#0048bb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0048bb is composed of 0% red, 28.2% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 61.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 216.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #0048bb color hex could be obtained by blending #0090ff with #000077. 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

#0048bb color description : Strong blue.

#0048bb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0048bb has RGB values of R:0, G:72, B:187 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.61, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 18619.

Hex triplet 0048bb #0048bb
RGB Decimal 0, 72, 187 rgb(0,72,187)
RGB Percent 0, 28.2, 73.3 rgb(0%,28.2%,73.3%)
CMYK 100, 61, 0, 27
HSL 216.9°, 100, 36.7 hsl(216.9,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 216.9°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe 0033cc #0033cc
CIE-LAB 34.44, 28.335, -65.252
XYZ 11.285, 8.222, 48.003
xyY 0.167, 0.122, 8.222
CIE-LCH 34.44, 71.139, 293.472
CIE-LUV 34.44, -16.04, -90.78
Hunter-Lab 28.673, 20.075, -79.188
Binary 00000000, 01001000, 10111011

Color Schemes with #0048bb

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Alternatives to #0048bb

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#0048bb Preview

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

Shades and Tints of #0048bb

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, #00040a is the darkest color, while #f6f9ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0048bb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #565c65 is the less saturated color, while #0048bb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0048bb 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.

  • #404040 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #334259 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0057aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005c94 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #006367 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #0051b0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #0054a2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #005986 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population