#468ab8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #468ab8 is composed of 27.5% red, 54.1% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 62% cyan, 25% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 204.2 degrees, a saturation of 44.9% and a lightness of 49.8%. #468ab8 color hex could be obtained by blending #8cffff with #001571. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 27
    • G 54
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 62
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 28
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#468ab8 color description : Moderate blue.

#468ab8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #468ab8 has RGB values of R:70, G:138, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.62, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 4623032.

Hex triplet 468ab8 #468ab8
RGB Decimal 70, 138, 184 rgb(70,138,184)
RGB Percent 27.5, 54.1, 72.2 rgb(27.5%,54.1%,72.2%)
CMYK 62, 25, 0, 28
HSL 204.2°, 44.9, 49.8 hsl(204.2,44.9%,49.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.2°, 62, 72.2
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 55.009, -7.375, -30.527
XYZ 20.264, 22.938, 48.704
xyY 0.22, 0.25, 22.938
CIE-LCH 55.009, 31.405, 256.418
CIE-LUV 55.009, -27.924, -45.696
Hunter-Lab 47.894, -8.291, -26.768
Binary 01000110, 10001010, 10111000

Color Schemes with #468ab8

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Alternatives to #468ab8

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#468ab8 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#468ab8;}
.background {background-color:#468ab8;}
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Shades and Tints of #468ab8

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, #050a0d is the darkest color, while #feffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #468ab8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #778187 is the less saturated color, while #0297fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #468ab8 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.

  • #7b7b7b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #707e87 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b88b6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7488be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3e95a0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6889b6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6389bc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4191a8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population