#0048ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #0048ff is composed of 0% red, 28.2% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 100% cyan, 71.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 223.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #0048ff color hex could be obtained by blending #0090ff with #0000ff. Closest websafe color is: #0033ff.

    • R 0
    • G 28
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 100
    • M 72
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#0048ff color description : Pure (or mostly pure) blue.

#0048ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #0048ff has RGB values of R:0, G:72, B:255 and CMYK values of C:1, M:0.72, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 18687.

Hex triplet 0048ff #0048ff
RGB Decimal 0, 72, 255 rgb(0,72,255)
RGB Percent 0, 28.2, 100 rgb(0%,28.2%,100%)
CMYK 100, 72, 0, 0
HSL 223.1°, 100, 50 hsl(223.1,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 223.1°, 100, 100
Web Safe 0033ff #0033ff
CIE-LAB 40.982, 53.577, -93.413
XYZ 20.364, 11.853, 95.817
xyY 0.159, 0.093, 11.853
CIE-LCH 40.982, 107.686, 299.836
CIE-LUV 40.982, -16.038, -132.476
Hunter-Lab 34.428, 45.33, -140.91
Binary 00000000, 01001000, 11111111

Color Schemes with #0048ff

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Alternatives to #0048ff

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#0048ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #0048ff

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

Shades and Tints of #0048ff

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, #000614 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #0048ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #767b89 is the less saturated color, while #0048ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #0048ff 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.

  • #474747 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #39476c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0065c6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006bab Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007378 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #005bda Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #005ec9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0063a9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population