e3e3e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #324054 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0054a6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005990 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006065 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0050a9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #00539b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00577f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population