#0048b4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0048b4 is composed of 0% red, 28.2% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 60% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 216 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.3%. #0048b4 color hex could be obtained by blending #0090ff with #000069. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 28
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 60
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#0048b4 color description : Strong blue.

#0048b4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0048b4 has RGB values of R:0, G:72, B:180 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.6, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 18612.

Hex triplet 0048b4 #0048b4
RGB Decimal 0, 72, 180 rgb(0,72,180)
RGB Percent 0, 28.2, 70.6 rgb(0%,28.2%,70.6%)
CMYK 100, 60, 0, 29
HSL 216°, 100, 35.3 hsl(216,100%,35.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 216°, 100, 70.6
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 33.835, 25.517, -62.111
XYZ 10.554, 7.929, 44.152
xyY 0.168, 0.127, 7.929
CIE-LCH 33.835, 67.148, 292.334
CIE-LUV 33.835, -16.133, -86.17
Hunter-Lab 28.159, 17.624, -73.254
Binary 00000000, 01001000, 10110100

Color Schemes with #0048b4

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Alternatives to #0048b4

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#0048b4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0048b4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0048b4;}
.background {background-color:#0048b4;}
.border {border:1px solid #0048b4;}

Shades and Tints of #0048b4

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, #000103 is the darkest color, while #eff5ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0048b4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #535961 is the less saturated color, while #0048b4 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0048b4 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.

  • #3f3f3f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #324156 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0056a8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005a92 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006166 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0050ac Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #00549e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005882 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population