#0048ab Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0048ab is composed of 0% red, 28.2% green and 67.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 57.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.9% black. It has a hue angle of 214.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 33.5%. #0048ab color hex could be obtained by blending #0090ff with #000057. Closest websafe color is: #003399.

    • R 0
    • G 28
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 58
    • Y 0
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#0048ab color description : Dark blue.

#0048ab Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0048ab has RGB values of R:0, G:72, B:171 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.58, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 18603.

Hex triplet 0048ab #0048ab
RGB Decimal 0, 72, 171 rgb(0,72,171)
RGB Percent 0, 28.2, 67.1 rgb(0%,28.2%,67.1%)
CMYK 100, 58, 0, 33
HSL 214.7°, 100, 33.5 hsl(214.7,100%,33.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 214.7°, 100, 67.1
Web Safe 003399 #003399
CIE-LAB 33.08, 21.838, -57.994
XYZ 9.666, 7.574, 39.478
xyY 0.17, 0.134, 7.574
CIE-LCH 33.08, 61.969, 290.634
CIE-LUV 33.08, -16.287, -80.124
Hunter-Lab 27.521, 14.534, -65.785
Binary 00000000, 01001000, 10101011

Color Schemes with #0048ab

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Alternatives to #0048ab

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#0048ab Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0048ab

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

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, #00060e is the darkest color, while #f9fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0048ab

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4f545c is the less saturated color, while #0048ab is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0048ab 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
  • #0054a5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #005990 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #005f64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #004fa7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #005299 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #00577e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population