#0048b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0048b9 is composed of 0% red, 28.2% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 61.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 216.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.3%. #0048b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #0090ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #0033cc.

    • R 0
    • G 28
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 61
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#0048b9 color description : Strong blue.

#0048b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0048b9 has RGB values of R:0, G:72, B:185 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.61, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 18617.

Hex triplet 0048b9 #0048b9
RGB Decimal 0, 72, 185 rgb(0,72,185)
RGB Percent 0, 28.2, 72.5 rgb(0%,28.2%,72.5%)
CMYK 100, 61, 0, 27
HSL 216.6°, 100, 36.3 hsl(216.6,100%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 216.6°, 100, 72.5
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 34.266, 27.534, -64.36
XYZ 11.072, 8.137, 46.883
xyY 0.168, 0.123, 8.137
CIE-LCH 34.266, 70.002, 293.161
CIE-LUV 34.266, -16.064, -89.471
Hunter-Lab 28.525, 19.37, -77.482
Binary 00000000, 01001000, 10111001

Color Schemes with #0048b9

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Alternatives to #0048b9

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#0048b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0048b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#0048b9;}
.background {background-color:#0048b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #0048b9;}

Shades and Tints of #0048b9

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, #000308 is the darkest color, while #f4f8ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0048b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #555b64 is the less saturated color, while #0048b9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0048b9 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
  • #324157 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0056a9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005b93 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006267 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0051af Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0054a1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005885 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population